COVID-19 resurgence puts pan-democratic primaries at risk

COVID-19 resurgence puts pan-democratic primaries at risk

The pan-democratic primaries set to take place this weekend showcase the first time pan-democrats have used this method to select their official candidates for September’s…

The National Anthem Bill remains government’s top priority for legislation despite COVID-19, economic disaster

The National Anthem Bill remains government’s top priority for legislation despite COVID-19, economic disaster

The National Anthem Bill continues to divide the house committee in substance and process, as pro-democracy council members protest the legality of Chairwoman Starry Lee…

Vaping, Winnie the Pooh, and housing woes: HT’s top articles of 2019

Vaping, Winnie the Pooh, and housing woes: HT’s top articles of 2019

A compilation of Harbour Times’ most popular articles in 2019.

LegCo’s Christopher Cheung suggestion sparks accusation of condoning capital controls

LegCo’s Christopher Cheung suggestion sparks accusation of condoning capital controls

LegCo member suggestion to counter protester plans prompts immediate blowback from think tank, legislator. Photo credit: Christopher Cheung from Wikimedia Commons

All talk, no action: The pro-establishment camp puts government loyalty ahead of elderly constituents

All talk, no action: The pro-establishment camp puts government loyalty ahead of elderly constituents

A controversial policy to raise the age limit for elderly welfare payments from 60 to 65 has frayed the relationship between pro-democracy and pro-establishment lawmakers…

Post-Umbrella group launches monitoring campaign in bid to bring substance back to LegCo

Post-Umbrella group launches monitoring campaign in bid to bring substance back to LegCo

Be it low meeting attendance rate or unmet election promises, The 80s Momentum works to make sure that they do not sneak past the public’s…

Taking to the streets: The rise and fall of radical politics in Hong Kong

Taking to the streets: The rise and fall of radical politics in Hong Kong

Over the past couple years, Hong Kong saw a rise of radical politics after the Umbrella Protests; but for now the trend seems to be…

Opposition at risk of losing majority in geographical constituencies

Opposition at risk of losing majority in geographical constituencies

Amid possible infighting, the pro-democracy camp may face even worse odds pending government’s decision on by-election arrangements.

Speculations fly high in light of possible by-elections

Speculations fly high in light of possible by-elections

The pro-democracy camp will have to play the best cards they’ve got in the upcoming by-elections or risks having the pro-establishment camp have their untrammelled…

Government speaks: The Official line on interpretation saga

Government speaks: The Official line on interpretation saga

Thirteen-point FAQs by Progressive Lawyers Group on interpretation saga

Thirteen-point FAQs by Progressive Lawyers Group on interpretation saga

The following is a list of FAQs by Progressive Lawyers Group regarding the interpretation by the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress on 7 November 2016.

Still hope for Youngspiration duo, says Basic Law expert

Still hope for Youngspiration duo, says Basic Law expert

Local legislation may be needed to vacate the two localists even with a fresh interpretation for court ruling over the oath-taking saga.

Seen & Heard October 28: Andrew Leung, Woo Kwok-hing, John Tsang

Seen & Heard October 28: Andrew Leung, Woo Kwok-hing, John Tsang

Members of the executive, legislature and judiciary branches criticising each other – Perfect example of separation of (fire)powers.

Harbour Crossings October 21

Harbour Crossings October 21

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Pan-democrats trapped in LegCo’s new normal

Pan-democrats trapped in LegCo’s new normal

Pan-democrats will increasingly find themselves between a rock and a hard place having to maintain an uneasy pact with localist freshmen.

Pan-dems increase leadership in LegCo Committees

Pan-dems increase leadership in LegCo Committees

Pan-dems are on the up. After a disastrous year, shut out of almost LegCo chair and vice chair roles, the pan-dems are back with 5…

Bills in Progress, 15 July 2016

Bills in Progress, 15 July 2016

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Bills in Progress, 8 Jul 2016

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Bills in Progress, 30 June 2016

Bills in Progress, 30 June 2016

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Doctors declare war on the government

Doctors declare war on the government

Doctors sit in outside Legco in protest of a planned increase in representation of government-appointed lay persons to sit on the Medical Council of Hong…

Bills in Progress, 24 June 2016

Bills in Progress, 24 June 2016

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Lawmakers side with industry to challenge premium taxi proposal

Lawmakers side with industry to challenge premium taxi proposal

Transport chief stresses scheme’s details are open for discussion but admits that the government can do little besides relying on industry self-regulation.

Bills in Progress 17 June 2016

Bills in Progress 17 June 2016

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Legco panel pans government  for slow smart city progress

Legco panel pans government for slow smart city progress

Lawmakers question the need for further consultancy reports covering the Kowloon East pilot scheme.

6月10日    本周金句

6月10日 本周金句

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Bills in Progress 10 June 2016

Bills in Progress 10 June 2016

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Bills in Progress 3 June 2016

Bills in Progress 3 June 2016

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New property management services licensing regime passes key LegCo hurdle

New property management services licensing regime passes key LegCo hurdle

Hong Kong’s property management industry is about to get a whole lot more “professional” following the conclusion of the third reading of the Property Management…

Bills in Progress 27 May 2016

Bills in Progress 27 May 2016

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Bills in Progress 20 May 2016

Bills in Progress 20 May 2016

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