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  1. James Tien

    Posted Jul 14th 2003, 12:00am by James Tien

    ... Unlike a lot of people who came to Hong Kong from Shanghai in those days, my father [Francis Tien Yuan-hon] arrived with nothing more than a good education. My grandparents weren't rich and my father had to work his way through college and university ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. James Tien and Chow leading Liberals again

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Fanny W. Y. Fung Tycoon James Tien Pei-chun and his trusted lieutenant Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee have officially returned to the helm of the Liberal Party. ... James Tien was appointed honorary chairman of the Liberal Party- a new post he previously declined after his defeat in the 2008 Legco election. 'It may sound too sweet to call me ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    Two politicians tipped to take on Liberal Party's vice-chairmen roles

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Two tipped to take on Liberals' top roles Two politicians have been tipped to take up influential roles in the Liberal Party as it expands its leadership team with the addition of two vice-chairmanships next Monday. Honorary chairman and party spokesman James Tien Pei-chun said election dates were yet to be decided, but that youth committee ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Civic Party considers formal complaint against James Tien

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Albert Wong and Ambrose Leung The Civic Party may lodge a complaint against Liberal Party chairman James Tien Pei-chun after he said the MTR Corporation's chief executive 'has to shoulder the consequences' for nominating a party rival in the district council elections. Chow Chung-kwong is among those nominating Tanya Chan Suk-chong, who is competing with the Liberal ...

  7. Polls back minimal change: james Tien

    Posted Feb 12th 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung A majority of Hong Kong people oppose scrapping the functional constituencies by 2008, opinion polls carried out by the Liberal Party apparently show. Party chairman James Tien Pei-chun said the polls found the majority did not want to scrap the trade-based sectors, which occupy half of the 60-seat legislature, by 2008. Most said they wanted to see gradual ...

  8. James Blake appointed as KCRC's acting chief executive

    Posted Mar 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.30pm: Former KCRC senior director James Blake will serve as the rail operator's acting chief executive to replace Samuel Lai Man-hay, transport chief Sarah Liao Sau-tung announced on Thursday. Mr Blake's appointment came a few hours after Mr Lai resigned from the post on Thursday. The Kowloon Canton Railway Corporation has been troubled ...

  9. James Tien drops chief executive bid

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.40pm: Liberal Party chairman James Tien Pei-chun confirmed on Wednesday that he would not stand as a candidate in the by-election for chief executive on July 10. Mr Tien said he had sought advice from the central government on his plan to compete with Acting Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen for the top job, local radio reported. Mr Tien said he ...

  10. James Tien hit with liberal dose of e-mail invective

    Posted Mar 19th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo The quite honourable James Tien Pei-chun has made some nasty enemies. A naughty e-mail sent by a group which calls itself 'Concerned Citizens for Mental Hygiene, Decency and Motherhood' has been making the round in the news rooms of major papers and offices of NGOs in recent days. It's titled 'Ten Things You and Your Family Should Know About James Tien'. ...




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