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  1. HK must hone strengths as mainland grows, chief says

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Donald Tsang Yam-kuen warned that despite Hong Kong's strengths in areas such as service industries and ports, it could be overtaken by mainland cities such as Shanghai in the longer term because of mainland China's rapid development. Appearing on a Metro Finance radio phone-in programme yesterday, the chief executive was asked by a caller whether Hong Kong would ...

  2. Election notebook

    Posted Jul 31st 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... represented by Joseph Tung Yao-chung, executive director of the Travel Industry Council and a Liberal Party member. Twenty minutes later in the same building, Junius Ho Kwan-yiu, vice-president ... challenge Margaret Ng Ngoi-yee, the veteran incumbent. Meanwhile, recently retired HSBC Insurance China head Choy Chung-foo, expects this year's insurance sector fight between himself, Munich ...

  3. Tsang takes time out to mingle in the mall

    Posted Sep 01st 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... China Morning Post reporter whether he planned to introduce a tax cut and further boost the economic recovery, as widely speculated, he joked: 'Oh that? OK, I will cut yours.' Before ... to learn what efforts were being made to keep the city tidy. He also urged the catering industry to work with officials and maintain Hong Kong's image as a 'gourmet's paradise'. ...

  4. Private-sector funds boost for political groups

    Posted Jul 21st 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... parties and academics, who said it would help constitutional development. Speaking to the South China Morning Post, Patrick Chan Wing-tung, secretary-general of the association, confirmed ... application procedures and whether it would be permanent had yet to be decided, industry sources indicated that the fund could total several million dollars. Mr Chan said there would ...

  5. Super-zone plan unveiled for delta

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... services, while Guangdong will be a manufacturing hub. In a further boost to Hong Kong's tourism industry, Guangdong is to allow all its 75 million people to visit the city individually rather ... China.' He said the two sides also would continue to work together to co-ordinate infrastructure development with the aim of cutting out wastage of resources resulting from duplication ...

  6. Legco 'was told of Cyberport waiver'

    Posted Feb 04th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... exchanged with the company that were released on Wednesday in an attempt to prove there had been no collusion with the business sector. A Commerce, Industry and Technology Bureau spokeswoman said ... Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa was on a fact-finding trip to Israel with businessmen, including Mr Li. When approached by the South China Morning Post last night, Mr Kwong declined to answer ...

  7. Patten urges Keynesian intervention

    Posted Nov 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... choppy. 'Nobody should think the Hong Kong system has failed. It hasn't,' he said in an interview with the South China Morning Post yesterday at the start of a week-long visit ... Keynesian methods to stimulate the economy, he said it should stay clear of 'social engineering or industrial planning like Singapore'. Lord Patten said that while more regulation ...

  8. Living environment in HK lags Taipei and Shenzhen, poll finds

    Posted Apr 08th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Beijing institute. And Hong Kong was also beaten by Beijing on competitiveness of local industries. The survey, conducted by the Institute of Finance and Trade Economics of the Chinese Academy ... of such a large group of cities was analysed- also found Hong Kong had to build up its own industries if it was to avoid being overtaken by Shanghai. Beijing topped the list of 20 cities for industrial ...

  9. President tells HK tycoons to back Tung

    Posted Sep 28th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Josephine Ma

    ... Hu called on the industrial and commercial community in Hong Kong to support Tung and the SAR government, improve ties with the middle-class and other walks of life in Hong Kong, and make ... Professor Cheng said Mr Hu's emphasis on the need for stability to be maintained was aimed at smoothing grievances some tycoons hold towards Mr Tung. Veteran China-watcher Johnny Lau Yui-shiu ...

  10. Eyes on Beijing- Ready or not?

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Martin Zhou

    ... estimate is they will bag between 34 and 36 golds this time. And I'm looking beyond China's traditional territory such as badminton and table tennis for possible glory. I think our ... with natural gas, adoption of Euro IV vehicle emissions standards and relocation of heavy industry. The public's environmental awareness about the Olympics has brought positive community ...




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