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  1. Who said it?

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... meet with Mr Li Ka-shing... I have also dined with Mr Li Ka-shing Chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying (pictured), on having lunch with Asia's richest man ...

  2. Beijing consulted on maximum term

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Felix Lo, Gary Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee, Felix Lo and Gary Cheung A new row is looming over the chief executive election after the government revealed yesterday it had consulted Beijing on the total time the next chief executive can serve. Secretary for Constitutional Affairs Stephen Lam Sui-lung said the government had raised the issue of whether the chief executive elected on July 10 could stand ...

  3. Unemployed man decides to challenge the legality of CE election

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.24pm: An unemployed Hong Kong man has filed a judicial review to challenge the legality of the territory's Chief Executive election, local media reported ... mini-constitution, local radio reported. Mr Chan earlier claimed he would be a candidate for Chief Executive. He handed in a blank nomination form to the Electoral Affairs Commission last week. He said ...

  4. Beijing consulted on new chief's maximum tenure

    Posted Mar 31st 2005, 12:00am by Felix Lo, Gary Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee, Felix Lo and Gary Cheung A new row looms over whether Tung's successor can serve 10 or 12 years A fresh row is looming over the chief executive election after ... the issue of whether the new chief executive elected on July 10 could stand for two more terms after completing the balance of Tung Chee-hwa's tenure. If this happens, Hong Kong's next ...

  5. Legal quirk opens door to two elections in 15 days

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Opposition lawmakers have accused the government of creating a legal mess that could see two chief executives elected, for different terms, within 15 days of each other. ... may be, it would lead to two chief executives being elected, 15 days apart. 'It would be a very awkward situation to have two elections 15 days apart,' Ms Eu said. She said ...

  6. Protesters want Li death inquiry

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau, Colleen Lee, Johnny Tam and Shi Jiangtao About 25,000 protesters demanding an inquiry into the death of activist Li Wangyang marched to the central government's liaison office on Sunday. Organisers urged chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to 'express Hongkongers' anger' to mainland authorities. Li had recently been released from 21 years ...

  7. City Digest

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the Institute of Family Education last month, followed by chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying and screen legend Bruce Lee. However, the majority of respondents wanted their children to emulate tycoon ... be a member of chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying's cabinet. 34 under-age drinkers picked up in TST swoop Thirty-four under-18s were detained in police raids on several Tsim Sha Tsui bars ...

  8. Time is of the essence

    Posted Apr 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... course. It must do everything possible to ensure that the new chief executive is elected smoothly on July 10. Remedies in judicial review proceedings are discretionary. Therefore, the court may ... in the legislative process prior to the enactment of the Chief Executive Election Amendment Bill. If the Court of First Instance declines to come up with a remedy in the current proceedings, the issue ...

  9. Challenge to voting committee rejected

    Posted Apr 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... of the Basic Law, which says that when the post of chief executive is vacated, the committee shall elect a replacement within six months. The Basic Law also says the 800 members shall serve a five-year term. The chief executive election has been scheduled for July 10. Mr Ching agreed to consolidate his other court challenge, regarding the number of years in the chief executive's term, ...

  10. Briefs

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Pan-democrats put back meeting with Leung Pan-democrat lawmakers have rescheduled a meeting with chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to April 30, said Emily Lau Wai-hing, vice-chairwoman of the Democratic Party. On the agenda will be universal suffrage, national security legislation, restructuring of civil service bureaus and the transition to a new administration. A one-hour meeting had ...




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