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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central 'may hurt Beijing's confidence in Hong Kong as financial centre'

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:21am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... 'may hurt city's finance centre status' Beijing's confidence in Hong Kong as a financial centre could be shattered if the Occupy Central protests spiral out of control, ... you would do the same," Yam said. The anti-Occupy Central group, Alliance for Peace and Democracy, said yesterday it had collected about 380,000 signatures in the past two days against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556936/occupy-central-may-hurt-beijings-confidence-hong-kong-financial
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Older crowd turns out for anti-Occupy Central signature campaign

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:06am by Joyce Ng

    ... divide between those who signed up to oppose Occupy Central yesterday and those who voted in last month's unofficial referendum by the pro-democracy movement. Grey hair predominated as the Alliance for Peace and Democracy kicked off its signature drive calling for the achievement of universal suffrage by 2017 in a "peaceful and non-violent manner" without occupying Central ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556701/older-crowd-turns-out-anti-occupy-central-signature-campaign
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Towngas backs down after asking staff to sign anti-Occupy Central petition

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Towngas backs down over anti-Occupy petition Towngas did a rapid U-turn yesterday on collecting staff signatures against the Occupy Central civil ... 800,000 signatures to outnumber the 787,000 people who voted in Occupy Central's unofficial referendum on electoral reform last month. Some mainland-owned firms and pro-Beijing groups have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555515/towngas-backs-down-after-asking-staff-sign-anti-occupy-central
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Carrie Lam issues warning on Occupy Central shutdown at talk with civil servants

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:33am by Phila Siu, Gary Cheung and Jeffie Lam

    ... issues warning on Occupy shutdown Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said yesterday that government operations could break down if Occupy Central brings the main business district ... report would include ideas such as public nomination and party nomination, but would not pass judgment on them. Views aired in Occupy Central's unofficial referendum and at the July 1 rally- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550921/occupy-central-tops-agenda-top-level-legco-meeting-uniformed-service
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Archbishop's sermon on Occupy Central was 'taken out of context': church

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 02:22pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Albert Leung called him a hypocrite. Occupy Central co-organiser Dr Chan Kin-man also said the statements would make people disappointed in the church. Watch: What do Hongkongers think about Rev. ... - which plans to blockade Central if the government does not put forward a plan for universal suffrage offering genuine choice in the 2017 chief executive poll. Occupy's "extortion" ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550314/church-defends-reverend-paul-kwong-who-told-pro-democracy-residents
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central a danger to the Hong Kong property market, Barclays Bank warns

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:52pm by Joyce Ng, Jeanny Yu and Ray Chan

    ... Occupy 'a danger to property market' "Unexpected shocks" like the planned Occupy Central protest could trigger a property market slump, leading international bank Barclays ... and a year in 2008 after the global financial crisis for prices to return to their previous levels. Louie made only a vague reference to the Occupy Central movement in his report. But he told ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549994/occupy-central-danger-property-market-warns-barclays-bank
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    HSBC backtracks on Occupy Central as reason for downgrading Hong Kong’s outlook

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 11:22pm by Joyce Ng

    ... bank altered a report on why it downgraded the city's stock market prospects, after originally highlighting the risks posed to the city by Occupy Central. The original version ... Occupy Central... could sour relations with China and may hurt the economy. However, just hours later, and following criticism on Twitter and Weibo for bringing up the Occupy protests, the report ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549269/hsbc-downgrades-outlook-hong-kong-economy-partly-occupy-central-fears
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Diamond boss urges employees to oppose Occupy Central in 'humiliating' e-mail

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 12:14pm by Adrian Wan

    ... conglomerate boss has courted controversy by asking his staff to oppose Occupy Central. Addressing his workers as "children" in a company-wide e-mail, Lawrence Ma Yung-yi, chief executive ... register with Silent Majority, a pro-government movement opposed to Occupy Central. "Children … you love democracy and joined the July 1 rally. You clashed with the police, occupied roads, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548621/diamond-boss-urges-employees-oppose-occupy-central-humiliating-e-mail
  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central 'may take place as soon as next month', says organiser

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Tony Cheung

    ... Party will meet tomorrow to discuss the possibility of blockading Central district as early as next month, and an Occupy Central organiser has confirmed the civil disobedience movement could ... consultation- and Beijing could then make a decision on the reform- Occupy Central could be imminent. Lau said: "If the local or central governments table a reform package incompatible ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1548184/occupy-central-may-take-place-next-month-democrats-chief-emily-lau
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy Central leaders keeping plans under wraps to avoid conspiracy charges

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:02am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com One legal expert says the moment concrete details are announced, they could be prosecuted Occupy leaders 'risking charges of conspiracy' Occupy Central ... in a sit-in on Chater Road after the July 1 march. Occupy co-founder Benny Tai Yiu-ting said his movement's plan to paralyse Hong Kong's business hub would only go ahead ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1547669/occupy-leaders-risking-conspiracy-charges-ahead-action-law-professor

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