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  1. Hong Kong's political reform

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... President Hu Jintao says Hong Kong's political development must proceed step by step according to the Basic Law and he urges Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa to continue his government's efforts 'to improve communications with [people of] all walks of life'. What do Mr Hu's remarks mean for political reform? Write to us. ...

  2. Political conflict seen lessening in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 27th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Bringing in full democracy could give Hong Kong's rulers and their political opponents the broad popular backing both currently lack, the government's chief political adviser ... that the community lacked a common sense of political destiny, he said. Conflict between the rich, the poor and the middle classes had affected Hong Kong's stability and confidence, Professor Lau said. ...

  3. The political choices for Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the 'girls' something to do. Nor do I recall Mr Thompson reminding the British government of its legal, if not moral, obligation in the 'best interests of Hong Kong's' 3.5 million ... India'. Hong Kong already belongs to the great country of China. So, my Chinese friends, remember not to be influenced by any foreign opinion, however well meant, whether given by us residents ...

  4. Has Hong Kong become irrelevant to China?

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Anthony Cheung

    ... formula. Hong Kong is at a crossroads. Politically, it has been under pressure from the national government to downplay politics and keep the focus on economics. As a result, unmanaged politics continue to haunt Hong Kong and are responsible for weakening government power at a time when political leadership is most called for. Economically, unless Hong Kong can maintain its international ...

  5. Voices of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... nation that allows the people to govern themselves. Economic development in the mainland is not sustainable in the long run without genuine political reform. Hong Kong has the potential ... and political leaders of Hong Kong follow the example of Mr Tien in going to Beijing to ascertain the Chinese government's views or to consult its officials. Mr Tien had done Hong Kong a service ...

  6. Political messages

    Posted Dec 09th 2003, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching The remarks by President Hu Jintao that the development of Hong Kong's political system must reflect the specific conditions in the special administrative region ... can say that there is no need for change because the last six years show that Hong Kong's political system suited the city's 'practical situation'. But it is hard to give ...

  7. Hong Kong - next on the 'axis of evil?'

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... biological weapon or reprocessed as an expensive wrinkle remover. The evidence is still ambiguous: the vial might have belonged to the Iraqi scientist's wife. But you see the danger for Hong Kong. Any self-respecting beautician here has stocked up on more Botox than those exclusive 'axis of evil' club members. Will President Bush allow UN inspections of our beauty parlours ...

  8. Party opinions: Does Hong Kong have a say?

    Posted Dec 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as a reminder that Hong Kong should not presume that Beijing would just rubber stamp whatever changes were decided on here. Audrey Eu Yuet-mee, former Bar Association chairwoman and member of the Article 45 Concern Group, said if the wording 'if there is a need'' was meant to give Beijing the power to decide for Hong Kong, the Basic Law should have clearly stated ...

  9. A mayor for Hong Kong?

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Share your views on what Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa can do to solve the current political crisis - for example, a cabinet reshuffle or the appointment of a chief operating officer to handle day-to-day issues while the CE takes a more elevated role. Write to us. ...

  10. Yes-men have hurt Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 06th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'People power' is here. Hong Kong politics will never be the same again. Before the big march, it was government by manipulation and machination, playing political parties ... loyalty to China is a given, universally shared by the people of Hong Kong. Those who wear their political colours on their sleeves may have their own axe to grind and are not necessarily equipped ...




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