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  1. Public confidence in Donald Tsang hits low

    Posted May 26th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Public disapproval towards Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has reached a record high since he took office in 2005, according to a survey conducted by the University of Hong Kong. In the poll of 1,015 respondents conducted last week, those who said they had no confidence in Tsang reached 51 per cent, a rise of three percentage points from a similar poll ...

  2. 'You cannot really reason with the administration'

    Posted Jun 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to permanent residents, and Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's indirect remarks last month that the party was obstructing progress on a key infrastructure project by using a judicial review ...

  3. Tsang has confidence in court's neutrality

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Dennis Chong chifai.cheung@scmp.com Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has assured the courts he was not criticising them when he complained about big projects being held up by politically motivated abuse of judicial reviews. 'The chief executive's remarks last Thursday carry no criticism whatsoever of the court,' his office said in a statement. 'On ...

  4. Henry Tang questions claims over bridge study

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on Thursday said 'some politicians' were using the courts to harm the city's interests by blocking projects on environmental grounds. ...

  5. 'Certain party' is hurting city: Tsang

    Posted May 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Gary Cheung The chief executive yesterday launched scathing criticism of 'a certain political party' and 'some politicians', who he said were using the courts and other means to harm Hong Kong's interests by blocking major projects on environmental grounds. Donald Tsang Yam-kuen did not name names but his words were seen as being aimed ...

  6. Democrats' row resurfaces in July 1 campaign

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the constitutional reform package. It also said that the call for Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to resign should be left for citizens to discuss. However, the front on Friday endorsed these two ... be realised? Should a more inclusive theme, such as universal suffrage, be set,' he asked. 'Some member groups did not voice the call for Donald Tsang to step down. It shows that member ...

  7. Pan-democrats launch campaign to cut John Tsang's salary

    Posted Apr 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong Pan-democrats took action yesterday to cut the pay of Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah and three other officials in protest at their performance. In a move that has little chance of success, the camp applied to the Legislative Council S ...

  8. Pan-democrats told to boost bargaining power

    Posted Aug 13th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... It would be meaningless for the Civic Party to contest the 2012 chief executive election if its candidate was just window dressing in an election where the public has no vote, vice-chairman Alan Leong Kah-kit said. Leong, who stood against Donald Tsang Yam-kuen in 2007, urged pan-democrats to increase their bargaining power by winning as many seats as possible on the Election ...

  9. Pan-democrats call chief to talks

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The chief executive should seize the chance to break the political deadlock over constitutional reform, say pan-democrats, who have asked for a meeting with him ahead of the government reform consultation. But if Donald Tsang Yam-kuen declined to meet them and heed their demands for talks, some pan-democrats said they were prepared to force negotiations to start ...

  10. A perfect day to sweat for democracy

    Posted Jul 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... the sea of placards and slogans on display were complaints about inflation and public anger over Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's naming of political aides. But Mr Tsang's ... heavens might not be helping Donald Tsang, but they are not helping me, either. Look at the small numbers.' But her fears soon subsided as protesters filled three soccer pitches in Victoria ...




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