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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. Who'll be Hong Kong's political Valentine?

    Posted Jan 20th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... to a live, televised debate. He said it would match his people-led style of governance against Mr Tsang's 'paternalistic' style. 'The people of Hong Kong have waited far too long ... had yet to approach them, warning that he should not take their support for granted,' the committee member said. Wong Kwok-kin, a Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, ...

  3. A royal pointer for Hong Kong's hybrid politics

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong seems to have acquired the worst of both worlds. We have an allegedly elected head of government but that election is notoriously rigged and confined to a small circle of participants; meanwhile, the head of state is far away in Beijing, effectively chosen in secret by a small cabal of Communist Party grandees. Of the two heads of government in Hong Kong so far, one ...

  4. The many paths to politics in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung They were seated on opposite sides of the host in a debate on Hong Kong's political future. But when it comes to their views about becoming politicians, the differences ... be the best way to nurture political talent. The fact that she is adamant Hong Kong deserves a better government has become a driving force in her efforts to take her political journey forward. ...

  5. Hong Kong needs to reassert its political autonomy

    Posted Jun 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... influence over our internal affairs. The people of Hong Kong, not Beijing, should be the judges of our chief executive's performance. Second, Beijing meddles in our local politics by currying favour with the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and the Liberal Party. Under such circumstances, the need to assert our political autonomy is heightened. ...

  6. Beijing has laid down new rules for the game of political reform in Hong Kong. Last night, Donald Tsang said: let's play

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung in Beijing and Jimmy Cheung The chief secretary last night declared Hong Kong people's demands for political change were still alive after Beijing ruled it had the power ... [and] build a consensus so Hong Kong's political development can move forward.' He said the calls for change were clear. 'The general view is that [the public] believes ...

  7. Political Animal

    Posted Jul 07th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Saturday that he would 'talk later' about any such ambition. Mr Leung yesterday drew a 200-strong audience when he spoke at a seminar organised by the Hong Kong Development Forum, which ... if he had recently received advice from friends on the matter: 'There has been a lot of such advice over the past 20 years.' Political Animal wonders whether it was a slip ...

  8. Politics trumps public interest in job fiasco

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Kong's political future. The Leung Chin-man case has not only exposed a gaping hole in our accountability system, but also revealed the ugly underbelly of some politicians and their parties. ... political sensitivity in handling Leung's application and failed to understand public sentiment and expectations, which led to suspicion that she gave preferential treatment to her peer. I am ...

  9. 'Improve contacts with political, civil groups'

    Posted Mar 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung, Albert Wong The nation's top advisory body has again urged Hong Kong and Macau delegates to improve their communication with major local political and civil groups. ... with Guangdong, Jia said. Hong Kong delegate Lau Siu-kai, who is also the head of the Central Policy Unit, said it had been Beijing's long-standing line to call for communication with local political ...

  10. Political Animal

    Posted Jun 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the government's constitutional reform package, Beijing loyalists welcomed the party- once branded as a hardline Beijing opponent- to join in their annual parade to celebrate Hong Kong's return ... Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's silent response last week when questioned on the topic. People will remember the good old days when, no matter what creed in political terms one adhered to, everybody ...




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