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  1. Maverick tycoon shuns Tsang's charity for poor

    Posted Oct 21st 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Yvonne Liu

    ... the next chief executive. Since Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen announced the fund in last week's policy address and put Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen in charge, leading tycoons ... Yvonne Liu and Amy Nip Maverick tycoon Ronnie Chan Chi-chung lived up to his reputation yesterday when he became the first leading businessmen in Hong Kong to publicly declare that he ...

  2. Tsang's last stand

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that the average monthly income for the lowest paid 10 per cent of workers was up by 9.7 per cent from May to July, compared with the same period last year. The average wage rose 5.7 per cent over the same ... that has bedeviled the community for more than two decades. After intense behind-the-scenes lobbying, the central and Hong Kong governments last year endorsed the Democratic Party's 'one ...

  3. Buyers will foot the bill, tycoon says

    Posted Dec 04th 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong Tycoon Lee Shau-kee says developers will simply pass on the cost of including environmentally friendly features in buildings to flat buyers if the government scraps its green ... as REDA had suggested. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen announced last month that the government was considering a move to force developers to provide green features, instead of awarding them ...

  4. Tycoons shunned Leong, poll expenses tally shows

    Posted Apr 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong The two candidates in last month's election for the chief executive each disclosed their campaign expenses yesterday. They showed the pan-democratic candidate, Alan Leong ... They show that bank, restaurant and property tycoons all overwhelmingly backed the expected winner, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, mostly with HK$50,000 cheques. The Swire Group gave a total of HK$100,000 ...

  5. Stanley Ho leads tycoons' donations to think-tank

    Posted Mar 05th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... The Bauhinia Foundation was established by Norman Chan Tak-lam, who ran Mr Tsang's campaign office in last year's chief executive election after resigning as a deputy chief executive ... for a donation to the think-tank. Stanley Ho, who was attending the annual CPPCC conference, said other tycoons had also been approached for donations. 'Charles Ho has approached many tycoons ...

  6. Tycoons gave $27m boost to Tsang

    Posted Jul 13th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Dikky Sinn Business networks used to pump up campaign coffers Tycoons made full use of their business networks and associates to pump millions of dollars into Donald Tsang ... Despite Mr Tsang setting a cap of $100,000 for individual donors- to minimise money politics- the amount donated by tycoons together with their families and senior associates added up to much ...

  7. Why we should care about this 'charity'

    Posted Oct 24th 2010, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... not the property tycoons. Some corporate accounts show significant total donations- though not necessarily to charities or in Hong Kong. Sun Hung Kai Properties last year, for example, gave HK$93 million. ... million. Tycoons personally may donate more, but mostly to buildings with their names in highlights. Thank heavens for one breaking ranks- Ronnie Chan Chichung of Hang Lung Properties, which last ...

  8. Under-siege Tsang refuses to name his tycoon friends

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang and Colleen Lee Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday refused to name the tycoon friends from whom he has admitted accepting favours, hours before he faces a grilling ... four excursions on private jets operated by his tycoon friends. Some have been named in the media, but Tsang has refused to confirm their identities. Tsang has also refused to disclose ...

  9. New rules for leaders

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by tycoon friends and a bargain deal to rent a flat in Shenzhen. Last week, an Audit Commission report said Tsang had no good reason for choosing the most expensive hotel rooms on his official ... Colleen Lee, Tony Cheung and Olga Wong Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen would have been prosecuted for accepting favours from tycoons under a new law proposed by an independent ...

  10. Details of a Tsang yacht trip emerge

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tsang's office said the voyage to Macau with tycoons Charles Ho Tsu-kwok, chairman of Sing Tao News Corp, and Thomas Lau Luen-hung, managing director of Lifestyle International Holdings, was one ... in April last year by a construction worker at the Galaxy Macau Resort. he pair also accompanied Tsang on a trip to Macau last month which touched off a conflict-of-interest row that has blighted ...




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