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  1. Critics round on 'outsider' tipped to run culture bureau

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Prominent figures in the cultural and creative industries have come out strongly against appointing as culture minister an outsider who has ... was Danny Yung Ning-tsun, a board member of the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority. He helped chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying draft his culture platform during the election campaign. ...

  2. Ada Wong tipped as culture minister

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Gary Cheung, Olga Wong and Tony Cheung Arts critic Ada Wong Ying-kay is expected to take up the post of culture minister to lead a newly created bureau, the South China Morning Post has learned. The new culture bureau is to take over the duty of heritage conservation from the Development Bureau. Urban designers worry the change may defeat the current efficient mechanism ...

  3. Culture sector unhappy about having no voice

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com The bundling of all 14 of the Election Committee's cultural sector votes in favour of Leung Chun-ying upset others in the sector who claim their views were not sought. Their discontent surfaced in an online petition that also calls for a change in the Legislative Council's functional constituency set-up, to split culture ...

  4. CE election race shows up our flawed political culture

    Posted Feb 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ronald Ling, University of Hong Kong Public concern has been growing over the integrity of candidates in the race for the chief executive election. I am among those citizens who are increasingly unhappy about the entire election. What worries me most is t ...

  5. Cyd Ho calls for 'inclusive culture' after election pullout

    Posted Sep 05th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... by-election on Hong Kong Island, last night called for an 'inclusive culture' among political parties. The democrat and former lawmaker said she could not bring '200 per cent ... there will be a more inclusive culture among political parties, where people can overlook some party constraints and work closer together for bigger ideals.' Insiders close to Ms Ho described her decision ...

  6. Culture of criticism

    Posted Dec 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong has long been famous for its rich variety of popular culture. Nowadays, it is overflowing with another kind- the culture of criticism. This in the political arena of a city whose ... in international terms. Furthermore, it has an exciting fusion of Chinese culture and modernity. Hong Kong is a city to be proud of. And should criticism be directed solely at the government? After all, ...

  7. A change of culture is needed in rural politics

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the guilt or innocence of those arrested is a matter for the courts, the culture that encourages abuses of the rural election system must change. Hong Kong's claim to be a politically mature ...

  8. A new cultural home

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... former bastion of Britain's presence into a cultural and performing arts centre. 'Hong Kong, as a world city, really needs a place like this,' Mr Chan said. ...

  9. Culture hub a test of Tsang's election pledges

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... To many Hong Kong people, the findings of the Legislative Council's first report on the West Kowloon Cultural District development will not come as a surprise. The Legco subcommittee ... wants the cultural hub to enjoy full public backing and succeed, he must keep an open mind. As chief secretary who had the task of steering the project, Mr Tsang often took a rigid stance on its ...

  10. Donald Tsang lashed over culture hub

    Posted Dec 24th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Hu Jintao on Monday for the Tung team to unite. Mr Tien, in the Hong Kong Economic Journal yesterday, said the single-developer arrangement for the West Kowloon cultural district would ...




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