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  1. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Problems between Legco and Leung stretch to Beijing

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Tammy Tam

    ... suffrage in 2017 in accordance with the Basic Law. Hongkongers know all too well that Beijing has the final say on the electoral arrangements. So, when the Legco chamber becomes a battlefield ... be pacified as long as their livelihood issues were settled. That's unlikely to be the case in the run-up to 2017. The politics are overwhelming. tammy.tam@scmp.com ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Leung Chun-ying sees virtue of well-placed aides in getting job done

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 04:53am by Tammy Tam

    ... and the formation of one's own governance team mutually exclusive? Theoretically, it should not be the case. But in today's Hong Kong, where anything to do with politics can easily stir emotions, ... labelled as a case of "Leung fans" taking over: tycoon developer Vincent Lo Hong-sui, a business heavyweight who openly supported Leung during his 2012 election campaign for the top job, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Will Taiwan become a new Hong Kong- or vice versa?

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by Tammy Tam

    ... work for them, too. However, far from making a convincing case, the example of Hong Kong has been cited by those who oppose the trade pact, who warn that Taiwan would come to rely too much ... Hongkongers have mixed feelings about Taiwan: while many envy its democratic elections, scenes of violence and disruption in the legislature raise eyebrows. And the latest protests gave ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CITY BEAT

    Zhang Dejiang gives political warriors plenty to chew on

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by Tammy Tam

    ... of autonomy" from Premier Li Keqiang's maiden work report was widely noted, Hongkongers must also be alert to his unusual choice of adjectives when he called on the city "to implement ... as giving more weight to the principle of "two systems" than "one country". But to pan-democrats, this is a case of Beijing interfering and "screening" candidates, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    PLA dock rezoning plan leaves too may questions unanswered

    Posted May 20th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... open space. There is little public trust in the government and in mainland authorities on the issue, and many Hongkongers worry that the berth- at a prime site on the new waterfront- ... But in this case the Hong Kong government mainly relied on the Security Bureau to liaise with the army. However, as the Town Planning Board has received almost 10,000 submissions opposing the rezoning plan ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    City must keep edge in the economic race and stay clean

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... message to Hongkongers, loud and clear. What impact Zhang's remarks will have is yet to be seen. But, interestingly enough, this time senior Hong Kong officials were the first to defend ... Independent Commission Against Corruption commissioner Timothy Tong Hin-ming. A timely and thorough probe into the case is necessary to restore the public's confidence in both the ICAC ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    A war of words fuelled by critics, critiques

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... tensions derived from her interpretation of the film form the backbone of her piece: "The mainland can be the saviour for Hong Kong, but it can't win the hearts of Hongkongers. Hongkongers kowtow to the economic power of the mainland, but in their heads they wouldn't let go of their superiority [to mainlanders]...on the surface they oblige, but deep down they feel ...



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