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  1. Post-1980s generation carries on the fight for honest government

    Posted Jan 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I support the spirit of the post-1980s generation. In the early 1980s, there was a group of us, the Hong Kong Observers, about the same age as these young people now, who got together ... councillors is a former Hong Kong 'observer', who, as a young surveyor, attended meetings and contributed his ideas. He may be in the running for election as the next chief executive. Former ...

  2. Arts hub needs local and international appeal

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... works from the mainland and around the world. The museum will, therefore, define Hong Kong in the years to come. Its importance cannot be overstated. Various proposals have been floated over ... to Hong Kong. However, we do want to have the best possible attractions for the cultural district. Prestigious foreign institutions can offer valuable expertise and highly sought-after artworks. ...

  3. Ten Years On- Key events in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... September More than 14,000 finance ministers, bankers, officials, businessmen and journalists converge at the annual World Bank and International Monetary Fund conference in Hong Kong on September ... sparking fears of a loss of judicial independence December Racing in Hong Kong gets an international black eye when several jockeys are arrested in a race-fixing racket busted by the ICAC. Former ...

  4. International perspective goes hand in glove with a world city

    Posted Aug 26th 2006, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... to problems whose resolution will largely determine the city's fate. What happens to Hong Kong's vibrant financial services industry once China substantially lifts capital controls and makes the yuan fully convertible? How can Hong Kong benefit from the mainland's fast-growing demand for raw materials? Expectations are low and not just because such talkfests often produce little ...

  5. Lam defends internal review

    Posted Jan 12th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... reform held by Power for Democracy. The much-awaited review of Hong Kong's political system beyond 2007 took an abrupt turn last week when the government failed to deliver a detailed ... the definition of middle class in Hong Kong, after Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa pledged to involve more middle-class people in local politics, Secretary for Home Affairs Patrick Ho Chi-ping said ...

  6. Hong Kong's second in command must be top-notch

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... matter who is in the top post or whether he has political wisdom or is genuinely committed to serving Hong Kong; he still has no mandate or political legitimacy. However, the importance ... the well-being of Hong Kong people. Just look at Stephen Lam Sui-lung, who took over the post of chief secretary after Henry Tang Ying-yen resigned to take part in the chief executive race. Lam is widely ...

  7. Manila's ignorance of Hong Kong affairs an insult

    Posted Aug 30th 2010, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... There seems little doubt that the eight Hong Kong tourists who perished need not have died were it not for the incompetence of the police, who provoked the hijacker- former senior inspector Rolando ... are told, the staff members did not recognise the name 'Donald Tsang' and did not know he was the Hong Kong leader. This is a sad commentary on the Philippines and its knowledge of Chinese ...

  8. Question of the week: Who is the most influential person in Hong Kong?

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... International School The most influential person in Hong Kong is obviously Chief Executive Donald Tsang. Even before he got the top post, Mr Tsang had a lot of influence on Hong Kong's economic ... with humour, leaving a lasting impression. Galvin Chia Kau-yun, 17, Chinese International School Definitely Donald Tsang. Our chief executive has the ability to steer Hong Kong in any direction- ...

  9. Hong Kong vs Singapore: vive la difference

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Kent Ewing

    ..., thankfully, it does not work that way. Here, eventually, the government will be compelled to follow the people. Kent Ewing is a teacher at Hong Kong International School. This is a personal comment. ... in research and development- the Lion City has surged ahead of Hong Kong. And now our city seems also to be losing its edge in the area that matters most to many of us: freedom of expression ...

  10. Hong Kong calling

    Posted Dec 25th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... and in Beijing. The poll, conducted by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme, saw an 8 percentage point fall in support for political leaders. It showed 51 per cent of respondents trusted the Hong Kong government- down 12 percentage points from the previous survey in October- and 15 per cent did not trust the government. It also found 49 per cent trusted the central ...




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