Alan Leong Kah-Kit

Candidate denies cover-up over expenses

Alan Leong Kah-kit, the pan-democrat hopeful for the chief executive poll, yesterday denied there was any intention to cover up expenses incurred by his Civic Party's use of a consultancy firm in the run-up to the launch of his bid.

Wednesday, 6 December, 2006, 12:00am

Sarah Liao rejects call for Tamar dioxin tests

Lawmakers keep up pressure for probe following a study claiming high levels

The environment minister has rejected calls to test for dioxin at Tamar, saying the claim the site contained excessive amounts of the toxin is unfounded.

'We do not conduct a test because of rumours,' Sarah Liao Sau-tung said.

17 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Renewal authority's role comes under fire

The urban renewal strategy is not satisfying affected property owners and residents and should be improved, lawmaker Alan Leong Kah-kit says.

He said the Urban Renewal Authority should consider acting as a middleman that only approves submissions, not as an investor.

16 May 2006 - 12:00am

Renewal authority may sue over 'faked' newsletter

The Urban Renewal Authority is considering legal action against an independent publisher after allegations that false information was published in the authority's newsletter on a Kwun Tong redevelopment.

2 May 2006 - 12:00am