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  1. Alliance names acting chairman

    Posted Jan 12th 2011, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China vice-chairman Lee Cheuk-yan was elected as its acting chairman last night, a post left vacant after the death of Szeto Wah on January 2. The alliance will elect a new chairman in February. Lee said he would seek a response from the chief executive in Legco tomorrow on whether exiled dissident Wang ...

  2. Pan-democrat alliance indicates it will reject political reform package

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are made to it. This was the message sent to the administration yesterday ahead of a meeting today between key members of the Alliance for Universal Suffrage- a grouping of organisations deemed to represent the moderate faction of the pan-democratic camp- and Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen on the possibility of more amendments to the government's proposals. The alliance has ...

  3. We want a direct line to Beijing, pro-democracy alliance tells Tang

    Posted Feb 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Beijing. Nine representatives of the Alliance for Universal Suffrage held talks yesterday with Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen and Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Stephen Lam Sui-lung. They described it as a good start in the push for electoral reform. The alliance reiterated its call for the abolition of functional constituencies and a road map to universal suffrage. ...

  4. Alliance in recruitment drive amid competition

    Posted Sep 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong A member of The Alliance lawmakers' group has confirmed that he has invited new legislators to join the group- even as plans to form a new, similar coalition came to light. Patrick Lau Sau-shing, who will return as the lawmaker for the architectural, surveying and planning sector, said he had invited new independent lawmakers to join The Alliance- a grouping ...

  5. The Alliance regroups under a new name

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu Independent lawmakers' group The Alliance will become the Professional Forum as it regroups for the new legislative term. The Alliance, reduced from five to four members but now with a directly elected legislator in its ranks, was formed after the 2004 election by Bernard Chan, Abraham Razack, Patrick Lau Sau-shing, Lui Ming-wah and Raymond Ho Chung-tai, all from ...

  6. Group looks to Legco alliances to boost bargaining power

    Posted Sep 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to pressure the government on issues related to people's livelihood. League chairman Wong Yuk-man said yesterday that an alliance could possibly be established in the legislature with lawmakers ... that there must be a consensus of ideas to set up an alliance. While there were similarities in their election platforms, he pointed out that the two groups had different approaches to achieving ...

  7. Focus on the needy, first population policy alliance urges

    Posted Nov 19th 2007, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... on economic matters. The Alliance Concerning Population Policies, set up last month by seven social groups, plans to stage news conferences and forums, and conduct studies to focus public attention ... population policies,' said social worker and co-founder Fan Lap-hin, the project secretary of the Hong Kong Christian Institute. As well as Mr Fan's group, the alliance includes ...

  8. Alliance's goals are vital

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... How could disbanding the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of the Patriotic Democratic Movement in China and cancelling the June 4 vigil do a service to Hong Kong ('Don't interfere ... for China. Indeed, the alliance's wish is a goal that China's leaders dare not deny, at least openly. Yes, the alliance vows to end one-party rule, otherwise democracy cannot function ...

  9. Ocean Park seeks Disney alliance

    Posted Apr 26th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Chairman Allan Zeman says cross-promotion and mutual benefit are preferable to competition Ocean Park is attempting to forge an alliance with the new Disney theme park, rather than go head-to-head against the entertainment giant when it opens its attraction on Lantau next year. Allan Zeman, chairman of Ocean Park, said he had established dialogue with Disney ...

  10. Alliance 'target of threats' in run-up to June 4 vigil

    Posted Jun 06th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Activist Szeto Wah says it is 'inconvenient' to reveal who pressured pro-democracy group Veteran activist Szeto Wah yesterday said his pro-democracy alliance had received threats in the run-up to Friday's June 4 vigil. But in a TVB interview, the chairman of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China refused to reveal ...




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