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  1. Private and confidential

    Posted Jul 07th 2003, 12:00am by Joyce Law

    ... A WOMAN yelling at her husband, a girl shouting at her brother, another girl banging on the door and an old man holding a peeled banana - these are scenes from Privacy?, one of the winning entries in the 'Privacy Protection in Action: TV Advertisemen ...

  2. Influx of tourists 'will not lead to crime wave'

    Posted Aug 20th 2003, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... staff were already screening individual visitors from other cities, and law enforcement officers would conduct regular raids at labour black spots. ...

  3. New property law deserves support

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the property sector would like to see as few restrictions as possible. But there is clear public consensus that a law is needed to stamp out misleading sales practices and make property transactions ... The way in which property is sold and marketed has long been a matter of public concern in Hong Kong. The marketing of properties is not regulated, unlike that for other commodities ...

  4. Private property gains equality in law

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Li Qiang

    ... with Li Qiang Amidst the frenzy of the heated real estate market, the Chinese Property Rights Law came into effect at the beginning of the month. While much of the law purports to consolidate and reinforce property rights-related provisions that already exist in various mainland laws and regulations, the significance of the Property Rights Law in furthering the development ...

  5. Property Law still too vague, say owners

    Posted Mar 20th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... clarification of the Property Law passed by the National People's Congress last Friday. The campaigners say the vagueness in the law, which has gone through seven readings after it was first put ... to clarify some legal issues in connection with the protection of homeowners' legal rights. The Property Law, which will come into effect from October, stipulates that homeowners need ...

  6. Property Law finally put to congress

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the controversial Property Law, a document that is for the first time expected to enshrine protection of private ownership in the nation's civil code. The draft has been subject to a record seven ... and the draft would be good for both the public and private sectors. 'Enactment of the property law... will be conducive to consolidating and developing the publicly owned sector and... ...

  7. Property law crucial to mainland's progress

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... responsible for a large number of the social disturbances the mainland has experienced in recent years. Without laws clearly defining property rights, President Hu Jintao's promise ... The biggest problem will be enforcement. Given the importance of property rights, the government must do its utmost to ensure the law is followed and that violations are dealt with swiftly. With 40 ...

  8. Eviction law expected to boost property sales

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy New rules will make it easier for landlords to kick out tenants New laws to make it easier for landlords to evict tenants will further boost the property market, a housing ... Mr Tam held a press briefing yesterday to raise awareness of the new laws. He denied they were intended to prop up the market, but admitted the changes would make property a more attractive ...

  9. Controversial property law cleared to go before NPC

    Posted Dec 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang The controversial property law and legislation to unify taxes on domestic and overseas companies yesterday were given the all-clear to be presented to the annual plenary session ... insisted the controversial property law complied with the constitution, despite claims from critics that it was 'unconstitutional'. The committee also said lifting the income tax rate ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LETTER OF THE LAW

    Failure to observe formalities can lead to danger

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by MICHAEL LOWER

    ... of fairness on the other. In these cases, the law often holds A to the agreement despite its informality. When it does so, B is said to have an equitable or a beneficial interest in the property ... Michael Lower Formal records are useful when dealing with land ownership to minimise risk of legal battles Failure to observe formalities can lead to danger If land law brings any image ...




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