Chan Kin-Por

Who said it?

Steven Spielberg

China is coming on strong not just as a marketplace for international motion pictures, but coming on strong as a creative force

Steven Spielberg


Tuesday, 28 May, 2013, 1:21am

Insurers feel the pain of anti-laundering law

Chan Kin-por

Insurers have complained that the anti-money laundering law introduced a year ago puts too big a burden on their shoulders. Some of the conditions should be changed or removed because they had gone too far and made life tough for insurers, said insurance sector legislator Chan Kin-por.

18 Mar 2013 - 4:44am

Who said it?

I only worry that if he is to join the government, will the civil servants give him their full support

Lawmaker Chan Kin-por, on the challenges fellow legislator Paul Chan Mo-po (above) will face if he joins the government

I think, as far as human rights are concerned, it's time for us to look at the reality

30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Waiting for the call to serve

'The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive,' Albert Einstein said in a speech in Albany, New York, in 1936. The quote sums up how accountant Paul Chan Mo-po sees public service and has guided him in his last four years as a lawmaker.

30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Bid to end shortage of organ donors

The Hong Kong government will consider launching an organ donor programme because there is still a great shortage, even though the number of donors has almost doubled in the past five years.

2 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Insurer gives two hostage crisis victims HK$1m 'donation'

Two seriously injured survivors of the Manila hostage crisis have finally secured a one-off HK$1 million donation from an insurance fund.

After months of talks, the pair have agreed not to pursue legal action against the company Chartis, which provided travel insurance to the Hong Kong tourists held by sacked policeman Rolando Mendoza last August.

6 May 2011 - 12:00am

Six-figure trust funds for two Manila survivors

Two seriously injured survivors of August's deadly Manila tour bus siege were offered six-figure subsidies yesterday, but one immediately said the insurer's conditions were complicated and hard to understand.

7 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Running from cover

Like every other sector, the insurance industry has struggled in recent months. Statistics from the Office of the Commissioner of Insurance show a massive fall of 77.4 per cent in individual life and annuity investment-linked business that accounted for HK$6.025 billion in the first half of this year.

21 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Top industry names likely to contest Legco's insurance-sector vacancy

Three people with insurance-sector experience have emerged as potential candidates to replaced Bernard Chan who has announced he will not run in the forthcoming Legislative Council election.

14 Apr 2008 - 12:00am