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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    US offers Anson Chan and Martin Lee a poor example of democracy

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 04:48am by Alex Lo

    ... vehicles called "super PACs". The richest people and the most powerful corporations in the US can now give as much money as they wish to politicians and political causes or movements ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com US offers a poor example of democracy It's ironic Anson Chan Fang On-sang and Martin Lee Chu-ming visited Washington a day after the US Supreme Court dealt ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    'Stop interfering in Hong Kong's internal affairs', China tells US

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:19pm by Tony Cheung, Tanna Chong

    ... Tony Cheung and Tanna Chong Outburst by Foreign Ministry comes as scholars' electoral reform plan receives positive response US criticised as 'completely wrong' to interfere ... usual. Its outburst came in response to a meeting between two veteran pan-democrats and high-ranking US officials last week in which the city's democratic reforms were discussed. "What ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Aim for 2016 political reforms that most people could live with

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 03:41am by Mike Rowse

    ... and the residual task will be less intimidating. This is a useful tactic to bear in mind as the opposing forces lock themselves into mutually exclusive "bottom lines" on the subject of political ... constituencies. Turning now to the arrangements for the 28 functional constituency seats that remain, two potential reform measures stand out. Politics is about people, not inanimate objects. There can ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How US tapering and politics will shape growing Asia

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 12:11pm by SIMON TAY, Nicolas Fang

    ... in the US cannot be taken for granted, especially after the world has seen how dysfunctional beltway politics shut down Washington. Remember mid-2013? Rumours of the tapering sent markets tumbling- ... Simon Tay and Nicholas Fang Simon Tay and Nicholas Fang assess the challenges for Asia and consider how politics, both domestic and foreign, will shape the buoyant economies of a region ...

  5. News - World - CRIME

    Suspected US hitman Jose Manuel Martinez admits up to 40 slayings

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 09:51pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Fresno, California Suspected US hitman admits 40 kills A suspected contract killer charged in California with killing nine people confessed that he carried out up to 40 ... in Alabama, so he can return to California. Turner said Martinez maintained his innocence to the charge there and did not seem to be a hardened killer. "I've found him to be polite ...

  6. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    US defence secretary Chuck Hagel's straight talking in Asia gets results

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 06:00am by KRISTINE KWOK

    ... Hagel makes no bones about U.S. position As Chuck Hagel tucked into his kung pao chicken with PLA officers in Beijing last week, the US defence secretary had much to chew over from his tour of Asia. After being treated to a rare inspection of China's first and only aircraft carrier, the US defence secretary heard sharp words from his Chinese counterpart on Taiwan and Japan- ...

  7. News - Asia

    'No link' between pilot's politics and loss of Flight 370

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 04:54am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan in Kuala Lumpur adrian.wan@scmp.com 'No link' between pilot's politics and loss of plane Reports linking the pilot's political affiliation ... Mail ran a widely circulated story yesterday claiming Zaharie was a "political fanatic" and an obsessive supporter of Anwar, who was sentenced to five years' jail. Citing unnamed ...

  8. News - China Insider - ENTERTAINMENT

    House of Cards embodies the corruption in American politics, says Chinese ambassador

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 08:28pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... political drama House of Cards, arguing that the show exposes the disadvantages of American bipartisan politics. “I have seen both seasons of House of Cards, which I think embodies some of the characteristics and corruption that is present in American politics,” said Cui Tiankai, speaking as a participant on a televised People’s Daily panel coinciding with the Chinese People’s Political ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Anson Chan and Martin Lee meet US Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 11:18am by Tanna Chong, Stuart Lau

    ... to represent Hong Kong, adding that they should not encourage external interference in China's internal politics. National People's Congress delegate Priscilla Lau Pui-king slammed the US ... Tanna Chong and Stuart Lau Anson Chan and Martin Lee meet top American Democrat as leaders of Congress commission on China warn HK democracy is under threat Pan-democrat pair told of U.S ...

  10. News - World - SINO-US RELATIONS

    Michelle Obama expected to stay away from politics on China visit

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 11:18pm by WASHPOST

    ... "This was her decision- not a political one, in the sense that she decided to play it safe," a former senior US administration official wrote in an e-mail. "She never wants to show up ... the rights of political activists. Gary Locke, the outgoing US ambassador at the time, raised the case of Tohti and other activists in his final news conference in Beijing. Back in 2003, Clinton took ...




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