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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Our voice must be heard, say voters in unofficial Occupy Central referendum

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:58am by Tony Cheung, Ernest Kao, JEFFIE LAM, Stuart Lau, Joyce Ng, Phila Siu, Johnny Tam, Emily Tsang

    ... Staff Reporters Ninety per cent of people at Occupy Central's polling stations demand a say in who can lead the city, as even critics turn out to vote Our voice must be heard Nine out of 10 voters at Occupy Central's polling stations believe the public must have a say in who can run in the next chief executive election, a mini-poll by the South China Morning Post found. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Hong Kong white paper a boon for participation in Occupy Central

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:58am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com HK white paper a boon to Occupy Weeks after the Occupy Central movement decided to stage the vote on electoral reform, the civil disobedience movement ... from casting ballots because of the narrow range of options. Dr Chan Kin-man, a co-organiser of the Occupy Central movement, warned on May 28 that the campaign would fail if fewer than 100,000 ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Occupy Central must consider the next steps after street protest

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 12:15pm by Peter Kammerer

    ... no matter how powerful its engine, it won't move without wheels. I'm assuming that the Occupy Central movement is well aware of this as it heads into the most important stages of its push ... While protests can lead to officials stepping down, their policies that were the basis for discontent are generally affected little. The Occupy Wall Street movement against wealth inequality ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chinese newspaper accuses United States of backing Hong Kong separatists

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 04:05am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... of Hongkongers. The exchange came as the turnout in Occupy Central's unofficial referendum on how the next chief executive should be elected in 2017 grew to 744,219 last night. The 10-day poll closes ... in the city's political affairs. Global Times sparked a public outcry with a strongly worded editorial earlier this week that described the turnout for Occupy Central's poll as "no match" ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Police will follow the rules in handling Occupy Central campaign, says police watchdog chief

    Posted May 28th 2014, 04:19am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... to implement universal suffrage for the 2017 chief executive election. "It's hard to make any comment before any actual [Occupy Central] arrangements are announced, but the police would ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Police will play it by the book, says watchdog The chief of the police watchdog says he believes officers will follow procedures in handling the Occupy ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Rare disagreement as CY Leung takes issue with Global Times editorial on Occupy poll

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 11:50am by Tony Cheung

    ... with an editorial in the state-run Global Times newspaper which described the enormous turnout for Occupy Central's reform poll as "no match" for the 1.3 billion population of China. Leung, ... and the [city's mini-constitution]." More than 738,000 people had voted in Occupy Central's unofficial referendum by midnight yesterday on three options for how the chief executive should ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    What the Occupy Central referendum asks voters

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 05:42pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter The University of Hong Kong’s public opinion programme was commissioned by Occupy Central to conduct the poll which asks two questions. In the first, voters pick from three ... international democratic standards. They can abstain on both questions. The three proposals in the first question, sourced from the Occupy Central website, are: 1. Alliance for True Democracy Proposal ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    No such thing as global standard of democracy, former UN president says

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 04:05am by Jeffie Lam and Ng Kang-chung

    ... in elections, the covenant states. Jeremic, a former Serbian minister of foreign affairs, was in town in the middle of a 10-day city-wide ballot on electoral reform conducted by the Occupy Central ... "There may be an international standard in science and technology, but when it comes to society, it is very difficult." The Occupy movement has vowed to mobilise 10,000 people to block ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'Extremists' in Occupy Central will not succeed, Beijing official warns

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:01am by Phila Siu and Kwong Man-ki

    ... Beijing blast for Occupy Central Beijing will not give in to "extremist acts" such as those planned by Occupy Central, a mainland official in charge of Hong Kong affairs has declared. ... extremist acts to force the central government to give in, they will not succeed. If the illegal Occupy Central movement really takes place, [Beijing] believes the Hong Kong government will enforce ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Occupy Central should 'deliberate' on the effectiveness of its campaign

    Posted May 25th 2014, 04:33am by Regina Ip

    ... Regina Ip Regina Ip says as Occupy Central campaigners prepare to mobilise, they should think hard about the odds of Beijing acceding to a demand that plainly flouts the Basic Law ... for Education Eddie Ng Hak-kim read out a carefully prepared statement to caution school authorities, teachers, parents and students against taking part in the Occupy Central movement, which Ng warned ...




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