• Saturday
  • August 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:48pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 148 for stephen fisher

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. A leader who cannot learn from his mistakes

    Posted Jun 13th 2008, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... Stephen Vines What does it take for Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to admit that he was wrong? Or maybe, more tellingly, what does it take for him to learn the lessons of an easily ... that the fallout would hit them in the coming Legislative Council election. Even so, Mr Tsang thought he could still remain quiet and despatch one of his least popular ministers, Stephen Lam Sui-lung, ...

  2. We'll consult Beijing if court cases threaten election: Stephen Lam

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The Hong Kong government will seek Beijing's help if legal challenges to the chief executive election look like preventing it being held on July 10, the constitutional affairs secretary said yesterday, adding that state leaders would not allow Hong Kong to plunge into anarchy. Speaking during an RTHK phone-in programme, Stephen Lam Sui-lung urged the courts ...

  3. Home Affairs set for a reshuffle at the top

    Posted May 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... position. Wilson Fung Wing-yip, now overseeing the aviation portfolio in the Economic Development and Labour Bureau, would soon replace Stephen Fisher as deputy Permanent Secretary of Home Affairs. ...

  4. Underground world of wealth and impunity revealed

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Vines Decent people know they have to clear up their own mess. They also know that only the lowest of the low will blame members of their own family for messes for which ... of birth. Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong-based journalist and entrepreneur ...

  5. Tang, the unwitting champion of democracy in Hong Kong?

    Posted Oct 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Vines The very best thing that can happen for the development of democracy in Hong Kong would be the so-called 'election' of Henry Tang Ying-yen as chief executive, made even more exquisite by the rumoured appointment of Stephen Lam Sui-lung as his No 2 in the government leadership. At a stroke, it would unambiguously confirm that the election process ...

  6. How The Bow Tie could capitalise on his housekeeper's barbecue

    Posted Jan 30th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the housekeeper and make him the chief events organiser.' Having top officials like constitutional affairs chief Stephen Lam Sui-lung, the least liked secretary, drink a few beers with ordinary ...

  7. Tsang wasted his chance to leave office with a bang

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Vines Anyone searching for a perfect example of how not to be an effective leader would have seized on the performance of Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, Hong Kong's chief executive, ... popularity has shrunk and then shrunk again. Maybe it is overly cynical to believe that he sought to deflect some of this disapproval by appointing someone as wretchedly unpopular as Stephen Lam ...

  8. Our mighty civil service machine needs rewiring

    Posted May 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Vines As speculation mounts over who will or will not join the new Leung Chun-ying administration, the more basic and infinitely more intractable problem of changing the culture ... Kong in the middle of August. Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong-based journalist and entrepreneur ...

  9. To succeed in HK politics, don't follow the leaders

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Vines Hong Kong's desperate scramble for the bottom of the world leadership table has reached another nadir, as the people who lead the special administrative region appear ... indications are not promising. Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong-based journalist and entrepreneur ...

  10. Tributes and a triumph as old make way for the new

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chief Secretary Stephen Lam Sui-lung, who is moving on to study theology at Oxford, sent a goodbye note describing how honoured he was to have served the people of Hong Kong for 34 years. ...




SCMP.com Account