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  1. EU businesses complain of discrimination

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of discrimination over the past two years. While 79 per cent are optimistic about business growth, the Business Confidence Survey 2011, released yesterday in Beijing by the European Union Chamber ... in last year's survey. Some 46 per cent believe discrimination will worsen in the next two years, up from 36 per cent in last year's survey. Eighty-three per cent of the 598 respondents ...

  2. Experts urge end to whining about tough piracy laws

    Posted Apr 27th 2006, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao They say China needs to meet world standards It is time for Beijing to stop complaining that China has been held to discriminatively high standards of intellectual property ... of Economics and Law in Wuhan, said: 'We should not complain that the level of China's IPR protection system, which has been revised to meet the requirements of WTO entry, is too high.' ...

  3. Fresh call goes out for Beijing 'jasmine' rallies

    Posted Mar 01st 2011, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... regulated the internet in accordance with the law. ...

  4. Parties need to open up; law must protect them

    Posted Jun 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... opposition in 2003 to the introduction of national security legislation under Article 23 of the Basic Law. The party's principled stance has earned it the respect of large sectors ... By discriminating between those it considers friends and those it does not, Beijing has signalled clearly to the public that political correctness matters a great deal to it. No wonder many employers ...

  5. Africans in Beijing say discrimination on the rise

    Posted Oct 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Tom Mackenzie

    ... the perception that all drug dealers are black is fuelling racism and discrimination in the capital, which in just 10 months' time will be hosting the Olympics and thousands of black athletes ... we try to keep them out. If I hear an African accent, I'll ask them to leave.' But despite what many of Beijing's black residents feel is increasing discrimination, few say ...

  6. News - China

    Beijing woman sues mother-in-law over late husband's car number plate

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 02:43pm by Amy Li

    ... A Beijing woman is suing her mother-in-law over the right to own a car number plate which belonged to her late husband, the Beijing Legal Evening News reports. The woman, surnamed Ren, ... remained intact: his Beijing car number plate. Car number plates in China's capital are highly sought after and valuable. The mother-in-law is disputing Ren's right to own the number ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Beijing's previous Basic Law rulings

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy patsy.moy@scmp.com Beijing's previous Basic Law rulings The Court of Final Appeal ruled in 1999 that there were two conditions under which it should refer cases to Beijing for interpretation. They were either that the aspect of the Basic Law in question was the responsibility of the central government, or it concerned relations between Hong Kong and the central authorities. ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - MR. SHANGKONG

    Will the dealmakers go to Shanghai's financial centre?

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... and of course the rule of law. But are we missing a basic requirement- people? I am not just talking about how experienced financial industry workers can turn the small town of Lujiazui in Shanghai, ...

  9. Issue of national law on housing splits political aides

    Posted Mar 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... there should be national legislation on the issue. While some say a law should be drafted to ensure the proper use of low-income housing, others suggest that creative solutions by local governments ... and supervise the projects. 'I don't think it would be most effective to have Beijing work out a law and then make all places abide by it,' he said. 'We should allow local ...

  10. Basic Law interpretation a matter of diplomacy

    Posted Jun 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Yesterday's decision to seek a Basic Law interpretation, initiated by a Hong Kong court, seems likely to provoke less hostility than on previous occasions, when the executive branch asked Beijing to re-examine rulings by the top court in light of the city's highest governing law. Never before has the Court of Final Appeal sought ...




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