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  1. Ching's appeal may not be heard in court, says lawyer

    Posted Sep 13th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Paggie Leung

    ... as that in the first trial,' said mainland lawyer He Peihua, attending a gathering of China University of Politics and Law alumni in Hong Kong yesterday. Ching, The Straits Times of Singapore's chief China correspondent, lodged an appeal last Friday after he was sentenced last month to five years in prison for leaking state secrets and military information to an institute in Taiwan. He has ...

  2. HK journalist confessed to spying: Beijing

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Josephine Ma

    ... investigation of this case and please believe that China- and its legal organs- will give a ruling in accordance with the law.' Mr Kong said he did not know whether mainland authorities had contacted Singapore or Britain about the case. Mr Ching holds a British National (Overseas) passport and has Singaporean residency. Singapore Press Holdings, publisher of The Straits Times, said ...

  3. US diplomat steps back from debate

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... are not going to agree on everything with China. But I think it's important that we have a very active dialogue.' He declined to comment on the likely move by Beijing to settle the dispute ... government to respond to people's aspirations for universal suffrage. Mr Hill, who currently holds the post of US ambassador to South Korea, stopped short of reiterating the US position, despite ...

  4. Tycoons heap praise on outgoing leader

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... to engineer Hong Kong's economic recovery, and he was confident the succeeding chief executive would earn people's support. Peter Woo Kwong-ching, the Wharf Holdings chairman tipped ... 'under his leadership we were able to build a meaningful and close economic co-operation with mainland China. 'Through his efforts, not only did the innovative 'one country, two ...

  5. Vatican waiting for HK to take up art exhibit offer

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Jimmy Cheung The Vatican Museums are still interested in teaming up with the Hong Kong government to hold an art exhibition in the city. Francesco Buranelli, director ... Buranelli said in an interview with the South China Morning Post. Asked whether the Vatican Museums foresees a role in bridging the Sino-Vatican divide, Dr Buranelli said: 'Indeed, that is our ...

  6. I'm not naive, says Exco's minority voice

    Posted Feb 13th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... 'As far as democracy is concerned, it's true that I am the minority in the council,' he told the South China Morning Post. He repeatedly avoided a direct response as to whether ... expectation.' He said he never felt he had to hold his tongue in Exco. 'But I am not so naive to believe that something that has gone through months of discussions in the government hierarchy can ...

  7. Review chief backs RTHK independence

    Posted Jan 26th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Wong said he endorsed the broadcaster's editorial independence. '[RTHK] is not [China Central Television]. If it were CCTV, this committee would not have been needed,' he said after defending the review at a special meeting of the Legco information technology and broadcasting panel. As the committee prepared to hold its first meeting today, Mr Wong sought to ease ...

  8. Governance blunders 'have led to conflict'

    Posted Jan 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... people's views in policy-making. Mr Leong's report- his first alternative policy address and work report- came as politicians and academics speculated on what the year might hold. Some ... air their views on what they want and force the central government and the prospective candidates to conform,' said the head of the China Business Centre at Hong Kong Polytechnic ...

  9. Tang sees budget deficit shrinking

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Kelvin Chan

    ... said yields from the Exchange Fund, which holds the bulk of the government's investments in the form of stocks, corporate bonds and treasury bills, were likely to be better than expected. ... half of the year, big companies such as HSBC, Hutchison and China Mobile have reported first-half earnings growth. Mr Tang said yesterday's forum showed there was a consensus to first ...

  10. New party to fight for democracy

    Posted Mar 21st 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... These are edited versions of articles by Jimmy Cheung that appeared in the South China Morning Post yesterday. The Civic Party, which was officially launched on Sunday, has voiced ... not position itself as holding crucial votes to tip the balance in the legislature. Ms Eu also said it would actively take part at all levels of open elections, but said it was too early to say if she ...




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