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  1. Leung's campaign chief denies inviting triad head

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... triad threats. Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, who is a former ICAC commissioner and former secretary for education, said she volunteered as a witness to the anti-graft watchdog. At issue is a dinner ... made,' she said. 'Neither Leung Chun-ying nor his campaign staff knew Kwok Wing-hung. Nor do we have any relations with triad-linked people'. Following the dinner, allegations have ...

  2. Too much, too young

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelly Yang The recent news that many Hong Kong children are resorting to gambling and have debts in the tens and hundreds of thousands of dollars is disturbing. According to research into pathological gambling among the city's youth, young addicts pl ...

  3. Self-made man's road to electoral victory

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the Executive Council. February: Controversy erupts over a dinner attended by rural leaders, members of his campaign team and a businessman with alleged triad connections. The campaign denied any connections with triad member. Sunday: He secures 689 votes and is declared Hong Kong's new chief executive. ...

  4. Leung keeps show on the road

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for a February 10 dinner that businessman Kwok Wing-hung also attended. The dinner had raised talk of triad involvement in the election as Kwok, nicknamed 'Shanghai Boy', allegedly has triad links. Leung's campaign office denied any connections with triads, and no one has admitted inviting Kwok to the meal. Leung, who had called for unity and reconciliation after his victory, ...

  5. Confidence in 'one country, two systems' is eroding

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chun-ying, met a triad member with the suspected intention of acquiring scandalous information about Henry Tang Ying-yen. Lew is a Hong Kong delegate to the CPPCC, so the question is: was his action ... and his team have denied any knowledge of the triad member, saying they did not know how he came to attend a dinner where the campaign team met rural leaders. But the scary reality ...

  6. Fanny Law talks to the ICAC about 'that' dinner

    Posted Mar 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... at a dinner that was at the centre of a storm over triad threats. Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, who is also a former ICAC commissioner, said she volunteered as a witness to the anti-graft watchdog to give ... to provide solid facts and urged for an early completion to the investigations. Neither Leung Chun-ying nor his campaign staff knew Kwok Wing-hung. Nor do we have any relations with triad ...

  7. Who asked Mr Kwok to dinner?

    Posted Mar 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the latest scandal to rock the chief executive election race clamoured to distance themselves from a controversial businessman at the centre of a storm over triad threats. Two power brokers gave ... Fau Shan last month, is at the centre of a scandal over alleged triad threats against rival candidate Henry Tang Ying-yen, which prompted the latter to call in police. The dinner was attended ...

  8. Challenges for Leung

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... lack of confidence in him. He once enjoyed a popularity rating of more than 50 per cent, but it is now barely 35 per cent. Leung was hurt by reports that a businessman linked to a triad ...

  9. Oh what fun as the dirt flies far and wide

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by 'luxurygate'. The dinner at the centre of a storm over alleged triad threats was apparently organised by rural representatives. And at the centre of the row is one controversial businessman called Kwok ...

  10. C.Y. Leung the winner in debate

    Posted Mar 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... role as the spoiler, winning repeated applause as he sniped at his heavyweight rivals about 'black-gold politics'- a reference to links between politics and triad societies arising ... February, before Leung was embroiled in a row over a dinner at Lau Fau Shan that was attended by a businessman said to have triad links. The three will meet again on Monday in a policy forum ...




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