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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    For first time, Macau sees contested election for body that will choose next chief executive

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 04:25am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... candidates from various sectors- the first time that there were more runners than available seats. The remaining 56 representatives were chosen by the political sector- including the city's ...

  2. News - World - POLITICS

    US House Republicans hope Kevin McCarthy can restore stability as new No 2

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 11:20pm by AP

    ... as the front runner. A more competitive race took place to replace McCarthy as the party whip, the No 3 position in the House. That race was won by Louisiana's Steve Scalise- a clear indication ...

  3. News - World - POLITICS

    Hillary Clinton says she’s ‘thinking’ about 2016 White House run

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 02:18pm by Reuters in Washington

    ... widely considered the Democratic front-runner if she enters the race, was asked by an interviewer: “What’s your plan? Are you going to do it? You can announce it here if you’d like.” “I’m ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco sees proposal for technology bureau with HK$30 million budget

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 04:37am by Amy Nip, Tanna Chong

    ... said Nick Yang, executive vice-president of Polytechnic University, was front runner for the minister's job, while Witman Hung Wai-man, president of the Internet Professional Association, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Henry Tang urges realistic proposal for 2017 chief executive election

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:18pm by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Former chief secretary and the beaten front runner in 2012 suggests reforms should be conservative to ensure Beijing's blessing 2017 election proposal must be realistic: Tang Beaten chief executive hopeful Henry Tang Ying-yen has warned Hongkongers to expect a "tightly regulated" election in 2017 as he put forward electoral reform ...

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    Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor rules out bid for chief executive in 2017

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 05:33am by Tanna Chong

    ... Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee and pan-democratic legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing as front runners for the 2017 chief executive election. In the article in Chinese-language daily Ming Pao portraying ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Xi Jinping tipped to promote Communist Party allies to strengthen powerbase

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 04:57am by Reuters

    ... in March, the sources said. Li Zhanshu, 63, one of Xi's closest allies, is the front-runner to replace Han Zheng, 59, as Shanghai's party boss, the sources said. The party boss outranks ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Former finance chief Antony Leung laughs off talk of chief executive run

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:14am by Emily Tsang

    ... runner for chief executive, but he quit as financial secretary after he was found to have bought a luxury Lexus car just weeks before he sharply increased taxes on new vehicles. Leung is standing ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Civil nomination still possible: Basic Law expert Alan Hoo

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... continue nominating intended runners, while on the other hand, the public can also become nominators," Hoo, who is a barrister, said. And this would be followed by a second round of voting ...

  10. News - World - POLITICS

    New York mayoral debate turns ugly over Anthony Weiner's 'sexting'

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... contrite stance didn't last long, as he traded barbs with his rivals, including the race's new front runner, public advocate Bill de Blasio; the party's 2009 nominee, ex-comptroller ...




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