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  1. Moving house will save millions in rent

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng InvestHK will swap its plush offices at One Pacific Place, where director general Simon Galpin enjoys harbour views, for the Independent Commission Against Corruption's former offices at Fairmont House in Admiralty. The move, which will be completed by May 25, will save taxpayers millions in rent as the government owns the floors the ICAC used to occupy ...

  2. Sales staff still not up to scratch

    Posted Apr 30th 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... some improvement but performed poorly when it came to effort. This may stem from recent incidents. Earlier this month, TSL Jewellery became the subject of an investigation by the Independent Commission Against Corruption over illegal commissions being paid to redirect tourists to its shops. Hang Fung, famous for its solid gold toilet, was removed from the Hong Kong Tourism Board's ...

  3. InvestHK chief denies allegations of corruption over 'gift' of wine

    Posted Sep 18th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... The allegations were brought to the government's attention in a letter sent by 'a Hong Kong citizen' to the Civil Service Bureau, the Independent Commission Against Corruption, the Commerce ... Dennis Eng The head of the government's investment promotion arm yesterday flatly denied allegations of corruption- arising from an alleged gift of a case of wine from an aide- ...

  4. Cars make way for more conventions

    Posted Jan 11th 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... but will be home to more than 1,000 booths by 2009. The tendering process for the atrium is expected to end in May, after which the contract will be awarded. The Independent Commission Against Corruption has been invited to monitor the tendering process as an independent observer. Both projects are being jointly funded by the Trade Development Council and property giant New World Development. ...

  5. Albert Cheng's Link role faces police probe

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... with the Independent Commission Against Corruption- and activist Lew Mon-hung. Mr Lam claims that Mr Cheng violated Hong Kong's common law by financing a judicial review of the Link real estate investment ... hand, I respect people's legal right. But on the other hand, I feel this is just part of a concerted campaign against me by my critics. It creates a lot of nuisance for me.' Mr Lam ...

  6. Idea of financial ombudsman is being taken up

    Posted Apr 11th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... claims against companies regulated by the authority. Consumers do not need to pay to take cases to the ombudsman. The service has a panel of independent experts led by chief ombudsman Walter ... the global economic downturn. Au King-chi, permanent secretary for financial services, said the government was examining the issue following recommendations by the Securities and Futures Commission ...

  7. Journalists' association warns on nationalism

    Posted Jul 07th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... must be free to express their views in public without threats and intimidation. Any changes to obscenity and privacy laws- including the Law Reform Commission's suggested laws to guard against the invasion of privacy- should not impede on the right of journalists to do their jobs. The association wants a comprehensive review of broadcasting legislation, and a platform promoting ...

  8. Taking on the fixers

    Posted Aug 05th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Paggie Leung

    ... is for an independent competition commission with investigative powers, and a separate tribunal. The commission may impose a penalty of up to HK$10 million, while the tribunal may give higher punishments of up ... was unsuitable for Hong Kong as it was unique to the country and was introduced in the 1970s when there was heavy government intervention in the economy. It is against the law in most countries ...



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