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  1. Stephen Lam won't discuss remarks by law guardian

    Posted May 18th 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The constitutional affairs chief refused to be drawn yesterday on the contention by a mainland scholar and 'young guardian of the Basic Law' that Hong Kong had ... for universal suffrage, Stephen Lam Sui-lung told the Legislative Council. Beijing understood the public's demand for democracy, the minister said. Pro-democracy lawmakers pressed Mr Lam ...

  2. Political Animal

    Posted Apr 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'Teacher' dresses down minister Stephen Lam Sui-lung must have thought he was back in school yesterday. Putting him on the mat was Democrat Cheung Man-kwong who wanted to know ... an expensive one. The five young candidates running in next month's by-elections under the banner of Tertiary 2012 spent HK$60,000 to print 300,000 copies of campaign material- only to find ...

  3. Stephen Lam swaps politics for theology

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Chief Secretary Stephen Lam Sui-lung says he is not interested in joining the new government. Instead, he has a higher calling. Lam said during a radio interview yesterday that on separate occasions the central government and chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying had asked about his intentions to stay in the government. But the devout Protestant ...

  4. Hundreds of marchers call for Stephen Lam to resign

    Posted Oct 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So peter.so@scmp.com Hong Kong's new Chief Secretary Stephen Lam Sui-lung yesterday received fresh evidence of his unpopularity when a crowd estimated by organisers to be around 3,000 marched to the new government headquarters calling on him to step down. The rally was organised by the Civil Human Rights Front- which includes pan-democratic parties and other pressure ...

  5. Stephen Lam accused of muddying the waters

    Posted Aug 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong The constitutional affairs chief said yesterday that some sectors in the community believed universal suffrage in 2012 may not be consistent with the Basic Law's principle of 'gradual and orderly progress'. The remark by Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Stephen Lam Sui-lung- which came a week after a top mainland official hinted that full democracy ...

  6. Democrats to promote young blood

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei and Johnny Tam The Democratic Party will blood some of its young talent in September's Legislative Council election, as two of its eight lawmakers stand down. And the candidates will face more competition from the pro-establishment Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, which is running split tickets in some constituencies. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Election notebook

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and polling day Stephen Lam oversaw elections for 9 years, but he'll miss polling day Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Secretary Raymond Tam Chi-yuen may be busy preparing for the Legislative Council election, but Stephen Lam Sui-lung, his predecessor and former chief secretary, is enjoying a leisurely life as he prepares for his upcoming year at Oxford University. Lam saw voter ...

  8. US envoy sees progress towards full suffrage

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... campaign as a potential step towards universal suffrage by 2017. In his first public remarks since Leung's victory in March, US consul general Stephen Young said he looked forward to the broad ... and have a lot of respect for him,' Young said after his annual address to the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong. 'I have to say he ran a pretty good campaign. He was out ...

  9. US consul general talks democracy

    Posted May 20th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng US Consul General Stephen Young says the city has America's backing in its quest for a democratically elected leader by 2017 and the Legislative Council three years later, although how this is achieved is up to Hong Kong. Making his first public remarks as the new consul general at an American Chamber of Commerce lunch, Young said the city's people ...

  10. CMA / Young Post Green Manufacturing Competition

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Saturday sees the finals of the CMA-Young Post Green Manufacturing Competition at the South China Morning Post's Tai Po offices. Twelve teams will go before the judges from the Chinese Manufacturers' Association, South China Morning Post and Business Environment Council. There's a lot at stake. The students have all attended workshops and put forward ...




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