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  1. Central and Western poll to test pro-democracy camp

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... From skyscrapers in the heart of Hong Kong's financial centre to exclusive tree-lined bungalows on the Peak and urban slums heavily populated by the elderly, the Central and Western ... democracy. 'Many residents are not too concerned with the democratic pace,' Mr Cheung said. CENTRAL AND WESTERN: now and then 2003 District Council election Population: 251,696 Number ...

  2. Veteran politician criticises march plan

    Posted Nov 17th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... march for universal suffrage on December 4, saying Beijing would judge how 'stupid' the population is and adjust the pace of democratisation accordingly. His remarks came ... means, because if Hong Kong goes into terminal decline in the future, they only have themselves to blame as the entire population are so stupid and can be incited so easily,' Dr Wu said. ...

  3. Sha Tin to Central link facing delay of two years

    Posted Jul 30th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Chloe Lai, Ravina Shamdasani

    ... a population growth rate lower than we had expected,' Dr Liao said. 'So what should the development plan be and do we have a better solution for the cross-harbour line?' A spokeswoman ...

  4. Mantle of yesterday's man consigned to history

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... to that of a co-ordinator. Mr Tsang was told to first look after the government's population policy and cross-border relations. The limelight was taken by new ministers eager to implement their grand plans. ...

  5. Tsang's faith does not guarantee good leadership, says bishop

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... been carried out by him.' Bishop Zen said policies Mr Tsang had handled in the past were 'hideous'. They included the population policy leading to new migrants being barred from ...

  6. 20,000 join rally for universal suffrage

    Posted Jul 14th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Verna Yu

    ... 'as early as next year'. But one of its leading supporters conceded the present system was 'not workable' and said the will of the population should determine how quickly ...

  7. Tiananmen crackdown remains hot-button issue in Hong Kong

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Politics has always aroused less interest among the general population in Hong Kong than the economy. The exception is the Tiananmen Square crackdown- remembered every year with tens of thousands of candles that illuminate Victoria Park in an expression of unfulfilled dreams. This is because the Tiananmen ideals of democracy, freedom and a corruption-free China ...

  8. Bishop Zen slams reforms plan, calls for opinion poll

    Posted Nov 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... the government's constitutional reform package was unacceptable. He said the government should poll the entire population. Failing that, the public should conduct their own survey. '[A] referendum ...

  9. Hopes for freedom float upon a sea of political discontent

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Klaudia Lee

    ... their own amid fears that their rights will be curbed by the legislation under Article 23 of the Basic Law. When almost 10 per cent of a population noted for its political indifference hit ...



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