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  1. I was not encouraging strikes: Ronny Tong

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Civic Party legislator Ronny Tong Ka-wah yesterday said he was not encouraging people in Hong Kong to go on a general strike when commenting earlier on possible action ... date without giving a clear democratisation timetable, suggesting people in various trades could start a general strike in Hong Kong in protest. He also suggested lawmakers could snub Legco ...

  2. Tsang aiming to strike a balance

    Posted Oct 10th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Denise Hung Donald Tsang Yam-kuen will spend two hours today mapping out his plans for Hong Kong's social and economic development over the next five years, in a policy address government sources say will be underpinned by a 'progressive view of development'. The chief executive will aim to strike a balance between economic development and conservation, while ...

  3. All-party coalition could strike deal on universal suffrage, Liberal says

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung An all-party coalition needs reviving in order to reach consensus on constitutional reform, the Liberal Party chief said yesterday, and quickly won support both from allies and rivals. They said the idea could serve as a platform for negotia ...

  4. Striking a reasonable balance

    Posted Apr 07th 2006, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... Joseph Cheng The establishment of the Civic Party has generated considerable discussion on the relationship between political parties and various social classes. An important function of parties in general is to speak for the interests of different social ...

  5. Strike deal on court judgments, HK urged

    Posted Sep 08th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Ravina Shamdasani

    ... the two sides could not strike a deal given that the mainland and Taiwan had agreed mutual recognition of civil court judgments seven years ago despite their political differences. Secretary ...

  6. Beijing delivers its suffrage draft

    Posted Dec 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said any failure of rational dialogue could give way to radical means of expression. He held out the possibility of strikes to press for dual universal suffrage by 2012, but insisted he was not trying to persuade people to go on strike. Local NPC representatives who are attending the Standing Committee meeting in Beijing said radical action like strikes would not be useful. 'The ...

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    Carrie Lam suffers approval dip over national education row: HKU poll

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... at Admiralty, and staging hunger strikes and calling for students to boycott classes. The poll showed that Lam- who admitted that becoming entangled in the education issue had damaged people's ...

  8. Provisional Legco 'was misled on jail-term law'

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kwok-hung and his decision to strike out the disputed Legislative Council Ordinance section. The law disqualified from nomination anyone serving, or due to serve, a jail term during the nomination ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong election laws favour big parties, says candidate

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... information in their mailing about any number of slates running in any single geographical constituency. In his application for a judicial review, Chau asks the High Court to strike down the law ...

  10. Convenor to quit Exco if any conflict of interest

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... said he felt Lam could strike a balance and did not need to quit either post. ...




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