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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Political parties should take lead and improve transparency on donations

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 03:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Parties must take lead on funding Political donations are a sensitive issue the world over, even more so in a place like Hong Kong where transparency is limited. While individuals are subject to basic election spending rules and declaration of interest requirement, funding for political parties is unregulated. The situation does not resonate with our claim ...

  2. News - World - CONFLICT

    Xi Jinping repeats call for political solution to end Syrian civil war

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 09:33pm by Reuters

    ... Agencies in Beijing and Damascus President does not mention Assad election win which the US labelled a 'disgrace' Xi repeats call for political solution to end Syrian war President Xi Jinping yesterday repeated a call for a political resolution to the Syrian crisis via a transitional government, and offered to boost aid for refugees, after Bashar al-Assad ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Pro-democracy website House News closes, citing political pressure, low revenue

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:26am by SHIRLEY ZHAO, Gary Cheung

    ... Shirley Zhao and Gary Cheung Co-founder of House News cites political pressure, poor ad sales and growing fear Web news site pushing democracy shuts down House News, a pro-democracy news website and blog, announced its sudden closure yesterday. A co-founder cited fear, political pressure and low advertising revenues as reasons. In a letter posted on the website's front page, ...

  4. News - China Digest

    The Post's daily China news round-up- July 14, 2014

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 07:32am

    ... China’s shaky Latin American liabilities |Source: The National Interest President Xi Jinping is likely to announce new multibillion deals at the upcoming BRICS summit—deals that amount to a doubling down on an already risky Chinese bet. India and China – clash of the titans |Source: Financial Times “China’s business environment will deliver challenges for a few more years ...

  5. News - China - CENSORSHIP

    China’s censors take aim at popular internet TV operators that offer foreign shows

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 06:47pm by WU NAN

    ... and set-top-box operators are now the next target of China’s media watchdog, which has requested the companies to follow strict orders on censoring their content – including foreign television shows. ... of the most popular foreign shows aired on numerous internet portals in China include the Vampire Diaries, Gossip Girl, Sherlock and  The Big Bang Theory. An analyst said Sarft was worried ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books

    Journalist turns China experience into thriller

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by James Kidd

    ... hard to believe, but you do get bugged and watched in China. Particularly at periods of high political tension such as the June 4 anniversary or when there is a lot of popular protest. ... James Kidd Debut spy thriller draws on Chinese whispers Adam Brookes reported for the BBC from China, Indonesia and the United States for many years, and drew on his life as a foreign ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Both sides are still poles apart in the debate on political reform

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 04:01am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Still poles apart in reform debate Hong Kong is nowhere near consensus on universal suffrage. Despite a five-month public consultation, the political divide remains just ... of the nominating committee stipulated by the Basic Law, will be formally ruled out when the top legislature lays down the framework for political reform next month. This may expedite the civil disobedience ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    UK will mobilise global community if China breaches ‘one country, two systems’: Nick Clegg

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 01:42pm by Tony Cheung and Joyce Ng

    ... avenue available" if China breaches the agreement vowing "one country, two systems" for Hong Kong. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg was quoted as telling ex-chief Secretary Anson ... Parliament The meeting drew a strong rebuke from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing, with China issuing a complaint to Britain. "The Chinese side urges the British side to truly respect ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Fall of Zhou Yongkang no cause for hope of change

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 07:05pm by Chang Ping

    ... distinctly different visions for China; whichever side won changed China forever. Deng Xiaoping's economic reforms and opening up changed the political landscape created by Mao Zedong. Later, ... be said to represent a political vision, it was of a China where public security authorities would become so powerful that all levels of public security bureau chiefs would become members ...

  10. News - China Digest

    The Post's daily China news round-up- July 17, 2014

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 07:52am

    ... China sees a recovery, on paper |Source: New York Times independent surveys of businesses across China show that in sector after sector, sales and confidence are still deteriorating. Foreign companies are easy prey in Xi’s China |Source: Financial Times Targeting multinationals poses little risk but offers much in domestic political gain. Will Xiaomi be able to replicate ...




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