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  1. Searching for poll position

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung, James Tien

    ... Sitting at his office in Central about seven and a half months ago, legislator James Tien Pei-chun was noticeably unsure about his re-election plan for September. The standard line was that he remained 'open-minded' to the possibility of standing for geographically based direct election. Speaking again at the same office last week, Mr Tien appeared closer to taking ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Tourism boss James Tien in warning over Shenzhen entry permit influx

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Olga Wong

    ... Amy Nip and Olga Wong Tourism boss calls for relaxation of rules for millions of Shenzhen residents to be delayed, saying it will lead to a rise in illegal workers Warning over entry permit influx Tourism Board chairman James Tien Pei-chun says a change of rules which would give 4.1 million non-permanent citizens of Shenzhen easier access to Hong Kong should be postponed. He ...

  3. James Tien planning business-backed charity

    Posted Jun 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung Former Liberal Party leader James Tien Pei-chun is teaming up with business to create a charitable foundation to serve the community amid concerns about social harmony. The former legislator, who lost his directly elected seat in 2008, admitted that in the past functional constituency representatives and lawmakers from the industrial and commercial sectors, ...

  4. James To criticises- and votes for proposal

    Posted Jun 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong and Fanny W. Y. Fung Lawmaker James To Kun-sun toed the Democratic Party line and voted for the electoral reforms, despite using his speech to criticise the package and questioning the wisdom of the party leadership in supporting it. Like Andrew Cheng Kar-foo, who quit the party he helped form rather than voting for the reforms, To said the proposals not only failed ...

  5. James Tien proposes 'one person, two votes' for functional impasse

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung 'One person, two votes' should be introduced to get round public objections to the functional constituencies which Beijing seems determined to retain, says the Liberal Party's former chairman. People registered to vote in a geographical constituency would be able to choose which of the functional constituencies to cast their second ballot in, James ...

  6. Thursday think tank

    Posted Dec 14th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Five things we're all wondering about... Alan Leong (pictured) wins the chance to challenge Donald Tsang as Chief Executive... at last, a real election Beijing can properly rig Child slave discovered in Hong Kong... see, who needs minimum wage laws when the market regulates itself? The new James Bond... they were critical of him at first but his tough action ...

  7. Beijing 'messenger' to oppose any job offer for James Tien

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Albert Wong Liberal Party member David Lie Tai-chong said yesterday he would 'fight until the end' to oppose any effort to let former chairman James Tien ... anything,' said Mr Lie, who is known to be close to the central government. 'I only spoke out when I start realising it was wrong to keep James Tien pulling strings behind the scene, which would ...

  8. James Tien backs end to trade-based polls by 2020

    Posted Jan 21st 2008, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung All functional constituencies should be scrapped by 2020 rather than be preserved under a 'one person, two votes' system, Liberal Party chairman James Tien Pei-chun says. Although he admitted that the trade-based representation was essentially unfair, Mr Tien rejected the idea of enfranchising the entire electorate so that everyone could vote in functional ...


    Posted Jul 28th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Tung Chee-hwa should appoint ministers who dare to give frank advice, former executive councillor James Tien Pei-chun says. Mr Tien said Mr Tung should also meet members of the pro-democracy camp more often and recognise that they are equally committed to working for the interests of Hong Kong. In his first appearance on RTHK's Letter to Hong Kong programme since ...

  10. Firms may baulk at direct elections, warns James Tien

    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... If a pro-workers' rights candidate wins office, businesses will abandon Hong Kong, the Liberal Party leader says Businessmen would pull out of Hong Kong if a pro-democracy candidate standing for workers' rights was voted into power as chief executive by universal suffrage in 2007, Liberal Party leader James Tien Pei-chun has warned. He also said the business-affiliated ...




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