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  1. Why you can't say 'chief executive'

    Posted Oct 25th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu 'Chief executive' is the latest phrase to fall foul of censors overseeing Macau's most popular Net forum. The Chinese for 'chief executive', the title ... the forum and found the phrase 'chief executive' was being displayed correctly. The company was aware that some users had posted online messages saying the phrase was banned. But other ...

  2. Macau's new chief strolls into job

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... ballots. In the chief executive poll in 2004, Edmund Ho Hau-wah, the sole candidate, won 296 votes from the 300 Election Committee members. An analyst said Dr Chui faced an uphill battle to win ... to show his disagreement with the electoral system. 'We need to change the way we elect our chief executive to allow more candidates in the competition,' Mr Coutinho said. He also ...

  3. Budget handout cash could have helped elderly and the disabled

    Posted Apr 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and even the chief executive. But there are still certain limitations on people such as mainlanders and ethnic minorities which need to be resolved. Most importantly, can the HK$6,000 really ... ploy. They were playing to the public gallery in order to grab votes in next year's elections. The HK$37 billion handouts could indeed be put to better use. If one-tenth of the qualified ...

  4. Contradictions muddy division of spoils

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... therapist was an English speaker. On November 19 last year, Ho accepted the Grand Bauhinia Medal at Government House. A generous donor to Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's election ...

  5. Macau's health chief might be too busy to run for top office

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Threats of swine flu may affect Macau's chief executive election by making it difficult for a popular potential candidate to resign from his government position. ... law governing chief executive elections, a principal official is barred from running unless he or she resigns before the nomination period. Political commentator Larry So Man-yum said Dr Chui ...

  6. Transparency key for Macau's new chief

    Posted Jul 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Macau's chief executive-elect, Fernando Chui Sai-on, would appear a shoo-in for the job. He gained overwhelming support yesterday from the 300-member election committee. Beijing- ... he has been chosen to be the city's second chief executive should not detract from his achievements. Given his experience and capabilities, he would seem amply qualified for the job. ...

  7. Trial a bitter lesson, says chief executive

    Posted Nov 14th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Macau Chief Executive Edmund Ho Hau-wah conceded that his government had learned a bitter lesson from former public works minister Ao Man-long's alleged corruption, saying ... delivered his policy address that he would 'follow the laws' if he was summoned by the judges. Under Macau laws, the chief executive has the right to refuse to testify as a witness ...

  8. Macau's ghost election groups laid bare

    Posted Apr 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... which may explain why NGOs are being set up now- the elections for chief executive and legislators will take place in the summer and autumn of 2009, respectively. Professor Yu said the number ... to sway the elections in 2009, a Sunday Morning Post investigation has found. The groups, which can vote for the 29 members of the Legislative Council and the committee that elects the chief ...

  9. Wen asks new Macau chief to plan work well

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday officially appointed Fernando Chui Sai-on Macau's next chief executive and asked him to do justice to Beijing's trust in him and start ... said. Dr Chui's victory in Macau's chief executive poll was grounded in the trust of the Macau public and that of the central government, the premier said. The 52-year-old sole ...

  10. Tsang's Macau trip may have broken bribery law

    Posted Feb 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang and Amy Nip Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday faced accusations he might have breached the bribery law in a private visit to Macau, during which he stayed ... down a request by People Power lawmaker Albert Chan Wai-yip to demand answers from Tsang over his weekend in the gambling enclave. A spokesman for the chief executive's office said Tsang ...




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