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  1. Signs of a lull before the pay storm breaks

    Posted Jul 12th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... intervention, Dr Lo wrote in the Chinese-language daily Ming Pao, raised fears that the government has deviated from the established procedures for handling pay issues. If so, that would have bad implications for policy formulation. Wilson Wong Wai-ho, an associate professor of government and public administration at Chinese University, said: 'The row is far from over. Yes, the government ...

  2. Silencing the critics won't help Donald

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Chris Yeung The annual plenary sessions of the National People's Congress and the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, convened at this time every year, ... fears of an outpouring of anti-Tsang sentiment from within their own circle are not unfounded. After he rose to become the second most senior Hong Kong Chinese official under colonial rule, ...

  3. Tsang Yok-sing flirts with the centre

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... in the Chinese-language press in the past month. But it's not the only change for Mr Tsang. Five months into his Legco presidency, the veteran Beijing loyalist seems to have entered a new phase in his ... or two Legco panels visit Guangdong to familiarise themselves with developments in spheres including the environment, planning, commerce and transport. Such trips would not only help foster ...

  4. Bold proposal, loud reaction

    Posted Oct 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... racing. The scathing attacks against the panel's preliminary proposals from some Chinese-language newspapers are an early reminder of a looming, divisive row as the protracted debate over ... Chris Yeung The review panel on public broadcasting stirred up controversy last month when it suggested insulating the future broadcaster's governing board from political influences. ...

  5. Land row sits awkwardly with big talk on integrity

    Posted Aug 13th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Legislative Council panel meeting to uncover the full details of the controversy. Amid signs the row would erupt into a political incident, government sources were quoted in the Chinese press ... for residential use between 1983 and 1999. The Chinese-language Ming Pao reported on Friday that lands and building officials had identified unauthorised structures, including a toilet and mezzanine ...

  6. No winners in the uproar over a minimum wage

    Posted Oct 29th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... talks since Mr Tsang took office, the compromise deal over a minimum wage has, ironically, met with criticism from major stake-holders. This is despite a Chinese University poll on the policy ... to negotiate directly with union leaders at the expense of marginalising the board and Legco's manpower panel risks undermining further the institutions for building consensus. Instead ...

  7. Seeds of conspiracy grow in climate of political doubt

    Posted Jul 24th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... the rationale of hosting an annual Chinese song awards presentation, arguing the public broadcaster should not duplicate programmes of private stations. Mr Tsang's remarks have proven ... show is now history after the dramatic turn of events ahead of a Legco panel meeting on the issue earlier this month. RTHK confirmed the shows would be taken off the air shortly after Secretary ...

  8. Cometh the hour

    Posted Nov 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... advertisement in some Chinese newspapers last Friday, reflects a profound feeling of helplessness and despair among some sections of society towards the protracted row over democratisation. ... said. Ivan Choy Chi-keung, a political scientist at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, said the December 4 rally looks set to mark a turning point as both sides would have to reassess ...

  9. Tasting a bitter victory

    Posted Jul 13th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... Tsang Yam-kuen's succession to chief executive. Speaking during the leadership campaign last month, Mr Tsang said he disliked RTHK's broadcasts of live horse racing and a Chinese pop song award show. That comment put pressure on RTHK, complicating and politicising the tussle between the broadcaster and the policy bureau. Two days before a Legislative Council panel met ...

  10. Battle station

    Posted Jul 11th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... questioned the wisdom of the station hosting the annual Top 10 Chinese Gold Songs award. 'As a public broadcaster, it should not go into the entertainment business,' he said. The remarks ... by some pundits as a bad omen for RTHK. Ng Chi-sum, a co-host of RTHK's phone-in programme Open Line, Open View, recently wrote in the Chinese-language newspaper Ming Pao: '[A] ...




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