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  1. Leung goes from zero to people's hero in the polls

    Posted Sep 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Leung got only 8.2 per cent of support in a survey commissioned by the South China Morning Post in June. He was lagging far behind Fan and Tang. Even Leung at the time admitted that he needed ... is widely seen as weak on economic policy. ...

  2. Too many or too few people?

    Posted Feb 24th 2005, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... children with the right of abode that it created panic in the population and then asked the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress to overturn a ruling of our Court of Final ... Frank Ching Ironic, isn't it? Hong Kong appears to be heading for severe economic woes because the population is no longer growing. Too many of our women, it seems, are not getting ...

  3. People's Party to hold elections tomorrow

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... the middle class. A source from the People's Party said Laurie Wan Sek-luen, former chairman of the Conservancy Association, would be one of the candidates. Another party source said Lo ... to the National People's Congress, retired director of civil aviation Peter Lok Kung-nam and Priscilla Leung Mei-fun, associate dean of the City University's school of law. A party source said ...

  4. People's Party pair to do battle for leadership

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung A senior banking executive and an environmentalist will tomorrow contest the chairmanship of a political party targeting the middle class. A source from the People's Party ... founders include Kan Fook-yee, a Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, retired director of civil aviation Peter Lok Kung-nam and Priscilla Leung Mei-fun, associate dean ...

  5. Solo travel scheme will cover five more cities

    Posted Mar 15th 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... yesterday. The move, announced by Mr Wen after the closing of the National People's Congress, will bring the number of cities under the scheme to 43. Mr Wen did not elaborate on which five ... be more spread out throughout the year and not so concentrated during 'golden week' holidays. Mr Wen said he believed the economic boost to Hong Kong would help bolster its ...

  6. You need more history lessons, Mr Tsang

    Posted Oct 16th 2007, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... that they grow to love our motherland and Hong Kong... and have a strong sense of pride as nationals of the People's Republic of China'. Mr Tsang seemed to be making great strides in his own 'national education'. Just as Beijing built 10 major projects to mark the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the People's Republic of China, so Mr Tsang unveiled 10 major building ...

  7. Safety fears result in new rules for fish importers

    Posted Aug 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... with economic restructuring and technological advances Taskforce to be set up under joint conference to make cross-border co-operation on social welfare easier Feasibility study on proposed bridge ...

  8. Chief likely to skip Beijing talks

    Posted Feb 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen is unlikely to attend key meetings in Beijing next month because of his busy schedule, according to a Chinese People's Political ... the meeting, said yesterday he knew Mr Tsang had already received invitations to attend National People's Congress (NPC) and CPPCC plenums early next month. 'But because he's so busy ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Jun 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the 10th anniversary of Hong Kong's handover to China. Taiwan's democracy had progressed steadily in this period, which struck a sharp contrast with that of Hong Kong, he said. Tsang ... Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa) today, the government said. Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen and Vice-Minister of Commerce Liao Xiaoqi will be signatories to the free-trade deal ...

  10. Medvedev makes landmark visit

    Posted Apr 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Brazil, Russia, India and China. Growing bilateral investment and trade as well as possible crime and corruption co-operation are expected to be on the agenda in talks and lunch with Medvedev and his delegation, which includes Russian businessmen. He is due to depart mid-afternoon. Medvedev's aides spoke ahead of the visit of considerable room for growth in the China ...




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