• Wednesday
  • August 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:23pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 635 for airport security

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Tsang and security chief see popularity fall after Thai crisis

    Posted Dec 10th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung and Phyllis Tsang The security chief's approval rating has fallen by 20 percentage points, while the chief executive's popularity rating has dropped to a record low, ... for Security Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong's performance, down 20 percentage points from the previous survey carried out early last month. The latest study was carried out from December 2 to Monday. ...

  2. Leung defends Tsang over airport post 'interference'

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com The city's next leader yesterday defended incumbent Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's decision to consult him on extending the term of the Airport Authority chief, rejecting claims of interference. The statutory body that manages Chek Lap Kok airport announced yesterday that the term of chief executive officer Stanley Hui Hon-chung (pictured) ...

  3. Playing politics is making My Little Airport a big hit- but Donald Tsang won't be so happy

    Posted May 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo There is a new Cantonese hit single on the internet and our government won't be too happy about it. It's by the indie group My Little Airport and the title is a bit rude- Donald Tsang, please die. The track was written by frontman Ah P in response to the chief executive's gaffe last week about his view on the June 4 crackdown being representative ...

  4. Beijing behind security lockdown for Li's trip, Legco president says

    Posted Aug 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in 'complete quiet and total security' during Vice-Premier Li Keqiang's visit earlier this month. Speaking on ATV's current affairs programme Newsline, broadcast last night, Tsang said ... heavy-handed security surrounding Li's visit has been much criticised, especially the handling of student protesters on the University of Hong Kong campus. 'I believe the police would have ...

  5. Tsang calls for media summit in security row

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So and Tanna Chong peter.so@scmp.com Chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen dismissed claims that security during the visit of Vice-Premier Li Keqiang was heavy-handed. He said ... are regarded as a role model in terms of protecting leaders... we have to take into account the latest global situation when making the security arrangements.' Tsang added that the government ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Airport Authority considers airlines' request to cut charges The Airport Authority has been asked by some airlines to cut landing fees during the economic downturn, its chief executive, Stanley Hui Hon-chung, said yesterday. Mr Hui said the authority was studying the request but no timetable had been set. Hong Kong International Airport recorded a 1.7 per cent increase ...

  7. A polite silence on national security

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung There might have been some talk about dusting off and reintroducing national security legislation after Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen begins his second term. ... mentioned Article 23 [legislation],' he said. Speculation about a renewed attempt to enact a national security law emerged following remarks by Premier Wen Jiabao at a photo session with Mr ...

  8. Tsang distances himself from security bill

    Posted Apr 11th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee in Beijing A day after being backed by state leaders for his handling of the city's constitutional development, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday promised that, with the support of Hongkongers, he could deal with thorny issues like universal suffrage. But he was quick to play down intense speculation that enacting Article 23 national security legislation was one ...

  9. Leong secures 11 more nominations

    Posted Feb 11th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee and Albert Wong Civic Party chief executive challenger Alan Leong Kah-kit's election campaign received a boost yesterday after he secured 11 more nominations from the social welfare subsector, taking his total to at least 125. A day after meeting Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on his election platform, Peter Cheung Kwok-che, president of the Social ...

  10. Turkish bombing prompts tighter security at home

    Posted Nov 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Christine Chan, Ella Lee, Peter Michael, Stella Lee

    ... in Hong Kong to see if their security arrangements need strengthening amid fears of escalating international terrorist activity, the police commissioner said. Tsang Yam-pui was speaking a day ... and security officials to go on heightened alert after Thursday's bomb explosions in Istanbul, Turkey. A senior Middle Eastern diplomat said the message from the chief executive had been powerful. ...




SCMP.com Account