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  1. Panchen Lama sets CPPCC record

    Posted Mar 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... People's Political Consultative Conference. Vice-chairmanship at the advisory organisation is regarded as equivalent to 'state leaders'. The Panchen Lama also became the youngest CPPCC member. The previous youngest member was tennis player Yan Zi. Also appointed into the CPPCC were 11 others, including the former head of the top food safety watchdog Li Changjiang, and Huang ...

  2. Officials prove elusive for the media scrum

    Posted Mar 05th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... serve as NPC deputies and CPPCC delegates. The competition could be fierce, with a cameraman for Hong Kong television station ATV cutting his head open and temporarily losing consciousness after ... have increased over the past two years, making it more difficult to get comments. Celebrity CPPCC delegate Liu Xiang, the former Olympic hurdles champion, fled the media on Wednesday, ...

  3. Edmund Ho in line for CPPCC role

    Posted Feb 27th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... proposed new members from different parts of the country. The CPPCC Standing Committee will endorse the list tomorrow. Following his appointment as an ordinary member, it is widely expected that Ho will be elected as a vice-chairman when the CPPCC holds its annual meeting in Beijing next week. 'He is very capable. As a former chief executive it is very likely that he will be named ...

  4. Or quits CPPCC amid fears over Nan Shan bid

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) of which he had been a member. 'I did this voluntarily. I quit because I don't want any further delays for the bid,' ... from mainland investors, who are prohibited from buying Taiwanese financial-services firms. However, there are no laws in Taiwan that prevent CPPCC members who do not have mainland passports ...

  5. Liu falls at first CPPCC hurdle

    Posted Mar 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... have focused more on things about athletes,' Liu said. Liu is scheduled to appear at the opening of the CPPCC session today, but it remains unclear whether he will be able to make ... to skip most of the CPPCC meeting. It is not the first time that Liu has raised eyebrows at the annual meetings of the National People's Congress and CPPCC. Right after he was given the job, ...

  6. Senior CPPCC delegate Tsui stable after stroke in Beijing

    Posted Mar 06th 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... an operation to remove a blood clot in his brain, he was admitted to its intensive care unit. State Councillor Liu Yandong and CPPCC vice-chairman and former Hong Kong chief executive Tung Chee-hwa ... regards to his family.' Wu said Tsui's condition had stabilised after the surgery. Another local CPPCC delegate, Lee Kok-keung, said Tsui had suffered a stroke seven or eight years ago. ...

  7. Ho wins spot at CPPCC top table

    Posted Mar 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a strategic development goal of the country.' It is Ho's second stint on the CPPCC. He was a conference member for two years from 1986. In 1988, he was elected to the National People's Congress, and was a member of its Standing Committee from 1993 to 2000. The CPPCC now has two vice-chairmen from Macau. Businessman Ma Man-kei, 90, has held the position since 1993. Ho's ...

  8. CPPCC member urges more help for lawyers from ethnic minorities

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CPPCC member and lawyer Ma Hucheng of Qinghai province and National People's Congress deputy and lawyer Han Deyun of Chongqing echoed the need for more funding for judges and lawyers ...

  9. Guangdong appoints new CPPCC chairman

    Posted Feb 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the provincial CPPCC, had been regarded by many local officials as a potential candidate for next governor. The position he filled was left vacant for nearly 10 months by Chen Shaoji, who had led ...

  10. CPPCC delegate suffers stroke

    Posted Mar 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung Tsui Tsin-tong, a Standing Committee member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, is seriously ill in a Beijing hospital after suffering a stroke. Born in 1941, Tsui is honorary chairman of Hong Kong investment fi ...




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