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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Heung Yee Kuk ready to fight against inclusion of enclave in country park

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:00pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Rural body's leaders make ritual offerings as they gear up to resist government proposal to incorporate an enclave into a country park Heung Yee Kuk prepare for Legco fight The rural power brokers of the Heung Yee Kuk made offerings of roast suckling pig and rice liquor yesterday to honour those who fought British colonial forces in the 19th ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Heung Yee Kuk has too much power in Legco

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 04:21am

    ... Kuk chief's power in Legco hurts majority of HK's population There is little doubt that Legco member Lau Wong-fat is the most effective and influential politician in Hong Kong. However, Lau concentrates almost exclusively on his own narrow Heung Yee Kuk constituency, and his attendance and voting record at Legco indicate that he has little interest in the wider issues ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Heung Yee Kuk to petition, but not protest, outside Legco over park plan

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 04:37pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Rural powerbrokers plan rally in support of motion to keep enclave out of country park Kuk to petition, but not protest, outside Legco Rural powerbrokers the Heung Yee Kuk will rally supporters to surround the Legislative Council building next month in a "marathon-style petition" ahead of a vote on whether an enclave should be folded ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Heung Yee Kuk leader backs idea of country park flats

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong and Gary Cheung

    ... of country parks. It would depend on the local context to decide its proportion Lau, chairman of the Heung Yee Kuk, said a review would help the government strike a balance between protecting ... Olga Wong and Gary Cheung Lau Wong-fat urges review of protected areas, saying homes could be built on less ecologically sensitive land to ease city's housing shortage Kuk leader ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Heung Yee Kuk leader faults lack of action on small-house policy

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Gary Cheung

    ... Olga Wong and Gary Cheung Rural leader says he is 'disappointed' in Leung administration's failure to discuss review of policy or address New Territories land shortage Kuk chief faults lack of action on small houses Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat expressed disappointment at the lack of action by Leung Chun-ying's administration's on reviewing ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HERITAGE

    A monument-to-be for pillar of society

    Posted Apr 13th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com A monument-to-be for pillar of society The home of a man who helped set up the forerunner to the powerful Heung Yee Kuk looks set to become a monument. Fat Tat ... The committee is seen as the predecessor of the New Territories' rural affairs council, the Heung Yee Kuk, which was founded two years later. Kwan-lan was appointed by the colonial governor ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Kuk judicial review threat over country park plan

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee and Sandy Li

    ... Ada Lee and Sandy Li Concern group accuses the government of breaking promise to preserve private enclaves Kuk judicial review threat over country park plan A Heung Yee Kuk concern group ... owner. Mo, a member of the kuk's executive council, said yesterday his group was discussing with lawyers the possible grounds for a review and details had yet to be drafted. But the general ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    CY lacks stomach to fight the kuk

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... planning and development virtually impossible. Along with the vast land banks of developers, it has proved to be an intractable problem limiting the supply of land to boost housing. The Heung Yee ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com MY TAKE CY lacks stomach to fight the kuk There was tough talk about ending the small-house policy in the New Territories when Leung Chun-ying was running ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HOUSING

    Kuk leader suggests building high-rise to meet village house demands

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... to replace village houses and save land resources. The Heung Yee Kuk chairman likened the idea to the redevelopment of urban villages in Shenzhen where indigenous villagers are allowed to build ... as it served a different planning purpose. "But it's good to hear the Heung Yee Kuk accepted the multi-storey proposal, which will help save land," he said. "They objected ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Who said it?

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 05:38am

    ... We need to protect our villages as the martyrs protected our traditional rights Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat on fighting plans to incorporate an enclave into a country park   I realise that I cannot be forgiven for my offensives [sic] but I beg for pardon An alleged apology by Merrill Newman, a US war veteran detained in North Korea   The elite need someone to protect ...




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