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  1. Once bitten, twice shy for failed chief executive candidate

    Posted Jun 26th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... the Executive Council, even if invited by Mr Tsang. He does not plan to take to the streets for the July 1 pro-democracy protest either. 'So far, I have taken to the streets only once ... not invited him or his party members to join the Executive Council, and it was too early to say whether he would contest the top post in two years. ...

  2. More caring HK firms recognised

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... in the scheme, compared with 226 last year, and 98 in 2003. Council chairman Bernard Chan, who is also a legislator and member of the Executive Council, said since more than 90 per cent of Hong Kong ... the Caring Company logo by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service, compared with 492 last year. The scheme is aimed at promoting corporate social responsibility. It started in 2002 and involves ...

  3. West Island Line might open early

    Posted Aug 24th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Democratic Party calls for the project's completion in 2010 unrealistic. The Executive Council approved the extension of the Hong Kong Island Line between Sheung Wan and Kennedy Town last month, ... had conducted a poll of residents after the Executive Council's decision on the project. All 1,742 respondents wanted the railway's fare to be less than $4, and 80 per cent wanted ...

  4. Watchdog has opened files on arts hub and Cyberport

    Posted Feb 27th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... explanation. Mr Tang said he was grateful that after the report was published, the Housing, Planning and Lands Bureau had said it would seek approval from the Executive Council before changing the land ...

  5. New government HQ back to square one on financing

    Posted Oct 13th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen, Chloe Lai

    ... and invite fresh tenders. But it will waste no time in getting the ball rolling again, the chief executive said. The administration will retable its funding request to the Legislative Council this year. A lawmaker who supports the proposal said funding was certain to be approved as plans included a new Legislative Council building. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen signalled his ...

  6. Deposit plan may launch in autumn

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... executive director and deputy general manager at ICBC (Asia), said banks could not pass all the costs to customers due to competition but might cut their deposit rates to offset the additional ... will be insured. The legislation related to the establishment of the deposit protection scheme will be tabled before the Legislative Council for vetting next Wednesday. Raymond Li Ling-cheung, the chief ...

  7. HK moves to boost maritime trade

    Posted Jul 20th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... in the region. The Economic, Development and Labour Bureau's Port Development Council will present its proposals to the Legislative Council this month. Hong Kong lost its place as the world's ... Hong Kong handled 10.7 million. Legislator Miriam Lau Kin-yee, who represents the transport constituency and is also a member of the Port Development Council, said Hong Kong's terminals ...

  8. Travellers stick to plans, but will tread with caution

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Tung Yao-chung, executive director of the Travel Industry Council, yesterday said it had not received calls for help. He said the three or four local tour groups in Bali were all safe. Mr Tung ...

  9. Nearly half of workers do 8-hour days

    Posted Dec 24th 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... investment plans at weekends,' he said. He could bring the matter of lengthening working hours into the Legislative Council before the chief executive delivers his policy address in January, he ...

  10. Coastal Greenland to lift China land bank despite slump

    Posted Jul 31st 2006, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... saw a 30 per cent drop in its Beijing and Shanghai sales volume after the State Council imposed new restrictions on the homebuilding industry, executive director and financial controller Paul ...




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