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  1. News - SURVEY

    Corruption scandals send HKU graft index to 10-year-low

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... Robert Chung Ting-yiu, head of the university's public opinion programme. "[But it] warrants attention [that perceptions of] the freedom to engage in artistic and literary creation has dropped to a record low since 1998." Chung did not speculate about why respondents saw the city as less free of corruption now. However, the drop follows several damaging scandals ...

  2. HKU may skip exit polls for Legco election

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Leading pollster Robert Chung Ting-yiu warns that his agency will be 'hesitant' about running exit polls for September's Legco election ... 1991, but Chung says it may not do so this year, after controversy surrounded exit polling in the 2008 Legco election. Polling has long been regarded as playing a key role in reflecting public ...

  3. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In yesterday's C1 report 'Stars press for action on privacy rights laws', a comment that the survey was a result of 'frustration at the government's 'inaction' over the [Law Reform] Commission's proposal' was attributed to Robert Chung Ting-yiu, of the University of Hong Kong Public Opinion Programme. He did not make the comment, which ...

  4. Public's clear favourite for top job

    Posted May 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 74 per cent of 1,001 respondents supported Mr Tsang as the next chief executive, a drop of three percentage points from the previous poll conducted between May 3 and 6. Dr Robert Chung Ting-yiu, director of the university's Public Opinion Programme, said the drops in Mr Tsang's popularity and approval ratings were within the margins of sampling error. 'The ...

  5. Residents gloomy about prosperity, survey finds

    Posted Aug 20th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... to 7.02, reverting to the level recorded in February last year. The university's survey of 1,016 respondents was carried out last week. Pollster Robert Chung Ting-yiu attributed the drop ...

  6. Leader's popularity hits a new low of 35pc

    Posted Jul 08th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... on Saturday showed the figure improving only marginally, to 35.4, after the three amendments to the Article 23 laws were announced. Robert Chung Ting-yiu, head of the programme, said anything under 45 ... believed the protestors on July 1 were marching for a change in leadership. Dr Chung said the 35 marks given to Mr Tung represented 'a very serious problem' and such figures played a very ...

  7. Work is a passion, not a chore, for Greenpeace energy activist

    Posted Oct 31st 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... vice-chancellor Cheng Yiu-chung during the saga over the gagging of pollster Robert Chung Ting-yiu. Professor Cheng later resigned. Ms Chang is still active in public fights. But now her focus ...

  8. Survey revises rally turnout to 210,000

    Posted Jul 17th 2004, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... ranged from 180,000 to 210,000. The latest study was conducted by prominent pollster Robert Chung Ting-yiu and fellow academics from University of Hong Kong, Chinese University and Hong Kong ... Ting-yiu: 180,000 to 210,000 How: Six separate headcounts on the flow along each of the six traffic lanes at the junction of Hennessy Road and Arsenal Street. One-minute count every five minutes. ...

  9. Beware of those seeking to manipulate public opinion

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... But most unexpected was the prejudiced analysis played up by the director of HKU's public opinion programme, Dr Robert Chung Ting-yiu, who said that, if Tsang's popularity rating hit ... perpetuated by an esteemed academic is mind-boggling. Chung's job is to conduct public opinion surveys, which are just academic studies. Has Chung forgotten the controversy he sparked over ...

  10. Freedom to run polls is not at risk, academic says

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... first international conference on polling. Robert Chung Ting-yiu, director of the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme, which will host the World Association for Public ... chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying takes office in July. Hong Kong is 'largely free', Chung said. 'I am not worried... 'If Leung wants to be re-elected five years on, he ...




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