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  1. Cutting civil service pay will do nothing to ease financial woes

    Posted May 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A survey has shown a drop in private sector pay as the city's economy is in recession due to the global financial turmoil. Consequently, editorials in the Hong Kong media are quick to call for cuts in civil service pay. The argument put forward is that civil servants should share the pain. It would appear that such a pay cut is inevitable. Even Chief Executive Donald Tsang ...

  2. Bets are open for top financial job

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... development secretary to take up the role, although it is no great surprise they like him so much- in the early 2000s, when he was Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Ma helped them ... Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury Chan Ka-keung said there are a lot of similarities between the film and the fund industries. 'A great movie can only be created by a team ...

  3. Taxpayers will not pick up tab, says financial secretary

    Posted Oct 09th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Joyce Man

    ... Chan Ka-keung, the secretary for financial services and the treasury, said that the authorities would supervise investor compensation and were considering setting up an independent mechanism ... Dennis Chong and Joyce Man The government has ruled out using taxpayer dollars to compensate people who lost money on minibonds issued by the now-bankrupt Lehman Brothers. Financial ...

  4. Civil service watchdog not consulted on Leung plan

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The chief of the public service watchdog has warned that an expanded political appointment system might clash with the civil service structure. Public Service Commission chairman Nicholas Ng Wing-fui said chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying had not consulted the 62-year-old statutory body overseeing the civil service in his push to enlarge his ...

  5. Tsang and team to take 5.38pc pay cut as Exco eyes civil service

    Posted Jun 15th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Tsang earns HK$371,855 a month. The salaries of the chief secretary, financial secretary and secretary for justice are HK$330,565, HK$319,385 and HK$308,585, respectively. Ministers are paid ... cent pay rise. The source said a pay adjustment mechanism for political appointees was needed in the long run. Meanwhile, the administration will consult civil service unions about Exco's ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... governmental webpages are provided as a very useful service to the public. As such, they are much visited and are very helpful to many people. As with all anarchists, this 'T' seeks to damage ... core values, and will uphold not only 'one country' but also 'two systems' in Hong Kong. Chan Sui-man, Hung Hom Tsang should be thanked for service Many people are going ...

  7. Civil service chief faults Tsang for accepting gifts

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The outgoing secretary for civil the service yesterday called Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's acceptance of gifts from tycoons ... one.' Yue, who turns 60 in October, will end 38 years of government service on July 1, when she and Tsang leave to make way for the administration of chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying. ...

  8. Our mighty civil service machine needs rewiring

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the civil service has yet to be faced. The Tsang administration not only did not bother itself with this issue but all indications are that it never occurred to the lifelong bureaucrat Donald Tsang ... experienced the frustrations of dealing with the civil service and, in the chief executive election, seen the way in which its senior officers worked on his opponent's behalf. So he owes them ...

  9. Hunt for cream of the crop

    Posted Aug 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luisa Tam Administrative officers (AOs) form the backbone of Hong Kong's civil service and these positions have long been among the most sought after in the city. The lucky few who ... of a career in the civil service has not been dimmed by the establishment of the political appointment system in 2008 which introduced new layers of senior officials often drawn from outside ...

  10. Rising star tipped for finance bureau post

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung Commissioner for Tourism Au King-chi is expected to be promoted in the next few months to permanent secretary for financial services and the treasury. A government source said Ms Au would succeed Kevin Ho Chi-ming, who turns 60 in January, to take charge of the financial-services branch of the Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau. The government announced ...




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