A former aide to late, ousted premier Zhao Ziyang remembers a veteran pro-democracy activist.
But observers suggest the shift reflects an expectation that numbers are unlikely to improve.
A U.S.-based political commentator says Beijing fears above all that the movement will spread to mainland China.
Foreign languages and computer skills will become highly valued in the future.
Beijing claims progress in energy efficiency suggesting it could help it meet five-year goal.
A former aide to a late, ousted premier calls on Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters to take a 'break.'
A former aide to a late, ousted premier says Confucianism would find a happy home in a democratic state.