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  1. Tiananmen memoirs spark rare response

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma, Minnie Chan

    ... rapid economic development in the past 20 years justifies Beijing's decisions and that overturning the June 4 verdict would cause social upheaval that might spill into neighbouring ...

  2. Despite lukewarm response, pan-democrat alliance stands by electoral reform proposal

    Posted Apr 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Despite a tepid response from both the pro-establishment camp and fellow pan-democrats, the Alliance for Universal Suffrage is unlikely to amend its electoral reform proposals. Alliance vice-convenor Richard Tsoi Yiu-cheong said that while the moderate coalition would consider the responses of various political groups, it was unlikely to change the proposals in its road ...

  3. Angry lawmakers ask what 'collective responsibility' means

    Posted Dec 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and it is also the responsibility of the whole governing team.' At a Legislative Council house committee meeting yesterday, League of Social Democrats lawmaker Leung Kwok-hung ridiculed Mr ... of government blunders that have occurred without any official accepting responsibility. Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying said he felt the government had been slow to react to the turmoil ...

  4. 'Favourable social atmosphere' urged for Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung President Hu Jintao urged Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's administration to create a 'favourable social atmosphere' for Hong Kong to push forward economic growth ... part of their talks, the president urged Tsang to maintain a positive social atmosphere, according to Xinhua. 'He hoped Tsang and the SAR government would build on these achievements ...

  5. Ip salvo on top job 'a response to public wishes'

    Posted Mar 31st 2011, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung and Fanny W. Y. Fung A growing public desire to see candidates besides Henry Tang Ying-yen and Leung Chun-ying vying to become the next chief executive has encouraged others like Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee to fancy their chances, observers say. Ip, ...

  6. Social Democrat policy unit plan part of journey to full party status

    Posted Aug 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung The League of Social Democrats, as part of a plan to become a full-blown political party, is forming its own policy research department. It also aims to set up district ... with professional studies and strengthen its community networks. 'While we frequently mobilise social campaigns, which are influential on social policies, how should we put our ideas of social ...

  7. Measured response on suffrage is needed

    Posted Jan 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the government must find ways to narrow their differences for the sake of eventual full democracy for our city. In the interest of compromise, a more measured response from all is called for. ...

  8. Media's power comes with responsibility

    Posted Jan 11th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... could help improve governance. Describing the involvement of Beijing in political reform as blunt, a senior official said she was intrigued by the mild response from the media after the policy ...

  9. Lukewarm response to reform plan for Legco

    Posted Jan 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung A proposal to make the Legislative Council's functional constituencies open to all voters has received a cautious response from a legislator. Lee Cheuk-yan, of the Confederation of Trade Unions, said the proposal was worth considering only as a transitional arrangement. The Chinese-language Apple Daily yesterday quoted Allen Lee Peng-fei, a Hong Kong deputy ...

  10. Bullying claims a cause for concern

    Posted Sep 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to the polls. Indeed, our elections are among the cleanest in the region. This is because voters, candidates, and the authorities have over the years acted responsibly by building an election culture ... lived in Hong Kong for three years can stand for election after securing the nominations required. The response from kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat provides little comfort. He saw no need ...




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