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  1. Middle-class housing plan safe, Tsang says

    Posted Apr 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tsang fended off worries yesterday, a day after a newspaper reported that My Home Purchase Plan, a rent-or-buy programme that he commissioned the Housing Society to operate in 2010, might be aborted after chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying takes over in July. The government has yet to sign a memorandum with the society for the project, designed as a relief measure for would-be ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the front-page coverage absurd, with even the BBC World Service using it as its top item. Perhaps this is seen as a diversion from the depressing news of wars and crooked politicians we constantly get. ... and there is no one to take care of any of them. Also, within society, we still read of cases of abuse of old people. The government must allocate more resources in its budget for the care of our pensioners. ...

  3. Poll finds teenagers showing a greater interest in hard news

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... on in the city. 'I am a member of society and need to know what is going on here. I don't want to be an exam-oriented student.' Other top-rated news stories included reform of the education ... Celine Sun Teenagers in Hong Kong are showing an increased interest in politics and national affairs, a poll on the top news stories of the past decade has shown. While similar surveys ...

  4. Green power helps blow away spectre of a new dark age

    Posted May 01st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... public sector in need of reform. The way the building will trap pollution mirrors Hong Kong's deteriorating air quality. Its design speaks of town-planning opportunities shamefully wasted. ... that should exist between newsmakers and news gatherer ('Cynical political theatre', April 26). Unfortunately, this judgment is out of context. Dr Wang holds a medical degree from China ...

  5. 40 events will highlight creative industry in 2012

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... position among the cities of China and Asia. 'We should look into education, the role of the government, as well as the relationship between design and society,' Lee said. He said ... Vivienne Chow A year-long series of more than 40 events linked to design will put the growth of Hong Kong's creative industry in the spotlight. Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Apr 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Design (SCAD) and to confirm the university's long-term commitment to Hong Kong. To rely exclusively on enrolment numbers to determine the initial success of an institution of higher ... artists and designers- all of which were open to the public. We remain steadfast in our commitment to contribute to the Hong Kong community. John Paul Rowan, vice-president, SCAD Hong Kong ...

  7. Tim Noonan

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... the government of Hong Kong with a plethora of mainland sycophants whose number one skill is not their ability to do their designated job but their ability to ingratiate themselves with the powers ... could actually walk to the supermarket without collapsing. This is certainly good news for sporting enthusiasts here and one would hope that someone like Tsang, who sources say comes ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    More pressing needs for Hong Kong than 'city of lifts' plan

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... infrastructure projects pushed by former chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, Leung's blueprint will also require significant expenditure. The initial spending on inspection and design is expected ... he needs more than lifts to do that. There are far more pressing issues that require the government's urgent attention. The community awaits more good news on areas such as housing ...

  9. Scandal a painful but useful lesson, Tsang says

    Posted Apr 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tsang spoke as he officiated at the presentation of the Hong Kong News Award 2011, in which the South China Morning Post claimed six prizes. The revelation in February that Tsang had accepted ... of his troubles when the hosts handed him souvenirs of the event, saying that he would be accepting benefits again. The Post received six prizes in the awards. Senior news reporter Cheung ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE HOWARD WINN

    What about the ICAC's probe into Donald Tsang?

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Society's annual dinner recently, he gave an engaging talk illustrated with slides from exotic locations alongside those evocative '70s fashions about the start of Lonely Planet. The story ... on January 1, means casinos can designate at least up to half of their gaming floors as no smoking. Smoking was banned in most public places in Macau at the beginning of 2012 but casinos were ...




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