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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROTEST

    Few activists left on eve of Occupy Central closure

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... headquarters- the remnants of the city's Occupy movement- was slated for removal. Like many camps inspired by the global movement that swept cities around the world late last year, Occupy Central ... of Occupy Central. Yeung was visiting to see whether his friends were around. "They're preparing for tomorrow," he said. For a firm supporter of the movement, Yeung did not seem ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Occupy Central protesters pack up as eviction looms

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 07:49pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit Occupy Central protesters were leaving the ground floor of HSBC’s headquarters before the deadline of an eviction order expires later on Monday, but some vowed to stay beyond. The activists – who have been occupying the space since last October – have to leave the communal walk-through area by 9pm under a High Court order issued two weeks ago. Some were seen packing up ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    It was time for Occupy Central protesters to be forcibly moved

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial It was time for protesters to go Finally, the authorities have taken action to evict members of Occupy Central, who have been camping on the ground floor of HSBC ... removed after scuffling with law enforcers. The way they have occupied an area for public passage for months and defied a court ruling has gone beyond what is acceptable within the rule of law. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Occupy Central protesters evicted from HSBC building

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 11:26am by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit Security guards on Tuesday afternoon continued the removal of a handful of “Occupy Central” protesters remaining on the ground floor of HSBC’s headquarters beyond a court ... in October last year, had already left the protest site by the deadline. Granting an application by HSBC, the court ruled on August 13 that the protesters – been inspired by last year’s Occupy Wall ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PROTEST

    Eviction looms for remaining Occupy protesters at HSBC site in Central

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by ADA

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Eviction looms for remaining Occupy protesters Security guards began making notes on the furniture at the Occupy Central site beneath HSBC headquarters yesterday ... tables, tents and shelves. But the participants replied by saying all items at the site belonged to Occupy Central. "If you take our things away, you are responsible for telling us where ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Occupy Central, it's time to pack up

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Occupy Central, it's time to pack up The real message from Occupy Central does not come from the protest group but from the way the rest of us have tolerated ... and rubber bullets to clear out their own Occupy groups. Occupy Central has been redundant from the start. Hong Kong has long had its own homegrown grass-roots politicians, NGOs and protest groups ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROTEST

    'Occupy Central' protesters defy a court order to move

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee, Joyce Ng

    ... Ada Lee and Joyce Ng ada.lee@scmp.com Dozens of activists play music and chant as HSBC awaits the next phase of its removal plan 'Occupy' protesters defy court order to move It was supposed to be the end of the party, but the music played on. As the 9pm deadline to move out approached, "Occupy Central" activists turned up the volume and sang and danced in defiance ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - PROTEST

    Helpers fear they may lose HSBC haven

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung, Olga Wong, Thomas Chan

    ... Simpson Cheung, Olga Wong and Thomas Chan Helpers fear they may lose HSBC haven Domestic helpers fear they might lose one of their favourite Sunday relaxation spots now the plaza under the HSBC headquarters in Central has been closed off. The gates to the main entrances to the plaza were closed on Tuesday after the eviction of the remaining Occupy Central activists. About 20 ...




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