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  1. Report's release up to chief executive

    Posted Jan 16th 2005, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... released. A spokeswoman for the Civil Aviation Department said whether or not the report was made public 'depends on the chief executive's office'. May Chun Oi-mei, principal ... Simon Parry It is the most expensive and longest-running inquiry in Hong Kong aviation history- but Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has yet to decide whether to make its findings public. ...

  2. Civil servants given appointees advice

    Posted Jun 13th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Eva Wu A circular has been issued to civil servants by the government reminding them how to work with the eight new undersecretaries and nine political assistants, amid concerns of possible conflicts between political appointees and bureaucrats. The document, circulated to civil servants who deal directly with the new appointees, states the level of administrative ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chun-ying's first tasks as chief executive should be to remove Edward Yau Tang-wah from the position of environment minister. The name of the Environmental Protection Department is inappropriate. ... much talk about how Mr Leung needs to earn the support of the civil service and the public. Hong Kong has lacked leadership in recent years, and a leader gains support by earning respect. He ...

  4. Civil service chief faults Tsang for accepting gifts

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The outgoing secretary for civil the service yesterday called Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's acceptance of gifts from tycoons ... for helping the sale. The scandal led last year to restrictions on post-civil-service employment for government officials. Yue said it was important for government officials to avoid both real ...

  5. Home Affairs set for a reshuffle at the top

    Posted May 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... work in this area. Government sources said Director of Home Affairs Pamela Tan Kam Mi-wah, who heads a department with 18 district officers conducting political work, would soon have a new position. Wilson Fung Wing-yip, now overseeing the aviation portfolio in the Economic Development and Labour Bureau, would soon replace Stephen Fisher as deputy Permanent Secretary of Home Affairs. ...

  6. Our mighty civil service machine needs rewiring

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the civil service has yet to be faced. The Tsang administration not only did not bother itself with this issue but all indications are that it never occurred to the lifelong bureaucrat Donald Tsang ... experienced the frustrations of dealing with the civil service and, in the chief executive election, seen the way in which its senior officers worked on his opponent's behalf. So he owes them ...

  7. Civil service watchdog not consulted on Leung plan

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The chief of the public service watchdog has warned that an expanded political appointment system might clash with the civil service structure. Public Service Commission chairman Nicholas Ng Wing-fui said chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying had not consulted the 62-year-old statutory body overseeing the civil service in his push to enlarge his ...

  8. Civil servants the real election losers

    Posted May 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by the city's 160,000 civil servants, in particular the Administrative Officers, a group known as 'the elite among the elite'. There are more than 500 Administrative Officers, or AOs, who ... and Chinese; and a Hong Kong permanent resident status. Candidates with recognised postgraduate degrees are also eligible. To attract top candidates to the civil service, the government offers ...

  9. SCMP Debate

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has fallen back on promoting civil servants to ministerial rank. This has robbed the upper levels of the civil service of able officers, damaged morale and blurred ... effective governance and can provide a much needed boost in public support for, and confidence in, the Hong Kong administration. Cheung Chor-yung Senior teaching fellow, department of public ...

  10. Civil service union urges review of ministerial system

    Posted Aug 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com A leading civil service union has called for a review of the ministerial system to improve governance. The call by the 90,000-strong Hong Kong Chinese Civil ... for next year's chief executive election. Association president Peter Wong Hyo said there was a need to look at the working relations between the ministers and senior ranking civil servants, ...




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