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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Pan-democrats say they may boycott C. Y. Leung's 'pointless' trip to Guangdong

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:37am by Tony Cheung

    ... would not be on the agenda. A government spokesman said yesterday that Leung spoke to Guangdong authorities about a visit to the province by all 70 lawmakers by the end of next month. He also asked Legislative Council president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing to gather views from lawmakers. Leung later said that as Hong Kong and Guangdong forged closer social and economic ties there was a need ...

  2. News - China - POLITICS

    Guangdong vice-governor scotches talk he fled graft probe

    Posted Oct 15th 2012, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com I was on Yale study trip, Chen Yunxian tells daily, then delivers speech- in fluent English Guangdong No2 scotches talk he fled graft probe ci:p/ Guangdong ... responsibility over the case. The story caught fire after internet users discovered that Chen had not appeared in public since late August. Guangdong authorities did little to quiet the speculation until ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Ma Ying-jeou says Beijing must be prudent in handling dissent

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 05:23am by Lawrence Chung

    ... "Hong Kong is already an important financial centre in the world and any political fluctuation would hurt Hong Kong's economy and people's livelihood," he said. President Xi ...

  4. News - China - POLITICS

    Ruling on Hong Kong poll a hammer blow to Taiwan reunification hopes

    Posted Sep 25th 2014, 05:42am by Lawrence Chung

    ... a century," said the 59-year-old dentist. Huang's parents are from Guangdong, and his father fled to Taiwan with the defeated Kuomintang forces in 1949. All hope of freedom under Beijing's ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Tycoons' visit to capital reflects Beijing's desire for united front

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 03:12am by Gary Cheung

    ... to bring together all the top business leaders in Hong Kong and to bridge political divisions among those who effectively control the city's economy. At least 31 members of the delegation ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Role of constitution in spotlight again as party's fourth plenum nears

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 05:29am by Cary Huang

    ... amendment affirmed the legal status of the private sector, stating that it complemented the socialist economy. The 1993 amendment declared China would pursue a market economy instead of a planned economy. The 1999 amendment declared China would practise the rule of law, and the 2004 amendment adopted former president Jiang Zemin's dictum of the "Three Represents". Edward ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Hu Chunhua: Heading to the top via Guangdong?

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... in rejuvenating Guangdong's battered economy. Long an export hub, Guangdong has been hard hit by the global economic slowdown. Increasing land and labour costs have seen manufacturers switch to inland provinces or move overseas. In an effort to restructure the local economy, Guangdong has been introducing high-end manufacturing and service operations to the affluent Pearl River Delta ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Former leader Tung Chee-hwa plans 'think tank' for Hong Kong development

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 01:38pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... target imminent governance challenges as well as explore how Hong Kong's economy can sustain its competitiveness. Lau, who is now a vice-chairman of the Chinese Association of Hong Kong ...

  9. News - China - POLITICS

    Outsider from Tianjin breaks 33-year tradition to become Guangzhou party chief

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:45am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Tianjin deputy mayor Ren Xuefeng breaks 33-year tradition of appointing as party secretary someone with Guangdong background Outsider named Guangzhou boss For the first time in 33 years, someone from outside the ranks of Guangdong cadres has been named the Communist Party secretary of its biggest city, Guangzhou. Ren Xuefeng, previously ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong's pan-democrats face a steep climb to universal suffrage

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by Joyce Ng, KRISTINE KWOK

    ... at City University, says the dynamic between the central government and Hong Kong began to shift in about 2003, when the outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome hurt the city's economy. Since then, he says, the city's government has sought Beijing's assistance to support its economy. Cheng cites the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement, a trade deal ...




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