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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Umbrella movement heading for an unhappy ending

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 05:26am by Howard Winn

    ... authorities to make significant concessions with respect to the structure of the nominating committee for the 2017 chief executive election, since this would be viewed as yielding to popular pressure. ...

  2. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    No revolution, but let's hope youth protests are a catalyst for change

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 06:05am by Richard Wong

    ... Executive Leung Chun-Ying and the withdrawal of the August 31 resolution of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress was unrealistic. It is also at odds with the more modest initial objectives of the students and the Occupy Central movement. This is not surprising. Nascent movements often produce fiery rhetoric to rally supporters. But diversity is essential for Hong ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Michael DeGolyer explains the anaconda strategy

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:46am by Howard Winn

    ... Central student movement. DeGolyer believes this is the most likely strategy to be deployed by the mainland. The first step has already been taken with the banning of mainland group tours to Hong ... of the nomination committee and who votes for it. These are things that can perhaps be argued for more effectively, given the recent events. But to remain an effective force that can count on public support ...

  4. Business - Comment - MONEY MATTERS

    Hong Kong to pay for politics of tear gas and anarchy

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:46am by Shirley Yam

    ... gas. None of these arguments are too convincing. The Occupy Central movement has been brewing out in public for more than a year. The most enlightening answer comes from a political veteran; ... reserved for the Party Secretary. On the same day, the front page of the People's Daily published a commentary stressing the central government's "full confidence" in Leung. ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - PROTESTS

    Five bank branches in Hong Kong shut due to Occupy Central disruptions

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 11:43am by TIFFANY AP

    ... clashes between protesters and police, with the Occupy Central movement now entering its 23rd day. At its peak on September 29, the number of closures totalled 36 branches, offices or ATMs of 20 ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Tycoon bids for a piece of Central Police Station project

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 01:17am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn The Jockey Club CPS (JCCPS), which is charged with overseeing the Central Police Station Revitalisation Project, is getting close to appointing an operator for the heritage and contemporary art element of the scheme. Indeed the committee is tomorrow interviewing billionaire Adrian Cheng Chi-kong and Calvin Hui, who are co-founders of the not-for-profit organisation Arts ...

  7. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    What did Premier Li really try to say about Occupy Central?

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by George Chen

    ... For the first time since the outbreak of the Occupy Central movement last month,  Premier Li Keqiang has offered some clues on how Beijing wants to see the pro-democracy protests brought to an end, ... by some in Hong Kong that the central government might intervene, even with the use of military force. When Li tried to offer his suggestions on how the crisis should be ended – while avoiding ...

  8. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    Fight against universal suffrage is all about money

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by Peter Guy

    ... Kong's economy and industry. It was always about money. Speaking in Hong Kong last week, Wang Zhenmin, a dean of Tsinghua University Law School and a former member of the Basic Law Committee who acts as an adviser to the central government, defended the plan, saying: "Less-than-perfect universal suffrage is better than no universal suffrage." He emphasised it was important ...

  9. Business - Money

    HK lawmakers grill minister on launch of stock connect scheme

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:16pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Several lawmakers grilled a financial minister on Wednesday morning on whether the Occupy Central protests in Hong Kong have led to a delay of the stock ... would miss its October deadline and would be delayed as a result of Occupy Central? The street protests over the past few weeks have affected international investors’ confidence to trade ...

  10. Business - Economy - BANKING

    HSBC in Nathan Road now the only bank branch closed in Mong Kok

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:47am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Road have seen intermittent violent clashes between protesters and police, with the Occupy Central movement now entering its 25th day. At its peak on September 29, the number of closures ...




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