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  1. 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 ...

  2. The chief executive and the basic law

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Article 45 'The chief executive shall be selected by election or through consultations held locally and be appointed by the central people's government.' Article 46 'The term of office of the chief executive shall be five years.' Article 52 'The chief executive must resign when he or she loses the ability to discharge his or her duties ...

  3. Lawyers' answer to row over chief executive's term- strip law of numbers

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Cliff Buddle

    ... Cliff Buddle Top lawyers close to Beijing say they have found a 'simple solution' to end legal wrangling over the length of the next chief executive's term- strip the law of references that say what it should be. They said Hong Kong also should not pass a law stating how long the new chief executive should serve because this was a matter purely for the central ...

  4. NPC chief executive ruling ends lawmaker's court fight

    Posted May 01st 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Independent lawmaker Albert Chan Wai-yip has withdrawn his legal challenge on the tenure of the next chief executive because there is no procedure that could overturn ... down a legally binding interpretation of the Basic Law that the next chief executive elected on July 10 will serve only the remaining two years of former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa's ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Acquitted activists could face retrial

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... protest last spring in which Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said he was struck on the chest. 'The prosecutions division has decided to appeal against the acquittal of Wong Chun-kit ... to institute an appeal to the Court of First Instance. On March 1, Raphael Wong was seen running towards Tsang with a lunchbox of food. He was accused of throwing the food at the chief executive, while ...

  7. Second activist pleads not guilty

    Posted May 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Maggie Ng A second activist pleaded not guilty to a charge of acting in a disorderly manner following an alleged assault on Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen at a protest. Raphael Wong ... the Museum of History on March 1 where the chief executive and his entourage attended a ceremony for the opening of a new exhibition. In court, Raphael Wong (pictured), a member of the League ...

  8. Wiretap rules

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... What is your view of the chief executive's order regulating the use of covert surveillance by Hong Kong law enforcement agencies? Does the order do enough to protect a citizen's human rights and privacy? Share your thoughts: write to us ...

  9. Lawyers question edict on surveillance

    Posted Aug 07th 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Chief executive's order regulating secret monitoring by police could make things worse, barristers argue Legal experts have described Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's decision to issue an executive order to regulate the use of covert surveillance as at best useless and at worst dangerous. The executive order- only the second issued by a chief executive under ...

  10. Court upholds pay cut for maids

    Posted Jul 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on April 1, 2003, at the height of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (Sars) outbreak. At the same time, the Chief Executive in Council had introduced a $400-a-month levy on their employers. ... said the law did not require the Chief Executive in Council to have public consultations before making decisions on labour importation policy. The appellants were: Julita Raza, Erma Geolamin, ...




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