• Friday
  • July 11, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:23pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 4222 for victoria city

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Comment - Blogs

    Don't bank on speedy economic reforms after the 18th Party Congress

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 04:26pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... A Chinese proverb says: Haste does not bring success (欲速则不达) . This also applies to the Chinese approach to reform: Hold your breath, and don’t make the mistake of expecting overnight change (even though China-watchers keep warning that there's no ti ...

  2. News - China - SCMP DEBATE

    SCMP Debate: What's your expectation for China's GDP growth?

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan, Celine Sun

    ... Victoria Ruan and Celine Sun Reporters Victoria Ruan and Celine Sun spoke to senior executives and observers from several countries on the sidelines of this month's Boao Forum. Many believe China will maintain its rapid economic growth despite rising labour costs. But they said President Xi Jinping will have to tackle the embedded vested interests at the state-owned sector, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    City journalists on mainland work in shadow of Tiananmen Square

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 05:03am by Tammy Tam

    ... Victoria Park last Wednesday were splashed across newspapers around the world to mark the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. But for Hong Kong reporters based in Beijing, June ... prior approval from the central government's liaison office in the city before setting foot on the mainland. Beijing argued that the liaison office could issue credentials quickly, even ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong has spoken

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:31am by Jason Y Ng

    ... predictable. Take this year for instance. Who would have thought that Beijing would release the bluntly-worded White Paper – an assertion of total power over the city and a bonanza for protest ... have spoken. I met up with a friend in front of Sogo. Matthew, a Shanghai native, is a law professor at Hong Kong University. This is his fifth year in the city but his first time joining ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Road to Rio: Recife is a city that dances to its own drum beat

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 10:43pm by Paul Kay

    ... Paul Kay That's not just the smell of marijuana smoke in the air- there's a little menace, too A city that dances to its own drum beat It's hard to say why, but from ... as a Glaswegian summer. Or perhaps it's the welcome drink. Budweiser has erected stands in host-city airports, where model-quality women in skin-tight wet-look jeans hand out free beers to new ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT YOU LIKED

    What you liked, June 14, 2014

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:25am by STAFF

    ... installed in Victoria Park two weeks ago. They were quickly changed. WORLD Skeletons and coffins of second world war Japanese soldiers are being washed from their graves in the Marshall Islands ... Lim in an open letter criticising the city-state's prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong.   Featured video of the week AFRICAN HURDLES IN CHINA Afro-Chinese marriages are booming in Guangzhou, ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    My seven hours on July 1 march was worth it for Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 03:47am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Seven hours on the march was worth it for Hong Kong I went on the democracy march on Tuesday, start to finish, from Holding Pen No. 1 in Victoria Park to the corner ... by a rain shower in Victoria Park- beat that for endurance training. But, yes, I do think it was worthwhile. I do think the authorities pay attention to the numbers on the march and I do believe ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT YOU LIKED

    What you liked, June 7, 2014

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 03:01am by STAFF

    ... to retrieve a woman's mobile phone. HONG KONG Tens of thousands gathered in Victoria Park on Wednesday for a candlelight vigil to remember those killed in the bloody crackdown in Beijing on June ... last week. HONG KONG Members of the city's middle class are being priced out of the housing market and the government must do more to help them buy homes, suggests Hong Kong Institute ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Occupy Central must consider the next steps after street protest

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 12:15pm by Peter Kammerer

    ... are the July 1 and Labour Day rallies and the June 4 Tiananmen Square remembrance in Victoria Park, each of which brings tens of thousands together to call for change. Despite the kilometres marched ... took root in at least 2,600 cities and towns in 2011, and while the profile of the discussion was raised, no meaningful policy shifts have resulted. In democracies, voters can take ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should be truly inclusive

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Make our city truly inclusive Hong Kong prides itself on being an inclusive city. But this has lately been put to the test when it comes to our neighbours across the border. ... further changes are needed to make Hong Kong a truly inclusive and tolerant city. ...




SCMP.com Account