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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    House News' closure shows Beijing's desire for control of Hong Kong media

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:33pm by Albert Cheng

    ... shows Beijing's desire for control of Hong Kong media New media operations offering news and views have mushroomed in Hong Kong over the past couple of years. House News, until recently ... to objectivity. It was good at graphics and took pleasure in deriding Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, as well as his team in Hong Kong and his masters in Beijing. House News was particularly appealing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1568365/house-news-closure-showsbeijings-desire-control-ofhong-kong-media
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Moderates must come together to compromise on political reform

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 04:58pm by Law Chi-kwong

    ... like Hong Kong, because of ideological differences it is inevitable that parts of society will be divided into factions standing on the far extremes. But to enact political reform, some ... Law Chi-kwong Law Chi-kwong says that as society becomes increasingly polarised and governance grinds to a halt, Hong Kong badly needs moderates to come together and compromise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1574224/moderates-must-come-together-compromise-political-reform
  3. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    Why divorce and remarriage rates matter for housing demand in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 01:02am by Richard Wong

    ... grappling now with this long-term issue. Richard Wong Yue-chim is Philip Wong Kennedy Wong Professor in Political Economy at the University of Hong Kong ... from realty The prices of small housing units are showing signs of moving up again, suggesting that underlying demand is still strong. Home prices in Hong Kong have escalated since the 1980s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1572403/why-divorce-and-remarriage-rates-matter-housing-demand-hong-kong
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    The politics of self-interest rules in Hong Kong

    Posted May 04th 2014, 04:15am by Philip Bowring

    ... for the public good The rules of self-protection Hong Kong has a problem with a dysfunctional political system. But a bigger obstacle to effective administration is the behaviour of the top ranks ... is 17km away. Those ultimately responsible for Hong Kong's overspend had no concern for the public interest in using public money to best effect. Initial cost estimates were understated ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1503515/politics-self-interest-rules-hong-kong
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICAL REFORM

    Occupy Central activists will face quarter of Hong Kong's 28,000-strong police force

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 11:54pm by Clifford Lo, SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Clifford Lo and Samuel Chan 7,000 officers expected to be on hand to deal with possible protest in Central this month Occupy activists will face quarter of police force At least a quarter of the 28,000-strong police force will turn out to handle the possi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1573870/quarter-police-force-lined-tackle-occupy-central-activists
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Anti-Occupy march as much a product of political dysfunction as pro-democracy protests

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 03:06pm by LARRY AU

    ... Larry Au Larry Au says understanding the contradictory motivation behind the increasing use of street protests in Hong Kong- whether pro-government or pro-democracy- will help to break ... groups, such as Voice of Loving Hong Kong and Caring Hong Kong Power, have increasingly relied on disruptive protests of their own to neutralise the opposition, most notably at university forums ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1576031/anti-occupy-march-much-product-political-dysfunction-pro-democracy-protests
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Beijing and Hong Kong should understand each other's fears

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 02:21pm by RONALD NG

    ... Ronald Ng Ronald Ng says the two should look at recent history to foster mutual understanding and promote political compromise Towards Trust For years while Hong Kong was under British ... On the other hand, Beijing's fear of foreign interference is also understandable. This is where perhaps Hong Kong can learn from Singapore. In Singapore, it is illegal for any political parties ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1564143/beijing-and-hong-kong-should-understand-each-others-fears
  8. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    'Subversives' in Hong Kong not a new worry for state leaders

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by Tammy Tam

    ... Beijing's top representative in Hong Kong said last week that the central government needed to consider the city's move to universal suffrage in 2017 from the "perspective of national ... Beijing's 100 per cent determination to ensure that the city's future chief executive must be loyal to the central government and patriotic, besides serving Hong Kong. The most interesting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1570811/subversives-hong-kong-not-new-worry-state-leaders
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Under rule of law, an independent judiciary answers to no political masters

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 06:05am by ANDREW LI

    ... for me to enter the political arena to engage in this challenging discussion. What I wish to do is to reflect on the rule of law and judicial independence in Hong Kong today. The rule of law ... Andrew Li Andrew Li says judicial independence goes beyond notions of patriotism, as judges are duty-bound to be fair. Hong Kong must remain vigilant to ensure the rule of law continues ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1573656/under-rule-law-independent-judiciary-answers-no-political
  10. Comment - Blogs

    In political activism, good things come in small packages

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 02:00pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... young men were the subject of a recent documentary by first time British director Matthew Torne. Lessons in Dissent, an official selection at this year’s Hong Kong International Film Festival, ... suffrage. In the recent Occupy Central poll on electoral reform, Scholarism and its ally, the Hong Kong Federation of Students (HKFS), put forward one of the three proposals on the ballot. Over ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1577654/political-activism-good-things-come-small-packages

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