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  1. It's business as usual

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com The composition of the Hong Kong delegation to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) is by no means a microcosm of Hong Kong ... chapters of the CPPCC in Guangdong and Fujian are businesspeople. Among the 950 delegates to the Guangdong chapter of the CPPCC, 130 come from Hong Kong and Macau, with more than 100 being ...

  2. Beijing signals rethink on HK delegates

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Affairs Committee of the CPPCC, said 90 per cent of Hong Kong's delegation of about 200 to the CPPCC is made up of businesspeople. The CPPCC began its annual meeting in Beijing on Saturday. ... mainland's] reform and opening up..., many Hong Kong businessmen who made a certain amount of investment on the mainland were appointed as CPPCC delegates. 'With Hong Kong preparing for universal ...

  3. Counter demand

    Posted Mar 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A group of members of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) has demanded the apology of Martin Lee Chu-ming for unbecoming behaviour in testifying to a US ... desire for universal suffrage. Worse, certain CPPCC members advocated laws to censure Hong Kong legislators suspected of violating the Basic Law. This invited interference in Hong Kong affairs, ...

  4. More balanced view needed on advisers

    Posted Jun 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Chinese constitution, the CPPCC is responsible for advising the ruling Communist Party on all matters concerning the governance of the country. Mainland authorities appoint prominent members ... and national chapters of the CPPCC exceeds 5,000. Among them, more than 2,000 are in the Guangdong chapters. Most of them are appointed because of their ancestral or business links with different ...


    Armed guards for fishing fleets, says hawkish ex-PLA chief

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 05:01pm by Ernest Kao

    ... opened it in February. It was rumoured that Luo was not reselected as a member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) in March because of his outgoing personality. ...

  6. Legislators in plea to Beijing over new trade, labour laws

    Posted Mar 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... tens of thousands of Hong Kong factory owners victimised by new trade and labour policies. CPPCC delegates Jeffrey Lam Kin-fung and Andrew Leung Kwan-yuen are both Liberal Party members who run factories in the Pearl River Delta. They will submit proposals to the CPPCC's first meeting in an attempt to delay the implementation of controversial laws on the processing trade and labour ...

  7. Corridors of power must be open to all

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Beijing, the work of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) usually does not receive much attention during the year. That said, the conference remains the official ... of Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Overseas Chinese Affairs Committee of the CPPCC, said there was a high proportion of members from the business community due to historical reasons. He said ...

  8. Studying Basic Law 'is like filial piety'

    Posted Mar 09th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC). Secretary for Home Affairs Patrick Ho Chi-ping welcomed the idea, describing the study of the 121-page mini-constitution as a life-long learning process. ... 50 CPPCC members. Missing from the proposal, however, was a call for a mechanism to assess any breach of the oath of allegiance by those in office. Mr Lee had said he would consider tabling ...

  9. Call to ease rules on research funds

    Posted Mar 05th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference at the Great Hall of the People tomorrow afternoon. CPPCC chairman Jia Qinglin will meet Hong Kong delegates to the CPPCC tomorrow morning. ...

  10. News - China

    Briefs, October 20, 2012

    Posted Oct 20th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF, WIRE

    ... Jia: Beijing 'must stand firm on Tibet' Politburo Standing Committee member and CPPCC chairman Jia Qinqlin said yesterday that Beijing must stick to its policy on the struggle against "the Dalai Lama clique", state media reported. In a review of Beijing's policies on Tibet and neighbouring Tibetan areas over the past decade, Jia concluded that Tibet ...




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