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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Rights abuses take gloss off smiling Michelle Obama’s trip to China

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 07:03pm by Chang Ping

    ... in a rare move, voiced concern at Cao's death during a UN Human Rights Council meeting, where China managed to block an attempt by NGOs to hold a minute's silence for Cao. On the third day ... Hillary Rodham Clinton angered the Chinese government by delivering a speech titled "Women's rights are human rights", as part of the UN's Fourth Conference on Women ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Bill a gross violation of human rights for transgender people

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 04:03am by LETTERS

    ... Bill a gross violation of human rights for transgender people The Legislative Council's public hearing on the Marriage (Amendment) Bill was a clear indictment of Hong Kong's ... to forced sterilisation. This is an affront to international human rights norms. The UN special rapporteur on torture stated clearly that "the involuntary sterilisation requirement clearly runs ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    SCMP journalists recognised at Human Rights Press Awards

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by NORA TAM

    ... Staff reporter Our journalists recognised The South China Morning Post grabbed a clutch of top honours at the 17th Annual Human Rights Press Awards yesterday. In the general news section, Simpson Cheung (pictured, right) won a merit for his work covering the July 1 march. Joanna Chiu (pictured) won a merit in the newspaper feature section. The story also garnered a merit award ...

  4. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Clean air to breathe is a human right, too

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... not have access to clean water. Leaders have taken pride in saying that China has made great progress on the issue of human rights by lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty. To enable them to breathe clean air and drink clean water are other human rights the central government must work hard to guarantee. Clean air to breathe is a human right, too ...

  5. Business - China Business - FOREIGN INVESTMENT

    China's rivals catching up in investment race in Myanmar

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Toh Han Shih

    ... of partners," said Matthew Smith, executive director and a founder at Fortify Rights, a human rights group in Bangkok that has been following the flow of investments into the country. ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com China lead under threat as rivals rush to Myanmar Although China remains the biggest foreign investor in Myanmar, investments from other countries ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Developing human capital just as important as setting up innovation and technology bureau

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 03:47am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Human capital also important Chief executives try to shape their administrations to fit their visions for the city. Leung Chun-ying is making his second attempt to establish ... and economic restructuring. It will be important to maintaining the city's competitiveness, given that China's opening up has narrowed the advantages of being a gateway to the mainland. ...

  7. Human rights no longer a key issue in US-China exchanges

    Posted May 27th 2010, 12:00am by Kristin Jones

    ... says he owes his freedom to international pressure in support of human rights, especially from American leaders. Now disgruntled with the US engagement with China, he's a reminder of both ... change and nuclear security, the Obama administration has come under fire from critics at home and abroad for putting concerns over human rights in China in the back seat. US Secretary of State ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Human rights groups organise Hong Kong protest to support Edward Snowden

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng and Gary Cheung

    ... international human rights groups, to join. The Civil Human Rights Front, which is responsible for the annual July 1 pro-democracy march, has agreed to join. "We are yet to agree on the theme ... Joyce Ng and Gary Cheung in New York Whistle-blower in the spotlight Local rights groups are planning a march to press home their call for the Hong Kong government to protect the personal ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Hong Kong police chief rejects claims in US report on human rights

    Posted Apr 21st 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Andy Tsang takes issue with a US report on human rights that highlights local criticism Police chief rejects claims of harder line on protests An official US report on human rights in Hong Kong has drawn attention to local concerns over freedom of assembly and claims that police are turning to aggressive, abusive tactics. Police Commissioner ...

  10. China- The Truth About its Human Rights Record

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan China- The Truth About its Human Rights Record by Frank Ching Rider, HK$80 The Chinese government may have removed itself from many segments of its citizens' private lives, but, as Frank Ching writes, in the political realm the Communist Party tolerates no opposition, especially organised. His compact volume, China- The Truth About its Human Rights Record, ...




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