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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Rural strongman Lau Wong-fat plans to publish biography

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Rural lawmaker says he plans to publish a biography detailing his journey from a poor farming family to top political power broker Kuk strongman Lau wants it all on the record Rural strongman Lau Wong-fat has decided to put everything on the record. After more than five decades of power-broking between the government and the people, the Heung Yee ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LUNAR NEW YEAR

    Kuk chief Lau Wong-fat fortunate not to pick unlucky New Year stick

    Posted Feb 02nd 2014, 04:14am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... That's one interpretation after a fortune stick bearing the number 4 was drawn by Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat in the annual Taoist ritual at Che Kung Temple in Sha Tin. The rural ... to the word for death. Last year Lau drew number 95, one of the unluckiest omens, and people were warned to beware of "wicked people" and obstacles in the Year of the Snake. The literal ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Lau Wong-fat may get votes to squash Sai Kung country park plan

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 03:12pm by Ernest Kao, JEFFIE LAM

    ... Ernest Kao and Jeffie Lam Kuk leader's bid to have Sai Kung enclave excluded from country park is likely to pass unless pan-democrats put up united front Lau may get votes to squash park plan Rural strongman Lau Wong-fat's motion to revoke a government plan to incorporate a scenic Sai Kung enclave into a surrounding country park could be passed next month unless all ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Playing a game of give and take: Lau Wong-fat

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Heung Yee Kuk leader Lau Wong-fat knows how politics works and while he is always ready to make a beneficial deal, he remembers favours Playing a game of give and take Lawmaker Lau Wong-fat is a political dealmaker who has a love-hate relationship with his fellows and followers. For him, politics has always been a game of give and take, leverage ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lau Wong-fat vows to block second landfill extension, in Tuen Mun

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 03:23pm by Stuart Lau, CHEUNG CHI-FAI, Emily Tsang

    ... Stuart Lau, Cheung Chi-fai and Emily Tsang Second landfill extension in jeopardy Environment officials struggling to find space for the city's rubbish may have to shelve another landfill extension plan after pro-government lawmakers joined pan-democrats in opposing it. New Territories leader and lawmaker Lau Wong-fat said yesterday he would do all he could to block ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - NEW TERRITORIES

    Heung Yee Kuk chief Lau Wong-fat softens on 2047 end to housing right

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Lau Wong-fat is not against making 2047 the end of a policy allowing male villagers to build home Kuk chief softens on housing right The chief of the powerful ... chairman Lau Wong-fat expressed willingness yesterday to consider abolishing the decades-old policy in 2047, which would mark 50 years after the handover. The day before, Lau was confronted ...

  7. Lau Wong-fat elected as council chief

    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Veteran New Territories powerbroker Lau Wong-fat won yet another rural power struggle, when he was elected as chairman of Tuen Mun district council yesterday amid noisy protests outside the meeting. It was a dramatic reversal, as Lau was forced to step down as chairman of the rural committee in Tuen Mun, where he was born, 10 months ago. ...

  8. Low poll blow for Lau Wong-fat

    Posted Nov 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... places, with his rating rising 2.1 points to 43.9. For the record The units of property and land declared by Lau Wong-fat in his latest declaration of interest: 724 ... Tanna Chong Headline-hitting executive councillor Lau Wong-fat's public recognition factor has soared to an all-time high, but the scandal-tainted New Territories power broker has ...

  9. Lau Wong-fat, banker sit on fewest panels as new Legco year kicks off

    Posted Oct 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wong-fat (Economic Synergy) 2 David Li Kwok-po (Ind) 2 Joseph Lee Kok-long (Ind) 3 ... Fanny W. Y. Fung Lau Wong-fat, the executive councillor embroiled in a scandal over his failure to declare business interests and landholdings, has chosen to join just two ...

  10. Exco's Lau Wong-fat blames staff for failure to declare property deals

    Posted Oct 01st 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Executive Councillor Lau Wong-fat last night blamed his staff for his failure to declare three property transactions that critics say constituted a conflict of interest with his cabinet ... capacity to profit from inside information. 'The Honourable Lau Wong-fat has not deliberately covered up nor breached the relevant guidelines,' the statement said. Tsang agreed ...




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