• Wednesday
  • October 1, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:49pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 757 for yesterday

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Mantle of yesterday's man consigned to history

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Barely three years ago he was a yesterday's man, a once-powerful mandarin of the civil service effectively sidelined as a minister without portfolio. And almost a year ago to the day, when Donald Tsang Yam-kuen received the cold shoulder from high officials in Beijing, he could not have imagined that, 12 months later, he would be the most powerful politician ...

  2. Tsang still undecided on Peak garden plan

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the development minister said yesterday. Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said she was still waiting for Tsang and the Executive Council to deal with the owner's objection, raised in October last year, ... the mansion in 1927, could not be reached for comment yesterday. She has said she wants to demolish the main building to build ten houses that could be worth HK$7 billion, and has rejected all ...

  3. Tributes and a triumph as old make way for the new

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang, Dennis Chong and Olga Wong There was a rare buzz around the government headquarters in Admiralty yesterday as top officials packed their bags to make way for Leung ... guide in the hope of picking some winners at the race track. Transport and housing chief Eva Cheng had a win to celebrate yesterday as the Legislative Council passed a bill regulating the sale ...

  4. Housing crunch 'could have been averted'

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com The government's top policy adviser, Dr Lau Siu-kai, said yesterday that one of the biggest disappointments of his 10-year tenure ... Leung Chun-ying. During his tenure, Lau has been accused of being out of touch with public sentiment, but yesterday he suggested the government offered only lukewarm support for his efforts ...

  5. Tsang's priority smooth transition, Leung says

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... heed calls to step down over recent scandals. Leung Chun-ying's comment yesterday will put pressure on Tsang to keep his word about ensuring 'a seamless transition'. ... yesterday, in which he refused to say whether he would pay respects to victims of the June 4, 1989, crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square, the anniversary of which is tomorrow. ...

  6. I've been as clean as a whistle: Tsang

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Facing his final grilling in the legislature, chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen assured lawmakers yesterday he had been behaving himself lately. He ... Sophie Leung Lau Yau-fun yesterday recalled it and asked Tsang to advise his successor, Leung Chun-ying, against bad habits. 'I have never whistled again since then,' he assured ...

  7. Tsang not following up on ministers' structures

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Lawmakers were told yesterday that Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen will not check to see if his ministers have complied with building rules, as he ... built at their homes. A site visit by the South China Morning Post yesterday found that Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Gregory So Kam-leung had yet to rectify unauthorised ...

  8. Revamp likely to be pushed back to October

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... filibuster on electoral changes - said yesterday, adding that he had prepared loads of speaking material for the upcoming debates. In Beijing, Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office director Wang Guangya ... in the Finance Committee, which yesterday resumed the scrutiny of the HK$62 million-a-year financial arrangements. On Tuesday, the administration tabled an amendment to revise the effective date ...

  9. Anson Chan calls for more openness

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... incoming leader Leung Chun-ying on policies. 'Tsang does not encourage colleagues to give honest opinions internally,' she told a Commercial Radio programme yesterday. 'As time ... Leung wrote in a commentary published in several newspapers yesterday that his incoming administration was following a timetable adopted in a reorganisation of the government five years ago. ...

  10. Leung pays another visit to Beijing liaison officials

    Posted May 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Chief elective-elect Leung Chun-ying made another high-profile visit to the central government's liaison office yesterday, his second since his ... Ngok said yesterday. Meanwhile, a new poll shows Leung's popularity is on the increase- while Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's rating slumped to another new low. The survey ...




SCMP.com Account