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  1. Legco is likely to hold its own inquiry

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Lawmakers are under pressure to agree to a fresh investigation to appease voters The Legislative Council is likely to establish a select committee backed by the main political parties ... for the creation of a select committee. While the Liberal Party said it would study the report in detail before deciding whether to back the proposal, another pro-government party, the Hong Kong ...

  2. July completion date set for Legco's investigation

    Posted Nov 01st 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee A Legislative Council select committee investigation into the Sars outbreak, headed by a Democrat, will be completed in July. The committee will have statutory powers to summon ... on the committee. It follows Legco unanimously passing a motion on Wednesday supporting its establishment. The select committee, headed by Democratic Party lawmaker Law Chi-kwong, will hold its first ...

  3. Nine Democrats selected to lead Legco election battle

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung Party picks preliminary list for geographical areas The Democratic Party yesterday passed a preliminary list of candidates to fight the Legislative Council election in September. Nine members were confirmed to lead tickets, while leaving ...

  4. Academics may field ticket in Election Committee poll

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... for the Election Committee scheduled for December. But the group may not join forces with the Democratic Party and its allies in backing Anson Chan Fang On-sang's possible bid for chief executive. It is understood that executive councillor Professor Anthony Cheung Bing-leung has discussed the forthcoming election of the 800-strong committee with academics from the think-tank SynergyNet. Those who ...

  5. Legislators unanimous on holding Sars probe

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... with some members demanding that officials be called to full account for the tragedy. Lawmakers decided yesterday to set up a select committee to conduct their own probe regardless of whether Chief ... House Committee meeting voted unanimously to invoke their special power to form a select committee of investigation. A final vote will be taken in a full Legco sitting later this month. ...

  6. City Digest

    Posted Jul 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... a select committee to investigate claims of political interference in the selection process for a government-funded internet education programme. Walkers win battle to bar Hatton Road railings ...

  7. New call for inquiry into allegations of political interference falls flat

    Posted Jun 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jeremy Godfrey about political inference in the award of a multi-million contract. Godfrey has questioned the selection process for the job of creating a HK$220 million internet learning ... could do. 'It's a pity that a majority of the House Committee prefers not to uncover the truth,' he said. 'But that is a matter between them and their consciences. ...

  8. Democrats to seek Hunghom inquiry

    Posted Dec 04th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... for a select committee inquiry was backed by the Article 45 Concern Group and the Federation of Trade Unions, but both the Liberal Party and the Alliance opposed the proposal. Lau Kong-wah, of the Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong, said the party had reservations about the establishment of a select committee and would make a decision only after considering the arguments put by Mr ...

  9. Rebel Chua applies to join C.Y's team

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... administration. Word of his application, and resignation from the Civic Party, came as Democratic Party leaders called central committee member Andrew Fung Wai-kwong a traitor amid speculation that he had ... speculation that he had applied to be an undersecretary. He said he would talk to the Democratic Party's central committee on Saturday after returning from Taiwan- where is due to fly tomorrow ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Democrats should put its political reform road map on the table

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by Mike Rowse

    ... of the motion of no confidence (defeated), the bid to set up a select committee with special powers (same result), the move to impeach (sure to meet the same fate), and the call for a march to demand ...




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