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  1. News - World - SECURITY

    Cameron warns media over reporting of NSA spy leaks

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 09:34pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London British leader calls for 'social responsibility' in reporting NSA files to avoid government action Cameron warning over spy leaks British prime minister David Cameron has called on The Guardian and other newspapers to show "social responsibility" in the reporting of the leaked NSA files to avoid high court injunctions or other ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SECURITY

    Police chief Andy Tsang muddies waters on policing of new PLA berth

    Posted Feb 16th 2014, 04:46am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... Wai-hung said the city's police had the authority to handle crime or social disorder regardless of where it occurred. But when asked how those powers applied to the berth at Admiralty, Tsang said the police had the "authority and responsibility to assist the garrison" if there was unrest. The question of who has the power to police the area has often come up during ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SECURITY

    Article 23 law when time's right, security chief says

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung Article 23 law when time's right: minister Passing the national security legislation required under Article 23 of the Basic Law was a "constitutional responsibility", Secretary for Security Lai Tung-kwok said yesterday. But Lai said it should begin only at the appropriate time, and the social and political conditions would be considered before ...

  4. News - China - SECURITY

    New anti-terror laws must protect human right, say legal experts

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 04:33am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Legal experts say hastily conceived legislation to fight extremism could lead to confusion over responsibilities and an erosion of human rights ... However, a number of legal experts sounded cautionary notes on the rush to legislation. Liu Renwen, a criminal law expert at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said any national legislation ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - SECURITY

    Xi Jinping's security commission to also tackle financial industry

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 04:30am by George Chen, Teddy Ng

    ... is mainly responsible for economic and financial affairs, is commission vice-president. A minister-level position of "financial security commissioner" has also been created and will be filled by an official with experience in the financial industry. The source cited two examples of how financial security could affect domestic social stability. One involved unusual price moves ...

  6. News - China - SECURITY

    State enterprises in Xinjiang ordered to hire 25pc of new staff from local minorities

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:56am by Minnie Chan, Reuters, AP

    ... recently. Hou Lixian, deputy director of the region’s labour and social security bureau, said at least 70 per cent of new staff must be local people in order to ease unemployment in Xinjiang. He ... reported. The measures follow a Politburo meeting chaired by President Xi Jinping on Monday at which leaders vowed to improve employment and boost bilingual education in response to a spate ...

  7. News - China - SECURITY

    Beijing to set up powerful national security body in face of mounting threats

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 03:51am by Teddy Ng, Keith Zhai

    ... disputes with maritime neighbours such as Japan and the Philippines. Internally, public discontent over social and economic equality and potential ethnic unrest in Tibet and Xinjiang are considered the main security threats. Until now the country has lacked a powerful agency to co-ordinate security strategies across various departments, such as those responsible for intelligence, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SECURITY

    Hong Kong police 'must be ready to combat terrorism'

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... bureau, airport security, and the special duties unit, which is modelled on Britain's SAS. However, he warned of overreliance on specialised units, which were "largely responsive ... responsibility" despite the difficulties of the task. "It requires regular briefings and exercises for both highly trained specialists in the specialised units and the frontline beat officers who ...

  9. News - China - SECURITY

    Beijing mobilises 100,000-strong citizen army in the capital's latest anti-terror drive

    Posted May 30th 2014, 03:38pm by Andrea Chen

    ... and on social media. Critics hit out after the Beijing Youth Daily and Beijing News reported yesterday that community leaders and volunteers across the capital would collect anti-terror intelligence ... theories and effective emergency response plans. "The country has long been mobilising ordinary citizens … The policies and anti-terror strategies adopted in the past have already been proved ...

  10. News - World - SECURITY

    Snowden disclosures prompt EU to curb data transfers

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 09:33pm by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian in Brussels Action being taken in response to disclosures by Edward Snowden of surveillance activity EU plans to curb transfer to US of questionable data New European rules ... groupings agreed on a compromise draft following two years of stalemate on the issue. The draft would make it harder for the big United States internet servers and social media providers to transfer ...




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