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  1. Exco endorses plan to ban overstated flat sizes

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Hong Kong's housing minister is standing firm on a plan to ban the confusing practice of overstating the size of new flats for sale, with the bill to go ... the long-standing practice of using gross floor area- the size of a flat plus its share of common areas, such as hallways and clubhouses- in marketing material. Critics say the practice confuses buyers ...

  2. Visionary leaders come in all sizes

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Compiled by Chris Lau The nomination process for Hong Kong's chief executive has ended. Now we have three candidates running for the city's top job. For this week's Top 10, our junior reporters put those candidates aside for a moment and go ...

  3. John Tsang admits jumping the gun

    Posted Jun 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung waiyee.fung@scmp.com Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah has admitted naming an organisation seen as close to the government as a suitable candidate to run a HK$220 million internet programme before the selection process had even begun. Tsang told legislators inquiring into allegations of political pressure in the appointment of the Internet Professional ...

  4. Should John Tsang resign, government survey asks

    Posted Mar 17th 2011, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Tanna Chong

    ... Gary Cheung and Tanna Chong Is Hong Kong facing a crisis of governance and should John Tsang Chun-wah resign over his unpopular budget? These are the key questions posed in a survey ... Tsang Yam-kuen, according to a Cable TV report yesterday. They were then asked if they agreed with John Tsang's proposal to grant a HK$6,000 cash handout to Hong Kong's six million ...

  5. Why John Tsang should see out his term

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Regina Ip

    ... Regina Ip Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah's 11th-hour revamp of his budget might have succeeded in averting a mass protest, but it has not stopped his adversaries from using the fiasco to clobber him personally and the government by implication. Like vultures circling over carrion, politicians from the pan-democratic camp, anti-government media and former officials ...

  6. John Tsang to visit Taiwan

    Posted Aug 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah will visit Taiwan for four days from Saturday- making him the highest-ranking Hong Kong official to visit the island which is stepping up efforts to expand links with the mainland. Tsang was invited by the Taiwan-Hong Kong Economic and Cultural Co-operation Council. He will speak at a meeting and meet people from various ...

  7. Tsang accused of ignoring plight of city's needy

    Posted Feb 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com A day after Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah unveiled a budget with HK$80 billion worth of tax relief mainly for the middle class, lawmakers berated ... and medium-sized enterprises as a way to ensure job opportunities. Labour Party chairman and lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan said: 'This year's budget is a most unfair one. N-nothings will get nothing. ...

  8. John Tsang's rating slips to record low after budget speech

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah's support rating has reached a record low, following a budget that failed to live up to public expectations and subsequent comments ... analyst, James Sung Lap-kung, noted that apart from the budget, John Tsang had also made some inappropriate remarks which had annoyed the middle class. He told university students hoping for good ...

  9. When HKEx is 1 cent, John Tsang can boast

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'Last year was, indeed, a memorable year for HKEx [Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing]. It attained the highest income and profit attributable to shareholders since its listing in year 2000. Its share price has soared by almost 40 times since its stock market debut.' Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah June 19 If you ever rise to John ...

  10. Where's John Tsang?

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah's extended absence from the budget debate earlier this week will be the main topic of discussion when Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen meets Legislative Council House Committee chairwoman Miriam Lau Kin-yee on Monday. During the House Committee meeting yesterday, lawmakers said Mr Tsang's absence showed a lack ...




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