• Wednesday
  • November 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:07pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 3881 for executive council

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Executive Council?s role to be expanded

    Posted Oct 12th 2005, 12:00am by Robert Cairns

    ... ROBERT CAIRNS Updated at 1.13pm: The role of the Executive Council in Hong Kong would be expanded in order to improve governance, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said on Wednesday. ... them with an opportunity to play a greater role in the different levels of leadership of the SAR,? he added. The Executive Council assists the Chief Executive in his decision making. Mr Tsang ...

  2. Chief Executive-in-Council approves Shau Kei Wan draft zoning plan

    Posted Jan 21st 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... CELINE SUN Updated at 6.10pm: The Chief Executive-in-Council has approved the draft of the Shau Kei Wan Outline Zoning Plan, a Town Planning Board spokesman said on Friday. 'The approved plan provides a statutory land use planning framework to guide development and redevelopment within the Shau Kei Wan area,' the spokesman added. The planning scheme area is about 201 ...

  3. Lau Wong-fat's portfolio grows bigger by the day

    Posted Oct 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung Heung Yee Kuk chief Lau Wong-fat's property portfolio just got bigger- to the tune of 390 plots of land. That's the number of additional properties in the latest revision the New Territories kingpin made to his declaration of interests as a member of the Executive Council. It brings his total number of plots to 724. In the past 10 days he has amended ...

  4. Liberals not holding out hope of clinching cabinet seat

    Posted Oct 15th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... backers of Mrs Leung to join Exco. A Liberal Party source said dashing a party legislator's hopes of joining the Executive Council would benefit the party as it would give it more freedom ... Ambrose Leung and Fanny W. Y. Fung The Liberal Party's acting chairwoman, Miriam Lau Kin-yee, says her party does not expect to be offered a seat in Chief Executive Donald Tsang ...

  5. DAB's man tipped to lead Legco

    Posted Sep 09th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... president because they were familiar with the procedural rules. But she said the neutrality of Mr Tsang and Mrs Chow, who sat on the Executive Council, would be questioned when Legco discussed ... Gary Cheung Tsang Yok-sing is being tipped as the frontrunner to succeed Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai next month as Legislative Council president. A source close to the government said Beijing ...

  6. Give key parties Exco seats, says Anson Chan

    Posted Oct 08th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... to strengthen the working relationship between the administration and the members of the Legislative Council, particularly those who have been directly elected. I would like to see the chief executive ... Ambrose Leung Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen should take 'bold and imaginative steps' in his policy address next week by appointing pan-democrats as well as government ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Hunt for new Equal Opportunities Commission chief launched

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by

    ... launched a hunt for a new chairman yesterday after its chief decided to step down in January in favour of his new role as Executive Council convenor. A three-week open recruitment exercise is under way and a five-member selection board, chaired by former Exco member Dr Leong Che-hung, will interview shortlisted applicants from as early as next month. The executive director of Hong Kong ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Ministerial scandals prompt calls for reform of background checks

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... a nine-year period when he held various senior government posts. In 2010, former Executive Council member Lau Wong-fat, chairman of the Heung Yee Kuk rural organisation, was found to have failed ... on the part of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's administration. In response to the embarrassment, Leung has insisted the government's vetting of candidates for high office is sound, ...

  9. Tsang blames ambiguities for Lau's oversight

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... in the Executive Council on land policy. Lau has declared his interest every single time and did not make any omission.' 'We will also look at whether there are any ambiguities in our declaration ... Ambrose Leung Embattled executive councillor Lau Wong-fat has once again received backing from Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. Affirming the Heung Yee Kuk chief's integrity, ...

  10. Exco convenor defends right to comment on housing policy

    Posted Jul 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying has defended comments he made on government housing policies- a day after fellow Beijing-loyalist Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai openly queried his remarks and questioned his suitability as a candidate for chief executive. Leung, who is widely tipped to run for the city's top job in 2012, wrote in his blog that Exco members ...




SCMP.com Account