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Anna Wu Hung-yuk

Giving workers full choice over MPF only solution

The whole point about the Mandatory Provident Fund scandal is that the MPF never at any time relied on market forces to set fee levels.

Thursday, 29 November, 2012, 4:53am 3 comments

Unions 'an option' to run MPF schemes

Mandatory provident fund schemes run by non-profit organisations could be an option to drive down management fees, the head of Hong Kong's pension fund regulator says.

Anna Wu Hung-yuk cited trade unions and industry associations as an example of possible alternatives to the current scheme providers from the finance industry.

25 Nov 2012 - 3:35am 11 comments

Warning over public trust role for Hong Kong's retirement scheme

The regulator of the Mandatory Provident Fund scheme is warning of problems if the government steps in to administer workers' retirement savings.

21 Oct 2012 - 4:19am 2 comments

Who said it?

I don't really know why he became a dictator

Kim Han-sol on his uncle, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, in an interview on the state's secretive ruling family


What happens before someone is 25 is not a good predictor of whether someone will become a leader

20 Oct 2012 - 1:29am

Leung 'caught off guard' by national education row, Wu says

If the education bureau was slow to respond to protests against national education, it's no surprise, says the woman who played a key role in defusing the controversy this month.

20 Oct 2012 - 3:28am

Anna Wu chose her words on national education carefully

Anna Wu Hung-yuk knows very well that politics is the art of the possible - and every word counts.

The panel she chaired - the Committee on the Implementation of Moral and National Education - recommended on October 8 that the controversial guidelines for national education be "shelved".

20 Oct 2012 - 3:31am

Anna Wu: liberal icon who can handle a political hot potato

Few would understand what it means to take the heat as clearly as executive councillor Anna Wu Hung-yuk. It was Wu, a solicitor and liberal icon of the Hong Kong government, who headed the committee set up to review plans to introduce the national education curriculum in all public schools.

15 Oct 2012 - 8:06am

Controversial guidelines on national education shelved

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying says the controversial guidelines for national education will be shelved - but not scrapped outright. He made the announcement yesterday, 11 days after a government panel recommended "invalidating" the guide.

9 Oct 2012 - 7:48am 3 comments

CE shelves national education guidelines after panel report

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Monday that he would not withdraw the national education course, but would shelve the course guidelines that concern many Hongkongers.

8 Oct 2012 - 9:12pm 4 comments

Leung promises fast ruling on national education

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Saturday he would make a decision on the future of the contentious national education course during the next meeting of a government committee led by executive councillor Anna Wu Hung-yuk.

29 Sep 2012 - 1:09pm