Joseph Cheng

Type: Person
Name: Joseph Cheng
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Pro-Beijing demonstration shows battle for Hong Kong on in earnest

Beijing: Tens of thousands of people have marched through central Hong Kong to protest a planned civil disobedience campaign by pro-democracy activists demanding electoral reform, amid criticism the demonstration marked a further step by Beijing to interfere ... [Published WA Today - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Chinese graduates face tough job market with low pay

The Straits TimesPublication Date : 18-08-2014Chinese graduate Wang Xiaoqing, 23, earns barely 2,000 yuan (US$325.18) a month at an environmental services firm and has no savings to speak of.A recent marketing graduate from the Northwest University of ... [Published Asia News Network - Aug 18 2014]
Entities: Joseph Cheng, China, Beijing
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Monday Market Mayhem – Bombs Fly, Markets Fly – Why Not?

America F*ck Yeah!From Ferguson to Fallujah, America has spent the weekend kicking ass and taking names while in Mosul, we're bombing the Middle East's 99% off the dams and picking off the stragglers with high-tech drones – F*ck Yeah!That, combined with ... [Published Benzinga.com - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Defending the rule of law

Rules on political donations in HKSAR need to be tightened to require political organizations to declare the funds they getRecently, local media revealed documents which showed that Next Media Chairman Jimmy Lai Chee-ying has maintained close ties with ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Political donation rules should be strengthened

Recently, local media revealed documents which showed that Next Media Chairman Jimmy Lai Chee-ying has maintained close ties with right-wing politicians in the United States. They also showed that Lai had continuously given financial support to the opposition ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Theresa Lo Cheng, formerly of Chatham

.She was born on April 20, 1916, in Shanghai, the second-youngest child of Joseph Lo Pa-Hong, an internationally known industrialist and philanthropist who founded four hospitals, an orphanage and a school among other nonprofits in Shanghai. He was the ... [Published Madison Eagle - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Anti-Corruption Push Concentrates Xi’s Power: Cheng

July 31 (Bloomberg) –- City University of Hong Kong Political Science Professor Joseph Cheng discusses Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign and how it helps him become a more powerful leader and how it could be used to fend off any political challengers. ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

China security chief's fall cements Xi Jinping's grip on power: Analysts

BEIJING: China's Xi Jinping is emerging as the country's most powerful leader in decades, analysts said, after the declaration of a probe into the country's former security chief, as state media Wednesday hailed the groundbreaking move.Zhou Yongkang wielded ... [Published Economic Times - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

A great fall

By Felicia Sonmez — EMBATTLED former top Communist Zhou Yongkang rose through China’s state oil industry to become the country’s internal security chief — and amassed so much power, according to analysts, that he brought about his own downfall.The investigation ... [Published Oman Observer - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Zhou Yongkang: oil man whose well of power finally ran dry

Embattled former top Communist Zhou Yongkang rose through China’s state oil industry to become the country’s internal security chief — and amassed so much power, according to analysts, that he brought about his own downfall.AFP | 29 July 2014 ... [Published Mpumalanga News - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Dems urge quick talks

However, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said she could not promise anything because of the short time left between now and the NPC meeting in late August.The meeting between Lam and 18 pan-democratic lawmakers lasted almost two hours during ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Last chance for compromise on Hong Kong's election law

The Straits TimesPublication Date : 17-07-2014After a hot political summer, Hong Kong is settling into an uneasy limbo before autumn ushers in the chill.Between now and end-August, when China's legislature is expected to issue its response to Hong Kong's ... [Published Asia News Network - Jul 17 2014]

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...While many support democracy, they also just want to live their lives and go to work unimpeded. "we can't be optimistic at all—the pro-beijing camp will control the entire list of candidates" said Joseph Cheng, a political-science professor and convener of the Alliance for True Democracy, a coalition of democratic parties supporting Occupy...
The Zhou probe "demonstrates that he has managed to overcome various types of resistance and he has been concentrating power in his hands" , said Joseph Cheng, professor of political science at City University of Hong Kong

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Monday Market Mayhem – Bombs Fly, Markets Fly –... [Published Benzinga.com - Aug 18 2014]
Chinese graduates face tough job market with lo... [Published Asia News Network - Aug 18 2014]
Pro-Beijing demonstration shows battle for Hong... [Published WA Today - Aug 18 2014]
Defending the rule of law [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 18 2014]
Political donation rules should be strengthened [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 13 2014]
DYXnet Group Announces Its Virtual Private Netw... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Aug 12 2014]
Theresa Lo Cheng, formerly of Chatham [Published Madison Eagle - Aug 08 2014]
Statist Strongmen Putin-Xi See History Alive in... [Published Washington Post - Aug 06 2014]
Eviction of pro-Beijing influence [Published Taipei Times Online - Aug 05 2014]
A Data Scientist's and R User's Guide to the JSM [Published iPhone Developer's Journal - Aug 02 2014]
Anti-Corruption Push Concentrates Xi’s Power: C... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 31 2014]
China security chief's fall cements Xi Jinping'... [Published Economic Times - Jul 30 2014]
China security chief's fall... [Published Rappler - Jul 30 2014]
China security chief's fall cements Xi's grip o... [Published Asiaone - Jul 30 2014]
A great fall [Published Oman Observer - Jul 29 2014]
Zhou Yongkang: oil man whose well of power fina... [Published Mpumalanga News - Jul 29 2014]
China Puts Former Security Chief under Investig... [Published Naharnet - Jul 29 2014]
Zhou Yongkang: Oil man whose well of power fina... [Published Asiaone - Jul 29 2014]
China Announces Corruption Probe into Senior Ex... [Published VOA News - Jul 29 2014]
Dems urge quick talks [Published Hong Kong Standard - Jul 23 2014]
Burma link as Lai's money trail revealed [Published Hong Kong Standard - Jul 22 2014]
Last chance for compromise on Hong Kong's elect... [Published Asia News Network - Jul 17 2014]
Hong Kong's Report To Beijing on Democracy Spar... [Published Radio Free Asia - Jul 15 2014]
China Communist Party Asserts Control Over Hong... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 11 2014]
Hong Kong must accept Beijing's control, China'... [Published Telegraph - Jun 10 2014]
Road Bumps to China's Economic Growth Targets [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Mar 05 2014]
China tightens grip on disputed sea [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jan 08 2014]
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China Communist Party Asserts Control Over Hong... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 11 2014]
Chinese officials announced Tuesday that Hong Kong is not designated with “full autonomy” and must submit to the control of Beijing. The notice comes less than a week after over 100,000 people gathered in Hong Kong to remember the 25th anniversary ...
Road Bumps to China's Economic Growth Targets [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Mar 05 2014]
The Chinese government maintained the country's growth target at 7.5% for the coming year. But as City University of Hong Kong professor Joseph Cheng tells Deborah Kan, concerns over steady growth are mounting. ...
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