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  1. How the camp got to where it is today

    Posted Jan 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... January 5, 2009 The League of Social Democrats floats the idea of pan-democrat legislators quitting and using the resulting by-elections as a de facto referendum on universal suffrage. September 6 Civic Party unveils a three-stage plan for one lawmaker fr ...

  2. Parents welcome at PLA boot camp for students

    Posted Jul 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Isabel Tam Parent participation will be encouraged when 200 secondary school students enter Hong Kong's equivalent of a military boot camp on Sunday for two weeks of rigorous training. Organisers of the fourth annual Military Summer Camp for Hong Kong Youth want parents involved so the values instilled at the camp- discipline, endurance and national identity- ...

  3. Foundation aims to counter influence of pan-democratic camp

    Posted Jan 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Denise Hung The setting up of the Centum Charitas Foundation reflects a desire by Beijing for the emergence of a new generation of leaders to counter the influence of pan-democrats, as well as a desire by tycoons' sons and daughters to come out from ...

  4. Beijing camp could warm to Anson Chan

    Posted Dec 14th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... said: 'I bet Mrs Chan wouldn't make any trouble after she becomes chief executive.' Unsurprisingly, some people within the pro-Beijing camp remain highly critical and distrustful ...

  5. Chief executive to meet the pro-democracy camp

    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has finally agreed to meet the pro-democracy camp - three weeks after a march in which 500,000 people turned out in protest against the National Security Bill. Mr Tung's office confirmed last night that a one-hour meeting involving about 20 pro-democracy legislators would be held at government headquarters on Monday afternoon. Meetings ...

  6. Democracy camp will miss him most of all

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... source of unity among critics of the government and the undemocratic system by which he was elected. Since the news broke, the pro-democracy camp has expressed the strongest desire for him ... at scuttling the pro-democracy camp's call for the early election of the chief executive by universal suffrage. He said Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-keun and Financial Secretary Henry Tang ...

  7. Pro-government camp calls for more candidates

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... working with Mr Tsang because of his time as a civil servant in the colonial era. Democratic Party chairman Lee Wing-tat said the opposition camp would consider sponsoring a candidate, adding ...

  8. Tsang 'more willing to bend on labour policy'

    Posted Dec 16th 2006, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Union chief says the chief executive's view on a minimum wage law has changed Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has made a breakthrough in his labour policy by accepting that legislation for a minimum wage, as advocated by labour unions, may be possible in Hong Kong, the head of the 300,000-strong Federation of Trade Unions said yesterday. Wong Kwok-kin, ...

  9. Legco votes to start inquiry into C.Y. Leung

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... and 18 abstentions after six hours of debate. The pan-democratic camp, the Liberal Party and others from the trade-based seats, supported invoking the Powers and Privileges Ordinance. ... be named. Lee Cheuk-yan, of the Labour Party, asked: 'Did the government cover up Leung's failure to declare his interests? If not, why did it do nothing to follow up?' Alan Leong ...

  10. Tsang opens political channel amid sea change

    Posted Sep 18th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... the pro-Beijing camp, while resisting their demands for a bigger role in local affairs. Changes have occurred in the political landscape, after the elevation of Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, who was once branded ... is a fierce critic of the government's stance on labour rights policies such as a minimum wage and a cap on daily work hours. And senior government officials were at a loss as to how to tackle ...




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