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  1. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Deng Xiaoping's legacy felt in Hong Kong's debate on political reform

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 05:31am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam Late paramount leader saw city as integral part of China, and Xi Jinping is of the same mind Deng's legacy felt in reform debate At midnight on June 30, 1997, the Union flag ... a close look at Hong Kong during his historic Southern Tour to Shenzhen in 1992, during which he reaffirmed China's open-door policy amid the then-heated debate on whether reforms would take ...

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    Debate over white paper both necessary and natural

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:57am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam There are many questions to be answered in Beijing's policy adjustment over Hong Kong Debate over white paper both necessary and natural The day Beijing released ... electoral reform. Given this, prolonged debate over the paper would be both necessary and natural. tammy.tam@scmp.com ...

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    Preschool politics and protests: it's not child's play

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 06:07am by Tammy Tam

    ... Parents were warned not to put their children's safety at risk by taking them to the Mong Kok site, where violence has flared in recent weeks. The debate got heated. Some were completely on the side of the police, saying kindergarten pupils were too young to be trying to comprehend the political debate- and why should they have to? And they argued that young children certainly ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Conflict between Leung Chun-ying and John Tsang Chun-wah can spur debate on city's future

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:30am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam Top two's differences on city's spending should stir up debate What happens to a government when its leader and its financial chief seem to be at odds; not about ... for all which needs confidence, not only from the government but also from the public, and this needs to be built through more rational debates. In this regard, what seems ...

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    We can't escape politics, but don't forget livelihood issues

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam Reform debate should not distract government and pan-democrats from all the other problems We can't escape politics, but don't forget livelihood issues At a Mid-Autumn ... Then a friend who is not in the media business asked me: "Don't you find it boring dealing with political news daily? I'm fed up with the endless debates on political reform." Well, ...

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    Beijing may not be a political party pooper after all

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam New battle lines for 2016 Legco election may signal a rethink Beijing may not be a party political pooper after all So, we have a new political debate on the table: not the 2017 ... strong enough to become a major party, if not a ruling party. Meanwhile there is deadlock on the 2017 universal suffrage debate. A government proposal based on the NPC's strict framework ...

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    Picking sides in the battle for reform

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by Tammy Tam

    ... pan-democrats to support its proposal depends on how loud and clear moderate public opinions are, he said. There are those who worry that the two opposing sides in the debate could set the city on fire ...

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    'Subversives' in Hong Kong not a new worry for state leaders

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by Tammy Tam

    ... of Hong Kong by "certain forces" as a base for the subversion of the nation. Li's stern warning triggered heated debate at the time. Some made the point that Beijing needed ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Politics and economy in Hong Kong can move forward hand in hand

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:26am by Tammy Tam

    ... as Premier Li Keqiang did not touch on the city's hotly debated ideas for constitutional reform- nor, of course, did the reporter from a pro-establishment Hong Kong daily who was picked to ask ... many political debates. That may well explain why Shanghai is the destination of an invitation to all 70 Hong Kong lawmakers, though the main theme of the trip is political reform. ...

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    In politics, the pursuit of perfection may be all in vain

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 05:05am by Tammy Tam

    ... This was the path the debate on universal suffrage took in a phone-in radio show last week. The male caller was challenging the pan-democrats' insistence on fighting for "genuine" universal ... is treated like a mid-way point, does it mean that both Beijing and Hong Kong have to go through all these painful debates again after 2017? Like it or not, in Beijing's eyes, Hong Kong has been ...




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