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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government has wasted time opposing Occupy Central, says legal scholar

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 12:58pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... also suggested a campaign of non-cooperation could begin before the government delivers its plan. Asked for a legal view on the protest tactic of non-violent civil disobedience, Chan said ... of the purpose of the rule of law, the legal expert said. In a statement last Friday the Bar Association said the government would be “abusing” the concept of rule of law if it dismissed public ...

  2. News - Asia - POLITICS

    Australian mining mogul Clive Palmer rebuked for tirade against China

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 11:45am by AFP

    ... biases," he said. "They are a business partner for Australia, they're our biggest trading partner, they buy a lot of our produce." Palmer is locked in a legal battle with Chinese ... television programme to vent his bitterness about a legal dispute he is having with a Chinese company," Bishop told Fairfax radio. Palmer told ABC that he was "owed about A$500 million ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    New-towns plan faces legal challenge from lawmaker

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Tony Cheung and Julie Chu

    ... Tony Cheung and Julie Chu Court should overturn funding approval because Finance Committee chairman acted outside his power, says independent legislator New-towns plan faces legal ... further questions before putting an item to the vote". Ng cited guidance from Legco's legal adviser saying Article 46 only meant lawmakers would be able to ask questions. But Civic Party ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    2017 chief executive must be a 'staunch patriot' Zhang Xiaoming tells pan-dems

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 05:57pm by Tony Cheung and Gary Cheung

    ... committee to officially enter the race. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying dropped a strong hint yesterday that he did not oppose such a requirement. "There is a legal opinion that because ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    More than 800 take part in anti-Occupy run, while march draws thousands

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by Patsy Moy

    ... would unify Hong Kong people. Tam said people fighting for democracy should resort to methods that were within the legal framework and were constitutional. She also appealed to Hong Kong people ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    John Tsang recalls protests on US campus during the Vietnam war

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by Phila Siu

    ... they were almost absent from social service, not to mention street protests.” It was a choice between “embracing reality” and “pursuing aspirations”, Tsang said. He said his grades were only ... of financial services and the Treasury, development chief Paul Chan Mo-po, Matthew Cheung Kin-chung of labour and welfare, Ko Wing-man of food and health, Eddie Ng Hak-kim of education, Greg So ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    United they stand: Anti-Occupy campaign rallies establishment camp

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:57am by Gary Cheung

    ... base," Cheung said. Tik, who is chief executive of the Evangelical Lutheran Church Social Service, said the confrontation between the Occupy Central movement and the anti-Occupy campaign had ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Retired judge, law deans back silent Hong Kong marchers from legal profession

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:39am by Stuart Lau

    ... "I hope the silent march will cause the Hong Kong government and the Chinese government to issue the appropriate corrective statement," Waung wrote to legal-sector lawmaker Dennis Kwok, ... Court in Queensway to the Court of Final Appeal in Central. "It is important for the legal profession to send a clear message that any attempt to undermine the rule of law ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'There is no neutrality': CY Leung signs petition against Occupy Central

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:57am by Tony Cheung, DANNY LEE

    ... the government's Information Services Department announced he would sign the petition and meet the media at the General Chamber of Commerce's Admiralty office at 5.15pm. He was accompanied by his ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Pro-Beijing figures say 50pc approval threshold for nominating candidates is "reasonable"

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:34am by Tony Cheung, Joyce Ng, Peter So

    ... Tony Cheung, Joyce Ng and Peter So Pro-Beijing figures say 50pc threshold is OK A requirement for aspiring chief executive candidates to secure support from half the nominating committee for the 2017 election would be reasonable, two leading Beijing-friendly figures said yesterday. The remarks by a National People's Congress deputy and a legal scholar came hours after another ...




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