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  1. NPC deputies seek ways to help public

    Posted Jan 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong New Hong Kong deputies to the National People's Congress said yesterday they had already held preliminary talks to define and improve their role in helping Hong Kong with mainland affairs. In an interview with Commercial Radio, Bernard Chan, Choy So-yuk and Dennis Lam Shun-chiu said deputies were unanimous that they should ensure the public knew how to approach them ...

  2. Complacent leaders must shed indifference to people's plight

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong people appear increasingly willing to be critical of what they perceive to be incompetent or inappropriate decisions by government and have diminishing respect for the influential and moneyed elite. These trends are not, of course, confined to H ...

  3. Legal pacts must protect HK's separate system

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the National People's Congress last year, the president of the Supreme People's Court, Xiao Yang, admitted that many mainland courts had handed down unfair rulings because trials were ...

  4. Partners push people's potential

    Posted May 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Plan to expand initiative by government and Microsoft to boost IT skills-training centres run by NGOs Efforts to bridge the digital divide in Hong Kong are expected to intensify as the Hong Kong Council of Social Service and Microsoft expand a ...

  5. Partners push people's potential

    Posted May 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... BIEN PEREZ Efforts to bridge the digital divide in Hong Kong are expected to intensify as the Hong Kong Council of Social Service and Microsoft expand a public-private partnership on free information technology skills training for communities. Council chi ...

  6. An epistle from a 'friend in a sea of people'

    Posted Apr 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Following is the text of Ah Bun's letter to Constable Chu Chun-kwok: How are you? Please excuse my ruthless disturbance. I am one of the many ordinary citizens who are concerned for you. From newspapers, I learn that you were attacked while patrollin ...

  7. Half-step to meeting people's aspirations

    Posted Sep 13th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung Two years after the July 1 political crisis, the visit of Vice-President Zeng Qinghong has shed more light on a significant readjustment of Beijing's approach towards Hong Kong. Unlike in the past, when Mr Zeng was content to chant the ma ...

  8. The people's verdict

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... people' for opposing 'everything, all the time'. 'This is different from those who have different views and want to express their views through certain channels,' he said. ... excerise. Then came the decision to rule out direct polls in 2007 and 2008, worsening the public's perception of the central government. The slogan of 'return power to the people' has ...

  9. 'Flexible' overhaul seen for low-value exports

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... processing trade policies have affected many Hong Kong, Taiwan and Southeast Asian investors on the mainland,' Mr Chen said on the sidelines of the National People's Congress. 'But our ... of the export-driven mainland into an environment friendly and service-based economy. Pointing to the fickle economic climate as the United States subprime crisis spreads, he also said the nation would ...

  10. News - China - DEFENCE

    PLA takes higher profile in disputed waters

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... in sea disputes The People's Liberation Army has stepped up publicity of its military activities in the South China Sea since the change of leadership last month, a move analysts say ... to "defend the South China Sea, maintain national sovereignty and strive towards the dream of a strong China". The fleet also visited Mischief Reef, a fishing area and shelter for Chinese ...




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