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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong lawyers march to defend judiciary in wake of Beijing's white paper

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 06:38pm by Stuart Lau, Austin Chiu, BRIAN YAP

    ... the lawyer-lawmaker who organised the march, said the record turnout sends a clear message to the central government and global community. Nine chairmen of the Bar Association, mainland civil-rights lawyer ...

  2. Lawmaker seeks tougher pest control in areas being revamped as rat numbers rise

    Posted Sep 04th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu A lawmaker yesterday called on the government to review and step up rat-control measures in districts that are set to be redeveloped, after construction waste was found to have ... left after renovation were the cause of the pest problem because they provided hiding and breeding places for rats. Kowloon East lawmaker Fred Li Wah-ming, who expected that the district's ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Cheung Kong No 2 Victor Li Tzar-kuoi an 'unreliable' witness, says judge

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 04:21am by Austin Chiu

    ... the development, understood to be about HK$20 million. The judge also found that lawmaker Abraham Razack, who gave evidence for Cheung Kong, was an unreliable witness. "I do not find the relevant ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LEGAL REFORM

    Stalking law should protect legitimate journalism, activism, consultants say

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 05:25am by Stuart Lau, Austin Chiu

    ... lawmakers' views. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong

    Morgan Stanley face HK$39m lawsuit over 'unauthorised' contracts

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Morgan Stanley sued over contracts A company indirectly owned by former lawmaker Ho Sai-chu is suing Morgan Stanley Asia for more than HK$39 million in compensation for entering into accumulator contracts on its behalf without authorisation. In a High Court writ, Orient Profit, of which Ho is a director, says it suffered losses due to the negligence ...

  6. Call on behalf of special-needs students

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu Lawmakers and parents have again called for education to be provided for special-needs students beyond the age of 18. Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung, speaking for a parents' alliance on RTHK's City Forum, said the intellectually disabled were entitled to study until they reached 20, and demanded that students who came of age this year should be allowed to join ...

  7. Busking zones to be set up this year

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu Designated street performance zones will be set up for buskers in half of the city's districts by the end of the year, lawmakers were told yesterday. Undersecretary for Home Affairs Florence Hui Hiu-fai said the bureau was working with the 18 district councils to identify locations and work out details such as effective hours of the zones and whether buskers ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURT

    City Telecom chairman Ricky Wong sues ATV over theft claim

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Austin Chiu, Vivienne Chow

    ... Andy Ho On-tat expressed dismay at Shing's claim that he had helped Wong conduct publicity work to lobby lawmakers to support CTI's licence application. Ho said he was never involved ...

  9. Fresh faces show better attendance record

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung, Austin Chiu New lawmakers have outperformed their more senior colleagues in terms of their attendance at the Legislative Council's weekly meetings, records for the first year of the current legislative term show. Twenty-five of the 60 lawmakers have attended all 35 of the full council meetings- up from 19 last year. While these meetings had an overall ...

  10. Forum on education

    Posted Apr 13th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... composed of policymakers, lawmakers and representatives from the education industry should be formed to co-ordinate the matter. ...




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