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  1. News - Hong Kong - COMMERCE

    Trade council boss talks up Hong Kong, brushes off Occupy Central protest plan

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Chairman of Trade Development Council woos potential investors on visit to US as he dismisses threat posed by Occupy Central Trade Development Council chairman Jack So Chak-kwong has reassured companies in the United States about the likely impact of the Occupy Central movement next year. So said vigorous debate on social issues was a testament to freedom of expression, which ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Overwhelming majority of Hongkongers want Occupy protests to end: survey

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 09:50pm by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com 83pc say Occupy protests must end now Nearly 83 per cent of Hongkongers want the Occupy Central protests to stop, while more than two-thirds believe ... they should continue. Another 4.1 per cent replied "don't know/hard to say". The survey findings were released a day after Dr Chan Kin-man, a co-founder of Occupy Central, urged ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 39

    Generation gap hampers efforts to direct Occupy protests in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 05th 2014, 01:56pm by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com Occupy Central organisers favour a pragmatic approach but students unwilling to compromise Generation gap and battle plan divide campaigners A generation gap and different expectations about how the occupation campaign should evolve have pulled student leaders and Occupy Central organisers apart. It has left students- the only group now leading ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government source hints at tougher line on Occupy protests if deadlock persists

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:48am by Gary Cheung, JOYCE NG AND SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the latest Occupy Central stories click here "Officials made half a step and showed they were willing to talk," Chow said. "But unfortunately, they took us nowhere and their ideas ... to reiterate its warning against foreign interference. "Kenny G's music is popular in China but China's position on the illegal Occupy Central activities in Hong Kong is very ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ALL AROUND TOWN

    When right to occupy met right of abode

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by Gary Cheung

    ... When right to occupy met right of abode Participation in politics comes at a price. And for Robert Chow Yung, now leading the anti-Occupy Central crusade with gusto, it may well cost him ... such as Occupy Central? Seems that will all have to make do without him. Gary Cheung   Donations scandal proves a tough break After long months of filibustering, lawmakers headed off on holiday- only ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Still keen on 'one man, one vote'? New poll will check out Hongkongers' latest reform views

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by Gary Cheung

    ... on Hong Kong and the Occupy Central movement held its unofficial referendum. This is the second survey the group has commissioned, and its findings are expected to be announced next month, shortly ... autonomy was subject to Beijing's authorisation. The document's release was seen as a major reason many people took part in the Occupy Central civil disobedience movement's ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS: ANALYSIS

    Beijing 'expected backlash' over its white paper

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Gary Cheung

    ... "confused and lopsided" in their understanding of the "one country, two systems" policy. The paper was issued 10 days ago, and some associated the timing with the Occupy Central ... the … 'referendum' and the July 1 march, there will be another round of voting organised by Occupy Central," the source said, referring to Occupy's plans for a poll pitting the model that wins its ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    A reminder of who's the real boss: White paper timed to prove Beijing's authority over HK

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 10:30pm by Gary Cheung, Tony Cheung and Adrian Wan

    ... by Occupy Central to stage a large protest in the business district. The group has not set a date for its protest, but is organising an unofficial vote on three plans for conducting the 2017 election. That vote is scheduled for June 20-22. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying dismissed the idea that the white paper was intended to discourage people from taking part in Occupy Central ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    Qiao Xiaoyang says Beijing forced into universal suffrage debate

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... and the "Occupy Central" plan gaining momentum, Beijing felt it had little choice but to take the initiative in setting the parameters for the debate on universal suffrage. Those familiar ... Benny Tai Yiu-ting planning for the Occupy Central movement to rally at least 10,000 people to block roads in Central on July 1, to put pressure on Beijing to keep its promise of allowing ...

  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Draft policy paper spells out Beijing’s authority over Macau’s autonomy

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 11:44pm by Gary Cheung

    ... of the precise meaning of the "one country, two systems" policy needed to be deepened continuously. Yin added that a clear-cut and unequivocal stand against the "Occupy Central ... Beijing spells out its powers over Macau The central government is drafting a policy paper on Macau which will stress that the city's autonomy is subject to Beijing's authorisation. ...




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