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  1. New rights official is sacked before he starts work

    Posted Oct 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... in the equal opportunities community informed the South China Morning Post that Patrick Yu Chung-yin, a former commissioner of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission, was told by new commission ... are expected to be revealed in a press conference called by Mr Yu today. Mr Yu, who has a strong background in human rights, told the Post in July that he would help uphold the integrity and mission ...

  2. Crisis? What crisis, asks Leung's right-hand man

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... called 'difficulties'. Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, an executive councillor, told the South China Morning Post yesterday the administration was not facing a crisis despite seven cabinet ... of affordable housing. 'By focusing on the right issues, the government will bring back the trust of the people.' He conceded town hall meetings by Leung's team could be improved ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CINEMA

    Partnering with right producer key to young directors getting exposure at festivals

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... said partnering with the right producer and sales agent who knew how to pitch to festivals was the key to getting shown. Mak said his film's international distributor Fortissimo submitted ...

  4. Putting the world to rights

    Posted Jul 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Mak, an espionage thriller set on mainland China in 1950, will begin shooting in October. 'Jiang Wen [Let the Bullets Fly] has been dealing with this very well, while we can see how Chen ...

  5. Making the right move

    Posted Jun 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... (right). 'It was February 1. There was definitely a sense of urgency. I dropped everything and moved to Hong Kong on March 2.' Here, he set up copycat site uBuyiBuy.com, which launched ... verticals like travel, electronics, corporate group-buying, so business-to-business,' he says. 'I love the business. It's a human business even though we're ...

  6. It feels so right

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... or China. Hong Kong's mainstream music isn't as uninteresting as everyone thinks. I encourage people to listen to our city's indie artists.' Recently, Wong has been listening ...

  7. Film studies: All right on the night

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui 'It's only fitting that you have a jolly film to watch during the Lunar New Year holidays,' says Raymond Wong Pak-ming- and it's hardly a surprise the veteran actor-screenwriter-producer says so. The self-explanatory title of his latest production, All's Well Ends Well 2009, leaves no doubt that Wong (right, with Sandra Ng) intended to make ...

  8. Village representative stands up for women's rights in rural politics

    Posted Jan 01st 2011, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... him in 2003, she said. 'Right after my husband passed away, the introduction of the dual village representative system provided me with a platform to extend his serving spirit, ... committees, such as the organising committee of Tsuen Wan Arts Festival,' she said. As she spoke to the South China Morning Post, a group of primary school pupils arrived at the village to visit ...

  9. The government 'is the murderer'

    Posted Oct 17th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Legislators and psychiatrists accused the government of not providing enough services to help mental patients in the wake of Sunday's family tragedy in which a mentally ill mother and her two children died. Legislator Kwok Ka-ki, who repres ...

  10. Triangle's surrealism fits just right

    Posted May 18th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui in Cannes, France Strange bedfellows they may seem, but Hong Kong cinema and surrealism found themselves curiously entwined yesterday evening with the international premiere of Triangle, a collaboration by veteran filmmakers Tsui Hark, Ringo ...




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