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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leung Chun-ying says Hong Kong sit-in was waste of police resources

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam Sit-in was waste of police resources, says CY Hongkongers should ask whether a sit-in protest staged on Chater Road in Central after the annual July 1 march was "a waste of police resources", Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said yesterday. Leung also urged lawmakers during a question-and-answer session to think about why Legislative Council ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Further sessions called to clear backlog of Legco funding requests

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:42am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Bid to ease backlog of funding requests before summer recess, but radicals' stance on landfills and incinerator mean effort may be wasted Saturday ... to remove funding applications for its controversial waste infrastructure plans. Legco's 69-member Finance Committee- which excludes only legislative president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing- ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chief executive again denies problem between executive and legislature

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by TONY LEUNG

    ... to stage more filibusters if the government refused to remove funding applications for its controversial waste infrastructure plans. But Legco president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing said that if the chief ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Students blast police for 'mainland terminology' used by officers during Chater Road sit-in

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:53pm by Joyce Ng

    ... before transferring them to the police college, and not providing food for six hours after their arrest. Chow said that the federation would discuss potential legal action against the police ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    One lawmaker, 14,000 motions and a new headache for the finance committee

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... the legislative session ends this month. An Environment Bureau source said that while the extension of three landfills and construction of an incinerator- said to be essential to stave off a waste crisis- ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Reverend Paul Kwong tells congregation that pro-democracy advocates should keep quiet

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:45am by Tony Cheung and Lai Ying-kit

    ... 'We had no food to eat. We had to queue up for the toilet'. I would say 'why didn't they bring along their Filipino maids to the march?'" Reverend Peter Douglas Koon, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Full text: CY Leung’s 2014 Annual Report

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:49pm

    ... a Recycling Fund to promote the sustainable development of the recycling industry. Promulgating “A Food Waste & Yard Waste Plan for Hong Kong 2014- 2022” in February 2014. For the first time, the Government has analysed comprehensively the current situation of food waste and yard waste in Hong Kong, and proposes reduction at source, reuse and donation, recyclable collection, and turning food ...

  8. News - China - POLITICS

    Flea bites and wading in sewage: Xi Jinping's account of working among peasants goes viral

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 06:33pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... became a haven for Xi but at first he struggled. Xi admitted he was criticised for being wasteful because he fed a dog with a stale bread when the locals did not even know what bread was. He ... was determined to mingle with the locals. Xi recalled how he endured everything from flea bites to bad food, boredom and having to knit his own woollen socks. He did not eat meat for months and when he ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Critics say Finance Committee chair Ng Leung-sing is in over his head

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:57am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... down after 27 years as a lawmaker. Li said in 2012 that politics was "a waste of time" and "I wish I had never entered". At that time, Ng said of his comeback: "The ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government linked Legco clash with Occupy Central to denigrate movement, says activist

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Ho said, citing the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department's annual report. Losing one of the city's last remaining patches of farmland would further undermine its food ...




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