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  1. No more layoffs, says ATV chairman

    Posted Feb 27th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong There will be no more layoffs at Asia Television in the short term, its executive chairman says. Linus Cheung Wing-lam said the TV station would enjoy a new lease of life now ... The station sacked 63 people in November and fired 207 employees of various ranks and departments two weeks ago. In a letter to workers during the latest layoffs, Mr Cheung said the station had been ...

  2. Magazine expose 'should be sealed'

    Posted Feb 14th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A supplement of nude photos purported to be of local celebrities published by Next Magazine yesterday should be sealed in plastic and restricted to adult readers, a member ... been obscured. 'Even though these parts cannot be seen, they are all nude pictures. Many of them even show sexual intercourse,' said Mervyn Cheung Man-ping, an adjudicator ...

  3. Unions predict big Labour Day turnout as wage floor looms

    Posted Apr 27th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... 'After years of hard work, finally we will have a minimum wage. We have to drum up support for setting a wage level that can give workers a decent standard of living,' Cheung Lai-ha, ... at no less than HK$33 an hour so as to improve the lives of many low-income workers,' Cheung said. 'Our march will try to fight against the widening gap between the rich and poor. Many ...

  4. Schools seek 'extras' from lunch suppliers

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Some school lunch suppliers had been pressured by schools for donations or sponsorships of up to HK$1 million in return for contracts, a survey of suppliers has found. ... School Meal Suppliers Association chairwoman Julita Lee Cheung Wai-Mi said the cases mentioned in the study were isolated ones. 'We really seldom hear these demands. They are serious ...

  5. 78-year-old calls police to confess to fatal chopping of his wife

    Posted Aug 09th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A 78-year-old man was arrested after telling police he had chopped his wife to death at their Tseung Kwan O home yesterday morning. Police received the husband's call ... night. 'Our initial examination found multiple chop wounds on the woman's head, nape of her neck and both hands,' said James Wong Cheung-ming, acting assistant district commander ...

  6. Tycoon has no political motive in taking ATV stake, says assistant

    Posted Jan 31st 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Taiwanese billionaire Tsai Eng-meng has confirmed his investment in the loss-making Asia Television, and made known his ambition to explore co-operation between the Hong ... in operations. ATV's executive chairman, Linus Cheung Wing-lam, welcomed the investment and described it as a vote of confidence in ATV and Hong Kong. 'ATV is Hong Kong people's ...

  7. Birth on train: is boy Hongkonger?

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Confusion hung over the abode rights of a baby boy who was born to a mainland woman yesterday on a through train after it had crossed the border. The Immigration Department ... for the Immigration Department said. University of Hong Kong assistant professor of law Eric Cheung Tat-ming said he believed the boy should enjoy the right of abode. 'The woman had not gone through ...

  8. After almost half a century, the credits roll for Silver Theatre, last of the red flag cinemas

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Martin Wong, Tanna Chong

    ... Martin Wong, Gary Cheung and Tanna Chong Without fanfare, and barely noticed by nearby residents, the curtain has been quietly lowered on the last pro-Beijing cinema in Hong Kong, closing a chapter in the city's movie history. Opened on September 7, 1963, the Silver Theatre in Kwun Tong closed on Thursday after 46 years, during which it showed films about the lives of local ...

  9. Call for memorial to victims of ICC plunge

    Posted Sep 19th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip, Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Amy Nip Families of the six workers killed when a work platform plunged 20 floors down a lift shaft at the International Commerce Centre want a monument to pay tribute ... after labour chief Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said the investigation into the incident would take six months. 'Everyone wants to find out the truth. Six people were killed. The investigation ...

  10. Officials defend actions against man held in sex-photos scandal

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Vivienne Chow

    ... asked the Television and Entertainment Licensing Authority for advice if they were unsure about the definitions of obscene versus indecent. Mervyn Cheung Man-ping, an adjudicator ...




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