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    Moderate pan-democrat Tik Chi-yuen and the tough path of the middle road

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 06:45am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... back in the media spotlight after he accepted former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa's invitation to be the only pan-democrat adviser in Tung's new think tank Our Hong Kong Foundation. ... research. The foundation will set up sub-groups to look into priority areas such as youth issues, Hong Kong-mainland relations and political reform, Tik says. "There are many ways pan-democrats ...

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    Engineering a better future for minorities: Phyllis Cheung

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 06:46am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Phyllis Cheung's work on water projects in the developing world led her to join Unison and fight to help Hong Kong's 'forgotten' ... water-related projects in developing countries, before she headed back to her hometown of Hong Kong to fight for some of the city's forgotten people. Cheung, who took up her new job in September, ...

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    Protest talks thrust popular scholar Joseph Sung into political limelight

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 06:13am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... and University of Hong Kong vice chancellor Professor Peter Mathieson, even went to Admiralty to visit student protesters and urged restraint. They won public acclaim for helping ease tensions. Dr Ma ... Kong's best performing university head, in a territory-wide poll jointly conducted by the Education18.com website and the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme. And he has ...

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    Taiwan ready to take centre stage in cultural festival after 'gutter oil' woes: Lu Chien-ying

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 06:07am by Oliver Chou

    ... damage Taiwan gets ready to take centre stage It's a tough time to be putting on a Taiwanese cultural festival in Hong Kong, but the official in charge of the island's bureau here wants ... is still struggling to comprehend the food safety scandal that rocked the island, and Hong Kong. She says her "heart aches" over it. "The incident is so incongruous with the values ...

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    Silk puts facts on the shelf in his latest case

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 06:37am by CANNIX YAU

    ... in 1964, he began a legal career that in time saw him handle many high-profile cases. They included a Hong Kong criminal case in which he defended an arsonist whose deed claimed the lives of 12 ... Devlin's Wheel- a sequel to his first novel The Dharma Expedient, published in 2012- examines judicial independence in Hong Kong. In the novel, Beijing, the exiled Tibetan government and a Tibetan ...

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    Democrat looking out from the inside: Law Chi-kwong

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... … I am begging everyone I know to leave. At least stay away from the West Gate of [the headquarters]. I believe no one in Hong Kong can stop what may happen … I beg with tears." Law is known ... they might be removed by force … I have said all that I can and should say." An associate professor at the University of Hong Kong's department of social work and social administration, Law ...

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    Filmmaker Ruby Yang: looking at the city from a different angle

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 05:31am by Oliver Chou

    ... at the city from a different angle The last time Ruby Yang saw protests like the ones gripping Hong Kong in the past week was the 1967 riots. But she was too young then to make a documentary film on them. Fast-forward to 2014, and the filmmaker has again missed the opportunity- because she wasn't around. "Had I been in Hong Kong for the past three years, I would have," she ...

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    Politics no longer under doctor's skin

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 05:23am by Emily Tsang

    ... who last week joined a delegation of the city's elite to meet President Xi Jinping and discuss Hong Kong's political and economic future, may soon realise that politics ... for a population that is rapidly ageing? Shih, who has a private dermatology practice in Central, made a failed attempt to be elected as a legislator for the Hong Kong Island constituency in 2008. He ...

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    Ronnie Chan: philanthropist taking charity through the roof

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by Denise Tsang

    ... philanthropist taking charity through roof A staunch supporter of Hong Kong's chief executive, a vocal property tycoon and a heritage crusader at Beijing's Forbidden City, Ronnie Chan Chichung ... sinner" for his unwillingness to spend money on Hong Kong's development. Tsang said the accusation was "too much". Now 64, Chan, an American citizen born in Hong Kong, has deep ...

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    Randy Yu: man of discretion with the heart of a villager

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... committees in Hong Kong would be unable to find members," he told the South China Morning Post, over coffee in the lounge of a five-star hotel near his Tsim Sha Tsui office. "Hong Kong has ... which would certainly put him in the socioeconomic elite in Hong Kong. He can be described as a business executive, green group organiser, academic and heritage conservationist. He is a board ...




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