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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Occupy Central protesters might not 'paralyse' Central

    Posted Jul 25th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... not 'paralysis' Protest may not cripple Central The Occupy Central campaign plans an electronic vote in October to draw up a list of "democratic principles" against which to assess any reform proposals tabled by the government, according to core organiser Benny Tai Yiu-ting. Tai also said the civil-disobedience movement might not set out to paralyse Central with its mass protest next ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central to hold New Year's Day 'referendum' on 2017 reforms

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 02:59am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... can start 2014 by giving their views on how their leader should be elected in 2017 as the Occupy Central movement runs a New Year's Day "referendum" on electoral reform. ... to be addressed," said Dr Chan Kin-man, one of the founders of Occupy Central. Voters can visit the Victoria Park bandstand from 1pm to 6.30pm, go to popvote.hk or download the "PopVote" ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Central issues of the Occupy Central movement

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 12:00am by BENNY TAI

    ... Benny Tai Benny Tai sets out the seven main components of the Occupy Central movement, which, he hopes, can help create a fair and just election system for Hong Kong and thus rebuild trust Central issues There are seven components of the "Occupy Central with Love and Peace" movement. They form an integral whole. To some, this is far too complex. Indeed, these concepts ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ELECTORAL REFORM

    Occupy Central may be delayed until government offers 'clearer' proposals

    Posted Dec 06th 2013, 04:28am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Organiser says pro-democracy campaign might have to wait until end of next year, when it can assess government reform proposals Occupy Central 'may be delayed' The Occupy Central campaign could be put off until the end of next year, when it can decide if the government has tabled an "acceptable" electoral reform package, its core ...

  5. Business - Economy - MONITOR

    Occupy Central is no threat to Hong Kong's economy

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 04:17am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland City counts on standing of regulators, reliability of legal system, solidity of institutions, freedom of information and know-how of financiers Occupy Central is no threat ... earnest types with megaphones- and legions of cops all itching to use their pepper spray. If it goes ahead next summer, for some of Hong Kong's workers, Occupy Central's plan to block ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Government will have only itself to blame for Occupy Central turmoil

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 05:13am by Michael C. Davis

    ... Michael C. Davis Occupy Central can be avoided if local and central administrations meets their obligations and introduce genuine universal suffrage Government will have only itself to blame for turmoil Condemnation has recently been hurled at the Occupy Central movement, accusing its organisers of setting out to foment turmoil. Critics argue that their proposed civil ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    John Tsang warns that Occupy Central may cut confidence in city

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 04:33am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Chun-wah has warned that the Occupy Central campaign planned by democracy activists could hit the economy and weaken the city's competitiveness. Tsang, who was briefing legislators ... of Hong Kong, said: "Occupy Central could degenerate into occupying government headquarters. It would be a big mistake if our financial officials are not doing any assessment of the possible ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ELECTORAL REFORM

    Law society condemns Occupy Central plan

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 04:24am by Joshua But and Tanna Chong

    ... society condemns civil disobedience The city's largest lawyers' group yesterday joined the chorus condemning the Occupy Central civil disobedience plan, with its president saying ... confluence" of the plan and Taiwanese independence, after a controversial meeting between a key Occupy Central organiser and a former leader of Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party. The movement ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central plan 'may ruin city's image at Apec ministerial meeting'

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 04:17am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... expressed concern over the running of the Apec ministerial meeting in the city next year as it may coincide with the Occupy Central civil disobedience movement. With China hosting the Asia-Pacific ... at the same time as the Occupy Central movement to blockade Central district next summer if the government fails to come up with a satisfactory plan to implement universal suffrage for the 2017 chief ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Occupy Central missteps cloud debate over universal suffrage

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 01:02am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial 'Occupy' missteps cloud vote debate A campaign to achieve democracy by breaking the law is highly controversial. But the matter is complicated further when political forces opposed by Beijing are also seen as being involved. In a contentious move, the Reverend Chu Yiu-ming, a key organiser of Occupy Central held talks with former Democratic Progressive ...




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