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  1. Wen warns Leung to keep government clean

    Posted Apr 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday urged chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to maintain a clean government, amid an outbreak of corruption scandals surrounding Hong Kong's top officials. ... Citing a passage from The Analects of Confucius in the meeting in Zhongnanhai, the leadership compound in Beijing, Wen said: 'To govern means being upright. If you lead the people by being ...

  2. Wen's concern over mainland mums

    Posted Dec 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... yesterday. Speaking during his four-day briefing in the capital, Tsang said his discussions with Premier Wen Jiabao marked the first time the issue had been raised at central government level. Tsang briefed Wen on the implications and difficulties that Hong Kong faced as a result of the influx of pregnant mainlanders and how his administration would deal with it. 'For the first time, ...

  3. Now talk to everyone else in Hong Kong, Mr Wen

    Posted May 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... The rare opportunity granted veteran local patriot Ng Hong-mun to meet Premier Wen Jiabao in Beijing last weekend raised eyebrows. What is more unusual is that the private meeting in Wen's office was subsequently disclosed in a press release by Ng, a move deemed as departing from the protocol of mainland politics. The state leader reportedly said the central government ...

  4. Wen: next HK chief will have 'majority' support

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday assured Hongkongers that the March 25 chief executive election will produce a leader who enjoys the support of the 'vast majority' of the city. Wen's remarks, at the final news conference of his tenure following the closing ceremony of the National People's Congress session in Beijing, came amid increasing ...

  5. Something new and better?

    Posted May 31st 2005, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Laurence Brahm When Premier Wen Jiabao received a delegation of American business leaders during the Fortune Global Forum in Beijing two weeks ago, they must have been anticipating promises of super-growth and open markets. But what Mr Wen had to say was not, perhaps, what the executives expected or wanted to hear. 'The two messages I want to convey are: wealth ...

  6. What Wen should have added in HK message

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... News of an unprecedented government-commissioned poll on whether the financial secretary should resign is not the only unusual political event of the week. Premier Wen Jiabao raised ... while the party could not bring itself to block the budget in the Legislative Council. Tsang's U-turn took the heat off DAB leaders, and if the government heeds Wen's advice ...

  7. We'll go all out to aid HK, Wen pledges

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung Crisis holds lessons, premier says Premier Wen Jiabao has assured Hong Kong that Beijing will make 'all-out efforts' to help the city ride out the global financial ... was not satisfied with the performance of the Hong Kong government. Five ways to help Wen Jiabao said the mainland would: Work with Hong Kong financial regulators on contingency plans to handle risks from ...

  8. Official denies Wen criticised Tsang

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A senior official at the central government's liaison office denied yesterday that advice offered by Premier Wen Jiabao to the Hong Kong government represented criticism of the governance of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. Li Gang, a deputy director of the office, said Mr Wen gave the advice out of concern for Hong Kong, and it should be viewed as encouragement ...

  9. Strive with us for harmony, Premier Wen urges Taiwan

    Posted Feb 08th 2005, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday called on the people of Taiwan to work with the mainland towards the goal of reunification as both sides of the strait gear up for the Lunar New ... million compatriots in Taiwan,' Mr Wen said in Beijing yesterday. At the annual Lunar New Year reception organised by the Communist Party Central Committee and the State Council, Mr Wen also ...

  10. Wen's plea for harmony falls on deaf ears

    Posted Mar 24th 2010, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng Several years ago, Premier Wen Jiabao raised serious concerns about some deep-rooted conflicts embedded in our society. And because he did not elaborate, many have tried to guess since then what he meant. Wen came forward recently to analyse the conflicts he had in mind and explain how they can be resolved. Three are economic, tied to Hong Kong's failure since ...




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