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  1. News - China - PROFILE

    How 'general manager killer' made it to the top of China Resources

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by DARREN WEE

    ... "I drove around Yuen Long and Sheung Shui to bargain with indigenous residents and deal with the triads," he recalled. "The triads were so ferocious that one time we ended up throwing bottles at each other." I drove around Yuen Long and Sheung Shui to bargain with indigenous residents and deal with the triads. The triads were so ferocious that one time we ended up ...

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    Moderate pan-democrat Tik Chi-yuen and the tough path of the middle road

    Posted Nov 17th 2014, 06:45am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com Undeterred by criticism of his moderate political stance, Tik Chi-yuen is now the sole pan-democratic voice in newest think tank The tough path of choosing the middle road Veteran Democrat Tik Chi-yuen has always tried to be a unifier. Widely regarded as a middle-of-the-road pan-democrat, Tik has kept a low profile in recent years, but found himself ...

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    Playing a game of give and take: Lau Wong-fat

    Posted Jul 15th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... is an embodiment of interests. He is a big landowner in the New Territories, in particular Tuen Mun and Yuen Long. In 2010 he was embroiled in a conflict of interest row when he failed to declare property ... succeeds or fails. Better known to the public as Uncle Fat, the 76-year-old veteran has enjoyed a long career in the city's changing political scene over the past 50 years. Last week, the head ...

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    Chan Yuen-han returns to Legco determined to better lives of workers

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Chan Yuen-han is 65 and a cancer survivor, but she is back in Legco, fighting to achieve a better life for the working people of Hong Kong Still toiling hard forthe workers At an age when many people are retiring, the labour rights advocate Chan Yuen-han is preparing to put in long hours in the Legislative Council for the next four years so ...

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    Yuen Kwok-yung- the stoic scientist soldiers on

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... soldiers on Long before the H7N9 novel coronavirus emerged in the mainland, University of Hong Kong microbiologist Yuen Kwok-yung, along with other researchers, warned the world that if another ... more to the researchers it relied upon when the severe acute respiratory syndrome struck the city a decade ago. Amid fears that the H7N9 would soon reach our shores, Yuen, whose research ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Pulling out of the news business: Tony Tsoi

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... News contributor Evan Fowler, a long-time friend of Tsoi's, said the reference to his family was unusual. "Tony is very cautious about what he says. He is not someone who likes ... seeking sponsorship, or subscriptions," said Dr Camoes Tam Chi-keung, a veteran journalist and commentator. Yau Ching-yuen, editor of another online news site, Post 852, added: "Tony ...

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    Profile: Ricky Wong, the media upstart making a splash

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 05:17am by Amy Nip

    ... commentator Stephen Shiu Yeuk-yuen also has a high regard for the man, describing him as among the "top 10 business heroes of Hong Kong". "He created two miracles- one in long ... a computer trading company with his cousin, specialising in offering long-distance calls on the cheap. Noting the business potential in Hong Kong, Wong moved back home, and then founded City Telecom. ...

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    Michael Choi, fighter for those prosperity passed by

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by Tony Cheung

    ... to see the city's housing needs satisfied, despite the setbacks he had with the previous administration. Choi, a long-time government adviser, did not give up even as the "passive" ... the 19-member Long Term Housing Strategy Steering Committee. It is tasked with drawing up the city's first long-term housing strategy in more than a decade. Before that appointment, he was a member ...

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    Academic Benny Tai proves he is not all talk and no action

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong tanna.chong@scmp.com Benny Tai's social experiment and political movement has long shaken off its image of idealism and created more inclusive politics Academic proves he ... to Central." That might well be next year. One of Tai's HKU classmates has much to do with the timing: Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung is part of a government trio in charge ...

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    New HKU head ready to move forward

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE, Tony Cheung

    ... of the developing world". Professor Chan Yuen-ying, director of HKU's journalism centre, ridiculed the Briton in a blog, as appearing to be applying for another job. "I think the person who ... and as long as I've satisfied their criteria then I'm happy." Other senior academics also rounded on Mathieson, including Stephen Chan Chit-kwai, president of the university's ...




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