• Tuesday
  • September 16, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:44pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 10 for alcohol

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Lawmakers to condemn ex-ICAC boss Timothy Tong for 'deplorable' waste

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 05:13am by Tanna Chong, SAMUEL CHAN

    ... the Legco committee had taken reference from the independent report, it would use the unprecedented term "deplorable" specifically over three breaches- making separate claims for alcohol ... of the graftbuster's three departments that claimed alcohol expenses separately from entertainment- is also condemned, although its director, Julie Mu Fee-man, is not singled out. "But the department ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Legco to question Timothy Tong

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... The trips were not included in the approved itineraries. Tong had also claimed he did not know that the cost of alcohol could not be calculated separately from the expenditure for entertainment. ... on the agency's purchase of alcohol that did not comply with the rules. Razack said his committee had completed the first draft of its report but had yet to reach a conclusion. The final report ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Former ICAC chief Timothy Tong brought friends to official meals

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Against Corruption chief also confirmed he bought about 1,000 bottles of alcohol during his five years in charge. Independent lawmaker Paul Tse Wai-chun asked Tong if he had taken former assistant ... "gratitude" for the gift. The committee also heard Tong had bought 1,000 bottles of alcohol during his term, including 125 bottles of spirits, of which 114.5 were consumed. His successor, Simon Peh ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Former ICAC chief Timothy Tong admits buying liquor for guests

    Posted May 25th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... on alcohol had Tong's approval Follow @SCMP_News Troubled former chief graft-buster Timothy Tong Hin-ming admitted for the first time yesterday that he had approved the purchase of strong spirits for use at receptions. Tong told lawmakers that buying different types of alcohol was necessary to meet different guests' needs at functions held by the Independent Commission Against ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Anti-corruption commission seeks to overhaul rules on officers' conduct

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT

    ... that excluded the cost of alcohol from entertainment expenditures and claimed it separately. The graft-buster introduced a form to address the issue in 2008, but the department stopped using it 18 ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Lawmakers accuse former anti-corruption chief of dodging graft questions

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... community relations department hosted 548 official receptions, and alcohol expenses were calculated separately for 12 of them. He said the expenses for only four meals exceeded the permitted level once the cost of alcohol was included. The level was exceeded by between HK$11 and HK$132 per head. He said his staff often bought alcohol separately, instead of ordering it at a restaurant, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Police chief warns officers of dangers of gaining 'face'

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... to it serving alcohol without a licence. Wong, responsible for advising the Liquor Licensing Board on whether to grant licences, fell foul of a once common practice of giving "face" or dignity ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    Tong's hospitality as chief of customs raises eyebrows

    Posted May 08th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... spokesman said employees would display gifts they had received in the office and contribute them to lucky draws during staff functions. Gifts of food would be shared among staff while alcohol could ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CORRUPTION

    ICAC opening new HQ meant more entertaining, says Timothy Tong

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... Gary Chan Hak-kan, of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, noted that the ICAC started buying strong alcohol for receptions only after Tong took office. Before ...

  10. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Curb pomp and bureaucracy, military chiefs are told

    Posted Dec 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Receptions attended by senior PLA officers will no longer feature alcohol or luxury banquets and will be free of welcome banners, red carpets, floral arrangements, formations of soldiers, ...



SCMP.com Account