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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    What is Occupy Central? 10 key facts about Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 05:51pm

    ... to blockade Central district as a means to force Beijing to allow Hong Kong what they consider genuine universal suffrage. 2. Who are the key players? Occupy Central is led by University of Hong Kong ... Chai, and Causeway Bay on Hong Kong Island. Separate crowds spontaneously blocked a section of Nathan Road in Mongkok in Kowloon. 7. What do the protesters want? They demand Chief Executive ...

  2. Business - Money - REGULATION

    Hong Kong securities watchdog to tighten rules on sale of risky products

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 05:09am by Enoch Yiu

    ... protection, the regulator said yesterday. Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah told bankers on Tuesday that more reforms were on the way to enhance Hong Kong's competitiveness. The commission ... chief executive for another three years, effective from next month. "Ashley has contributed significantly to the SFC in the past three years, ensuring that the commission upholds Hong ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - UNIVERSAL SUFFRAGE

    Senior Hong Kong officials should resign over Beijing’s reform decision: lawmaker

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 02:29pm by Peter So

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com Civic Party leader Alan Leong says officials including Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor should examine their consciences and quit Senior Hong Kong ... leader, a pan-democrat lawmaker says. Civic Party leader Alan Leong Kah-kit said the drastic move was needed to rescue Hong Kong’s chances for greater democracy needed to solve the city’s ...

  4. Business - Money - CAPITAL MARKETS

    Hong Kong capital markets miss a string of opportunities in first nine months

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 03:58am by Ray Chan

    ... of missed opportunities Hong Kong's equity capital markets have put in a strong performance for the first nine months of the year, raising almost 45 per cent more than in the period last year ... Meanwhile, companies raised US$40.9 billion in Hong Kong's equity markets in the year to September, including IPOs, follow-on deals and convertible bond offerings, a 44.4 increase from ...

  5. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    Record censorship of China's social media as references to Hong Kong protests blocked

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 02:09pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... monitoring software since the beginning of the year. Over the last two months, he registered two more spikes in censorship and both were tied to Hong Kong’s political reform process. In the days ... that captures deleted Weibo posts, suggested that Hong Kong and Occupy Central were leading search topics on Chinese social media. FreeWeibo captured many of the posts deleted by censors over ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong and its people will continue to speak up until they are heard

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 03:11am by LARRY AU

    ... this over and over again in Hong Kong's history. Heritage activists during the Star Ferry and Queen's Pier campaigns forced us to reconsider the place of heritage in development, leading ... compelling vision of the city's future in order to win over hearts and minds. If they do not succeed in time for 2017 in securing a genuine choice for Hong Kong, they will surely succeed later. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - RETAIL SALES

    Hong Kong retailers' expectations low for National Day holiday

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 04:21am by AMY NIP AND HE HUIFENG

    ... of 11.4 per cent over the same period last year. The Hong Kong Inbound Tour Operators Association said fewer people had signed up for group tours. It expects the number of group tour visitors ... business improve after they rolled out loyalty programmes for top customers at the end of last year. "More has to be done to draw repeat customers [to Hong Kong]," she said. ...

  8. Business - Money - INSURANCE

    Munich Re targets new insurance niche with Hong Kong regional base

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 03:58am by JING YANG

    ... regional base Munich Re, the world's largest reinsurer, is consolidating its marine businesses and has chosen Hong Kong as its Asia-Pacific underwriting centre. Under the title of global ... offshore energy and third-party liabilities. "By basing our regional underwriting activities in Hong Kong, we are close to key markets such as Japan, China and South Korea. We will keep our ...

  9. News - China

    Asset or liability? Beijing's decision on whistle-blower could seal Snowden's fate

    Posted Jun 14th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng and Zhang Hong

    ... national security, mainland observers say. But it will be handled in a low-profile manner to avoid upsetting the Sino-US relationship and being seen as meddling in Hong Kong affairs. Snowden's revelation, that the US government had been hacking into Hong Kong and mainland networks for years, had put Beijing in an awkward position, observers said. On the one hand, it hoped to extract ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong's candidate nominating system out of balance, says Beijing scholar

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:40am by Tony Cheung

    ... needed to paralyse district, according to SCMP analysis 7,000 police expected to be deployed to handle protesters 58,993 likes on Occupy Central Facebook page 3,802 followers of Occupy Central’s ... system imbalanced: Scholar Hong Kong needs to address an "unreasonable" imbalance in the nominating committee for the 2017 chief executive election, a Beijing legal scholar told ...




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