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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central 'may hurt Beijing's confidence in Hong Kong as financial centre'

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:21am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... 'may hurt city's finance centre status' Beijing's confidence in Hong Kong as a financial centre could be shattered if the Occupy Central protests spiral out of control, ... B", such as bolstering its drive to make Shanghai a financial hub. "If [the protests] take only several days, then it will still be fine. But if the protests linger and reach a point [at ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    John Tsang recalls protests on US campus during the Vietnam war

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Financial secretary reflects on Vietnam war protests as civil disobedience campaign heats up Tsang recalls the 'Occupy' of his university days With the Occupy Central civil disobedience campaign firing up both advocates and adversaries, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah recalled similar social activism he witnessed as a Boston university ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    March against Occupy had a mainland flavour

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... yesterday saying the unrest threatened Hong Kong's status as a financial centre. The clans were not the only ones putting up united fronts; dozens of South Asian protesters were dressed in red ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Are you ready for Occupy Central? HKMA to check on Hong Kong's banks

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 11:31pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... the banks' operations will not be affected by whatever happens in Central," Chan, the head of the city's de facto central bank, added. Some of Hong Kong's biggest financial ... drill in June worked well. The HKMA will continue to check and have drills with banks to monitor their emergency plans," Chan said. Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Chan ...

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    Pro-Beijing figures say 50pc approval threshold for nominating candidates is "reasonable"

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34am by Tony Cheung, Joyce Ng, Peter So

    ... for the reform. Occupy Central co-organiser Dr Chan Kin-man said if the threshold was adopted they would mobilise supporters for a sit-in in the financial district. Democratic Party chairwoman Emily Lau ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chief secretary loses 'most popular' status in Hong Kong University poll

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34am by Ng Kang Chung

    ... secretaries and bureau chiefs. Lam's score was 54.9 out of 100 marks, a drop from 55.9 in July, according to the findings. Armed with a score of 56.3, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Rocket scientist becomes deputy governor of Zhejiang

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 04:48pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... The Shenzhou project has continued under different leaderships. In 2012, Yuan left the space industry and became the deputy chairman of Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. He launched one of the most ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'I will clear my name': Lawmaker Claudia Mo submits files disputing claims of Jimmy Lai payments

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Peter So

    ... over HK$1,000. Mo submitted records of her personal income for the financial year starting April 2012 and bank transfers related to campaign funds to the Legco Committee on Members' ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    39 sign petition against intransigence on reform

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Peter So

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com Former financial secretary and ex-HKU chief among moderates calling for discussion on 2017 39 sign petition against intransigence on reform Former University of Hong Kong vice-chancellor Professor Tsui Lap-chee and ex-financial secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung were among the standout names among 39 moderates from both sides of the political divide who ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Officials to sign anti-Occupy Central petition but may not join rally

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Peter So

    ... service. Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah and Transport and Housing Secretary Anthony Cheung Bing-leung are also among the 11. It is understood ...




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