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Hong Kong governors and chief executives take different approaches on student

Hong Kong governors and chief executives take different approaches on student … The magazine is the official publication of the University of Hong Kong Students' Union, which funds it. Its management and editorial direction became independent in the late '60s and its editor-in-chief and two deputies have been elected by students … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in U-turn on pay freeze

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in U-turn on pay freeze Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying made a U-turn on a promise to freeze his own pay and that of his cabinet ministers, after the government announced late last night a return to levels approved in 2002 by the Legislative Council. The move means Leung's … Full […]

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Hong Kong's Chief Proves 'Safe Hands' for China as Protests End

Hong Kong's Chief Proves 'Safe Hands' for China as Protests End Leung, 60, enforced the hard line from Beijing as demonstrators took to the streets in a call for a more open election of Hong Kong's leader. After missteps such as using tear gas that turned public opinion against him, he played a waiting game […]

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Hong Kong's chief executive snubs UK committee probe into Joint Declaration

Hong Kong's chief executive snubs UK committee probe into Joint Declaration Richard Ottaway, chairman of the House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee – whose visit to Hong Kong was banned by Beijing – said in an interview with the South China Morning Post that his committee invited Leung and other Hong Kong officials … Full News […]

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'Occupy is over': Hong Kong chief executive announces end to protests as

'Occupy is over': Hong Kong chief executive announces end to protests as … Hong Kong's leader declared an end to 78 days of mass protests by pro-democracy demonstrators after police today cleared the last major camp and arrested 20 peaceful protesters. “With the completion of the clearance work in the occupation site in … Full News […]

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Hong Kong's Chief Executive Accuses 'External Forces' of Aiding Protests

Hong Kong's Chief Executive Accuses 'External Forces' of Aiding Protests HONG KONG-CHINA-POLITICS-DEMOCRACY-LEUNG Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying answers questions during a press conference in Hong Kong on October 16, 2014. PHILIPPE LOPEZ—AFP/Getty Images … Full News here – Read more on TIME

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Behind a Gate, Hong Kong Chief Tries to Make a Deal With Protesters

Behind a Gate, Hong Kong Chief Tries to Make a Deal With Protesters HONG KONG—The man who governs Asia's most important financial center spends most of his time these days holed up in his official residence—a former British governor's mansion—with stewards catering to him as he tries to negotiate an end to protests … Full News […]

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British Parliament set to debate Hong Kong and chief executive election

British Parliament set to debate Hong Kong and chief executive election British lawmakers are planning special parliamentary debates on Hong Kong's political development in the lower and upper houses of Parliament, the South China Morning Post has learned. Sources familiar with parliamentary procedure said each debate … Full News here – Read more on South China […]

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China vs. Hong Kong: Students strike foe democracy, call for direct election of city’s Chief Executi – Hong Kong Video

Thousands of students in Hong Kong started a week-long strike to defend democracy and fight for universal suffrage. More than 13000 students from 25 universities, wearing white tops, turned…

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China's Hong Kong chief says remarks to lawmakers were misrepresented in

China's Hong Kong chief says remarks to lawmakers were misrepresented in … Zhang said in the statement on Friday night that his intended meaning was that Beijing had already shown "great political inclusiveness" in allowing some democrat lawmakers to run for legislative office in Hong Kong. He said media reports of the … Full News […]

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China's Hong Kong chief says remarks to lawmakers were misrepresented in

China's Hong Kong chief says remarks to lawmakers were misrepresented in … Zhang said in the statement on Friday night that his intended meaning was that Beijing had already shown "great political inclusiveness" in allowing some democrat lawmakers to run for legislative office in Hong Kong. He said media reports of the … Full News […]

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Hong Kong: China Rules Out Open Election For City's Chief Executive In 2017

Hong Kong: China Rules Out Open Election For City's Chief Executive In 2017 Police officers carry barriers outside Hong Kong government offices as they prepare for a protest by democracy activists in Hong Kong on August 31, 2014. The top committee of China's legislature is expected to announce its decision on political reform … Full […]

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Lawmakers Pelt Hong Kong Chief Amid Democracy Demands

Lawmakers Pelt Hong Kong Chief Amid Democracy Demands Political tensions continued to mount in Hong Kong on Thursday as lawmakers threw objects at chief executive C.Y. Leung amid growing calls for his resignation, while commentaries in China's state media struck an ominous note following Tuesday's mass … Full News here – Read more on Radio Free […]

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Former Chief of JPMorgan's China Unit Is Arrested

Former Chief of JPMorgan's China Unit Is Arrested Updated, 7:52 p.m. | The former head of investment banking in China at JPMorgan Chase has been arrested by Hong Kong's anticorruption agency, a Chinese news report and a person briefed on the matter said on Wednesday, possibly opening a significant … Full News here – Read more […]

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Welfare chief urges policy approval

Secretary for Labour & Welfare Matthew Cheung has urged legislators to stop filibustering, saying major welfare policy is awaiting Legislative Council endorsement. ? Addressing the media after … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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