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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Flagging up fears over threat to Hong Kong's autonomy

    Posted Mar 12th 2013, 12:00am by Surya Deva

    ... Surya Deva Surya Deva says waving colonial flags is a symbolic show of resentment Flagging up concerns over threat to the 'two systems' Yu Zhengsheng, a member of the Politburo ... to rule the city after universal suffrage was introduced. This was followed by Zhang Dejiang, another Politburo member, reminding Hongkongers of the importance of safeguarding national security. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Second state leader stresses Hong Kong's role in national security

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung and Emily Tsang

    ... the importance of Hong Kong safeguarding national security, a day after another warned the city against becoming a base for subversion and said its ruling elite had to love the nation. Politburo Standing ... just a day after the fourth-ranked fellow Politburo Standing Committee member Yu Zhengsheng warned against Hong Kong becoming a base for subversion on Wednesday. Unlike Yu, Zhang did ...

  3. News - China

    Beijing will use tighter rein on Hong Kong, says analyst

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... the central government was losing patience with the city, 15 years after it returned to Chinese sovereignty in 1997. Politburo leaders had an "antagonistic mentality", he said, predicting ... the helm from President Hu Jintao . Politburo member Li Yuanchao , a former party secretary of Jiangsu , is tipped to be promoted to vice-president overseeing Hong Kong affairs. "I have known ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Patriotic appeal states the obvious

    Posted Mar 08th 2013, 12:00am

    ... of the Communist Party Politburo Standing Committee, told Hong Kong representatives to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference on Wednesday that only those who were patriotic could ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to convey the central government's condolences- including those from the Politburo and Vice-President Zeng Qinghong. Participants in smog workshop favour idea of road pricing About 60 people, ...

  6. Bo effect boosts port's rankings

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... position as a member of the central Politburo has created an advantage for Chongqing's growth,' he said. None of Bo's four predecessors, since Chongqing was made a directly controlled municipality in 1997, were Politburo members at the time. A big inland port on the upper reaches of the Yangtze River, Chongqing is strategically located and has enjoyed a great deal ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - 18th PARTY CONGRESS

    Xi Jinping will still keep tabs on Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by CHOW CHUNGYAN

    ... the portfolio from Xi, failed to make it on the Politburo's elite Standing Committee. While the result could cause some to wonder whether Beijing has diminished Hong Kong's importance, ...

  8. Xi Jinping's HK role hailed as welcome news for the city

    Posted Nov 10th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Denise Hung and Ambrose Leung Xi Jinping, a new Politburo Standing Committee member, has officially succeeded Vice-President Zeng Qinghong as Beijing's top man overseeing Hong Kong ... Party's Politburo last month. Thomas Chan Man-hung, head of Hong Kong Polytechnic University's China Business Centre, said given Mr Xi's status among the mainland's next generation ...

  9. Briefs

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... party secretary Bo Xilai yesterday during his visit to the municipality. Bo is widely tipped for a Politburo position later this year. Bigger boat hired for regular burials at sea To boost ...

  10. Beijing spotlight on HK tensions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Xilai, who has said he will attend the NPC meeting next week,' Zhao said. Bo has been tipped for promotion to the Communist Party's supreme decision-making Politburo Standing Committee ...




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