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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Time for Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to hold a political reform summit

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 03:32am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Time to hold a political reform summit Both sides are now blaming each other for the chaos and mayhem over the weekend. Given the extraordinary and persistently ... summit along with the second public consultation. In full public view, representatives of all political parties and groups will be invited to work towards a realistic reform plan- in light ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    CY Leung shows how not to talk to the world's media

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:29am by Alex Lo

    ... couldn't be made up. You have probably heard his comment about how open elections would let the poor and grass roots of society dominate politics and create a welfare state. The sentiment ... to half of the people in Hong Kong who earn less than US$1,800 a month. "Then you would end up with that kind of politics and policies." Leung must be under a lot of stress from ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Liberal Party leader James Tien calls on CY Leung to resign

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 05:32pm by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com A prominent pro-establishment party leader has called on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to take responsibility for Hong Kong's political crisis and resign.  "Citizens are ignoring court injunctions and pan-democrats are staging their non-cooperation movement. How is he going to govern in the remaining three years of his term?" asked ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Will CY Leung give keynote speech at the London Dinner next week?

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 04:19am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn In view of the political crisis it's going to be interesting to see if our chief executive, CY Leung, keeps his commitment as the keynote speaker at the London Dinner at The Dorchester hotel on October 30. This is an annual jamboree organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council where the great and the good from Hong Kong and Britain celebrate what great chums ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Beijing 'not behind leak of CY deal'

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:41am by Joyce Ng, James Griffiths and Toh Han Shih

    ... Joyce Ng, James Griffiths and Toh Han Shih Beijing 'not behind leak of CY deal' An authoritative source in Beijing dismissed speculation the central government was behind the leak of documents on a multimillion-dollar deal that plunged Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying into a political and legal crisis. "The central government firmly supports CY and his ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Occupy students have 'almost zero chance' of success, says CY Leung

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 10:30am by SAMUEL CHAN, SHIRLEY ZHAO, Phila Siu, Ernest Kao, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... their action. The Federation of Students maintained it was "absolutely natural and reasonable" for Leung to resign in order to take responsibility for the "political mistakes ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY Leung faces more questions about secret HK$50m deal after rival bid is revealed

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 01:40pm by Benjamin Robertson, joyce ng and james griffiths

    ... the Independent Commission Against Corruption, has opened a file on the matter after a complaint was lodged by members of an opposition political party. Lawmakers also want to use parliamentary powers ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY Leung reportedly sought further HK$37 million in UGL deal

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:57pm by James Griffiths, Benjamin Robertson and Joyce Ng

    ... James Griffiths, Benjamin Robertson and Joyce Ng Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying reportedly sought a further 3 million pounds (HK$37 million) from Australian firm UGL as part of his former company DTZ’s sale on top of the eventually agreed upon 4-million- ...

  9. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    How Hong Kong’s chief executive can finally show leadership – by resigning

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 12:49pm by Stephen Vines

    ... it is then hardly unreasonable to make a comparison between the role of business and government leaders. It should be said in parenthesis that any political leader operating within an elective system would ... and politics. Leaders are expected to take responsibility because if they do not, their credibility will quickly shrivel. The reason is simple: if the chief executive tries, for example, to claim ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Questions raised over Australian firm's HK$50m deal with C.Y. Leung

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:02am by Staff Reporters

    ... executive into a new political crisis, with many local lawyers and former anti-graft investigators questioning the deal. Under the deal, Leung could not set up a rival company and poach people from ...




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