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  1. Moving Millions

    Posted Aug 24th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... and Political Controversies of Hong Kong's Railways could not be a more timely historical account-cum-comparative analysis of the two railway corporations and a pointer to new challenges. Based on meticulous research and studies of the developments of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation (KCRC) and the Mass Transit Railway Corporation (MTRC), Rikkie Yeung has re-visited the different paths ...

  2. The boss' unscheduled stop

    Posted Mar 15th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... has exposed the web of complexities and deep-rooted contradictions that the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation faces in the course of corporate reform. On the face of it, the row sounds like ... high that his modern management know-how and work style would cause a cultural change at the corporation- a statutory body wholly owned by the government. Mr Tien championed the concepts ...

  3. All passengers care about is fare benefits

    Posted Apr 12th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... it may be unfair to link the conclusion of the deal with the leadership crisis that engulfed the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation last month. If it has come as a godsend to the government, ... the KCRC chairman and senior management has deepened the public's negative perception of the railway. This comes in addition to a litany of problems, including poor corporate image and lack ...

  4. HK$11b handouts to fight inflation

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung, Gary Cheung

    ... month in the budget; half fares for students will be extended to travel on lines formerly operated by the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation; poor families will get HK$100 million in short-term ...

  5. Political rumour mill in overdrive

    Posted Mar 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of power interplay. Take the drama at the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation. Senior managers were reportedly emboldened by the suspicion that chairman Michael Tien Puk-sun no longer enjoyed ...

  6. A meeting of minds

    Posted Dec 06th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung Former University of Hong Kong vice-chancellor and prominent Sinologist Wang Gung-wu has observed a marked change in regional attitudes towards the mainland, from fearing China and China fever. Dr Wang, who teaches in Singapore, was quoted in a recent report about the surge of interest in China and awareness of the importance of understanding the nation. The report cited, ...

  7. Re-emergent Tung ready to play a positive role

    Posted Sep 25th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... with the corporate world will also be a plus for him to play a positive role in enhancing understanding between China and the world. His political story may have come to an end, but a new chapter of his life ...

  8. High-level reflections

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... their support for Mr Tung during a re-election rally in 2001. Writing in his regular column for the South China Morning Post a week after Mr Tung's resignation, Mr Chan spoke in strong defence ... the business sector.' He says the business community wants the government to control its spending before it digs into the pockets of corporations to fund services. Many business people think ...

  9. Risk for reward

    Posted Sep 27th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... returned through corporate voting. Giving all five new Legco functional constituency seats to 529 district council members will broaden the electorate base of functional polls. 'It's ... such as China-funded enterprises to us. It would be a waste of time and give us a case to say no. 'As most district council members are elected, we can't say a constituency they constituted ...



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