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  1. Department to do more with less after merger

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government has pledged to do more with less as it launches its newly merged logistics department today. The department replaces the Land Transport Agency and the Supplies and Printing departments. The merger will reduce staff numbers by about 60 and s ...

  2. Concert action

    Posted Dec 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ernest Kong Celebrities and government officials yesterday attended the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra New Year's Gala Concert at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, sponsored by K. Wah International Holdings. Chairman of the medium-sized developer Lui Che-woo (centre) said the concert also helped to mark the company's 50th anniversary. He was flanked by Sir Gordon Wu Ying-sheung ...

  3. Tang's allies race for seats on election committee

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tang supporter, team convener Ernest Yip Koon-wing said they had yet to choose between Tang and his likely rival, Leung Chun-ying, the former Executive Council convenor. 'We ...

  4. Upbeat Leung sets out poll platform

    Posted Dec 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... favourite novels, American writer Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea: 'A man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.' Unveiling the main points of his ...

  5. Realtors split over sales list

    Posted Dec 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ernest Kong Realtors differ on how much the government is expected to raise when public land sales resume as early as next month. Centaline Surveyors managing director Victor Lai Kin-fai estimated the government would raise $18.3 billion from selling eight sites next year. But Midland Realty surveying director Ronald Cheung Yat-fai expected the government to generate just $9.2 ...

  6. Tycoon slams 'policy' of high land prices

    Posted Oct 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ernest Kong Property tycoon Henry Cheng Kar-shun yesterday accused the government of essentially returning to a high-land-price policy. The managing director of New World Development- the first local developer to criticise the government on the sensitive issue- said the government was treating developers who were applying for a change in land use unfairly, by raising prices ...

  7. West Kowloon bids draw fire

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ernest Kong A disagreement between developers over the West Kowloon redevelopment project intensified yesterday after Cheung Kong (Holdings) said it supported the government's plan to award the venture to a single consortium. Small to medium-size developers, such as Hang Lung Group, have criticised the government for its redevelopment plan after Chief Secretary Donald Tsang ...

  8. Long-distance call

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rosanne Barrett Race relations in Australia were tense in the late 1990s; racist politicians found a home in Pauline Hanson's One Nation party and spiteful rhetoric was hitting the airwaves. In opposition, a new wave of politicians emerged- and among them was Hong Kong-born Ernest Wong Kwok-chung. Wong left the city in 1979 to study in Australia, having just finished secondary ...

  9. Should they stay or go?

    Posted Sep 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ernest Kong Should Hong Kong's government headquarters be inside or outside the central business district? While some influential businessmen, such as Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce chairman David Eldon, said there was an international trend towards governments moving out of their capital cities, architects said a government building in Central was needed because ...

  10. Lions for Lambs

    Posted Nov 08th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... frontline soldiers as sacrificial lambs in yet another prolonged military campaign. Finally, there's the tale of Ernest (Michael Pe?a) and Arian (Derek Luke), two of Malley's former ...




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