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  1. Hot favourite for legal chief keeps his counsel

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... is the door? I do not answer hypothetical questions.' At least two senior legal experts with close ties to Beijing named Jat as a likely choice for the justice job during the annual plenary ...

  2. Civil service chief faults Tsang for accepting gifts

    Posted Jun 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The outgoing secretary for civil the service yesterday called Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's acceptance of gifts from tycoons ... one.' Yue, who turns 60 in October, will end 38 years of government service on July 1, when she and Tsang leave to make way for the administration of chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying. ...

  3. Our mighty civil service machine needs rewiring

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the civil service has yet to be faced. The Tsang administration not only did not bother itself with this issue but all indications are that it never occurred to the lifelong bureaucrat Donald Tsang ... experienced the frustrations of dealing with the civil service and, in the chief executive election, seen the way in which its senior officers worked on his opponent's behalf. So he owes them ...

  4. Civil service watchdog not consulted on Leung plan

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The chief of the public service watchdog has warned that an expanded political appointment system might clash with the civil service structure. Public Service Commission chairman Nicholas Ng Wing-fui said chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying had not consulted the 62-year-old statutory body overseeing the civil service in his push to enlarge his ...

  5. Civil service union urges review of ministerial system

    Posted Aug 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com A leading civil service union has called for a review of the ministerial system to improve governance. The call by the 90,000-strong Hong Kong Chinese Civil Servants' Association followed recent comments by Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying that the present ministerial system should be expanded. Leung is widely considered a likely candidate ...

  6. 60,000 will be covered in first phase of move to five-day week

    Posted Mar 08th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Sixty thousand civil servants will be the first to benefit when the government starts phasing in a five-day week for staff from July, the civil service minister said. Secretary for the Civil Service Denise Yue Chung-yee said departments would soon be given guidelines for making the first phase of the switch from a 51/2-day week, which would take 12 months. ...

  7. No fast track for major legal reform

    Posted Jun 10th 2006, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... for the legislation of national security pursuant to Article 23, and also in the remaining term of the present chief executive the matter will not be raised,' Mr Wong said. Some mainland legal experts ...

  8. Mister positive

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of China,' Tung said. 'Hong Kong has had tremendous success in its service industries such as legal services and logistics. Are we going to be marginalised? No, Hong Kong is not going ... Hong Kong has unique advantage, such as the 'one country, two systems' concept and the strength of its service industries, and that it is up to Hongkongers themselves to seize ...

  9. Unemployed man decides to challenge the legality of CE election

    Posted Jun 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.24pm: An unemployed Hong Kong man has filed a judicial review to challenge the legality of the territory's Chief Executive election, local media reported on Friday. The plaintiff, Chan Yuet-tung, lodged the lawsuit in the High Court on Friday afternoon. Mr Chan said that the upcoming election might breach the Basic Law- the territory's ...

  10. Tsang yet to declare assets despite legal requirement

    Posted Jul 07th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Gary Cheung Two weeks after becoming chief executive, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has still not filed his declaration of assets. He was still working on it, his office said last night, and pointed out there was no deadline. Basic Law Article 47 ...




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