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China denounces 'Hong Konger' trend

Andrew Higgins The Washington Post 01/13/2012
China denounces 'Hong Konger' trend

Fifteen years after taking back Hong Kong amid a blaze of fireworks and patriotic fervor, China is battling what it sees as a subversive challenge: an academic survey showing that many in this former British colony identify little with China.

Former Leung neighbor tells of rooftop rumpus

Hong Kong Standard 12/16/2011
Former Leung neighbor tells of rooftop rumpus

A former neighbor of chief executive candidate Leung Chun-ying claims he and his family were bullied when they lived in Stanley.

Hong Kong people reject scrapping of by-elections in public poll

Hong Kong people have rejected a government proposal to scrap by-elections in a public consultation exercise, a senior official confirmed Wednesday.

Don't count on our help for election, unionist warns Leung

A pro-Beijing union grouping says it will not help chief executive hopeful Leung Chun-ying enter the race for the top job just for the sake of encouraging competition.

Hong Kong Comedian Stephen Chow Voices Support in Chief Executive Election

Comedy megastar and auteur Stephen Chow declared his support for former Hong Kong chief secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen, one of the two candidates in the running of the next Hong Kong chief executive, in a firm yet wise-cracking public announcement delivered in his signature deadpan style.

HK Leadership Race Starts as Leung Challenges Tang

The race for Hong Kong’s top job started as former government adviser Leung Chun-ying said he’ll run against former Chief Secretary Henry Tang in the March 2012 election, as the city faces a widening wealth gap and slowing economy.

Hong Kong’s Tang, Leung Rivalry to Kick Off Succession Race

Hong Kong, with Asia’s widest rich- poor gap, will kick off the election for the city’s top job as former Chief Secretary Henry Tang and government adviser Leung Chun-ying are set to announce their candidacies.

Hong Kong's Donald Tsang Vows to Remedy Public Anger at Home Prices

Sophie Leung San Francisco Chronicle 10/12/2011

Hundreds of marchers call for Stephen Lam to resign

Peter So South China Morning Post 10/10/2011
Hong Kong's Donald Tsang Vows to Remedy Public Anger at Home Prices

Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang pledged to "break with tradition" ahead of his final policy speech today, moving to address discontent at a surge in home prices that threatens to mar his legacy.

Hundreds of marchers call for Stephen Lam to resign

Hong Kong's new Chief Secretary Stephen Lam Sui-lung yesterday received fresh evidence of his unpopularity when a crowd estimated by organisers to be around 3,000 marched to the new government headquarters calling on him to step down.


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