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Hong Kong Occupy Central Anger Over Beijing Ruling - China Restricts Voting Reforms for Hong Kong

Hong Kong Occupy Central Anger Over Beijing Ruling – China Restricts Voting Reforms for Hong Kong – Beijing Video

Hong Kong Occupy Central Anger Over Beijing Ruling – China Restricts Voting Reforms for Hong Kong Democratic groups in Hong Kong have vowed to fight a Chinese government ruling that effectively… Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Hacker attacks and pressure from Beijing are killing free speech in Hong Kong

Hacker attacks and pressure from Beijing are killing free speech in Hong Kong Last week, targeted hacker attacks briefly took down websites belonging to Next Media, a media group that has often been critical of Beijing, and PopVote, a site asking residents how they would like the city's next chief executive to be nominated … […]

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Pesek on Asia: Beijing Irked by Hong Kong Poll

Pesek on Asia: Beijing Irked by Hong Kong Poll Try as it may, the army of cyber warriors which constitutes Beijing's Great Wall of Censorship can't shut down an online democracy poll that's enraging — and shaming — Communist Party leaders. Irked by stagnant living standards, skyrocketing housing … Full News here – Read more […]

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Beijing Growls at Hong Kong

Beijing Growls at Hong Kong For the first time since the British handover of Hong Kong to China in 1997, Beijing has unambiguously asserted its complete jurisdiction over Hong Kong. A recent government paper reminded Hong Kong that whatever autonomy it has flows from the Chinese … Full News here – Read more on New York […]

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Hong Kong irks Beijing as more than 600000 join unofficial democracy vote

Hong Kong irks Beijing as more than 600000 join unofficial democracy vote More than 5000,000 people have voted in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform that organize by the Occupy Central with Love and Peace movement that has alarmed Beijing and sets the stage for a possible showdown with the government, with … Full News here […]

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Unofficial Hong Kong poll on right to vote angers Beijing

Unofficial Hong Kong poll on right to vote angers Beijing The ballot, organised by the protest group Occupy Central, is calling for the right to vote to elect the next leader of the territory in 2017. The poll has infuriated Communist leaders in Beijing. Organisers are hoping for a big turnout to send a … […]

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Hong Kong must accept Beijing's control, China's Communist Party warns

Hong Kong must accept Beijing's control, China's Communist Party warns Hong Kong does not enjoy "full autonomy" and must accept Beijing's control and oversight, China announced on Tuesday, less than a week after more than 100,000 protesters gathered in the former colony to berate the Communist Party and demand greater … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong Poll Shows Increasing Dissatisfaction With Beijing

Hong Kong Poll Shows Increasing Dissatisfaction With Beijing Hong Kong flies the Chinese flag, but under the terms of its return to Beijing's rule in 1997, it retains a great deal of autonomy under the “one country, two systems” formula until 2047. People living in Hong Kong enjoy civil liberties, including … Full News here […]

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Bank of Beijing Poised for $4 Billion Hong Kong Share Sale

Bank of Beijing Poised for Billion Hong Kong Share Sale Bank of Beijing Co., part owned by ING Groep NV, is planning what could be Hong Kong's biggest first-time stock sale since 2010 as tighter capital rules force Chinese lenders to raise funds. The bank's board approved selling as many as 3.4 billion … Full […]

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Beijing officials, Hong Kong pan-democrats no closer after holding talks on

Beijing officials, Hong Kong pan-democrats no closer after holding talks on … Getting the two sides together was an achievement in itself, but hopes a meeting between pan-democratic lawmakers and senior Beijing officials would ease their differences did not last long. Sparks flew as the sides exchanged gifts – and some barbed … Full News here […]

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Citic takeover deal comes as win-win for Beijing and Hong Kong

Citic takeover deal comes as win-win for Beijing and Hong Kong One move, two gains. Nowadays Beijing and Hong Kong may not agree on a lot of things, but the Citic deal is clearly a win-win for both sides. Beijing's decision to let a Hong Kong-listed unit of Citic Group take over its parent company […]

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Beijing reluctant to give in to Hong Kong democrats over reform, says adviser

Beijing reluctant to give in to Hong Kong democrats over reform, says adviser Beijing did not want to make concessions to pan-democrats over political reform because it feared a split among its loyalists in the city could lead to defeat in the 2017 election for chief executive, an adviser to the central government said … […]

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Beijing must avoid paranoia over 'hostile foreign forces' in Hong Kong

Beijing must avoid paranoia over 'hostile foreign forces' in Hong Kong The meeting between a leader of the Occupy Central campaign and Shih Ming-teh, the former chairman of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party in Taiwan, touched a raw nerve in Beijing, and the state-run newspaper Global Times has warned … Full News here – Read more […]

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iPhone 5S reservations almost sold out in Beijing, Hong Kong

iPhone 5S reservations almost sold out in Beijing, Hong Kong As of now, only reservations for the unlocked 16GB "space gray" iPhone 5s appear to still be up for grabs in Beijing and Hong Kong. Reservations are slightly different from preorders. A reservation doesn't require any money up front but does promise … Full News […]

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Innovate or fall behind, Beijing official tells Hong Kong

Innovate or fall behind, Beijing official tells Hong Kong Beijing's top representative in Hong Kong has called on its leaders to do more to encourage innovation, saying a lack of creativity is holding back development. However, an academic said that while more innovation was needed, so was societal change. Full News here – Read more […]

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