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  1. Quitting aide highlights political system inequity

    Posted Jun 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The resignation of political aspirant Gary Chan Hak-kan as an aide to the chief executive will not make any political waves. The timing, however, underscores questions raised by the expansion of the political accountability system and the row over the hig ...

  2. Competence, not gender, key for politicians

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... myself in a gender-neutral way,' she says. 'If there are files to be carried, I will carry them. If something needs to be done, I will do it.' Chan, who recently celebrated her ... herself apart for being a woman, and neither have her supporters. 'My experience shows that voters in general are gender blind,' said Chan. 'What they look for is your competence, ...

  3. Letters

    Posted May 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheng's letter ('Gender inequality unacceptable in a genuine international city' May 7), which could lead to a misunderstanding of the situation in Hong Kong. Being a man with a happy ...

  4. Students plan rally at election venue

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to camp there on the eve of polling day. 'We want to make use of the protest to draw people's attention to the unfairness of the electoral system and the inequality of the small-circle ...

  5. Now's the chance to get right person for EOC

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The troubles that struck Michael Wong Kin-chow during his brief spell as head of the Equal Opportunities Commission arose for a variety of reasons. One of them was that he was simply not the right person for the job. However, the question of timing also l ...

  6. Rivals face journey into the unknown

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... approach to livelihood issues linked to social unrest, such as economic inequality and unaffordable housing, the latter also being a middle-class issue. Both men have also said ...

  7. Reform proposals under fresh attack from legal experts

    Posted Feb 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Another group of legal experts has criticised the government's proposal for reforming the Legislative Council, saying it exacerbates the inequality of voting power ... the issue of inequality of voting power, but also begins to transform the district councils' from a consultative organisation to an organ of political power, the submission states. 'The ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Parenthood suits family lawyer

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Daleena Samara

    ... to navigate the differences between male and female communication styles by reading books such as Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus. "You need different skill sets for the two genders. Men ...

  9. Show us you can do better, C.Y.

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... and the environment. If any reminder of this pledge was needed, it is to be found in recent government figures showing Hong Kong has the greatest inequality of income of any developed economy, according ...

  10. You may not like it, but don't fault court ruling on maids

    Posted Oct 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... economic picture, we already face the challenges of worsening income and wealth inequality, and providing an adequate safety net for the working poor. The problem is that democratic politicians, ...




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