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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco success hits low point as fewer than one third of bills passed into law

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Efficiency of government and lawmakers called into question as fewer than a third of gazetted bills are passed in current legislative session Legco's success rate hits low point Fewer than a third of the bills gazetted by the government have been passed in this legislative session- the worst performance for several years. It raises questions ...

  2. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Clinton gives inside account of US turmoil after helping blind activist Chen Guangcheng

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 11:15am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington But ex-US secretary of state says why it was important to help Chen despite 'political fire' Hillary Clinton in her new book passionately ... to the United States. Clinton credited her assistant secretary of state for East Asia, the flamboyant academic Kurt Campbell, with his role in the episode and said at one point he volunteered to resign ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Patsy Moy, Emily Tsang

    ... Patsy Moy and Emily Tsang Finance chief says property levies piling up at law firms while lawmakers are filibustering Tsang frets over delay to stamp duty bill's passage Law firms ... "If we are forced to resume debate on the second reading on Friday or even later due to filibustering or other reasons, there will be a bigger risk the bill will not be passed." ...

  4. Business - Companies - LEGISLATION

    Workers' rights key for legislators in weighing up Hong Kong bankruptcy bill

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Worker protection key in backing for 'Chapter 11' bill Employee protection will be a key consideration for lawmakers deciding whether to support ... into liquidation immediately. The government plans to introduce the bill before the current Legislative Council's term expires in June 2016. Government officials will brief lawmakers on the proposal ...

  5. News - World - POLITICS

    Hillary Clinton writes in memoir that support for war in Iraq was a 'painful mistake'

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 11:32pm by WASHPOST

    ... The Washington Post Former secretary of state reiterates in memoir that support for action was a mistake, but says she has yet to decide on running for president Clinton says of Iraq war vote:I got it wrong Hillary Rodham Clinton has used her strongest language yet to admit her 2002 Senate vote backing military action in Iraq was a mistake. The former secretary of state ...

  6. News - World - MEDIA

    ABC news anchor Diane Sawyer signs off to pursue new challenge

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 09:25pm by AFP

    ... advisor to president Bill Clinton, will meanwhile become ABC's chief anchor, "driving our live network coverage for the biggest stories", ABC News said. A one-time TV weather girl ...

  7. News - World - RUSSIA

    Vladimir Putin describes Hillary Clinton as weak over Hitler comment

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 10:51pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Sarcastic Putin describes Hillary Clinton as 'weak' Russian President Vladimir Putin has waded into US politics, describing former secretary of state Hillary Clinton, a possible 2016 presidential candidate, as "weak" in some sarcastic comments about women. In an interview on French television on Wednesday, Putin was asked ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 05:46am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial I wouldn't be surprised if it [the laptop] goes for US$100,000 or more Auction house spokesman Bobby Livingston on the sale of a laptop Bill Clinton used to e-mail a U.S. astronaut   We are now in the 21st century and yet some people still work in such a terrible environment Union of Hong Kong Dockers leader Stanley Ho Wai-hong on possible further strike ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Change for better, or worse? Clearing up confusion over marriage bill rights

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 02:27pm by YORK CHOW

    ... York Chow York Chow says transsexuals' right to marry should not be made conditional on surgery Change for better, or worse? Clearing up the confusion over marriage bill On July 9, the Legislative Council will resume its second and third reading of the Marriage (Amendment) Bill. The bill was gazetted in February to implement the order of the Court of Final Appeal, which provides ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Staff and Agencies

    ... is fragile. A government commission said last month that the wage base should rise by HK$2 to HK$30.   Clinton speaks to youthful audience Former US president Bill Clinton and other top personalities ...




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