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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Voters 'more co-operative' with exit polls, says HKU's Robert Chung

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Voters opened up more to HKU exit pollsters Voters were more co-operative with exit pollsters in this month's Legislative Council election than they were in 2008, generating largely accurate results, a leading pollster said. Dr Robert Chung Ting-yiu, director of the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme, told a radio ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Mainstream opinion key to electoral reform in Hong Kong, CY Leung tells NPC

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 11:44pm by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters Chief Executive's report to the NPC suggests that the Hong Kong public generally backs the government line on universal suffrage in 2017 Mainstream opinion key to reform: C.Y. "Mainstream opinion" in Hong Kong holds that only a nominating committee should have the power to put forward chief executive candidates and that such power must ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Lawmakers' popularity declines amid protests

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:06am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... said Dr Robert Chung Ting-yiu, head of HKU's public opinion programme, which conducted the poll. In the poll, conducted from October 13 to 16, 1,013 people were asked to rate the lawmakers ... Meanwhile, the public opinion programme yesterday opened a new website, popcon.hk on which people can suggest questions for surveys on the Occupy protests. It said it took the initiative ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco vote delays cost the public HK$1 billion, government claims

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:48am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Legco vote delays 'cost the public HK$1b' Lawmakers have already cost the public purse HK$1 billion by delaying votes on 21 public works ... Council's public works subcommittee to approve the proposals before the summer recess. Voting on a series of funding requests was delayed by attempts to filibuster a vote on controversial plans ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Carrie Lam denies bias in official reports on public reform views

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:30am by Tony Cheung, Alice Yan

    ... referendum or screening fears No bias on public views in reform reports, Lam says Hong Kong's No 2 official has denied accusations that government reports on public opinion of political reform ... Ivan Choy Chi-Keung said Lam's explanation still failed to clear up doubts about "selective" nominations. "Public nomination has majority support in a number of opinion ...

  6. News - China - POLITICS

    Artists should raise public morality, Xi tells arts forum

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:53am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan minnie.chan@scmp.com Xi calls on artists to inspire the nation President Xi Jinping told a forum of writers and artists yesterday that their works "should not fall slave to money" but offer "spiritual guidance to reinforce peopl ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Talks fail to narrow gap between student leaders and Hong Kong government

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 11:39pm by Staff Reporters

    ... to the government's proposals before deciding on their next step. Protesters in Admiralty said submitting a new report raised more questions than answers. "What kind of public opinions are you expecting ... the latest public sentiment and would consider setting up a platform for dialogue on constitutional development. But that failed to please the five leaders from the Federation of Students. Lam ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Security tsar Lai Tung-kwok's popularity falls to zero over tear gas

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 04:07am by Olga Wong

    ... simply penned his worries on the happenings in his blog, which urged protesters to disperse. The findings came from a monthly poll conducted by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion ... on top of the use of pepper spray, police batons and riot shields- on September 28. "The public's view is clear," University of Science and Technology political scientist Professor ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Public support for Chief Secretary Carrie Lam falls to record low

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:29am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Public support for Lam at record low Public support for Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has hit a record low, a poll shows, despite her long being one of the most popular members of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's team. In the latest monthly survey by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme, ...

  10. News - China - POLITICS

    Praise for President Hu Jintao's 'common touch' in visit to hometown

    Posted Dec 31st 2012, 12:00am by CHOI CHIYUK

    ... of compassion while visiting his home area last week have won praise among a mainland public increasingly tired of entitled official behaviour. Photographs of the outgoing president holding an umbrella ... seen Hu carry his own umbrella during his 10 years as president. He is famous for rarely smiling and giving clues about his personality during slogan-filled public appearances. To highlight ...




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