Issue: June 07, 2011   (Archive)
Wednesday, July 23, 2014   




Rules clear on conflict of interests
Legislators could be admonished, reprimanded or even suspended for failing to declare a conflict of interests.

New leaf as book fair visitors soar
Sellers delighted bargain hunters with big sales on the last day of the weeklong book fair that drew a record of 1.01 million visitors.

Did nothing wrong: Lai lashes out on cash row
Next Media boss and strident Beijing critic Jimmy Lai Chee-ying said he did nothing wrong in donating some HK$40 million to pan-democrats, including five legislators, insisting it was his own personal money to hand out and not received from foreign governments.

China flight-delay chaos
Thousands of air travelers are stranded or face long delays with some of China's busiest airports reducing traffic by 25 percent because of large-scale military exercises.

Burma link as Lai's money trail revealed
Next Media boss and China pariah Jimmy Lai Chee-ying has close links with Burma's political and military leaders, hobnobbing with its president during a June 2013 trip with a former US defense secretary.

We'll act as bridge with Beijing, Lam tells dems
The government is prepared to act as a bridge for pan-democrats to meet Beijing officials, but said both sides must make an effort to create the right conditions.

Apple comes with anti-Occupy flier
Newspaper vendors have been handing out anti-Occupy Central leaflets to Apple Daily readers.

Shocking turnout of anti-Occupy backers
An anti-Occupy Central signature campaign has collected around 380,000 names since it kicked off on Saturday.

'Brothers' urge each other to seek top job
Former chief secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen should run again for chief executive, according to former Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief Joseph Yam Chi-kwong.

New typhoon looms after Rammasun hit
As Typhoon Rammasun dissipates in China after taking 111 lives across the region, another storm threatens to bring more destruction to the Philippines.



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