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  1. Fears remain over conflict of interest

    Posted Aug 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen has made no further attempts to ease concerns over the potential conflict of interest arising from his family business, according to the records of his investment. According to details he declared for public inspection yesterday, Mr Tang's shares in his family companies are still owned by a trust of which his father is the trustee. ...

  2. 'This is the only option that is in the interests of Hong Kong, is lawful and constitutional'

    Posted Apr 07th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... executive in time on July 10. 'This is the only option that is in the interests of Hong Kong, is lawful and constitutional.' Mr Tsang, tipped as Beijing's choice to replace Tung ... said last year that Hong Kong blood flowed through his heart, said he did not think the decision was out of line with his previous remarks. 'I am doing this in the interests of Hong Kong. ...

  3. Yeung Sum's exit 'in the party's best interests'

    Posted Nov 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... taken in the party's interest, the constitutional affairs chief said. Stephen Lam Sui-lung yesterday appealed for the party's co-operation on the liberalising of elections for the next ... Commenting on Dr Yeung's departure, Mr Lam believed he had made the decision in the common interest of the party. He took the opportunity to impress upon the Democrats the need to adhere ...

  4. First lady is standing by her man

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Hong Kong's acting first lady says she will always stand by her husband, but declined to comment on whether he should enter the race for the next chief executive. Selina Tsang Pow Siu-mei yesterday said she had taken Donald Tsang Yam-kue ...

  5. Slap on the wrist for James To over his rental expenses claim

    Posted Mar 10th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... of a lawmaker. Legco's committee on members' interests is to admonish Mr To on April 6 with a motion- generally considered the lowest level of punishment possible under the existing rules. ... and of failing to declare his interest in the company that rents the property to the party. Concluding the inquiry, the first of its kind in Legco history, committee chairwoman Sophie Leung Lau Yau-fun ...

  6. Rates may still go up: HKMA chief

    Posted Jan 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Uncertainties like oil make predictions hard, says Joseph Yam Hong Kong's monetary chief has countered market suggestions that interest rates may peak in the first half of the year. Monetary Authority Chief Executive Joseph Yam Chi-kwong yesterday warned that an accurate prediction of future interest rates would be difficult. While the United States economy ...

  7. Tung touted for DAB advisory role

    Posted May 13th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... party while in office. Democratic legislator Cheung Man-kwong warned former chief executives could create a conflict of interest if they became advisers to business-affiliated parties. ... of interest. A government-appointed commission is studying the restrictions to be placed on former chief executives, as well as the support that should be extended to them. It is understood ...

  8. Tough guidelines sought for Tung

    Posted May 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Guard against conflict of interest, says lawmaker Stringent rules should be imposed on former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa to guard against a possible conflict of interest ... She called for tough restrictions on Mr Tung's future activities. 'Unless there are clear rules dealing with conflict of interest, Hong Kong will soon be rife with pitfalls ...

  9. Retirement rules anger civil service elite

    Posted May 18th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... is unreasonably curbed. Secretary for the Civil Service Joseph Wong Wing-ping said he would consider their views, but stressed the interests of the community as a whole outweighed those of civil servants. ... of fairness, freedom and making the best use of one's talents. 'We agree that we have to consider the interests of the community. We are not just fighting for our own interests. It's ...

  10. Tsang is urged to quit taskforce

    Posted Mar 04th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Jimmy Cheung Heading panel on political reform is deemed a conflict of interest A Democratic Party district councillor yesterday asked Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to stand down as head of the government's taskforce on constitutional reform to avoid any conflict of interest. The taskforce is responsible for drawing up methods for electing ...




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