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  1. Impetus for new thinking

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng During Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's visit to Beijing last month, Premier Wen Jiabao reaffirmed support for Hong Kong's position as an international financial centre, a logistics hub, and a conference and exhibitions centre. And the central government has backed up those words. Soon after Mr Tsang returned to Hong Kong, the State Council ...

  2. Chief executive's worrying comments challenge rule of law in Hong Kong

    Posted May 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the Legislative Council is extremely worrying. His criticism of the launching of a judicial review leading to a court decision quashing the environmental permit relating to the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau ... are expensive in Hong Kong, yet luckily we have members of the legal profession, solicitors and barristers, who are prepared to act on a pro-bono basis in the interest of the community. The successful ...

  3. Tsang has confidence in court's neutrality

    Posted May 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the comment, which was prompted by a court ruling that overturned the environmental impact report on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Legislators, meanwhile, continued to put pressure on Tsang ...

  4. Beijing pledges support for progress of HK

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... The topics included cross-border co-operation on food safety and pregnant women coming to Hong Kong to give birth, the much-delayed Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge, as well as expansion of yuan ... would continue to actively support Hong Kong's development, particularly in the areas of infrastructure, investment, trade and financial services. Speaking at a meeting with the chief ...

  5. Thin line

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement, made it easier for mainlanders to visit Hong Kong and approved the building of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge. The central leadership is determined ... Call it interference or not, signs abound that the central government has taken a more proactive strategy to shore up Hong Kong's stability in the wake of the July 1 demonstration. ...

  6. Our weakening sense of solidarity

    Posted Apr 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Joseph Cheng

    ... Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge and the West Kowloon cultural hub are obvious examples. The minimum level of involvement is to openly support the central government's Hong Kong policy. And sometimes this has ... Joseph Cheng Hong Kong will soon have a new chief executive. One of his most important tasks will be to minimise the polarisation in our society today. The political crisis since July 1, ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge will take years to build and won't become Mr Tsang's visible achievements during his tenure. However, business executives and tourists will reap the benefits of the Tsang ... Significant piece of legislation As Hong Kong is about to welcome President Hu Jintao and celebrate the 15th anniversary of reunification with China, there is no better time to take stock ...

  8. Letters

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen blamed some politicians for causing the delay and cost overrun of the construction of the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge (''Certain party' ... fatalities in Hong Kong, there is no room for complacency, and the Transport Department will continue efforts to enhance road safety, in collaboration with all concerned parties and the community. We ...

  9. In Brief

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for the construction of the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge, Xinhua reported. Banks will finance 22 billion yuan (HK$25 billion) of the 37.6 billion yuan investment. The remaining funds will be provided by the central government and the governments of Guangdong, Macau and Hong Kong. Construction is expected to start this year and be completed in 2015-16. ...

  10. Chief poses challenge to democracy champions

    Posted Jul 11th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... expected the proposed Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge to be given the go-ahead before the middle of next year. The Hong Kong, Macau and Guangdong governments were striving to secure an early start ... checks at a shared checkpoint, or if setting up three checkpoints at different ends of the bridge would be a better option. Mr Tsang said the other issue was financing. Asked when the project ...




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