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  1. We should thank pan-democrats for standing up to regime in Beijing

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... oppose the mainland authorities and fight for the full democracy that Hong Kong people deserve. They and other pan-democrats have spoken out against unjustified interference in our affairs and violations of the basic rights which are enshrined in the Basic Law. We are fortunate to have them and the many other selfless pan-democrats, such as Emily Lau Wai-hing, Audrey Eu Yuet-mee, Margaret ...

  2. Pan-democrats at the crossroads

    Posted Jan 27th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Call it political theatre turned farce. The resignations by pan-democrat lawmakers yesterday were originally billed as a way to give voters a channel to voice ... two from the Civic Party and three from the League of Social Democrats- have quit, all in the pan-democratic camp are heading towards points of no return. The league hopes its actions will win ...

  3. Pan-democrats hit out at Tsang's choices

    Posted Jan 21st 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung, Eva Wu, Paggie Leung and Ng Yuk-hang Pan-democrats criticised the Exco reshuffle, saying the chief executive had not appointed politically representative candidates ... Democratic Party chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan described the new appointments as a 'failure' and questioned whether the newcomers, who he said lacked experience and were not politically ...

  4. Pan-democrats try to fan voter anger over ex-housing official

    Posted Aug 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Pan-democrats are urging voters to consider different political parties' stances on the saga of former housing director Leung Chin-man- hoping that increasing discontent with the government over the issue will deter them from supporting pro-establishment parties in September. Former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang yesterday added her voice to the pan-democratic camp ...

  5. Democrats' chief piles on the pressure over appointees' pay

    Posted Jun 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong The Democratic Party chief yesterday piled pressure on the administration to reveal individual salaries of new political appointees, saying its refusal set a 'dangerous precedent' for official transparency. In separate demonstrations, members of the Democratic Party and the League of Social Democrats marched in Central, calling for the government to fully disclose ...

  6. Democrats challenge academic on poll reform

    Posted Apr 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Pan-democrat legislators have challenged claims by a mainland Basic Law expert that the business sector would need more time to prepare for universal suffrage. Democratic Party legislator Martin Lee Chu-ming said Beijing had delayed the timetable to 2017 because it wanted to observe the chief executive elected in 2012 before allowing him to serve a second term ...

  7. No need for democracy suspicions, chief tells democrats

    Posted Jan 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu The chief executive yesterday urged pan-democrats not to view Beijing's decision on Hong Kong's democratic development suspiciously, adding that its timetable ... I believe nobody can either delay or overturn the dates.' Mr Tsang said it would take four steps to attain full democracy. The next one would be introducing more democratic packages ...

  8. Pan-democrats want talks with Beijing

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Eva Wu, Albert Wong, Fanny W. Y. Fung and Ambrose Leung Pan-democrats have demanded a meeting with the chief executive and Beijing officials to express concerns that universal suffrage ... a proposal, nor a timetable or road map in the report.' She added that the public should not give up supporting dual universal suffrage in 2012. Yeung Sum, of the Democratic Party, said he ...

  9. Third motion for Tsang inquiry in Legco is rejected

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang and Ng Kang-chung Pan-democrats failed for a third time yesterday to gain backing for a Legco inquiry into the chief executive's acceptance of tycoons' favours. ... Yam-kuen. The motion was launched by Lee Wing-tat, of the Democratic Party, and Cyd Ho Sau-lan, of the Labour Party. After the vote, Labour members said they would discuss the next move with fellow ...

  10. Democrats endorse Anson Chan as poll choice

    Posted Oct 01st 2007, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Anson Chan Fang On-sang officially became the pan-democrats' candidate in the December 2 Legislative Council by-election yesterday, with a resounding win over rival Lo ... the League of Social Democrats' contender was determined by a combination of a public opinion poll held in the Hong Kong Island constituency and a primary election among pan-democrats ...




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