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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Politics is second to solving people's problems: New People's Party's Judy Chan Ka-pui

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Tony Cheung

    ... was organising a liberal studies course, and that was also where I met [its founder] Ip," Chan said. As a member of the think tank, Chan joined the New People's Party when it was founded ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Judy Chan came first in the Southern District Council by-election. But for the new councillor at the New People's Party, the people come first ...

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    'Poet diplomat' Zhou Nan takes aim at Occupy Central

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 04:53am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... negotiations- warned that the People's Liberation Army would be deployed if the proposed sit-in degenerated into riots. "Occupy Central … is illegal and violates Hong Kong's rule ... the communists took power on the mainland in 1949, Zhou worked as a teacher at the Beijing Foreign Languages Institute and in the prisoner-of-war management regiment of the Chinese People's ...

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    Jasper Tsang: Legco middleman finds little sympathy

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Joyce Ng

    ... of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (1993-2013), chairman of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (1992-2003), executive councillor (2002-08) ... better candidate than Tsang for the Legco presidency. "He's always like a liberal kind of scholar, and a person with strong character, who does not compromise under government pressure. ...

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    PLA hawk Ma Xiaotian flying ever higher

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... GENERAL FLYING EVER HIGHER The People's Liberation Army's new air force commander is an outspoken officer known for his hawkish comments on China's territorial disputes in the East ... at the Zhuhai International Air Show. He was born into a military family in August 1949. His father, Ma Zaixiao, and father-in-law, Zhang Shaohua, were founding senior colonels for the People's ...

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    Academic Benny Tai proves he is not all talk and no action

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Tanna Chong

    ... then 2012, without any real achievement made. Then the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress promised the city one man, one vote in the 2017 chief executive election and 2020 ...

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    A minister on the wrong track?

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 04:10am by Tony Cheung

    ... Kung Pao questioned whether Cheung was "negligent", while New People's Party lawmaker Michael Tien Puk-sun accused Cheung of lax oversight. "Last year, he told us it was OK ...

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    New head of anti-poverty campaign says Hongkongers must help themselves

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by Stuart Lau

    ... University of Hong Kong Career: Since 2002, member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, Yunnan province. This year, chairwoman for the "Bless Hong Kong" campaign. ...

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    Numbers man Robert Chung faces down his critics again

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 05:05am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... People's Congress in Beijing. No stranger to controversy, the director of the university's public opinion programme was dragged into a political row in recent days after Peter Lee Ka-kit, ... Standing Committee and chairman of the National People's Congress. Lee criticised Chung for releasing polls at "critical moments" with findings unfavourable to the Leung Chun-ying ...

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    Corporate high-flier Victor Yeung puts his faith in real estate funds

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 05:33am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Entrepreneur invests his own savings in asset management company, aiming for a portfolio of US$200 million by the end of the year Corporate high-flier puts his faith in real estate funds After an outstanding decade helping to manage other people's businesses, Victor Yeung decided the time was right to invest in himself and run his own ...

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    Ho Lok-sang: voice of the 'silent majority' speaks out against Occupy Central

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Chow and Ho have been the most vocal. The four others are Chinese University political scientist Dr Chang Chak-yan; Liberal Party member Fung Ka-pun; Peter Wong Kwok-keung, the chairman and chief executive of construction firm Kum Shing Group and a local delegate to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference; and Spencer Li Wing-kwai, the head of an innovation ...




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