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  1. Popularity boost for Tung and his team

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... rating rose from 38.2 to 42. The trend also applied to non-official members of the Executive Council. Leung Chun-ying's score rose from 40.8 to 44.7 and Tsang Yok-sing's rating ... 1,012 people from August 1 to 5, showed that the ratings of Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa and his principal officials had all rebounded. Mr Tung's rating rose from 38.1 marks out of 100 ...

  2. A game of musical chairs with three acting chief executives

    Posted Sep 12th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Hong Kong will have three different acting chief executives. Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen will step into Mr Tung's shoes for three days, Ms Leung for less than 24 hours ... without a break can seriously affect mental and physical health.' While the 'musical chairs' arrangement for acting chief executive is certainly unprecedented, the government ...

  3. A rising chorus of calls for the chief executive to stand aside

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa became a focus of public anger amid calls for a return of power to the people. While the main theme of the protest did not involve calls for Mr Tung's resignation, many in the crowd loudly criticised the chief executive's six years at the helm. Among the sea of marchers, the vast majority wore T-shirts printed with slogans against Article 23, ...

  4. Chief executive to meet the pro-democracy camp

    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has finally agreed to meet the pro-democracy camp - three weeks after a march in which 500,000 people turned out in protest against the National Security Bill. Mr Tung's office confirmed last night that a one-hour meeting involving about 20 pro-democracy legislators would be held at government headquarters on Monday afternoon. Meetings ...

  5. Turbulent visit takes toll on chief executive

    Posted Jul 20th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... the chief executive in an unwanted conversation. Yvonne Choy Ying-bick, director of the information services department, was spotted shuttling in and out of the cabin to monitor the press. According ... and Zhongnanhai, where state leaders assured the chief executive that he had their full support. But once outside in the real world, the weather proved to be much more unpredictable. Just as Mr Tung ...

  6. Tung vows to improve the economy and governance

    Posted Oct 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Meanwhile, the Chief Executive's Office issued a statement last night denying reports in Next magazine saying Mr Tung had twice tried to resign since the series of anti-government protests began ... Tung Chee-hwa yesterday vowed to improve his governance, the economy and people's livelihoods to achieve prosperity and stability as Hong Kong further integrates with the mainland. ...

  7. Powell praises decision to delay Article 23

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... US Secretary of State Colin Powell praised the Hong Kong government for shelving the National Security Bill when he met Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen in Washington yesterday. ... for the government's decision to withdraw the bill to implement Article 23 of the Basic Law, which aims to ban acts of treason and subversion. 'The secretary also reaffirmed that the US strongly supports ...

  8. Heads must roll, Tung is told

    Posted Jul 06th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... To quell public anger, the chief executive needs to resign or sack some unpopular figures like Financial Secretary Antony Leung or Secretary for Security Regina Ip, observers say Chief ... because he is no longer suitable to be the chief executive. He is incapable of listening to public views,' Mr Yeung said. Eric Li Ka-cheung, core member of the pro-government Breakfast Group ...

  9. Chief's popularity slowly rising

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Public Opinion Programme, said Mr Tung's rating had seen a steady rebound. 'Although the popularity of the chief executive and the government is still at a low level, the governance ... Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa's popularity has continued to rise, an opinion poll has found. But 62 per cent of respondents said they still had no confidence in Mr Tung, and 53 per ...

  10. Chief executive has list of likely replacements

    Posted Jul 18th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Denise Tsang

    ... The guessing game over who will take over the cabinet vacancies forced by the resignations of the finance and security chiefs heated up yesterday as Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa revealed ... Rafael Hui Si-yan, the chief executive of the Monetary Authority Joseph Yam Chi-kwong, and economist Edward Chen Kwan-yiu, president of Lingnan University. Police Commissioner Tsang Yam-pui ...




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