Requests for new languages/Wikinews Cantonese

Cantonese WikinewsEdit

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main page Requests for new languages (Wikinews Cantonese)
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Proposal summary
  • Language details: Cantonese (— ISO—)
  • Editing community: —
    List your user name if you're interested in editing the wiki. Add "N" next to your
    name if you are a native speaker of this language.
  • Relevant pages: —
  • External links:
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  • Cantonese Wikipedia is created to a formal wikipedia since 25 March 2006, but there has many news of cantonese districts. Oscarcwk 11:46, 25 July 2006 (UTC)
  • I support. A Cantonese Wiktionary may also be useful. A-yao 05:39, 20 August 2006 (UTC)
  • Support --Taichi - (あ!) 05:52, 22 August 2006 (UTC)
  • Oppose - I really advise you first to grow first as a Wikipedia. There are many WikiNews' that started to early. About the news from those district; delete it, it's an encyclopedia! Jeroenvrp 14:56, 5 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)--Is there anybody willing to keep it running?--Hillgentleman 19:44, 10 October 2006 (UTC)
  • Wikipedia in Finnish has recently started its Wikinews. But! it has 70000+ articles. When cantonese grows that much return with your request, but now i oppose it -- Raghav 14:51, 15 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)維基百科同維基新聞係互相獨立嘅計劃. 呢度問題係夠唔夠人想用粵語維新.--Hillgentleman 07:20, 19 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)User:Raghav 無解釋渠點解反對.w:WP:VIE--Hillgentleman 07:20, 19 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)當然, 有的報紙、雜誌同網上日誌用粵語寫成。.--Hillgentleman 07:20, 19 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)User:Oscarcwk, 而家粵語維基百科有幾多篇新聞? 夠唔夠裝滿成部維基新聞? 您可否舉幾個例?--Hillgentleman 07:24, 19 October 2006 (UTC)
  • Oppose. --Ilario 16:35, 22 October 2006 (UTC)
  • (!)上面位兄弟:點解反對? 投票當玩玩下?人投又我又投, 只怕執輸?--Hillgentleman 17:00, 22 October 2006 (UTC)
  • Support --Yes0song 14:41, 16 November 2006 (UTC)