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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - DEMOCRACY

    Will a democratic China harm Hong Kong?

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 09:36am by Chang Ping

    ... Chang Ping Once democratised, China could hurt Hong Kong even more. This is what Dr  Horace Chin Wan-kan, a core member of the "nativist" movement in Hong Kong, told Hongkongers ... for reason. "What we Hongkongers need is not a democratic China, but to build Hong Kong into an autonomous city-state first, merging the British culture with a restored Chinese culture," ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leung tells forum that Hong Kong must unite to overcome obstacles

    Posted Dec 14th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Chanting slogans wont' solve anything, C.Y. says Hong Kong's problems need to be solved through uniting people and not by chanting slogans, ... and education. Several asked Leung how he would mend rifts in society and end his integrity crisis. "Hong Kong needs to be united, in order to solve the problems that have arisen in society. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Residents give their reasons for voting in Hong Kong's Legco election

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Staff reporters Martin So, 23, consultant Hong Kong Island I am a first-time voter for the Legislative Council. My decision was not particularly affected by the recent national education debate. I just voted for someone I like. Angel Wong, 50, retired New Territories East I wouldn't answer the exit poll by the University of Hong Kong because I believe it is biased. From what ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Vote to maintain Hong Kong's identity

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... with the mainland Vote to maintain HK's identity It is election day. If you are eligible and have not already voted, please do so as soon as possible. For sure, the limited nature of Hong Kong ... In the geographical constituencies, do not vote for any of the candidates of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong or the Federation of Trade Unions. Both are the mainstream ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing concerned about national identity in Hong Kong youth

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung

    ... to be "gravely concerned" that Hong Kong youth lack a sense of national identity. A Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, Michael Tien Puk-sun, said yesterday that the issue ... themselves as Hongkongers instead of Chinese. Some have even waved the old Hong Kong flag, and there was strong opposition to the introduction of national education." Tien said that after ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Rise of radicalism in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong received 366,160 votes, yet the two democratic parties combined gained only 12 seats compared to 13 for the DAB. This reflected ... 1,000 short of victory. Such setbacks were largely attributable to the proportional representation system used in Hong Kong. While pan-democrats still enjoy majority support in the geographical ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Young Hong Kong blood among new CPPCC appointees

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... standing committee in Beijing. Among over 2,200 CPPCC members, Hong Kong delegates filled more than 200 of the seats, roughly the same proportion as served in the five-year term that is expiring. Prominent new delegates include Thomas Pang Cheung-wai, secretary-general of the Beijing-friendly Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong; the president of the Chinese ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong will remain ungovernable without the vote

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Michael Chugani says Hong Kong will remain mired in discord unless people are given a political system worthy of their maturity Vote of necessity Hong Kong has become ... When I say Hong Kong is ungovernable, I don't mean we have descended into anarchy. There is law and order in the streets, the courts are functioning as they should, the transport system ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Row over cross-border parallel traders in Hong Kong sparks online debate

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Scandals over toxic food and unsafe products on the mainland have created demand for products sold in Hong Kong. Each day the traders buy large quantities of goods in North District shops, including food, infant formula, shampoo, electronic devices and tissue paper, and take them to mainland markets that specialise in Hong Kong products. Residents say they have caused shortages ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Your votes today can make a difference to Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... will represent the city's seven million people in Legco for the next four years, and whether the council can act effectively as a check and balance against the executive and help Hong Kong move ... for democratic and accountable government. Elections have become part of the fabric of our civil society. Hong Kong's interest is best served by making the election a success. A high turnout ...




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