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  1. Actress' new identity

    Posted Sep 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sophie Taylor Actress Dodo Cheng Yu-ling, pictured with Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok, has been named the new face of the campaign to introduce smart ID cards. She takes over from Canto-pop star Hacken Lee, who has fronted the campaign since it began last year. The four-year campaign aims to provide new cards to all 6.9 million identity card holders. The new cards contain ...

  2. Business visas need to stay, says security chief

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Felix Lo, Klaudia Lee

    ... per cent drop over the 3,077 recorded last year. Meanwhile, with the proposed introduction of biometric passports, or e-passports, in early 2007, Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok said ... to the economic and trade ties between the two sides,' he said. His comments contrast with remarks by Police Commissioner Dick Lee Ming-kwai last week. Dick Lee said two-way permits for mainlanders- ...

  3. Pressure grows to save Wan Chai Market

    Posted Apr 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... a 'strong will' and government efforts. Lister Cheung Lai-ping, chief executive of the Conservancy Association, said: 'Wan Chai Market is a government property. If the government sincerely ... there are various ways to compensate the developer; senior officials should be able to come up with a solution.' But the Home Affairs Bureau refused to comment on the conservationists' request. ...

  4. Immigration to liaise with mainland on blacklist

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... visit to Guangzhou yesterday with Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok and other senior officers. They had visited their counterparts in Beijing and Fujian earlier this week. Mr Lai said they had reached an agreement with officials in Fujian that both sides would designate a number of officers who would be responsible for liaising on the issue. Mr Lai said that with more mainland ...

  5. Holiday visits from mainland up 30pc

    Posted Jan 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok said the department was ready to receive more individual mainland travellers. 'To ensure a smooth flow of tourists, we will upgrade our computer system. We have deployed ... that we can be more prepared,' he said. Mr Lai said he believed more mainlanders would come to Hong Kong during the Lunar New Year holiday. Effective yesterday under the individual visit ...

  6. HK shivers through near-record cold spell

    Posted Jan 25th 2004, 12:00am by Hannah Lee

    ... assistant Siu Kit-fat at Kam Shan Country Park, one of the main habitats for Hong Kong's estimated 1,460 wild macaques. Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok said the city was seeing more ...

  7. Biometrics puts a new face on SAR passport security

    Posted Sep 09th 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... to be incorporated in new special administrative region (SAR) passports from 2007. Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok said yesterday that such biometric information could be contained with other ... such as handing the report to the Security Bureau. Upon approval, we have to ask for funding and conduct open bidding [for the passport production],' Mr Lai said. 'We hope we can issue the new ...

  8. US toughens security for HK visitors

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Peter Kammerer, Stella Lee

    ... brought the number of countries with visa-free access for special administrative region and BNO passports to 129 and 99 respectively. Director of Immigration Lai Tung-kwok said that following the success in Japan, the United States and South American nations would be Hong Kong's next targets to lobby for visa-free access. But Mr Lai, speaking during an official visit to Guangzhou ...

  9. Thai officials deny plan for a $200 travel levy

    Posted Sep 09th 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Peter Michael

    ... Lai Tung-kwok and Legislative Council travel industry delegate Howard Young all subsequently weighed into the debate. Mr Tung said several travel agents had contacted Hong Kong authorities ... they will impose the levy and restrictions.' Earlier in the day, Mr Lai said: 'We have contacted the consul-general of Thailand in Hong Kong to seek further information and to reflect our ...

  10. Rules with a view to saving the city's skyline

    Posted May 14th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... to introduce rules to Kwun Tong and Kowloon Bay as they are facing enormous redevelopment pressure. We have to prevent buildings from becoming too tall,' he said. Lister Cheung Lai-ping, chief ...




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