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  1. Young people being misled by power-hungry pan-democrats

    Posted Apr 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in social or political problems until the early 1980s, especially 1984, the date when China and Britain signed the Joint Declaration concerning the future of Hong Kong. Suddenly this group, ... the people against China with what they like to call 'democracy'. Our extremely good, though politically in need of support, former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa had to succumb ...

  2. Power policy

    Posted Oct 14th 2005, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... and the financial secretary. They will now have the key tasks of co-ordinating policymaking and ensuring policies 'are properly staged, public resources are efficiently used, and duplication, inaction ... with Exco and the respective offices of the chief secretary and financial secretary. This civil service position will in many ways be more powerful than that of the director. This may mean ...

  3. Green power helps blow away spectre of a new dark age

    Posted May 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With a constant wind blowing from the sea, each turbine can generate power for up to 250 families. However, the outdated policies of the power market limits the installation of turbines and even solar panels, another renewable-energy source. Parties wanting to install them face a complicated application process, and being turned down. Hong Kong's two power companies have only thought ...

  4. Former teacher helped with land issues pre-1997

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... no idea what the organisation did. Ko, who was then working in the property-leasing and management division of China Resources, could hardly have imagined that she would soon become one of the few ... in 1978, a China Resources employee asked her to join the state-owned enterprise and take part in investment research. 'They wanted people who were proficient in English.' Before long, Ko ...

  5. Blanc de Chine party lures power players

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Luxury fashion brand Blanc de Chine demonstrated its clout when Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen showed up at its party to celebrate the opening of its new boutique in Prince's Building. The cocktail party, held next door at the Mand ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... power, not style or class. She certainly couldn't compare with the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday, Etta James and even Barbra Streisand. But because she was pretty ... and there is no one to take care of any of them. Also, within society, we still read of cases of abuse of old people. The government must allocate more resources in its budget for the care of our pensioners. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Loh a curious choice for government role but could make an impact in office

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... the situation because she is "busy with work"- echoing her denials in June that she had applied for the position. Yet a person familiar with the situation confirmed to the South China Morning ... financial sponsors include CLP Power. "It is reasonable for Civic Exchange to accept sponsors as a think tank," Chu said. "[But if appointed,] I think Loh can no longer keep her think ...

  8. Public Eye

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... the guts to smash this arrangement. Not only that, its monopoly agreement with the power firms guarantees them a yearly profit of 9.99 per cent of assets using conventional resources. And it allows ... heads. But a real showdown is shaping up: our government versus big business. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen himself is leading the charge, deriding our two powerful electricity companies ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... telemarketing calls). In the case of an electronic or technological failure, how will credit card payments be processed? If the power grid were to go down for a few days (which is what happened across ... up for Tsang', March 3). I think this overt support by Cardinal John Tong Hon was unwarranted, and illustrates that senior clergy are also seduced by a proximity to wealth and power ...

  10. Power leaks

    Posted May 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in adjusting to nascent electoral politics and the media. Top civil servants have continued to wield power and influence in government. The introduction of a ministerial system of political appointment ... are divided. Some consider administrative officers too powerful and monopolising of the policy scene, but others perceive their power as being eroded by the emerging political appointees and elected ...




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