Cheung Hok-Ming

Misjudgment blamed for revamp veto

Government misjudgment and a dropping of their guard by pro-establishment lawmakers were to blame for the vetoing of an effort to give priority to scrutiny of the incoming chief executive's government restructuring plan, critics and legislators said.

Friday, 22 June, 2012, 12:00am

More pressure over illegal NT structures

The government is under more pressure to deal with illegal structures on New Territories village houses after several public figures were found with unauthorised additions to their homes.

19 May 2011 - 12:00am

Minister vows to get tough on illegal work on village houses

The battle between the government and powerful rural leaders over illegal structures attached to village houses moved to a new level yesterday as the city's development chief pledged to tighten controls on the practice.

12 May 2011 - 12:00am

New border crossing awaits opening date

The opening date for the new cross-border checkpoint at Lok Ma Chau remains unconfirmed despite the Shenzhen side saying its facilities are close to completion.

20 Jun 2007 - 12:00am