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  1. 'This is the only option that is in the interests of Hong Kong, is lawful and constitutional'

    Posted Apr 07th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... said last year that Hong Kong blood flowed through his heart, said he did not think the decision was out of line with his previous remarks. 'I am doing this in the interests of Hong Kong ... to avoid the grave danger of a constitutional crisis that may arise from disputes over the chief executive's term of office, Donald Tsang Yam-kuen said yesterday. Announcing the controversial ...

  2. Business - Economy

    Beijing fails to win hearts and minds of Hongkongers with Cepa trade pact

    Posted Jul 05th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung gary.cheung@scmp.com After 10 years, the political benefits of Cepa- a pact to foster economic ties between Hong Kong and the mainland- appear to have faded away A failure ... goodwill by Hongkongers. According to twice-yearly tracking polls conducted by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme, 43.3 per cent of respondents interviewed in August 2003, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong

    Former minister Fred Ma says Leung Chun-ying's team should be given more time

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung, Gary Cheung

    ... Kowloon Cultural District, due next month, comes 15 years after the idea was first mooted. He believes something must be done to boost Hong Kong's social and economic momentum, ... and the treasury. A Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing consultation document suggested delisting stocks that had traded at less than 50 Hong Kong cents for 30 consecutive days, as well as those of companies ...

  4. Grooming talent

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... in his future. That's even though he has to leave his hometown in Liaoning and the fee is much higher than the approximately 7,000 yuan charged by other mainland universities. 'The ... Kong university,' said Mr Sun, who is a first-year student at the college. The institution, set up four years ago as the first jointly run college by Hong Kong and mainland universities, ...

  5. On the up, but price falls not over yet

    Posted Sep 25th 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Kelvin Chan

    ... Kong's exports and services sector. But has anything about Hong Kong's economy really changed? And after nearly five years of falling prices, is an end in sight? Probably not, according ... and speculators had been scrambling to reverse the short positions on the local currency they took during the Sars crisis, when they bet the Hong Kong dollar would weaken. Now they were selling US dollars ...

  6. The best of times wiped out by worst of times

    Posted Dec 25th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... on steering Hong Kong through the financial crisis. The economic meltdown has had another, not unwelcome effect, on an important livelihood issue this year. Soaring inflation had dominated media ... In HK, early victories gave way to unexpected losses, writes Gary Cheung The past year will be remembered as one in which the expectations of Hong Kong people about their livelihood ...

  7. Top adviser defends his work, rules out quitting

    Posted Mar 10th 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... situation in Hong Kong over the past two years has become relatively stable. 'More importantly, the government's popularity is now much higher than the opposition forces. The situation ... Gary Cheung in Beijing A top government adviser has defended his work over the past four years, saying his efforts to help improve governance and gauge public opinion have reaped benefits. ...

  8. Wilson lays out strategy for HK leader

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... gained about ruling Hong Kong from the years he served in the colonial administration- first as a political adviser, between 1977 and 1981, then as governor, from 1987 to 1992. 'One ... in the years ahead,' the former governor said. He said he was confident about the future of Hong Kong, given its advantages such as the rule of law and its people's can-do spirit. Lord ...

  9. Critics say public anger will only deepen in time

    Posted Jul 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... He urged the government to address the people's concerns. Allen Lee Peng-fei, Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, said the protest would deepen the sense of crisis ... elections. Ma Lik, a Hong Kong deputy to the National People's Congress, said the fact that hundreds of thousands took to the streets was a sign of mounting opposition to Tung Chee-hwa's ...

  10. Government to seek Basic Law interpretation

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... resorting to a judicial review to delay the election,' he said. Raymond Wu Wai-yung, a Hong Kong member of the Basic Law Committee, which advises the NPC Standing Committee ... Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung and Klaudia Lee The government will ask Beijing to interpret the Basic Law over the term of the next chief executive. The South China Morning Post understands ...




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