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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Dark days as CY Leung loses two of his top aides

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip and Joyce Ng

    ... of his most important aides. Executive councillor and Urban Renewal Authority chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen's departure on leave after the Mercantile Exchange, which he chairs, came under ... it was hard to say Leung had chosen the wrong man. "Barry was very capable … as Urban Renewal Authority chairman," he said. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY Leung is fanning political discord, say students

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by Joshua But and Jeffie Lam

    ... information, while Cheung was accused of borrowing money from a developer while head of the Urban Renewal Authority. ICAC found the allegations unsubstantiated. The statement issued by the union said: ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Pro-CY 'think tank' plan in limbo

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... of the Urban Renewal Authority. Former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang called on Leung to say if he knew Cheung was in financial difficulty when he re-appointed him URA chairman less than two ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Now, ICAC is asked to investigate Barry Cheung

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by JOYCE NG AND ADA LEE

    ... Joyce Ng and Ada Lee Request to look into rumour that he borrowed HK$70m from developer while heading URA Now, ICAC is asked to investigate Barry Cheung The anti-corruption chief has been asked to investigate allegations that former executive councillor Barry Cheung Chun-yuen borrowed HK$70 million from a developer while chairman of the Urban Renewal Authority. Cheung quit ...

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    Call for Executive Council members to declare liabilities as well as assets

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Enoch Yiu and Joshua But

    ... any financial dealing with Cheung. It said its link with the Urban Renewal Authority was strictly business. The URA said Cheung- its chairman- always observed its declaration-of-interest ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Leung rejects call for Exco reform and says he will not replace Barry Cheung

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Tony Cheung and Gary Cheung

    ... as chairman of the Urban Renewal Authority had been "fair and normal". Cheung stepped down from all his public posts on Friday after police interviewed him in their inquiry into his failed ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Legco election 2016: How a handful of voters elect 30 Hong Kong lawmakers

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:48am by Tanna Chong

    ... has a vote in the transport sector, while the Urban Renewal Authority and Tourism Board can cast ballots in the commercial (first) seat as members of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Few pan-democrats appointed as policy advisers in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... of the Long-term Housing Strategy Steering Committee. The government even extended his chairmanship of the Urban Renewal Authority beyond the normal six-year limit on the grounds that the authority ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Government linked Legco clash with Occupy Central to denigrate movement, says activist

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... still insists on getting Legco's Finance Committee to approve funding of the [preliminary works today] … We can't help but wonder what its motive is." In the past, many urban renewal and new-town projects required forced evictions, with ordinary residents making the sacrifices, Cathy Chan said. The name of her group, founded in April, roughly translates as Land ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Full text: CY Leung’s 2014 Annual Report

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:49pm

    ... for the relocation project. The Urban Renewal Authority (URA) completed the third round of invitation for applications for the Demand-led Redevelopment Project Pilot Scheme in 2013-14. It has commenced two ... the potential and constraints of developing underground space, with a view to creating usable space and enhancing connectivity in the urban areas. Active preparatory work is being carried out ...




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