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  1. HK can stop mainland mums, basic law guardians say

    Posted Mar 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong, Emily Tsang and Colleen Lee Mainland legal experts known as the 'Basic Law guardians' told Hong Kong delegates the influx of mainland women giving birth in the city ... stating that at least one parent has to be a Hong Kong resident. 'The 'guardians' think the Hong Kong government should seek to rectify the discrepancy between the NPC's ...

  2. Opportunistic advice weakens governance

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... and guardians, of the government seem to be more interested in attacking rather than advising the administration. With friends like these, who needs enemies? Another factor affecting governance ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... peanuts People are still being unkind to bankers. The Guardian reports that the findings of the psychologist Daniel Kahneman, winner of a Nobel Prize in economics, are at odds with the highly ...

  4. Pan-democrats doubt vow to move away from elitism

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

    ... of an 'elitist training'. 'During my long career in the civil service... I was driven by a conviction that we were guardians of Hong Kong's interests. Without admitting it, we prided ...

  5. Trust Beijing's wisdom: Donald Tsang

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Professor Xiao, a Basic Law drafter and one of the four so-called guardians of the Basic Law on the mainland, dampened hopes of the election of the chief executive by universal suffrage in 2007 when ...

  6. Rightful duty

    Posted Nov 06th 2010, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... and pretending to be a public hero to cover up and excuse his neglect of duty. I am not against Lam for criticising the government. But, he should do his job properly as a guardian of human rights, ...

  7. Mantle of yesterday's man consigned to history

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Xu. In talks with elderly mainland Basic Law experts, the so-called 'guardians' of the mini-constitution seemed more interested in catching up with pro-Beijing figure Elsie Leung ...

  8. Tsang vows to shed elitist approach and listen to the people

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... which he said was the result of an 'elitist training'. 'During my long career in the civil service... I was driven by conviction that we were guardians of Hong Kong's ...

  9. Democrats won't meet NPC official

    Posted Apr 09th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... research fellows- Rao Geping and so-called 'young guardian of the Basic Law' Wang Zhenmin, a Tsinghua University law professor- will attend a seminar in Hong Kong today marking the 15th ...

  10. Moveable feast won't satisfy Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the 'Basic Law guardians', the late Xiao Weiyun, in his account of the drafting process published in 1993, also makes no mention of it. The leader's term, he said, is five years. ...




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