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  1. Queen of drama to leave Qin Jia Yuan's centre stage

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... people between 2015 and 1949, the year Leung was born and the People's Republic of China was founded. That undertaking led Leung, 63, to announce on Tuesday that she would step down as chief ...

  2. City Digest

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Registrations for HK seats on NPC begin next month Registration of candidates for Hong Kong's 36 seats on China's 12th National People's Congress runs from July 10 to 25. Some 1,800 Hongkongers, mainly those who sat on the electoral college ...

  3. Political Animal

    Posted Sep 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the country. Among the 703 Hongkongers polled by the Beijing-friendly Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong this month, nearly 25 per cent said Qingdao, a coastal city in Shandong province, was China's biggest island. The correct answer is Taiwan. Asked who was president of the People's Republic, 12.6 per cent opted for Wen Jiabao who is the premier. ...

  4. Talking points

    Posted Oct 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... The Welsh-born Gillard, who favours Australia becoming a republic, shook hands with the Queen instead, a permissible protocol but one that sparked controversy on television, radio and social media. ...

  5. Love China, love HK, leaders urge

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... the People's Republic of China, which is the country's legitimate representative,' it says. The declaration warns Hong Kong could be marginalised in the country's development if people ...

  6. Suen says no brainwashing in morals class

    Posted Oct 16th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... the state of China's political and legal development,' he said. Meanwhile, Legislative Council president Tsang Yok-sing yesterday rejected a request by League of Social Democrats lawmaker ... of the People's Republic of China,' Leung wrote in his letter to Tsang. Citing Legco rules, Tsang replied that he could not put the proposed debate on the agenda because the matter would not be one ...

  7. 'Beijing is not playing favourites in HK top race'

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Gary Cheung and Colleen Lee A top mainland leader says Henry Tang Ying-yen and Leung Chun-ying are both 'acceptable' to Beijing as chief executive candidates, adding he hopes to see a fair fight in the race. Li Jianguo, vice-chairman of the Nati ...

  8. Flu fears seen as no reason to shun march and handover dates

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... activities would also be held to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. Pan-democrats echoed the calls and urged supporters to attend their July ... Ambrose Leung Pan-democrats and Beijing loyalists yesterday said they were confident that swine flu would not deter supporters from their respective camps from joining the July 1 march ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Infighting in pan-democrat and Beijing-loyalist camps during debate

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Squabbles in both camps in TV debate Infighting in both the pan-democratic and Beijing-loyalist camps bubbled to the surface as candidates for the Kowloon East constituency squared off in a one-hour televised debate last night. Pan-democrat rivals accused Democratic Party hopeful Wu Chi-wai of being a "pseudo pan-democrat" as the debate ...

  10. Enduring freedom will be Hong Kong's great legacy

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... but according to the regimes' needs. Hong Kong is in the unusual position of being the only part of the People's Republic where a free discussion of the past is permitted and where ... legislators' attempts to debate this issue. Democrats in Hong Kong are wrong to suggest that Mr Tsang should not play a role in this debate and it would be similarly unwise to suggest that Ayo Chan ...




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