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  1. Immunity ruling by Standing Committee does present some problems for HK

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to say that the ruling of the National People's Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC) in the Congo case applies to any immunity that may be accorded to the Central People's Government ... impact of the ruling on Hong Kong's desirability as a venue for resolving commercial disputes is a valid one. The central government represents, as it should, the whole of the country ...

  2. Sneaking a peak behind top committee's closed doors

    Posted Oct 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... secretive session of more than 350 members of the Central Committee, people at home and abroad are more interested in issues that are not publicised but are surely discussed and debated during ... committee voted to make Vice-President Xi Jinping one of the deputy vice-chairmen of the Central Military Commission, giving unmistakable signs that he would take over as the country's leader ...

  3. Central Market machinations much ado about not much

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... One has to wonder about the point of the second public opinion survey launched by the Central Oasis Community Advisory Committee on April 1 ('Designs for Central Market unveiled', April 2). The first survey concerning the revitalisation of the 72-year-old Central Market building was carried out in February last year. The survey has perhaps an unintended ...

  4. Central Market faces a green rebirth

    Posted May 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Mabel Sieh Urban Renewal Authority project's theme is 'Central Oasis' The Central Market, which ceased to operate in March 2003, is one of the oldest heritage landmarks ... initiative called 'Conserving Central' in order to achieve a balance between development and conservation. As part of this programme, the Urban Renewal Authority (URA) was given the task ...

  5. Anything but a mall- plea for Central Market

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... it,' he joked. Michael Ma, from the Central Oasis Community Advisory Committee, said discussions about management would start in May when a roadshow of the four designs finished. A total ... Amy Nip Architects have come up with four very different designs to revitalise the Central Market building. But the public seems to have only one request- please don't turn ...

  6. Islanders sail into Central to march against incinerator

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Hundreds of Cheung Chau and South Lantau islanders landed at Central pier number five yesterday for a protest march against plans to build a giant incinerator on nearby Shek Kwu ... The incinerator would emit about 2,900 tonnes of sulphur dioxide and nitrogen dioxide and 217 tonnes of respirable suspended particles per year. Around 700 people took part in the march from the Central ...

  7. Designs for Central Market unveiled

    Posted Apr 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng Four very different designs- ranging from the minimalist to the radical- were unveiled yesterday for the 72-year-old Central Market building. But Hongkongers will be asked to 'interpret and develop' the final design with the Urban Renewal Authority, instead of just picking one from the four. David Lung Ping-yee, chairman of an advisory committee for the Central ...

  8. Morality television one big turn-off

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... programme to promote traditional Chinese culture and 'socialist core values'. It is a hardening of policies and a response to the Communist Party Central Committee's recent meeting ...

  9. 'Social management' unlikely to offer much in the way of justice

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... expanded and changed its name from the Central Committee for Comprehensive Management of Public Security to the Central Committee for Comprehensive Social Management. The rebranding may seem like a tweak, but adopting the phrase 'social management' underlines its renewed function under the powerful Communist Party Central Committee. The committee's responsibility, according ...

  10. Kuk irked over report on illegal structures

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of illegal structures. Leung said the central government's liaison office had shown concern over the row at a recent gathering with the newly elected rural committee members. The kuk has long ...




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