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  1. S&P says crisis could impact on economy

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... 23 crisis facing the Hong Kong government. Standard and Poor's said yesterday that the 500,000-strong protest march on July 1 had challenged the Tung administration's political ... than 7 per cent of gross domestic product because of the Sars outbreak. And Steven Hess, vice-president of Moody's Investors Service and senior analyst for Hong Kong, said the latest ...

  2. Tung's team in new crisis talks

    Posted Jul 27th 2003, 12:00am by Chris Yeung, Klaudia Lee

    ... over Article 23 legislation all over again in the form of a white bill. It will rebuild confidence in Hong Kong, Taiwan and the international community.' Mr Tung invited dialogue ... no intention of publishing a white bill. Mr Lee, who has been criticised by Mr Tung for bad-mouthing Hong Kong, said he refused to say 'negative things' before the meeting. 'Even if he ...

  3. Study of HK's social cohesion wrapped up

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo, Klaudia Lee

    ... A year-long study of social cohesion in Hong Kong has been completed by a Central Policy Unit (CPU) panel and its key findings will soon be submitted to Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa. ... The panel, whose members include Wong Kwok-kin, chairman of the Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions, and Ivan Choy Chi-keung, a lecturer in social studies at City University, has made a number ...

  4. 'Comments show mainland leaders are out of touch'

    Posted Sep 07th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... with Hong Kong's situation,' he said. Dr Yeung also said that no matter how hard the central government tried to help the DAB secure votes in next year's Legislative Council ... Hong Kong's democratic camp last night dismissed the praise heaped on the DAB by mainland officials as an attempt to shore up support for the party after its recent slump ...

  5. Beijing may act in debate on term for Tung's successor

    Posted Mar 18th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... battle for legal aid to fund her action means the Court of Final Appeal has yet to rule on the case. The Hong Kong government prompted fears of a constitutional crisis last weekend when it said ... The article in the Hong Kong edition of China Daily described a proposal for the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress to interpret the Basic Law as a 'pre-emptive move' ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Medical museum wins stay of execution

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Appointment of chairman keeps doors open, but funds still need urgent boost Hong Kong's medical museum has escaped closure after a chairman was elected to fill the post left vacant for a year, but its financial troubles remain unsolved. In the meantime, directors of the Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences have decided to form a working group to approach ...

  8. Margaret Chan is offered senior job with WHO

    Posted Jul 19th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Klaudia Lee

    ... Medical community fears she may have been forced to leave over Sars outbreak Hong Kong's director of health, who is facing an investigation for her handling of the Sars outbreak, ... considering the offer. If she accepts it, she will be the first official in Hong Kong's history that is invited by the WHO to take up this post,' a department spokesman said. The invitation ...

  9. HK hospitals 'failing to deliver'

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... twins in 2003, said Hong Kong's health system was facing an 'identity crisis' and was not delivering the care patients deserved. Most of his criticisms were backed last night ... 'In Singapore, there's a national effort to make Singapore a medical hub... but in Hong Kong, there isn't a clear effort to build that up. It all comes down to an identity crisis ...

  10. HK will be a joke if chief poll blocked, says Tsang

    Posted Apr 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Klaudia Lee

    ... of Tung Chee-hwa's term, not the five years laid down in the Basic Law. Unionist Lee Cheuk-yan quoted Mr Tsang as saying that Hong Kong's image would be damaged if the election did ... Hong Kong would be an international joke if a chief executive were not elected on July 10. His remarks were made in a meeting with pro-democracy politicians. At the meeting, independent ...




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