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  1. Medics, pregnant women to bolster rally's ranks

    Posted Jul 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... to eliminate by-elections. And leading the crowd will be pregnant mainland women affected by new maternity bed quotas, and people feeling victimised by big-property interests, including Choi Yuen Tsuen ... the turnout will definitely be higher than last year,' he said. 'But I think there will only be 70,000 at most.' Chinese University political scientist Dr Ma Ngok said it was impossible ...

  2. Leung's pregnant pause

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tammy Tam tammy.tam@scmp.com Chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying's unexpected remark on Monday that there would be a quota of zero for pregnant mainland women who did not have Hong ... The Civic Party's Alan Leong Kah-kit went further, urging the government to immediately stop allowing private hospitals to accept pregnant mainland women. The Democratic Party's Lee ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - DEMOCRACY

    Will a democratic China harm Hong Kong?

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 09:36am by Chang Ping

    ... for reason. "What we Hongkongers need is not a democratic China, but to build Hong Kong into an autonomous city-state first, merging the British culture with a restored Chinese culture," wrote Dr Chin. Next, Hongkongers should push for a "Chinese Confederation" consisting of separate and parallel states in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Macau, he suggested. However, ...

  4. Beijing spotlight on HK tensions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), which starts today. Hong Kong NPC deputies and CPPCC delegates are likely to focus their talks on repairing ties between the city and the mainland and preventing pregnant mainlanders flooding Hong Kong's hospitals. Political pundits in the city are also watching closely to see whether Beijing will give any hints about its ...


    Posted May 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... enduring myth in modern Chinese history, and one of the biggest myths of the 20th century.' The nationalist forces of Chiang Kai-shek, they say, left the route open for the Red Army, which met ... trekked beside the men but also got pregnant, gave birth and abandoned their babies along the way- all for the revolution. Red Star Over China (1938) by Edgar Snow Grove Press, $129 The first ...

  6. Confidence in 'one country, two systems' is eroding

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Albert Cheng The issue of pregnant mainlanders giving birth in Hong Kong has proved to be a tricky problem and has attracted attention at the National People's Congress and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference meetings. It is, after all, an internal affair for the Hong Kong government to resolve. But a proposal from former justice secretary Elsie Leung Oi-sie, ...

  7. No smooth sailing for private boat plan

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Lawmakers expressed concerns about smuggling, marine damage and an increase in pregnant mainlanders coming to Hong Kong if a cross-border sailing scheme ... Secretary for Transport and Housing Eva Cheng told the finance committee that the cross-border sailing scheme was still at a 'very preliminary' stage, after a Chinese newspaper reported ...

  8. My team is no lame duck, says Tsang

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'We maintain constant communication.' His remarks came after Leung this week said the quota for private hospitals to accept pregnant mainlanders who do not have Hong Kong husbands should ... denied his government was a 'lame duck', saying it played a role in shaping his successor's 'zero' quota. Banning private hospitals from admitting pregnant mainlanders ...

  9. Our sweet and sour relationship

    Posted Jan 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the chief executive. The dissidents of Hong Kong's pro-democracy camp construe such close attention as meddling. But, in Chinese political ethics, it would be a form of neglect not to watch ... importation and distribution of food. Another example is pregnant women from the mainland taking advantage of loopholes in Hong Kong law to have their babies born here. Our medical facilities ...

  10. Trust the people

    Posted Jan 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or is totally free from influence by vested interests. But how much better it is than a system in which vested interests are given free seats in government and the Chinese Communist Party's chosen ... the votes and thus influence who can or cannot represent the people. Democracy and freedom are like being pregnant- you either are or you are not. Hong Kong is not democratic and the powers ...




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