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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Can we believe the Security Bureau on Occupy Central?

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Our secretary for security, Lai Tung-kwok, apparently believes that the organisers of the Occupy Central movement will find it difficult to prevent the movement from turning ... the matter was resolved, Lai still tried to maintain the alert was imposed for valid security reasons. Now, with Occupy Central, we have an even more politically charged issue. Given its record ...

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    Occupy has shown us a car-free Central

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:18am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn One thing we will miss once the occupation of Central is over is the absence of vehicles and the noxious fumes that pervade the streets. Admittedly it is a bit eerie wandering around Central with so few cars but so much more enjoyable and a completely different experience from trudging around half-drugged on nitrous oxide and other chemical nastiness. Perhaps our ...

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    Big disconnect between Hong Kong occupiers and Communist Party

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 06:08am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Time for yet another review of the Occupy movement in Hong Kong. The present strategy for dealing with the occupiers and indeed for the rest of us appears to be that we should ... inconvenience, chaos in Legco, and some problems for small businesses. Meanwhile, public opinion oscillates from being fed up with the inconvenience caused by the occupiers to intense irritation ...

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    Government urged to keep umbrella movement records

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 06:26am by Howard Winn

    ... contradictions in Hong Kong society", and it is vital that records relating to these events be properly maintained for future generations. READ MORE: To view all the latest Occupy Central stories ...

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    The price of allowing triads to harass umbrella movement

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 04:48am by Howard Winn

    ... "longer-term difficulties in policing Hong Kong, post Occupy Central". SVA added that this situation had been exacerbated by perceived inaction by government against senior level triad ... Howard Winn Commenting on yesterday's intervention by so-called anti-occupy groups, the risk consultancy firm Steve Vickers and Associates (SVA) warns, "there will be many ...

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    Umbrella Movement is frittering away its gains

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 05:51am by Howard Winn

    ... events have indicated this is pretty much how this is playing out. However, the students increased the pressure on themselves by blocking roads in Mong Kok, Causeway Bay, Admiralty and Central ...

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    Michael DeGolyer explains the anaconda strategy

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 04:46am by Howard Winn

    ... a divide-and-conquer strategy". The strategy involved inflicting painful but easily reversible economic damage in incremental doses as a means of pressuring Hong Kong people to turn against the Occupy Central student movement. DeGolyer believes this is the most likely strategy to be deployed by the mainland. The first step has already been taken with the banning of mainland group tours to Hong ...

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    Police come to the aid of the protesters

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:32am by Howard Winn

    ... thing that is immediately clear is this is not Occupy Central. That has been eclipsed by the student protests. It is tempting to think that if both sides keep their keep their cool this could ... that should the demonstrations escalate then this will probably lead to the arrest of the leaders. Either way this has been a turning point in Hong Kong politics.   Free to protest When Occupy Central ...

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    Umbrella movement heading for an unhappy ending

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 05:26am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn What next for the Occupy movement? We've seen comment that both sides need to find a face-saving way for the protests to end or at least for the streets to be opened up. The students have plenty of face already having surprised everybody with a huge popular demonstration that has had ripples around the world and demonstrates a high degree of concern with the political ...

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    Murray Building units not for sale: Cheung Kong please note

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... strangely, there are certain conditions under which the site can be used for two or more hotels.   Why Occupy Central? Edward Chin is an unusual man. Aside from owning a Harley-Davidson motorbike, which he uses to ride for charity, he runs a hedge fund. But there is more. He is one of what the local Chinese press refer to as one of the 10 martyrs of the Occupy Central Movement started ...




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