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  1. Teens fight for 11 days of army life

    Posted Jul 16th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Vivienne Chow

    ... Lieutenant-Colonel Cheng Dongfang, a spokesman of the People's Liberation Army's Hong Kong garrison. 'We hope to improve the technical training at the camp.' Courses on modern Chinese ... is also core to young people's development,' she said. ...

  2. New faces raise calibre of NPC delegation

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The election of 36 Hong Kong deputies to the National People's Congress does not generate the public interest that might be expected of a vote for the nation's highest legislature. The reason is not hard to understand. The re-election yesterday of candidates from the old 'patriotic' camp and the success of others endorsed by Beijing were foregone ...

  3. Liberals to seek pan-democrats' support in race for NPC seats

    Posted Dec 20th 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The Liberal Party is planning to seek support from the pan-democratic camp during the election of 36 Hong Kong deputies to the National People's Congress next month. ... be 'a key element' to success and lobbying would start soon. In the last election, in 2002, former Liberal Party member Allen Lee Peng-fei only narrowly won his seat in the national ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - All round town

    Liberals to set record for the most top posts

    Posted Jan 03rd 2013, 12:00am

    ... offered one to a policeman, but was rejected. New NPC deputy warns against chaos in Legco New local deputy to the National People's Congress, Chan Yung, might have come across ... The Liberal Party is poised to set a record in local politics with changes planned as its new chief Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee takes the helm. It will soon become the party with the most ...

  5. Liberals fall out of favour

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... executive. Lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, chairwoman of the New People's Party, reportedly attended that meeting. Lee said Beijing no longer saw the Liberal Party- which aimed ... to the National People's Congress and former lawmaker. '[The State Council's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office's director] Wang Guangya even invited the one-man New People's ...

  6. Michael Tien joins the Liberals, but says it's too early to say if he will run

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... the party,' he said. Mr Tien announced his plans to enter party politics at the National People's Congress, which he attended as a delegate for the first time. ... Will Clem Former head of the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation Michael Tien Puk-sun confirmed he had been accepted as a Liberal Party member, but said it was too early to tell if he would ...

  7. James Tien and Chow leading Liberals again

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung and Fanny W. Y. Fung Tycoon James Tien Pei-chun and his trusted lieutenant Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee have officially returned to the helm of the Liberal Party. Yesterday's move came after his brother, Michael Tien Puk-sun, abandoned the party to join lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee in forming the New People's Party. In a leadership meeting yesterday, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

    New business alliance's members have most paid directorships

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... companies, compared with 42 for the New People's Party- all held by deputy chairman Michael Tien Puk-sun- and 41 for the Liberal Party. A political commentator said having so many directorships ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com Seven members hold total of 63 paid board positions, but Michael Tien leads the pack with 42, while Liberal Party lawmakers have 41 New Business ...

  9. Liberal Party sees popularity rating hit a historic low

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the Confederation of Trade Unions passing the Civic Party to rank second. The Association for Democracy and People's Livelihood came fourth. A total of 1,002 people were interviewed. The ratings had ... Fanny W. Y. Fung The Liberal Party's popularity has plummeted to a historic low after its defeats in Legislative Council direct elections and ensuing internal splits, a study has ...

  10. With bigger electorate, result hard to predict

    Posted Aug 29th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... in different business chambers, which had allowed him to get to know different people. 'His previous work mainly focused on the hair and beauty industry,' Mr Fang said, adding that his own ... of the Liberal Party challenged by Chao Chen-kuo, an independent and the managing director of hair product manufacturer C. K. Hair International. When Mr Fang took part in the 2004 election, the sector ...




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