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  1. Immigration chief to take early retirement

    Posted Feb 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The decision by the Director of Immigration, Lai Tung-kwok, to retire in April has raised concerns about the appointment of a successor. Although Mr Lai was due to retire in November this year when he turned 57, a government source said Mr Lai wanted to take pre-retirement leave and quit in April. The Civil Service Bureau confirmed yesterday that it had received Mr ...

  2. Quotes of The Week

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... question] is a bit too imaginative. Nobody knows what the future is. Outgoing immigration chief Lai Tung-kwok, who is rumoured to be in line to be appointed secretary for security We have a lack ... expensive cup of coffee in China. Traveller Alan Bell, commenting on the price of a cup of coffee at a Xiamen airport cafe. He turned out to be wrong because Caprice at the Four Seasons Hotel ...

  3. An even faster e-channel

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Five seconds may not seem long to wait, but the Immigration Department wants to improve the already speedy e-channel service. Immigration chief Lai Tung-kwok, set to retire ... to skip the 'clip-decoding' process and read the passengers' fingerprint information directly from the database,' said Mr Lai, adding the system was being used by mainland ...

  4. Deputy steps into top immigration post

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui A 30-year veteran of the Immigration Department, deputy director Simon Peh Yun-lu, was appointed to the department's top post by the State Council yesterday. Mr Peh will take over from Lai Tung-kwok, 56, who is retiring, starting from April 7. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, who nominated the new chief, said yesterday: 'Mr Peh has extensive ...

  5. Frequent visitors to benefit from e-channels

    Posted Jan 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... enrolment process is required and the eligible travellers can have their waiting time reduced,' director of immigration Lai Tung-kwok said. On registration, biometric identification ... to pass through in about 12 seconds. Mr Lai said the HK$800,000 facility at the airport was just the first step and the department would consider extending it to other control points. 'It ...

  6. Retiring immigration chief won't rule out security minister's job

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But Outgoing immigration chief Lai Tung-kwok has not ruled out the possibility of becoming secretary for security but says joining the private sector is not an option. Mr Lai, who ... but it is too early to tell,' he said at a farewell gathering with the media yesterday. Asked if he would be appointed the next security minister, Mr Lai said: '[The question] is a bit too ...

  7. Stone banned from Shanghai film festival

    Posted Jun 05th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Retaliation against Sharon Stone for her 'karma' earthquake comments shows no signs of abating, with the Shanghai International Film Festival telling the Basic Instinct ... The controversial comment was in stark contrast with the speech Stone gave at the film festival's opening a year ago in which she hailed China as a 'great and elegant civilisation'. Shortly ...

  8. Copyright breach costs 20m yuan

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai G2000 Group, a company owned by Michael Tien Puk-sun, former chairman of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation, has been ordered by a Hangzhou court to stop manufacturing ... clothes and bags. For accessories, G2000 was ordered to use the G2 brand. G2000 declined to comment on the case yesterday. ...

  9. HK 'in league of its own' as finance hub

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Guangzhou Guangzhou, Shenzhen not in competition, says party chief Guangdong's party boss declared yesterday that the province's two main cities were not in competition with Hong Kong as an international financial hub. In what one commentator described as the first unequivocal statement along these lines, Wang Yang said Hong Kong could not be replaced ...

  10. Too much wonderment at newest wonder

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Shanghai The world's longest sea bridge, proudly unveiled in Hangzhou on Friday, has turned into a headache for traffic police struggling to stop drivers getting out ... photos. Jin Jingmin, deputy commander of the bridge, declined to comment. ...




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