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  1. News - China - POLITICS

    Power struggle in Beijing leaves CIC leaderless

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... Empty chair in sovereign wealth fund's corner office worries investment industry observers and casts shadow over economic reform plans Follow @SCMP_News China's US$480 billion sovereign wealth fund may well have to wait a few more months before it gets its new chairman, thanks to a power struggle in Beijing. The chairman's office at China Investment Corp (CIC) has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1246905/power-struggle-beijing-leaves-cic-leaderless
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Slow progress to clear HK$6.8b funding requests to Legco Finance Committee

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:56pm by Tony Cheung

    ... the meeting closed at 9.10pm, the committee had approved only the first six funding requests on its agenda. They included a hotel development project for Disneyland and cash for building a home ... items on the agenda- to be passed before the summer recess. But this means 13 other funding requests scheduled after the landfill plans will have to wait for the new session in October. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551993/gridlock-pan-dems-block-disputed-projects-government-blocks-fast
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Finance Committee unlikely to clear funding backlog amid political stalemate

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Lawmakers unlikely to approve a backlog of requests before end of current session as they refuse to agree on how they should be handled Funding locked ... to their opposing views on how remaining funding requests should be handled. The committee today holds its last meeting before the summer recess with a backlog of more than 40 requests still on the table. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1551409/funding-locked-stalemate-over-agenda
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Under-fire finance committee chief Ng Leung-sing blames treasury over funding backlog

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 12:46pm by Tony Cheung

    ... to add an eight-hour special meeting on Saturday to clear the backlog, which includes funding requests for such projects as the reconstruction of Queen Mary Hospital. The no-confidence motion ... It came after Ng was accused of breaching Finance Committee procedures- most notably when he rushed through a vote on a controversial HK$340 million funding request for a new-towns project on June ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1550251/under-fire-finance-committee-chief-ng-leung-sing-blames-treasury-over
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Further sessions called to clear backlog of Legco funding requests

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:42am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Bid to ease backlog of funding requests before summer recess, but radicals' stance on landfills and incinerator mean effort may be wasted Saturday sitting on cards amid backlog Almost the entire Legislative Council is being asked to attend an extra eight-hour meeting on Saturday to ease a backlog of more than 40 government funding requests ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1549166/further-sessions-called-clear-backlog-legco-funding-requests
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Apple Daily head Jimmy Lai donated millions to pan-democrats, leaked files show

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 01:09pm by JEFFIE LAM, Joyce Ng

    ... sides to meet over political reform. In April, the Beijing-friendly Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong raised a record HK$63.8 million at a fund-raising event. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557159/alleged-details-apple-daily-founder-jimmy-lais-political-donations
  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    People Power duo spy new filibuster option

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Joyce Ng

    ... they could step up attempts to filibuster controversial bills and government funding applications. Raymond Chan Chi-chuen and Albert Chan Wai-yip said they intended to join the establishment ... government funding requests in recent months, including for a waste incinerator and for preliminary work on two new towns in the northeastern New Territories. Joining the subcommittees would, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556475/people-power-duo-spy-new-filibuster-option
  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    New-town funding vote prompts people to cast ballots in unofficial referendum

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 11:59am by Ernest Kao, JEFFIE LAM, Joyce Ng, Phila Siu

    ... Staff Reporters Electors cite the Finance Committee vote as a reason for casting ballots in unofficial Occupy referendum and joining tomorrow's march New-town funding boosts poll turnout The much-disputed passage of initial funding for new towns last week drove more people to vote in an unofficial plebiscite on electoral reform on its last day. Engineering student Roy Lau ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542898/polling-stations-open-last-day-occupy-centrals-unofficial-referendum
  9. News - China - POLITICS

    It's official: Macau chief executive Fernando Chui will seek re-election

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 02:59am by Stuart Lau

    ... Macau's Basic Law does not stipulate universal suffrage as the ultimate means of electing the chief executive. That led youngsters disaffected by the widening wealth gap to call for more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1554349/its-official-macau-chief-executive-fernando-chui-will-seek-re-election
  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Carrie Lam calls on Legco to approve funding for new-towns project

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:58pm by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Acting chief executive warns that Legco failure to approve funding could hit poor, while development minister faces angry villagers Lam makes plea over new-towns cash delay Acting Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor urged lawmakers to approve preliminary funding for controversial new-town projects in the northeastern New Territories. She ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1540319/carrie-lam-rules-out-postponing-vote-new-towns-funding-despite

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