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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Lu Ping: Too many Chinese mainlanders being allowed into Hong Kong

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang, Tony Cheung

    ... of mainlanders The Beijing official who was in charge of Hong Kong affairs in the run-up to the handover says too many mainlanders are being allowed into the city. Lu Ping, director of the Hong Kong ... appeared to back Leung's decision to put a zero quota on mainlanders giving birth in the city and capping the amount of infant milk formula that people can take out of Hong Kong. Lu, 86- who ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Message from Xi to Hong Kong: think of national interest

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Tony Cheung

    ... and a political analyst said Li's comment referred to some of the 36 economic, financial, tourism, social and Guangdong-Hong Kong co-operation measures announced during his 2011 visit to the city, ... Tony Cheung in Beijing and Colleen Lee President also expressed hope the prosperity and stability of the city will be safeguarded Message from Xi to Hong Kong: think of national interest ...

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    Beijing suspends tour groups to protest-hit Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 02nd 2014, 03:37am by Staff Reporters

    ... to HK Mainland authorities have suspended visits by tour groups to Hong Kong as the city's democracy movement threatens to become an international diplomatic issue. The China National ... a week from now," said Hong Kong Travel Industry Council executive director Joseph Tung Yao-chung. The chairman of the Hong Kong Inbound Tour Operators Association, Ricky Tse Kam-ting, ...

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    Ma Ying-jeou says Beijing must be prudent in handling dissent

    Posted Sep 29th 2014, 05:23am by Lawrence Chung

    ... administration, with the two sides reaching deals on economic cooperation and bolstering tourism. Ma said while Taiwan was concerned about developments in Hong Kong, it did not mean the two sides ... in handling dissenting voices in Hong Kong over the city's political reform, saying Taiwan's public was watching the city's democratic development. "The mainland should let ...

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    CY Leung puts student talks back on table but insists Beijing won't back down

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 11:10pm by Gary Cheung, Joyce Ng, Samuel Chan and Tony Cheung

    ... parts of Hong Kong and divided the community. But Leung Chun-ying again rejected any possibility of Beijing backing down on the stringent framework for the 2017 chief executive election ... for re-opening the talks. "It's important for [Leung's] lack of sincerity to be exposed to both the Hong Kong public and the world by this so-called dialogue," Leong said. Bank ...

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    National People's Congress deputy seeks quota for mainland travellers to Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 03:46am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com 'Cap mainlander travel to Hong Kong': NPC deputy A National People's Congress deputy has called for a cap on permits issued to mainland travellers to Hong Kong. Michael Tien Puk-sun said yesterday he would table his proposal at the NPC's annual session in Beijing next month. Since 2003, the individual visit scheme has allowed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Advertisement calls on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to step down

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 04:24pm by TANNA CHONG AND STUART LAU

    ... policies of "mainlandising Hong Kong". It was a warning to Taiwan of the side effects of opening up cross-border tourism and other policies that jeopardised local interests, the co-signers said. The ad ran in two Hong Kong newspapers and The Liberty Times in Taiwan. Leung described the move as incomprehensible. "To arouse so-called international attention by placing ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco election 2016: How a handful of voters elect 30 Hong Kong lawmakers

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:48am by Tanna Chong

    ... has a vote in the transport sector, while the Urban Renewal Authority and Tourism Board can cast ballots in the commercial (first) seat as members of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce. ... a handful of voters elect 30 lawmakers Are Hong Kong's functional constituency lawmakers vital ballast against populism and a mark of the importance of business in upholding the city's ...

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    Business chambers liken Occupy Central to Thai protests, say tourism will plummet

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 03:38am by JEFFIE LAM, Austin Chiu

    ... Territories. Pang was speaking at a press conference held by his chamber, the Chinese General Chamber of Commerce, Federation of Hong Kong Industries, the Chinese Manufacturers' Association ... … occupying certain parts of Bangkok, tourism numbers began to drop quite quickly," General Chamber of Commerce chairman Pang Yiu-kai said. But the civil disobedience movement rejected comparison ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Carrie Lam 'helpless' over talks deadlock

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:04am by Mimi Lau, Amy Nip

    ... 'helpless' over talks deadlock Hong Kong government No 2 Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has expressed "disappointment and helplessness" over the collapse of talks with students, ... in Guangzhou, said Hong Kong's position as a financial hub was at risk. "After announcing on Thursday night that we would temporarily withhold meeting with the Federation of Students, I have ...




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