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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government has wasted time opposing Occupy Central, says legal scholar

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 12:58pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... to HKU's outgoing dean of law The government wasted time trying to diminish and oppose Occupy Central instead of coming up with proposals for electing the city’s leader that might win public ... there are no choices, you only make people go to extremes.” Chan said the possibility of finding common ground had grown very slim. “To be honest, I’m not that positive,” he said. “The government has wasted ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leung Chun-ying says Hong Kong sit-in was waste of police resources

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Tony Cheung, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Tony Cheung and Jeffie Lam Sit-in was waste of police resources, says CY Hongkongers should ask whether a sit-in protest staged on Chater Road in Central after the annual July 1 march was "a waste of police resources", Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said yesterday. Leung also urged lawmakers during a question-and-answer session to think about why Legislative Council ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Anti-Occupy advertisement runs on MTR and buses

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... ad firm KMB RoadShow both said that all advertisers had to follow the same set of guidelines. KMB said that ads must not incite prejudice or contain indecent material. Also yesterday, ... threw stones and real petrol bombs, before officers gradually contained them. Police were seen carrying tear-gas grenade launchers. Additional reporting by Shirley Zhao and Eddie Lee   ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    People Power duo spy new filibuster option

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Joyce Ng

    ... government funding requests in recent months, including for a waste incinerator and for preliminary work on two new towns in the northeastern New Territories. Joining the subcommittees would, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Finance Committee unlikely to clear funding backlog amid political stalemate

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... of filibustering if the government refused to remove funding applications for its controversial waste-infrastructure plans. But the government refused to budge from its present schedule- and received ... Kah-kit also called on the government to postpone its waste-infrastructure plans- which include extending three landfills and building an incinerator- as they were "contentious ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Further sessions called to clear backlog of Legco funding requests

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 03:42am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Bid to ease backlog of funding requests before summer recess, but radicals' stance on landfills and incinerator mean effort may be wasted Saturday ... to remove funding applications for its controversial waste infrastructure plans. Legco's 69-member Finance Committee- which excludes only legislative president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing- ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco filibuster on stamp duty puts more than HK$4b at stake, lawyers warn

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Austin Chiu, Sandy Li

    ... said the filibusters had wasted a lot of time in the legislature and obstructed the scrutiny of many bills. Additional reporting by Jeffie Lam ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Slow progress to clear HK$6.8b funding requests to Legco Finance Committee

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:56pm by Tony Cheung

    ... for the elderly in Kwai Chung. Debate on a HK$1.5 billion food waste treatment facility was adjourned to October- after Legco's summer recess- to environment undersecretary Christine Loh ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Chief executive again denies problem between executive and legislature

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by TONY LEUNG

    ... to stage more filibusters if the government refused to remove funding applications for its controversial waste infrastructure plans. But Legco president Jasper Tsang Yok-sing said that if the chief ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    One lawmaker, 14,000 motions and a new headache for the finance committee

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... the legislative session ends this month. An Environment Bureau source said that while the extension of three landfills and construction of an incinerator- said to be essential to stave off a waste crisis- ...




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