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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Former premier Zhu Rongji lifts lid on talks with CY Leung

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong, STEPHEN CHEN

    ... of Leung Chun-ying, now Hong Kong's chief executive, on the core reform issues of land ownership and housing. Leung, then a young surveyor at British real estate firm Jones Lang Wootton, is the only Hong Kong politician mentioned in the book, but it is an indication of his close ties with the mainland. Zhu (pictured) has kept a low profile since he retired a decade ago and avoided ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1296275/zhu-rongji-lifts-lid-talks-cy-leung
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'Stop interfering in Hong Kong's internal affairs', China tells US

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:19pm by Tony Cheung, Tanna Chong

    ... in HK The United States should respect its relationship with China and stop interfering in Hong Kong's internal affairs, the Foreign Ministry said yesterday, using stronger language than ... to bear in mind the overall interests of China-US relations, earnestly respect China's position and concerns and stop any form of interference in the internal affairs of Hong Kong." Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1471453/academics-asked-explain-reform-principles-election-plan
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chris Patten and former British judge back rule of law in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:28am by Stuart Lau, Vivienne Chow and Tanna Chong

    ... freely and fairly on what's happening in the city," Patten told assembled journalists at the Maritime Museum. "Hong Kong's liberal society and free press, autonomous universities and the rule of law are all foundations of a free society." Woolf, a former lord chief justice of England and Wales who was a non-permanent judge of Hong Kong's Court of Final ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1453437/chris-patten-and-former-british-judge-back-rule-law-hong-kong
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong is 'ready for democracy', says top US scholar

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Top scholar says universal suffrage is a generic model that Hong Kong is ready to adopt due to rule of law, civil society and election experience ... and experience with elections. "No democracy has ever broken down in a society as rich as Hong Kong is today," he said, adding that other Confucian societies like South Korea and Taiwan had ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1444786/hong-kong-ready-democracy-says-top-us-scholar
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    2017 might be Hong Kong's only shot at universal suffrage, Carrie Lam says

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 12:28pm by Tanna Chong and Jeffie Lam

    ... on reform? If Hong Kong fails to agree on a reform package for the 2017 chief executive election, there is no guarantee Beijing will allow universal suffrage in future, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam ... force Hong Kong people to pass an unacceptable electoral plan". Lam called Kwok's comments "untrue and unexpected". The government is expected to put forward a reform plan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1452337/day-two-lam-accused-using-scare-tactics-reform-talks
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Tiananmen Square activist refused entry to Hong Kong to attend June 4 museum opening

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:46pm by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com One activist was denied entry a fourth time as he tried to visit the June 4 museum Hong Kong accused of blacklisting dissidents Hong Kong's Immigration ... in Hong Kong "It proves that there is a blacklist in Hong Kong which tries to block" dissidents, Yang said of his case. "The list is not decided by Hong Kong's government ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1491438/tiananmen-square-activist-refused-entry-hong-kong-attend-june-4
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    HK$13.8m buys ‘successful future’ calligraphy by Beijing's top representative in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 12:58pm by FANNY FUNG

    ... and Progress of Hong Kong The price of 'success'? HK$13.8m How much would one pay to get a blessing for a successful future from Beijing's top representative in Hong Kong? For property ... in Hong Kong, featuring a Chinese phrase that roughly translates as "a long success in the future". It was part of a record HK$63.8 million raised by Hong Kong's largest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1483750/hk138m-bid-successful-future-calligraphy-beijings-top-representative
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    US to revive annual report to Congress on Hong Kong politics

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com US revives HK report to Congress after plea The United States looks set to reintroduce annual reports to Congress on political developments in Hong Kong following a plea by the Democratic Party's founding chairman Martin Lee Chu-ming. Lee broke the news as he and former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang returned to Hong Kong yesterday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1481406/us-revives-hong-kong-report-congress-after-plea-martin-lee
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing officials, Hong Kong pan-democrats no closer after holding talks on political reform in Shanghai

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... of exclusive talks that followed "did little" to narrow the divide over democracy in Hong Kong, lawmaker Frederick Fung Kin-kee said. Fung said the talks had not done much to resolve ... Wang Guangya, director of the State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office; and Beijing's liaison office chief Zhang Xiaoming. The division was on show from the start, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1481401/beijing-officials-hong-kong-pan-democrats-no-closer-after-holding
  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Sweating and on the verge of tears: Chinese officials carry out self-criticism on TV

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong

    ... Zhang Hong hong.zhang@scmp.com Senior officials sweat over self-criticisms Senior officials revising their self-criticisms nearly 30 times, sweating and "almost in tears", confessing their mistakes and accusing others. Such meetings used to be closed-door sessions. But this time they were held in front of state TV cameras, and with president and party chairman Xi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1319552/senior-chinese-officials-face-mao-style-self-criticism-sessions

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