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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong should get tougher on safety rules for public transportation

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... or contacts, that is no excuse to be lenient with vessels that break the law. An urgent review of marine safety law is a sensible step to take. Public transport operators should remember ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1097619/hong-kong-should-get-tougher-safety-rules-public
  2. Competition law 'could be ready by next year'

    Posted Nov 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Starting consultation, minister vows to press ahead if supported by the public A fair competition law covering all types of business could be ready for lawmakers' scrutiny next year if supported by the public, Secretary for Economic Development and Labour Stephen Ip Shu-kwan said. But he said the administration remained open-minded on the need for a law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/570639
  3. Officials try to calm fears over spy laws

    Posted Aug 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... applications from law enforcement agencies will be named on Wednesday, a day after the court-imposed deadline for new arrangements. The laws will also be gazetted on Wednesday, along with the new code of practice for law enforcement agencies. The legislation, required to make covert surveillance and electronic tapping operations constitutional, was passed by the Legislative Council early yesterday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/559451/officials-try-calm-fears-over-spy-laws
  4. Pessimism voiced on outlook for a minimum wage law

    Posted May 19th 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Anita Lam The chief executive is pessimistic about the prospects of a minimum-wage law, despite growing pressure from unionist lawmakers. Donald Tsang Yam-kuen pledged to study the possibility of such a law last year. He said the issue was still close to his heart, but with employers and worker representatives still locking horns over it, he was not optimistic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/549421/pessimism-voiced-outlook-minimum-wage-law
  5. We respect rule of law in Hong Kong, say state officials

    Posted Mar 10th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Gary Cheung in Beijing Beijing hit back swiftly at the United States yesterday for questioning its commitment to Hong Kong's rule of law following a decision to interpret the Basic Law last year on the chief executive's term. State officials said the interpretation by the National People's Congress Standing Committee was an indispensable part ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/539813/we-respect-rule-law-hong-kong-say-state-officials
  6. UN urged to denounce Basic Law intervention

    Posted Mar 21st 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The UN was last night urged by the Democratic Party to denounce the government for asking Beijing to interpret the Basic Law over the chief executive's term of office. ... a challenge over the chief executive's tenure. The party also raised concerns over the electoral reform defeat last year and recent disputes over covert surveillance by law enforcement agencies. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/541315/un-urged-denounce-basic-law-intervention
  7. Tsang quick to defend Fanny Law

    Posted Jan 13th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, May Chan, Nora Tong

    ... yesterday threw his weight behind education chief Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, whose recent remarks over the suicides of two teachers angered the education sector. A teachers' union leader warned ... years of public service, I believe it would be enormous,' Mr Tsang said in a question-and-answer session with lawmakers. 'But one thing is certain, Mrs Law's enthusiasm ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/532609
  8. Tsang quick to defend Fanny Law over row

    Posted Jan 13th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, May Chan, Nora Tong

    ... behind education chief Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, whose recent remarks over the suicides of two teachers angered the education sector. A teachers' union leader warned that Mr Tsang's ... service, I believe it would be enormous,' Mr Tsang said in a question-and-answer session with lawmakers. 'But one thing is certain, Mrs Law's enthusiasm in education is second ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/532606
  9. Panel head eyes law to end RTHK meddling

    Posted Jan 19th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Political interference should be halted, says chief of broadcasting review team A law can be drafted to protect RTHK from political interference, according to the chairman of a government committee appointed to review public broadcasting. Raymond Roy Wong said the controversy surrounding RTHK arose from ambiguity over its position as both a government department ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/533501
  10. Government will study fair practice laws abroad

    Posted Oct 17th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung The government will study fair-competition laws overseas to guard against problems that might arise from enacting such legislation, Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said. ... competition would be considered against the proposed law. 'We believe such an approach would not affect the business strategies of most businesses.' The government had rejected an omnibus ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/520821

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