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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROTESTS

    OCCUPY CENTRAL- DAY 13: Full coverage of the day's events

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 07:53am by Daniel Cheng, 20, poses for a photo before a barricade that he helps to maintain on an occupied road in the Admiralty district

    ... On Thursday the government cancelled proposed talks with the student leaders, saying the occupation of main roads must end.  Some #protesters settling in for the night on #Harcourt Rd. #OccupyCentral ... days of the occupy movement. 7.52pm Admiralty: More than 3,000 protesters gather in Tamar for a rally co-organised by Occupy Central, the Hong Kong Federation of Students and Scholarism. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 60

    Mapping Hong Kong's future beyond Occupy Central

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 04:04am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... on with several surveys suggesting public support for the movement is waning, Occupy Central's co-founders are planning to surrender to police next Friday. Dr Chan Kin-man, the Reverend Chu Yiu-ming ... be a lame-duck government in the coming years. "That is why [Occupy Central] wants to go beyond the occupied sites. There are so many things we can do that should not be put on hold," he said, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 56

    Occupy Central co-founders hold 'community dialogue day'

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 06:46am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Occupy founders hold 'dialogue day' Occupy Central’s founders may have become less visible at the protest sites, but they have been planning ways to take the fight for democracy beyond the occupied zones – starting with a “community dialogue day” today. The news emerged after a three-hour discussion involving over 100 volunteers yesterday, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 54

    Half of Occupy Central protesters ready to pack it in if asked by organisers

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 11:36pm by Lai Ying-kit, Jeffie Lam and Alan Yu

    ... of occupiers ready to pack it in Half of Occupy protesters said they would retreat if asked to do so by campaign leaders, according to a poll of more than 2,100 people taking part in the sit-ins. ... and central governments had not made any concessions on electoral reform proposals. The study came as a University of Hong Kong poll conducted this week found nearly 83 per cent of Hongkongers wanted ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 61

    After Mong Kok Occupy clearance, students vow to target government buildings

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 06:05am by CHRIS LAU, Joyce Ng, Clifford Lo, SAMUEL CHAN, Danny Mok, Peter So

    ... its sights on government buildings in response to the police clearance of the Occupy camp in Mong Kok following violent overnight clashes. "The further actions include a possibility ... to be a footbridge leading to the government headquarters in Admiralty. At a meeting on Wednesday, pan-democrats and Occupy founders had advocated ending the occupation. A court hearing yesterday left ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Beijing-loyal DAB admits ties to US group at heart of 'external forces' Occupy debate

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 06:05am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com DAB admits ties to US group at heart of 'external forces' gossip Beijing loyalists have been eager to accuse leaders of the Occupy movement of allying ... Occupy's strings, has had an office in the city for 17 years. It says it has no relations with the protests and its only activity in the past year has been funding a "neutral" website ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Here's to the MTR, the unsung hero of Occupy Central

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 03:10am by Mike Rowse

    ... Mike Rowse With key arteries in our city blocked, the subterranean railway has come to the rescue Here's to the MTR, unsung hero of Occupy Central When the streets are clear again and the dust has finished settling, I have no doubt our community will spend many months- even years- debating the rights and wrongs, the ins and outs, of Occupy Central. Who knows, academics may even ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Joshua Wong: Students won't try to retake Mong Kok after police show of strength

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 01:36pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com Passer-by also complains officers were overzealous during action to clear Occupy camp The two student groups which lead Occupy Central protests ... the Occupy campaign had good intentions to reduce its negative impact on residents’ lives while pressing the government to meet their demands. “It is the government – not the public – that we want ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Mong Kok shop owners fearful for future of businesses after Occupy protests

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 06:05am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Protests meant trouble in stores Owners of street-level shops in Mong Kok are pessimistic of a return to pre-Occupy business levels unless mainland ... to let two employees go last month. Mainland visitors, the biggest buyers of his high-end products, were too scared to go to Mong Kok during the Occupy protests, he said. Asked for his view ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Ex-chief justice Andrew Li calls on Occupy Central protesters to retreat

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 11:12pm

    ... Former chief justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang on Monday called on Occupy Central protesters to retreat, warning that the rule of law would be impaired if ongoing court injunctions were not obeyed. This comes after police said they would take action "this week" to clear protesters from some occupied sites just as a new poll showed that nearly 70 per cent of the public wants ...




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