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  1. Appointment could signal end of C.Y. plan

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Olga Wong, Gary Cheung and Tanna Chong Paul Chan Mo-po's appointment as development chief (instead of the proposed new post of deputy financial secretary) signals that Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has pulled the reins on his restructuring plan. Speculation was rife that Chan's tenure would be temporary, given the uncertainty clouding Leung's plan to create new ...

  2. Paul Chan in mix for development post

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com The administration has discussed the vacant position of development chief with lawmaker Paul Chan Mo-po- already tipped as a candidate for deputy financial ... by the Independent Commission Against Corruption over possible abuse of a government rent allowance in the 1980s. On Sunday, Leung said he was looking for someone of the right calibre to fill the post. Chan ...

  3. Anson Chan calls for more openness

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang has criticised outgoing Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen for not encouraging his subordinates to give honest opinions, which she believes has affected policymaking. Chan called on the hot favourite to become the next chief secretary, Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, to be outspoken when advising ...

  4. After the lows, next leader must be above suspicion

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bernard Chan It is hard to believe how far Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's reputation has fallen. When he first took office in 2005, he was immensely popular. Now, with just ... community that he is not owned by tycoons or vested interests. Otherwise, I fear the reputation of our whole city is in danger. Bernard Chan is a former member of the executive and legislative ...

  5. Anson Chan- Former chief secretary

    Posted Oct 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luisa Tam Integrity, among the many qualities that make a successful female leader, comes above all else for Anson Chan Fang On-sang. 'In public life, you have to be whiter than ... convictions, courage, humility, empathy and the ability to develop constructive relationships as necessary attributes to reach the top. Chan is speaking from long experience, having shattered countless ...

  6. Now for the difficult part

    Posted Jun 24th 2005, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... Bernard Chan Hong Kong's new chief executive, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, is being sworn in today in Beijing. He starts his term of office with a public approval rating of well more than ... was the easy bit. Bernard Chan is a member of the Executive Council and a legislator representing the insurance functional constituency ...

  7. Exco members court backing for Beijing

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... councillor and insurance sector lawmaker Bernard Chan also said democratic development would progress only 'if a significant majority of the community can rally behind reforms that Beijing ... continued delay and continuation of the status quo,' Mr Chan said. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen delivered his political reform report to the Standing Committee on December 12 in which ...

  8. Expand trade-seat electorate: Anson Chan

    Posted Sep 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... for the 2012 elections, according to former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang. Making her first comments on constitutional reform since the package was passed in June, Chan also lamented ... of us, whatever we think about this package we have to look ahead and hope for the best,' Chan said. 'The government should grasp the opportunity to lay down a strong foundation ...

  9. Minister's wife's job brings calls for review

    Posted Jul 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... councillor Bernard Chan said increasing transparency was always a good thing, but disqualifying individuals because of family members' jobs was unnecessary. 'The choice of candidates [for ... minister, Chan Ka-keung. The secretary for financial services and the treasury was challenged by legislators just days after taking office on July 1 over possible conflict of interest after ...

  10. Lawmaker accuses media of inaccurate, unbalanced reporting

    Posted May 16th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy Executive councillor and legislator Bernard Chan has accused the media of inaccurate reporting and failing to reflect a balanced view in their attempts to attract readers. Speaking on RTHK's Letter to Hong Kong yesterday, Mr Chan said the media sometimes created tension and confrontation by twisting news stories. But Hong Kong Journalists Association chairwoman ...




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