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  1. Comment - Letters

    Democracy would allow Hong Kong to pursue its own Chinese dream

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by LETTERS

    ... Democracy would provide a level playing field in Hong Kong Some people ask why Occupy. Because 30 years of pursuing democracy via more moderate means has failed miserably. Attempts to engage with Beijing have been met with indifference or outright hostility. Hong Kong has always had to acquiesce to Beijing's demands. What have our people received in return? In 2012, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Closing time: How Hong Kong’s hawkers face a struggle to survive

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 10:19am by Jennifer Ngo, Robin Fall and Cedric Sam

    ... Jennifer Ngo, Robin Fall and Cedric Sam Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Real radicals in constitutional debate are those who want to cast aside Hong Kong's core values

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 01:56pm by Stephen Vines

    ... Stephen Vines Stephen Vines says, by contrast, protesters seek to preserve the city's uniqueness The real radicals want core Hong Kong values cast aside In all the noise and anger ... of Hong Kong. Having spent a great deal of time talking to the protesters, especially the students, I keep hearing the same refrain: "We don't want Hong Kong to become just another ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    How Hong Kong can best counter pernicious external influences

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:03am by Regina Ip

    ... the recent Apec leaders' meeting in Beijing, US President Barack Obama denied any US involvement in fostering the protest. Yet Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has said he would produce ... be hard to pin down "external involvement" in Hong Kong's Occupy protest as criminal activities that could be proscribed under existing Hong Kong laws. When mainland media, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing's reform framework for Hong Kong contradicts Basic Law: US report

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 04:36am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com 'Reform framework contradicts Basic Law' Beijing's restrictive framework on Hong Kong's political reform conflicts with standards ... Congress on relations with China, made the strongly worded accusations in its annual report, which was rejected as "biased" by the Hong Kong government. The body dedicated the last ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hopes of revival for dying trade of street hawking in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:46am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... almost all gone now... We're the lucky ones already," says Chan, tossing rice and egg in a huge wok. He scoops the fried rice onto a plate and wipes his brow with a towel. Hong Kong ... congestion, city officials took steps in the 1970s to limit the practice. The rules- a ban on new licences and severe limits on their transfers- have shrunk the number of legal hawkers in Hong Kong ...

  7. Comment - News - MY TAKE

    Philippines banning Hong Kong journalists is petty and vindictive

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 05:15am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Banning journalists is petty, vindictive The Philippines has tried hard to end its diplomatic row with Hong Kong after the 2010 hostage killings in Manila. But by banning nine Hong Kong journalists from entering the country to cover next year's Apec summit, it will only rekindle resentment and likely retaliation from Hong Kong. It is an appalling ...

  8. Sport - China - BADMINTON

    Top two seeds stunned at Hong Kong Open

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 05:47pm

    ... in the Yonex-Sunrise Hong Kong Open after sending defending champion and second seed Wang Yihan of China out of the US$350,000 tournament. It was a bad day for the mainlanders as top seed Wang Shixian also ... the world number three in three games 21-19, 14-21, 21-15 after a 51-minute match at Hong Kong Coliseum in Hung Hom. “I have never expected to beat Wang as she is such a high ranking player,” said ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEW

    Review: Frank Braley and Hong Kong Sinfonietta

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 07:18am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Mixed feelings on blend of experimental and classic Frank Braley Plays Mozart Hong Kong Sinfonietta City Hall concert hall A blend of experimental work ... Lam's leading of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta. In his second appearance in just over two months- with a different orchestra, a rare practice in the classical music industry- the US-based conductor ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENTERTAINMENT

    Carrie Fisher, in Hong Kong for charity ball, revels in Star Wars legacy

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 08:37am by STEVE DUNTHORNE

    ... to tease information out of Carrie Fisher about the new Star Wars film was always going to be tough. But during a visit to Hong Kong to raise funds for local children’s charity The Hub, Fisher did ... acting career. But her passion for Star Wars always shines through. When asked to give a message to fans of the movie franchise in Hong Kong, she said: “The thing is about these movies: they’re ...




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