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  1. HK names leader of team for international human rights talks

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the hearing. The Hong Kong government, as part of China's delegation, will attend meetings on August 7 and August 10. Ms Lau said that the hearing was likely to be dominated by the mainland's ... However, she also noted that in the past, the committee had been helpful in organising meetings between Hong Kong NGOs and United Nations officials. 'To be honest, without this committee, we ...

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    Radicalisation, undecided voters and infighting leave Legco race wide open

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Undecided we stand, divided they fall Hong Kong goes to the polls tomorrow, and some of the city's most senior and best-known politicians could be forgiven a sleepless night as their fate lies ... Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, the Beijing-loyalists, have also been sliding. The radical People Power, though, has seen its support rise, while more respondents are saying ...

  3. Sham Shui Po race keeps ADPL candidates on toes

    Posted Nov 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... by a razor-thin margin of 85 votes over Fan Kwok-fai of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB). Fan is trying to stage a comeback this year, and Fung says it is easy ... Party: 1 Federation of Hong Kong and Kowloon Labour Unions: 1 Others: 18 ...

  4. A helping, hands-off strategy works best for Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... expanded and it has played an important role in a great number of international and regional organisations and conferences. Hong Kong continues to be a free port and retains its status ... this perspective, all stakeholders should keep Hong Kong, a goose that lays golden eggs, as healthy as possible. It needs to be noted that affairs in Hong Kong are China's internal affairs. A Hong Kong ...

  5. Tsang knew of racing axe when speaking out

    Posted Jul 12th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... have mentioned his knowledge of the deal. Chan Kam-lam, of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, said Mr Tsang might have wished to take credit for the move. ... term.' Hong Kong Jockey Club chairman Ronald Arculli said the short notice the club was given put it at a disadvantage in negotiating a deal with other broadcasters. ...

  6. Hong Kong's second in command must be top-notch

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... the well-being of Hong Kong people. Just look at Stephen Lam Sui-lung, who took over the post of chief secretary after Henry Tang Ying-yen resigned to take part in the chief executive race. Lam is widely ... matter who is in the top post or whether he has political wisdom or is genuinely committed to serving Hong Kong; he still has no mandate or political legitimacy. However, the importance ...

  7. Bar to join race bill meeting with UN

    Posted Feb 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... of anti-discrimination legislation in Hong Kong to which the government was bound. It should not be exempt from the race bill, she said. 'It is understood that the government wants to satisfy the NGOs ... Polly Hui Bar chairman Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung and another representative from the legal body will form part of a Hong Kong delegation to meet UN members in Switzerland next month over ...

  8. Margaret Chan claims edge in WHO race

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez, Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung in Beijing, Ambrose Leung and Mary Ann Benitez The former Hong Kong health chief who is a candidate to head the World Health Organisation believes backing from the city ... has a big advantage. The central government and the [Hong Kong] SAR government can extend our advantage.' Dr Chan, who appeared to be in a good mood, met Assistant Minister of Foreign ...

  9. Cyd Ho joins crowded island race for pan-democrat votes

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... supporters on Hong Kong Island. 'At a time when the government is relying so much on political spin and cannot tell black from white, officials are managing the public rather than serving the people. I hope to bring people's voices inside [the Legislative Council chamber],' Ms Ho said as she submitted her nomination form. With the Democratic Party's Hong Kong Island ...

  10. Hong Kong lowers the bar on racial equality

    Posted Mar 06th 2008, 12:00am by Margaret Ng

    ... standard. Similar Hong Kong laws state that they bind the government and apply to it 'in the performance of its functions and exercise of its powers'. The Race Discrimination Bill ... Margaret Ng As a civilised and open society, we have every right to expect the Hong Kong government to be fully committed to the promotion of racial equality. We rightly expect ...




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