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  1. Office politics heat up

    Posted Jun 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Just when it seemed competition between serviced offices in Central had peaked to fractious levels and could intensify no further, along comes another new entrant keen for a slice of the action. Hong Kong's legion of stockbrokers and property dealers ...

  2. Politics in the picture

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... social movements. Only in the past year did I join political activities, such as residing at Queen's Pier for three months. It made me rethink Hong Kong's true identity,' says ...

  3. Bracing for yet more political shockwaves

    Posted Aug 06th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... able to come to grips with the political complexities and dynamics behind the heritage conservation movement. The fact that the young protesters have been dismissed as admirers of British ... of the Star Ferry clock tower and Queen's Pier, the rise of a new stream of politics- featuring values, identity and a sense of ownership- is set to continue to cause shockwaves. Chris Yeung ...

  4. Political Animal

    Posted Jul 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... When Martin Lee took a tilt at the top At last it can be revealed: Martin Lee Chu-ming, the veteran democrat reviled by leftists for 'bad-mouthing' Hong Kong overseas, once put himself forward as a potential chief executive. And to those who wou ...

  5. Dishonourable politics will not buy Tamar credibility

    Posted Apr 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It is extremely disturbing that the government has been offering all kinds of favours to political parties to gain their support for building its headquarters at Tamar. While unconscionable governments worldwide do this under the pretext 'this is politics', it is dishonourable. The more the Hong Kong government proceeds down this road, the more obvious ...

  6. Tamar needs careful thinking, not strong-arm political ploys

    Posted Apr 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be improved, he has decided to strong-arm businesses, professionals, trade unions and political parties into carte-blanche support for new government headquarters at Tamar ('Tsang privately urges ... with politics. These are urban, transport and marine planning issues which need a great deal of bureaucratic strong-arming to resolve. Dramatically reducing the size of any new government facility ...

  7. By-elections bill public consultation process must be fair, just and open

    Posted Jul 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The government's decision to postpone the passing of the Legco by-election bill was welcomed by many people. But, the obstacles facing Hong Kong's political future are far from ... choice. The threat of more aggressive actions in the coming months is a time bomb created by a government that lacks political sensitivity and the ability to make careful deliberations. However, ...

  8. Government must change plans for west wing to avoid claims of collusion

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... As a concerned Hong Kong citizen, I have followed closely the public debate over the government's proposal to co-operate with a private developer to develop the west wing of the former central government offices which forms part of Government Hill. T ...

  9. Activists get artistic in quest to save west wing from demolition

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Helene Franchineau helene.franchineau@scmp.com Two dozen people gathered at the gates of the west wing of the former central government offices yesterday dressed as former historic buildings in a quest to stop demolition of the 53-year-old building. The d ...

  10. Out and about

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie The grounds of Government House are usually closed to the public. An annual open day was inaugurated in 1968, at least in part to demonstrate a new spirit of official openness and emphasise some connection between government and people in the ...




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