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  1. News - Hong Kong - DIPLOMACY

    Washington backs off from pressing Beijing on Hong Kong political reform

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 11:42pm by Teddy Ng

    ... from HK clash over 2017 Washington has spoken out about its desire to see Hong Kong move forward in its democratic development- but also believes that the issue is an internal affair for China, according to several sources. US National Security Adviser Susan Rice raised the issue of Hong Kong during her visit to Beijing earlier this week, sources said. But it was only a side issue among ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1591326/washington-pulls-back-beijing-clash-over-hong-kong-political-reform
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong should pay less attention to politics and more to family, film director says

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:38am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Oscar winner Ruby Yang says Hongkongers risk losing touch with their unique identity Time to reclaim 'basic values', director says Hong Kong risks losing touch with its unique identity amid an onslaught of consumerism and political strife, and it's time the city went back to basics, an Oscar-winning Hong Kong director has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1590334/hong-kong-should-pay-less-attention-politics-and-more-family-film
  3. News - China

    Parting shots as Bo Xilai exits stage

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong, Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhang Hong and Zhuang Pinghui The five-day trial closes with the former Chongqing party boss launching a withering attack on Wang Lijun, his former police chief, his wife, Gu Kailai ... about Xu Ming paying the bills. Take a look of Xu Ming. He is a typical businessman. He is very polite when talking to me. Can you imagine that he would have the balls to tell me: ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1299643/parting-shots-bo-exits-stage
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    When political reform was turned into a battle, Hong Kong became the loser

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 03:46am by Alice Wu

    ... the entire process that ended with the National People's Congress Standing Committee's tougher-than-expected framework for Hong Kong's political reform to a poker game- in the end, ... It's most frustrating to see that none was given the chance to see the light of day. It is inconceivable that Beijing does not know the "actual situation" in Hong Kong- namely, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1586015/when-political-reform-was-turned-battle-hong-kong-became
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Britain will 'keep an open mind' in probe of Hong Kong political reform

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 02:58pm by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... into post-handover Hong Kong and will visit the city with an "open mind" seeking to meet people from all shades of politics. Richard Ottaway, chairman of the parliamentary Foreign Affairs ... in July to examine the implementation of the Joint Declaration, which states Hong Kong should have a high degree of autonomy and executive power and that personal rights must be enshrined by law. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585839/british-lawmakers-release-angry-letters-china-demanding-end-hong-kong
  6. Comment - Letters

    NPC proposal marks the start of political reform in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:12am by LETTERS

    ... NPC proposal marks the start of political reform in Hong Kong I refer to the framework for political reform in Hong Kong announced by the Standing Committee of the National People's ... of Hongkongers above the needs of the mainland. I fail to understand why they seem willing to give up this golden opportunity to move political reform in Hong Kong forward. If there is no political ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1586271/npc-proposal-marks-start-political-reform-hong-kong
  7. News - Hong Kong - UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE

    Britain moves to defuse tensions with Beijing over Hong Kong’s political reform

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 11:26pm

    ... Statement makes no mention of 1984 joint declaration, which stipulated that Hong Kong should enjoy extensive autonomy under the "one country, two systems" principle The British government on Thursday said it welcomed Beijing's assurances that it would allow Hong Kong to elect its chief executive through universal suffrage, but failed to mention Britain's treaty ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585414/british-goverment-welcomes-assurances-beijing-over-hong-kongs
  8. News - Hong Kong - UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE

    CY Leung’s office hits back at Hong Kong’s ex-governor Chris Patten over political reform

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 01:36pm by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... criticised Patten for looking at Hong Kong from a “pre-handover viewpoint”. On Tuesday, Patten said the UK had a continuing “moral and political obligation to ensure that China respects its commitment”, set out in the Sino-British Joint Declaration, to “guarantee Hong Kong’s way of life for 50 years after 1997”. His comments followed Beijing on Sunday ruling out an open election for Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585041/todays-hong-kong-different-rita-fan-hits-back-ex-governor-chris
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Full text of former Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa’s speech on Hong Kong’s political reform

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 09:22pm

    ... aspiration. Today, on the eve of Hong Kong’s crucial development in our long history, on the verge of our going for the biggest political leap, how can we possibly choose to stand still? How can we ... of their political stance, Hong Kong people have demonstrated their political sensibility and maturity. Most are moderate and rational. There are outstanding talents on both sides of the political divide, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1584599/full-text-former-chief-executive-tung-chee-hwas-speech-hong-kongs
  10. Comment - Letters

    Beijing not honest about its role in Hong Kong's political development

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 05:00am by LETTERS

    ... Committee chairman Li Fei on Monday regarding the new arrangements for the chief executive election in 2017. He told his audience that Hong Kong had experienced faster progress in democracy ... to choose our own leaders and lawmakers freely. Britain could not give "full" democracy to Hong Kong because it was a crown colony led by a governor appointed by the British government. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1584665/beijing-not-honest-about-its-role-hong-kongs-political-development

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