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  1. Former officials criticise U-turn

    Posted Mar 07th 2011, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... by Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, in which he opted to give HK$6,000 to every Hong Kong permanent resident aged over 18 instead of his original plan to inject the money into MPF accounts. ...

  2. Right man for the job?

    Posted Jul 11th 2005, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... services he was involved in creating the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF), and went on to become its first boss. He got a huge salary increase- without losing his very generous civil service pension rights. The MPF is an expensive bureaucracy that eats up the forced savings of citizens. It is a classic bureaucratic boondoggle for ex-civil servants. From there he went to the private sector- ...

  3. A surplus of incompetent leadership

    Posted Mar 06th 2011, 12:00am by Regina Ip

    ... Yet, despite all the spin and hype, Tsang and his team have clearly not been listening. Public hostility to another cash injection to the MPF- perceived as offering small comfort for retirees ...

  4. Focus on the future

    Posted Mar 31st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into the pockets of the people, instead of parking it with MPF managers for years. We would have liked it better if he had acceded to our request to set up a matching fund to encourage those who can spare ...

  5. Final polish

    Posted Sep 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... expectations. His policy address could announce his personal intervention with the leading financial institutions that provide MPF services to lower charges and improve practices and performance. Tsang ...

  6. The worldly-wise aristocrat

    Posted Aug 13th 2005, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Economic Services Bureau, ICAC, Transport Department and the New Airport Projects Co-ordination Office, he never made a blunder. After he quit the MPF, several tycoons tried to recruit him ...

  7. Troubled legacy of own making

    Posted Mar 06th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Oliver

    ... project announced July 1, 2002: Tung returned for a second term December 2000: MPF system in operation March 2003: Sars outbreak: 299 people die; tourism industry devastated June 2003: $100 ...



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