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  1. No probation for overseas domestic helpers

    Posted Apr 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo Labour officials ruled out a probation period for overseas domestic helpers, saying the current situation strikes a balance between the interests of employers and employees. In reply to a question from lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, Secretary for Labour and Welfare Matthew Cheung Kin-chung said many maids could not afford to travel to Hong Kong for a trial period, ...

  2. Arrest has not dented support: DAB member

    Posted Nov 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... main election rival Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee during the debate. Civic Party member Anthony Lam Yue-yeung was taken to hospital after supporters of Mrs Ip allegedly twisted and scratched his arm ... during Sunday's televised by-election debate. The 21-year old, who was defeated in the district council elections on November 18, was accompanied by the party's deputy chairman Lau ...

  3. A legal thicket

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... months' salary.' Legislators including Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee called on the government last year to provide a contractual probation period during which both parties can terminate the contract ...

  4. Sacked civil servants may lose part of MPF

    Posted Nov 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... itself,' independent lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee asked. Labour sector legislators Li Fung-ying and Pan Pey-chyou said setting the maximum penalty in terms of a percentage for second-tier ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PRIVACY

    Tighten law to prevent snooping, Hong Kong legislators urge

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, JOSHUA BUT

    ... by Snowden. Former security chief Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee questioned whether the EU measure could help Hong Kong. "There's the issue of detection, and then the question of enforcement," Ip said, saying it may be more practical for Beijing to consider it. Additional reporting by Joyce Ng and Stuart Lau   HK 'must tighten law to prevent private snooping' ...

  6. Keep out of probe, Carrie Lam told

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... proper for her to step aside.' Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, a lawmaker for her New People's Party, said there was a strong case for an independent authority to be called in. 'There's a potential conflict of interest and it's unethical for a subordinate to investigate their boss,' Ip said. 'In view of the fact that she will likely be promoted, it would ...

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    Hong Kong legal opinion divided on Edward Snowden extradition

    Posted Jun 13th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy, Joyce Ng

    ... Party lawmaker and lawyer, says the Fugitive Offenders Ordinance puts the individual's rights first in cases where an offence was ruled to be "political". Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee ...

  8. Getting all tangled up in legal knots

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... in Macau. It does not help the government's credibility when it ties itself up in knots. Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee is a legislator and chairwoman of the New People's Party ... Regina Ip The initial euphoria over the unprecedented handout of HK$6,000 to each permanent resident in the financial secretary's revised budget has subsided. Now questions about ...

  9. Justice chief under fire for 'gag' bid

    Posted Aug 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... such as New People's Party chairwoman Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee and vice-chairwoman of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie, have called on Beijing to interpret the Basic Law, which could take ... Chris Ip chris.ip@scmp.com The former director of public prosecutions yesterday rounded on the secretary for justice for calling on the public to keep quiet ahead of a forthcoming domestic ...

  10. Blow for Helpers Seeking Residency

    Posted Oct 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee, a former director of immigration, said the judgment would cause many problems in implementation and put pressure on frontline immigration officers. 'It will be hard for the Immigration Department to differentiate other claims from the case that it has been directed to process,' said Ip, chairwoman of the New People's Party. 'It will give rise to a lot ...




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