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  1. Talking points

    Posted Jul 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... them in UNHCR refugee camps. Some 300,000 Rohingya live on the Bangladesh side of the border. C.Y. and team keep up the charm offensive Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and his cabinet continue their push to court the public by paying a third round of visits to local districts tomorrow. Leung's team has held similar exercises over the past two weeks- some of which have descended ...

  2. Government, HK experts should discuss term issue

    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I support a two-year term for a newly elected chief executive, not five years, but this does not mean that I support the government in the controversy over the tenure. After consulting mainland officials and legal experts on the mainland, Secretary for Justice Elsie Leung Oi-sie changed her view, saying that the tenure of the new chief executive should be two years. I don't ...

  3. We still need dollar peg, monetary chief says

    Posted Jun 19th 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... chief executive Joseph Yam Chi-kwong, said yesterday. The local currency's future has been hotly debated in recent weeks. Antony Leung Kam-chung, the former financial secretary, has ... it was time to review the peg mechanism and explore ways to 'accommodate' the yuan's growing importance in the local economy. And former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa revealed that he ...

  4. A new learning curve

    Posted Aug 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... C. K. Lau Tung Chee-hwa has not come out to take the credit. But school leavers should thank the former chief executive for having greatly expanded their opportunities for tertiary education. In 2000, Mr Tung took everyone by surprise when he announced in his policy address that the government would provide new opportunities for 60 per cent of young people aged between 17 ...

  5. 'Spiritual advancement' should not be a chief executive's priority

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I was appalled to hear Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen say in a Legislative Council question-and-answer session that he has had no political ambitions since becoming financial ... these jobs were handed to him, but what we did not know was that he actually did not aspire to them. So why did he agree to become chief executive? He should know the weight of a job that affects ...

  6. The challenges facing the next finance chief

    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... will be the new financial secretary. Will Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa choose a harmless placeman like the temporary incumbent Stephen Ip Shu-kwan, in the expectation that he will do nothing either in terms of policy or personal behaviour to make himself and the government unpopular? Or can he find an individual with sufficient vision, communications skills and public trust to make the hard ...

  7. Royal academy chief hints at arts hub link

    Posted May 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kong and West Kowloon as part of its planned expansion in Asia and the Middle East. Although it is still an empty piece of land, the site of the future arts hub- along with government museums- is under consideration by the privately funded institution as a location for its first touring exhibition next year. Future collaboration is also on the cards. Academy chief executive Charles ...

  8. Contenders pool for top SFC jobs proves shallow

    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... non-executive chairman, who would implement strategy, and a chief executive responsible for the day-to-day running of the body. History has already shown that the current chairman's slot is hard ... director Alexa Lam to former secretary for financial services Rafael Hui Si-yan. The latter, however, seems to have more cabinet potential following the resignation of Chief Executive Tung ...

  9. HK's next financial secretary must be an expert firefighter

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... But even so, the IMF's study should serve as a caution to our new chief executive that egalitarian crusades are all very well, but above all his choice as financial secretary should ... Tom Holland Leung Chun-ying says that tackling income inequality and inflation will be the top jobs for his new administration. These are worthy enough aims (although the road to economic ...

  10. 'Both sides should vote on Taiwan'

    Posted Feb 28th 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... to be the next chief executive, the legislator added: 'Somebody may be eyeing a higher seat.' The war of words between Ms Lau and Mr Leung stems from an article he wrote this month ... in a referendum, legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing said yesterday as she repeated her denial she supported independence for the island. Responding to the accusation by Executive Councillor Leung Chun-ying, ...




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