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Barry Cheung

Former Exco member Barry Cheung suing Allen Lee for libel

Barry Cheung Chun-yuen. Photo: Edward Wong

Embattled former Executive Councillor Barry Cheung Chun-yuen is suing veteran politician Allen Lee Peng-fei for libel in court, saying Lee’s claim that he borrowed HK$70 million from a developer at a low interest rate was false.

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 7:49pm

Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange closes its doors

Barry Cheung

HKMEx chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen told the Sunday Morning Post that the decision to surrender the trading licence and not reopen for business tomorrow would have no impact on investors and that client contracts would be honoured.

19 May 2013 - 6:13am 4 comments

Who said it?

Barry Cheung Chun-yuen

There is no question of not getting your money back or anything like that.

19 May 2013 - 3:55am

Talking points

Henry Tang Ying-yen

The wife of former chief secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen and three others make their first court appearance in the case over the city's most infamous basement.

24 Apr 2013 - 3:14am

Lift deterrent to use of industrial land, URA chief Barry Cheung says

Barry Cheung, an executive councillor, thinks the government should recognise the market value of rezoned sites. Photo: Jonathan Wong

A top aide of the chief executive has floated proposals to release industrial land more quickly for housing, including reducing the land premiums that site owners must pay for redevelopment.

19 Jan 2013 - 3:22am 1 comment

Rusal hires ex-Stasi agent Warnig as new chairman

Matthias Warnig is Rusal's latest board chairman. Photo: AFP

Rusal, the world's largest aluminium producer, has appointed Matthias Warnig, a former East German secret agent and an ally of Russian President Vladimir Putin, as chairman, replacing Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, who held the job for just over six months.

3 Oct 2012 - 1:23am

Who said it?

My job is not to solve the dispute among shareholders. My job is to ensure that Rusal adheres to the highest standard of corporate governance

Barry Cheung, chairman of the aluminium giant

We want our children to think of Hu Yaobang as the backbone of China when they grow up

4 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Yuan-denominated gold products in HKMEx pipeline

The soon-to-be launched Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange, which cost HK$500 million and took three years to establish, is to introduce yuan-denominated gold products by the end of this year after the US dollar-gold contracts start trading next week, says chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen.

9 May 2011 - 12:00am

Building for the future

It is fortuitous that Urban Renewal Authority (URA) chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen lifts weights as part of his exercise regime. The agency he leads is about to carry a heavier load for heritage preservation.

4 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

URA considers buying heritage buildings

The Urban Renewal Authority is considering buying some pre-war buildings with Cantonese-style terraces in order to preserve them.

But other options, including providing incentives to the owners to properly maintain the buildings, would also be considered, the authority's chairman, Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, said.

3 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Titan puts faith in oil imports after sharp income fall

Titan Petrochemicals Group is pinning its hopes on a higher growth rate in mainland crude oil imports to help improve this year's profit, hit by lower tanker lease rates and higher interest and depreciation expenses.

13 Apr 2006 - 12:00am