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  1. Nameless briefings are bad news, critics say

    Posted Apr 24th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... affecting the smoking ban, covert surveillance, central slaughtering and the Tamar site development. Political analyst Ivan Choy Chi-keung from the Chinese University observed that many ... of conspiracy when it opted for unattributable briefings on the Tamar project and the central slaughtering proposals. These two briefings, the official said, served to provide the media with more ...

  2. HK journalist confessed to spying: Beijing

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Beijing and Jimmy Cheung He took large sums from intelligence agency, says ministry The central government yesterday accused Hong Kong journalist Ching Cheong of spying ... following instructions of an overseas intelligence agency. He has received a large amount of spying fees,' Foreign Ministry spokesman Kong Quan said. He denied media reports that Ching's ...

  3. Detention of HK journalist is mainland's legal affair: officials

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... China correspondent for Singapore's The Straits Times, was arrested in Guangzhou on April 22 and accused of spying for an unspecified overseas intelligence agency. Mr Tsang confirmed ... from the central government. Ching, a Hong Kong permanent resident and veteran journalist, was arrested on the mainland in April and news of his arrest broke on Monday. 'The SAR government ...

  4. 'Leak' raises new queries on Ching trial

    Posted Sep 06th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung, Josephine Ma

    ... an outcry over the secret trial. He said the judgment had failed to prove the foundation was an intelligence agency. He said the judgment only referred to the foundation as a 'Taiwan spy ... with intelligence-related information and one article with military secrets during and after May 2004. He had also asked Chinese Academy of Social Sciences researcher Lu Jianhua to write for The Straits Times since ...

  5. Help Ching, rights watchdog urges UN

    Posted Sep 05th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... attended some of its academic seminars but it denied being a spy agency and said it never asked Ching to gather intelligence. Lau said she thought Ching had admitted he had written for and been ...

  6. Police chief vows to personally probe threats to public figures

    Posted Aug 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Dikky Sinn and Jimmy Cheung After Albert Ho attack, Dick Lee says he won't rule out help from overseas agencies Police chief Dick Lee Ming-kwai pledged yesterday to look personally ... seriously enough in the past. Speaking after an hour-long meeting with eight lawmakers, the commissioner also would not rule out seeking help from overseas law enforcement agencies in bringing Mr ...

  7. NPC chairman has high praise for HK telecoms

    Posted Dec 04th 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Jimmy Cheung

    ... visit to Hong Kong today, made the remarks behind closed doors to representatives of the central government's agencies and mainland-funded enterprises in Hong Kong before officiating ... in the city's dominant fixed-line phone operator, PCCW, was thwarted by minority shareholders. The plan was blocked amid alleged interference from Beijing and a central government unhappy about seeing ...

  8. Tsang enters protocol row over KMT chief's stopover in HK

    Posted Apr 29th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... he said. He said central authorities and Hong Kong's government had maintained a clear position on the travel agency's role. 'The agency chief is fully aware of our position. The agency's main role here is to handle entry affairs for visitors to Taiwan,' he said. Mr Tsang said only consular staff could take part in receptions when their leaders visited Hong Kong. ...

  9. I can't take the strain, says Tung

    Posted Mar 11th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... at 5.30pm. Standing alone at the podium in the Central Government Offices, he said he had submitted his resignation an hour earlier. The resignation is expected to be formally accepted during ... and to have another person to carry this thing through, because there is a lot of work that needs to be done. I think it's a responsible thing to do.' The central government had no immediate ...

  10. 'Let courts decide if oaths are broken'

    Posted Feb 26th 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Cliff Buddle, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Ngoi-yee of not meeting the legal criteria for patriots set out by Xinhua in a commentary the agency released on Tuesday. The commentary also listed four kinds of unpatriotic behaviour: leading ... not mean anything. It is another matter if someone uses [such a call] to subvert the central government,' he said. Mr Tsang said people should not be side-tracked into an argument about who ...



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