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  1. 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 ...

  2. HK vital for Sino-US ties, envoy says

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... envoy to the city. In a speech to the Asia Society which declared that the US 'is back' in Asia, Consul General Stephen Young said US relations with Hong Kong were a model his government would like to see emulated around the region. Young, responding to a question on Tung's role as a semi-official diplomat, said it benefited both sides, adding that others- ...

  3. CPPCC aims to develop young patriots in HK

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung and Tracy Lam in Beijing Beijing's top advisory body plans to strengthen its work with young people in Hong Kong and Macau and increase communications ... work related to young people from the two regions,' he said. He said the aim was to constantly develop and expand the patriotic forces in each city. Jia's remarks follow a rise ...

  4. Young activists launch anti-development group

    Posted Oct 20th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong and Paggie Leung A group of young activists fighting against 'land hegemony' launched a movement yesterday by protesting against a property developer known for its acquisition strategies. Members of the newly formed Post-80s Group Against Land Hegemony said they would be starting another wave of protests against developers for their 'damage to social ...

  5. Relations with Han divide young Uygurs

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... region of Xinjiang. But this simplistic plot line of ethnic groups facing off fails to acknowledge the complex feelings Uygurs- particularly the young- have about their lives in Xinjiang. While frustration over a lack of opportunities appears almost universal, young Uygurs in Urumqi are deeply divided over their relationship with the Han. 'It's very regrettable that this unrest has ...

  6. Learning from past is key to future, Hu tells Japan's young

    Posted May 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok in Tokyo President says an awareness of history is not about hatred, but allowing nations to cherish peace President Hu Jintao yesterday called on Japan's young ... country.' Fostering exchanges between young people has been a key element promoting the Sino-Japanese relationship. Along with Mr Fukuda, Mr Hu presided over the opening ceremony ...

  7. US' new man in Taipei had two stints in Beijing

    Posted Jul 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... diplomat in South Korea who has twice been stationed on the mainland, will replace Stephen Young as director of the American Institute in Taiwan. In an announcement yesterday, the institute, which ... with the US through his efforts to engage the mainland and ease cross-strait tension. At a party yesterday to celebrate US Independence Day, which falls tomorrow, and bid farewell to Taiwan, Dr Young ...

  8. The high-flier who came bouncing back from controversy

    Posted Jul 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... car-purchase blunder in 2003, which resulted in the latter's resignation amid a public outcry. As a rising star in the tier of young officials, Mr Tam, who was then Mr Leung's press ... career prospects did not improve until constitutional minister Stephen Lam Sui-lung asked him to join his bureau to work on political reform proposals. His last post in the civil service ...

  9. Justice secretary says HK can be regional legal hub

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... practices, Miss Leung said. Deputy Solicitor-General Stephen Wong Kai-yi said the increase in trade activities resulting from China's accession to the World Trade Organisation would increase demand for dispute-prevention and resolution services. Miss Leung advised young lawyers to obtain their qualifications in Hong Kong before venturing into the mainland market. 'A strong base ...

  10. Ma Ying-jeou saves face by scrapping visits to US, Japan

    Posted May 09th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Stephen Young, the de facto US ambassador to Taipei, yesterday said he had spoken to Mr Ma and they agreed he would not visit the US. Denying the reversal was a result of pressure from Beijing, or of the US State Department forbidding Mr Ma from going, Mr Young, director of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), said the decision was made because there was not enough time to prepare ...




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