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  1. China Daily attacks 'political' Bishop Zen

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

    ... China Daily newspaper slammed Bishop Zen for dipping 'a finger in every pie' in recent political controversies, including the right-of-abode saga and the Article 23 controversy, ... Kong's Catholic diocese, accusing him of turning it into a political organisation that breached the separation between church and state. But Bishop Joseph Zen Ze-kiun dismissed the article ...

  2. Journalist goes missing for free-speech talk

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... association and the South China Morning Post could not locate him. The New York Times' Beijing bureau could not be contacted for comment. Democrat legislator Albert Ho Chun-yan was concerned ... was deported 'for immigration reasons'. Gao Peiqi, a former public security official in Shenzhen, gained political asylum in Britain in 1992 after allegedly helping Chinese dissidents escape ...

  3. Vatican group to oversee mainland relations

    Posted Jan 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Move comes a day after the Holy See said it hoped to restore diplomatic ties The Vatican will set up a permanent commission to handle China affairs, Cardinal Joseph Zen Ze-kiun confirmed yesterday. The long-awaited move was the key result of a two-day high-level meeting called to map the Vatican's strategy for dealing with China. The meeting ended ...

  4. HK activists seek action from NPC on Diaoyus

    Posted Feb 24th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... countries as their territory. In Hong Kong, members of the Action Committee for Defending the Diaoyu Islands are also planning to launch another expedition to the islands, in the East China Sea, ...

  5. Government may ask PLA to release sites

    Posted Apr 30th 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The Hong Kong government might negotiate with the People's Liberation Army in a bid to release vacant military sites for infrastructure and education projects should the need arise, the security chief said yesterday. But Ambrose Lee Siu ...

  6. Political reform the key to lasting prosperity, says outgoing US envoy

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... of continuing to adapt and evolve, he said. 'Hong Kong's competitiveness and prosperity, and thus its contribution to China, will be enhanced by political leadership strengthened by elections ... competitiveness and prosperity, the government should secure political reform, which was considered 'right and necessary' by the public, he said. In his swansong speech to a joint chamber lunch, ...

  7. 'Never forget' plea by war veterans

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Hong Kong people were told yesterday never to forget how China had suffered during the Japanese invasion in the second world war and that victory had made it a stronger ... 'My hatred towards the Japanese will never go away.' Abandoning his native Singapore and travelling to China to join volunteers against the Japanese invasion in 1932, Mr Cai took part ...

  8. Pan-democrats issue rally cry

    Posted Jul 01st 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... are paid HK$130,000 a month. If you are angry, come out,' said one of the organisers, unionist Lee Cheuk-yan, referring to recent political appointments. Organisers hope the row about ...

  9. Be clever and take political steps slowly, HK told

    Posted Sep 29th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... its people were more dynamic than in Taiwan. 'But after 1997, Hong Kong's dynamics started to weaken because a small group of people were fighting for political rights. 'When Hong Kong is strong and has a momentous position in China, it can be a leader and democracy will come automatically without the need to fight for it. 'People in Hong Kong should be wise ...

  10. Democrats to probe 'mainland infiltrators'

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Large sums offered to two members; mystery rise in requests to join party Democratic Party chiefs have launched emergency action to find out if the party is being infiltrated by mainland interests. The move follows offers of large sums of ca ...




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