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  1. Free speech, movement are important rights

    Posted Apr 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that free speech and the free movement of people are important at such times. Those with the power to curtail such essentials of our daily life must think carefully about the implications ...

  2. Freedom of speech can be difficult to maintain

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... College Freedom of speech is, as you say, an important aspect of a free society, Winson. But it can be tricky- what if one person says something derogatory about someone else, or, ... Hong Kong is a free and open society. People have the right to do what they want as long as they don't break the law. For example, they can express their views through various ...

  3. The model example of freedom of speech

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is built. Freedom of expression is the cornerstone this city counts on for continuous prosperity. I, and many colleagues in the media industry, enjoy and cherish the freedom of speech and employ it often. People may not like what I have to say, but my right, as guaranteed by the Basic Law, to say it remains free. You don't have to like the teen models' pictures but you must allow ...

  4. HK student wins a job at speech contest

    Posted Apr 25th 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... shortly after the results were announced. And who could blame him for being excited. The freshman had won great prizes- a laptop, a free trip to Cambridge University in the United Kingdom ... writing scripts and rehearsing speeches. At times he even put aside his academic studies, despite a heavy course load at Tsinghua. 'I spent a lot of time searching the internet and listening ...

  5. Free to differ

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong and calling the university to sanction him. Punishing Kong would be a form of academic interference. Since we strongly advocate freedom of speech, we must allow the expression of diverse views. Freedom of speech and freedom of pluralistic expression should always take priority. We must uphold these freedoms and the rule of law as our city's success depends on whether we can ...

  6. Free concert a fanfare for the common man

    Posted Jul 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Hongkongers who have not yet celebrated the 10th anniversary of the handover may choose to remember the past and reflect on their hopes for a democratic future at a free ... and dreams. The 'Hong Kong Dream' concert, at which Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun will give a speech on his Hong Kong dream, is the first activity organised by the Hong Kong Civic Education ...

  7. More tariff-free access to mainland market likely

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Caryn Yap

    ... CARYN YAP Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-Yen on Wednesday revealed that in two years time more Hong Kong products would be exported to China- free from tariffs. In his Budget speech ... Hong Kong products would be added to the 374 which can be exported to the mainland tariff-free. 'The zero-tariff treatment gives Hong Kong products the edge over overseas products ...

  8. Job creation best left to free market forces rather than government

    Posted Mar 25th 2005, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Insight page on Wednesday. Help the poor to help themselves. This is the way to go. But what Mr Tien was applauding in the budget speech was make-work measures adopted by the financial secretary ... spend. This frees up the money that produces efficient job creation. But if it is not so and if government is determined to create jobs itself, then let me resurrect my standby proposal. We shall ...

  9. Free-trade deal signed with mainland

    Posted Jun 30th 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Wen Jiabao says the 'big gift' of Cepa is about more than just economic benefits A landmark free-trade agreement with the mainland has been signed, giving Hong Kong companies ... access opportunities' for Hong Kong products and services on the mainland, said Financial Secretary Antony Leung Kam-chung, who signed the pact for Hong Kong. Premier Wen said in a speech ...

  10. What's On

    Posted Nov 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... three original dramas. Tickets at $50 and $40 (for members) are available at HK Ticketing box offices. Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central. FREE MUSIC DOWNLOAD Download music from the internet for free? Yes, you can. It is a free treat by the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and Hong Kong Dance Company, who are cooking up the musical Sweet & Sour Hong ...




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