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  1. Singaporean eatery snubs Tsang

    Posted Jul 17th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Gary Cheung and Martin Wong Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen was snubbed in Singapore yesterday when a restaurant owner declined to extend operating hours for him. Singaporean government officials had arranged for Mr Tsang to taste Bal Kut Teh- pork rib tea, a delicious Chinese soup popularly served in Malaysia and Singapore, at a restaurant last night. But the owner said ...

  2. Veteran lawmaker defeated in council poll

    Posted Oct 24th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Martin Wong Little-known pro-Beijing engineer in surprise win in Kwun Tong by-election Democrat heavyweight Fred Li Wah-ming was defeated by political newcomer Cheung ... to admit that the pro-Beijing parties' organising power is really huge,' Mr Li said. Mr Cheung, who is little known in political circles, has worked in the district for years. ...

  3. Top court asked to rethink pay cut ruling

    Posted Feb 17th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Martin Wong Your judgment was wrong and should be reversed, Justice Department civil servant tells Court of Final Appeal in case that could affect thousands In an unprecedented appeal, Hong Kong's highest court is being asked to correct its 'wrong' ruling on the civil service pay cut. Despite what is supposed to be a final ruling by the Court ...

  4. Losers all round as image is battered

    Posted Dec 20th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong, Gary Cheung and Anette Jonsson Hong Kong is the loser after last night's shelving of the privatisation of the Housing Authority's assets, according to a leading academic. Stephen Cheung Yan-leung, professor of economics and finance at City University, said investment banks, investors, the Housing Authority and the city's image had all suffered ...

  5. Nameless briefings are bad news, critics say

    Posted Apr 24th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Jimmy Cheung Academics and a journalists' union have accused the government of avoiding responsibility for its decisions by announcing new policies at private ... People will wonder if a story appearing in the papers was the real deal or only hearsay,' he said. Cheung Ping-ling, chairwoman of the Hong Kong Journalists' Association, was also ...

  6. New Exco member criticised for poor treatment of workers

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

    ... Martin Wong and Jimmy Cheung Labour rights activists have criticised the appointment of Victor Lo Chung-wing into the expanded Executive Council, saying his battery factories on the mainland were a bad model for businesses. 'It is simply morally wrong to have him in the cabinet, considering his treatment of his workers,' said Apo Leong Po-lam, executive director ...

  7. Cautious optimism on employment

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Jimmy Cheung Tomorrow's figures expected to be good news as firms show big rise in vacancies Job opportunities in Hong Kong are growing at an unprecedented rate ... and labour Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said he expected the figure to fall from November's 6.7 per cent. In December, the number of job vacancies offered by private firms listed with the Labour ...

  8. Pressure tactics not illegal, says electoral body

    Posted May 28th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Martin Wong

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Martin Wong But Lee Wing-tat claims he has lost at least 10 supporters Fears of a new electoral loophole have emerged after the election watchdog said there was nothing illegal about pressuring electors not to nominate a particular candidate in the chief executive race. The Electoral Affairs Commission chairman, Justice Woo Kwok-hing, said yesterday the electoral ...

  9. Survivors tell of fire terror

    Posted Jun 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung, Jennifer Lo and Martin Cheung Terrified survivors of yesterday's Ma Tau Wai fire told of their desperation as they tried to flee a building filled with smoke ... towels while they waited for firefighters to take them to the rooftop via the front staircase, where the door to the roof was not locked. Secretary for Labour and Welfare Matthew Cheung Kin-chung ...

  10. 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 ...




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