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· March, 2007

Stories about Hong Kong (China) from March, 2007

Hong Kong: Government Theme Park

Simon blogs the 4 government building models released yesterday. The government has invited the public to vote: So you can't vote for who sits in the place but you can...

Hong Kong: Post-election analysis

ESWN put together various polls about Hong Kong people's evaluation of the two candidates and priority in concerned issues, and provided a detailed post-election analysis of Hong Kong politics.

Hong Kong: Queen's Pier

Simon world has an update on the preservation plan of the Queen's Pier: a roadside Pier. Over the Rainbow explains the reason why Hong Kong architects insist to keep the...

Hong Kong: “Election” result

Simon blogged about the media buzz about the result of the Chief executive election in Hong Kong – a result that has been known for 2 years.

Hong Kong: Google blogger sharing meeting

Jacky blogs about the Google blogger sharing meeting. It is organized by google public relation company in Hong Kong, more like a product advertisement talk (zh).

Hong Kong: local action and 318 rally

Thanks Roland for translating the details of Local Action rally in March 18 from Inmediahk.net. Indeed, there were no mainstream news report about the police abuse and the rationality of...

Hong Kong: Panda's right

Hegelchong criticizes the mainstream media's insensitivity towards animal rights in the news concerning central government giving two Pandas to Hong Kong for 10 years anniversary of reunification of Hong Kong...

Hong Kong: blogger gathering

Jacky writes about the weekend blogger gathering organized by sina. The topic is about media and blogging (zh).

Hong Kong: The Second CE Election Debate

ESWN has a sum up on media report and statistic of the Second Hong Kong Chief Executive Debate.

Hong Kong: ever-worse place for expats?

Simon comments on a recent survey that Hong Kong is becoming an ever-worse place for expats, slipping behind Singapore, Tokyo, Sydney and Sierra Leone as a place to live. What's...

Taiwan: The future of Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall

On March 2, 2007, Executive Yuan, Taiwan, decided to change the name of ‘Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall‘ to ‘Taiwan Democracy Memorial Hall’ and to remove the enclosing walls to make...

Hong Kong: blogger abuse

Bigbrainwave writes down his telephone conversation with a newspapers reporter who requested him to comment on social and political issues so that she could quote from it (zh)! Bigbrainwave complains...

Hong Kong: Copyright = creativity?

The Hong Kong Government has announced the consultation paper on “Copyright protection in the Digital Environment” in early January this year. Many has pointed out that the consultation is based...

China: People's Conferences

If you've been following the glorious progress being made in this year's rounds of the parliamentary-ish National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, where members of China's...

Hong Kong: clapping banned in election debate

Simon world talks about the absurdity in Hong Kong, such as banning clap during the Chief Executive election debate between two candidates.

Hong Kong: migrant worker

A citizen report on migrant workers’ life in Hong Kong and their feelings for this society, translated from inmediahk.net to interlocals.net.

Hong Kong: Chief Executive Election Debate

ESWN summarised local mainstream news reports and polls on the Hong Kong Chief Executive Election debate.

Hong Kong: @media 2007 called-off

Chiunam said that he got an email from the organizer of @media 2007 that the conference in HK has been called-off (zh) due to lack of response. The web design...

Hong Kong: Henry Tang's budget

Simon's world comments on Henry Tang's budget and raises the issue of migrant domestic workers’ wage for showing the euphemism of his lip service to the lower class.

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