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  1. Public-private partnerships may help deficit: consultant

    Posted Jul 21st 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... The Hong Kong government should consider adopting British-style public-private partnerships (PPPs) rather than opting for wholesale privatisation of its assets, a consultant has said. ... could be solved by adopting the British model of public-private partnerships as a way of creating a smaller government. 'PPPs are not just contracts, Hong Kong has been doing ...

  2. How public-private partnerships help

    Posted Mar 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jake van der Kamp makes some good points in 'Conjuring trick with most valuable asset' (March 17), but he also misses a lot more points. Public Private Partnership (PPP) is not a trick to evade the checks and balances of a developed society, nor is it a sleight of hand to achieve off-balance sheet solutions to public finances. The real aim of PPP is efficient use ...

  3. Surveyors hit out at public-private plans

    Posted May 19th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... body to raise concerns about the so-called public-private partnership (PPP) model, saying proper procedures and a regulatory framework are needed. Institute president Tony Tse Wai-chuen said: ... Kong.' The new partnership model will be used to redevelop the Prince of Wales Hospital and the Sha Tin Water Treatment Plant, and build the West Kowloon cultural district and leisure facilities ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY

    Strides made in sharing data between public, private institutions

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... in-patient services - Choy Khai-meng, the authority's chief manager in service transformation and a consultant in public-private partnership with the Food and Health Bureau, says the mutual ...

  5. Public-private plan will be extended

    Posted Apr 12th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Controversial scheme to be used to finance cultural centre The government is set to expand its controversial plan to adopt the public-private partnership model in public works projects. The Home Affairs Bureau said it would use the new approach for the development of a cultural complex in Tai Po. Under the public-private partnership (PPP) model, a private business ...

  6. Public-private hospitals worth consideration

    Posted Jan 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... services. But it could also reduce or slow the growth in demand for public services that comes with an ageing population. Indeed, it is government policy to foster a public-private partnership ... in paediatrics'- it will be a public-private venture with board representation for private doctors, who will be able to admit their own patients at a regulated private rate above the HK$100-a-day public ...

  7. Mixed response to public-private health schemes

    Posted Jun 08th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... private doctors disagree. And the Medical Association has warned that it will boycott any public-private interface programme that interferes with private doctors' fee schedules. The Food and Health Bureau's consultant in public-private partnership, Choy Khai-meng, said the two public-private interface programmes- the cataract-surgery programme and the Tin Shui Wai primary-care ...

  8. Row erupts over public-private project near butterfly haven

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A controversy has erupted over whether a development cum conservation proposal for Sha Lo Tung should be subject to a statutory environmental impact assessment (EIA). The proposal was yesterday endorsed by the Advisory Council on the Environment as the first public-private partnership project under a new conservation policy that aims to preserve privately owned ...

  9. The public-private health alternative

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... for the university to set up a self-financed private hospital as its own teaching hospital. 'Such a partnership model in Australia, for example, has proved a success. This model is definitely ...

  10. Waterfront authority must listen to the people

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a five-year master plan which taps the flair of the private sector and encourages public-private partnership. That is a sensible approach. It can show that it means business by assuming oversight of development of a prime site in Central, between the IFC towers and the ferry wharves- the first waterfront land to be developed by public-private partnership. It remains to be seen if the new body can ...




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