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  1. 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 ...

  2. Rafael Hui tipped to gain place on CPPCC Standing Committee

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for him in future relations between Hong Kong and the central government. This emerged as 2,237 people were appointed to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) for the next five-year term starting in March. The CPPCC Standing Committee approved the appointments yesterday, Xinhua reported, but early today the official list of delegates had yet to be released. ...

  3. CPPCC delegates deny Beijing forced Tung out

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee in Beijing Some Hong Kong delegates at the CPPCC session yesterday dismissed suggestions that national leaders had forced Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa to step down early, ... Tung, and is satisfied with his performance.' CPPCC member Kennedy Wong Ying-ho said he did not believe Mr Tung was offered the post of CPPCC vice-chairman in exchange for stepping down ...


    Posted Mar 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... YESTERDAY Aids expert Shao Yiming says the central government may have to consider the compulsory acquisition of some drug patents. IN SESSION 'Not only has the number of patients been climbing every year, but also so have their medical requirements' NPC deputy Wang Chunlan AGENDA TODAY CPPCC session closes after approval of personnel changes including election ...

  5. Tung Chee-hwa in tribute to Leung's maritime work

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on arbitration, insurance... it is a successful programme,' said Tung (pictured) during a CPPCC meeting. 'As Hong Kong excels in financing, and the shipping business in Hong Kong involves a lot of financing and management, it incurs a lot of legal issues. It touches on maritime law.' Tung, who is also a CPPCC vice-chairman, said City University's programme, which was advocated ...

  6. Tung takes his place behind the leaders

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... top advisory body. Making his return to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) after standing down from the body before becoming chief executive in 1997, Mr Tung was given a prominent seat on stage at the opening of the CPPCC's annual meeting in Beijing yesterday. It is widely expected he will be named a vice-chairman of the body ahead of his possible ...

  7. New vice-chairman takes a bow

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma Finally Tung Chee-hwa has found a position he is comfortable with. After he was elected a vice-chairman of the CPPCC yesterday, Mr Tung rose from his seat and bowed deeply to prolonged applause by the delegates. That he would be warmly welcomed was evident when 98 per cent of CPPCC members- 2,065 out of 2,110- voted for him. Then the 67-year-old former Hong Kong chief ...

  8. Seeking a handshake, missing the message

    Posted Mar 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Consultative Conference (CPPCC). Die-hard supporters of Henry Tang Ying-yan and Leung Chun-ying - the leading candidates for Hong Kong chief executive - thought whoever got the first hand shake from Xi ... mind, their sharpness can cut through metal'. Xi sent a message that day, but it was not the one expected. Two days later, Chen Mingyi, deputy head of the CPPCC's Hong Kong, Macau ...

  9. Tang's tycoon supporters wavering on crucial vote

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... not mean support on the real vote.' The tycoon's remarks came as Tang fired a salvo at his arch-rival Leung Chun-ying for the second consecutive day. Another CPPCC delegate, Lew Mon-hung, ... vice-chairwoman, said party members would meet after the plenary sessions of the National People's Congress and the CPPCC to decide their stance for the crucial vote on the chief executive election. ...

  10. Lots of noise but little interest from the public

    Posted Dec 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... accused Chan Wing-kee, a member of standing committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference of urging other CPPCC members not to vote for Leung. Lew was returned unopposed in the religious subsector. Leung stood in yesterday's election as part of the CPPCC sub-sector. Lew said such attempts undermined the rule of law, but Chan denied the accusation. 'Sometimes Lew ...




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