Elsie Leung Oi-sie, deputy director of the Basic Law Committee that advises the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on the Basic Law's implementation, told the South China Morning Post it would not be suitable for her to take up such a role because she did not hold any portfolio on constitutional reform, official or otherwise.Monday, 20 May, 2013, 5:27am
A cross-party platform similar to the format of the Basic Law Consultative Committee established almost three decades ago could help bring about a breakthrough to the apparent political deadlock in the electoral reform, a leading pan-democratic lawmaker suggests.6 May 2013 - 5:00am 1 comment
The Civic Party will join "Occupy Central", a civil-disobedience movement that party leader Alan Leong Kah-kit describes as the "only tangible last resort" to strive for democracy in the city.14 Mar 2013 - 5:29am 3 comments
Leung Chun-ying believes his political opponents are entirely to blame for the difficulties his administration faces, Civic Party leader Alan Leong Kah-kit says.
Leung should reflect deeply because he felt he had done nothing wrong during his seven months in office, Leong said after a breakfast meeting with the chief executive yesterday.6 Feb 2013 - 5:28am 1 comment
Civic Party leader Alan Leong Kah-kit has caused a stir by declaring he "did not mind" accepting anti-subversion legislation in Hong Kong if Beijing allows "genuine" universal suffrage.7 Jan 2013 - 5:44am
Organisers of the January 1 protest march, which will demand Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying’s resignation, are worried that opponents may sneak into their peaceful ranks to provoke chaos, they said on Monday.
Their remarks, made on radio programmes, came a day after a cameraman was punched during a pro-government rally and a reporter suffered a minor injury near his right eye.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Officials blamed the 1997 handover as well as missing documents for some private hospitals having not been required to set aside 20 per cent of their beds for the needy.4 Dec 2012 - 3:27am
Fat chance of perfect air, official warns
Cleaning the air is as difficult as losing weight, according to a senior environmental official, who made the comparison when telling the media not to expect too much in the next round of clean-air targets.11 Oct 2012 - 3:30am
Veteran Beijing loyalist politician Jasper Tsang Yok-sing found himself caught between a rock and a hard place yesterday in a forum on the election of the Legco president.9 Oct 2012 - 3:18am
The Civic Party on Tuesday continued to defend its election strategy that ended with two of its star members losing their seats.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
The turnout for the July 1 march, the biggest in seven years, confirmed opinion polls that show the Hong Kong public is deeply unhappy, a fact reflected in low support ratings for both the chief executive and the Legislative Council.20 Jul 2011 - 12:00am
Man who mailed knife to lawmaker 'mentally ill'3 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
What can be done to reduce domestic violence?
Domestic violence is perhaps Hong Kong's most serious problem. Most worrying of all, legislators, the Social Welfare Department, police, social workers and women's groups have absolutely no idea how to stop it.11 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
While Alan Leong Kah-kit was relishing his moment in the media spotlight yesterday, his wife, Carol Chen Suk-yi, was taking her usual low-key approach to events.
Even so, she admitted not sleeping well the night before.1 Feb 2007 - 12:00am
Chief executive election hopeful Alan Leong Kah-kit will today unveil his platform for combatting poverty, with a main theme of preventing family violence and creating more education and job opportunities for the young.9 Dec 2006 - 12:00am