Chong Yiu-Kwong

Surveillance creeping into local schools

The intrusion of CCTV systems into schools isn't just a problem in Britain. Many Hong Kong schools are following suit by installing cameras on their premises. The main explanation schools give for that is to prevent burglary.

Thursday, 16 June, 2011, 12:00am

Wider approach from July 1 group

Livelihood and human rights are put on the agenda

Organisers of the July 1 demonstrations said last night they would broaden their focus on democracy to cover livelihood and human rights issues.

More than 40 members of the Civil Human Rights Front held a six-hour meeting yesterday to review their work and future agenda.

22 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

July 1 march organiser sticks with 21,000 tally

The organiser of the July 1 march sees no need to revise its estimated turnout of 21,000, despite discontent from marchers who said it was inaccurate.

Civil Human Rights Front convenor Chong Yiu-kwong admitted the way the figure was announced had been unsatisfactory but stood firm on the figure itself.

5 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Call to disband EOC investigation panel

The Civil Human Rights Front yesterday called for the independent panel investigating the Equal Opportunities Commission scandal to be disbanded for lacking independence, transparency and power.

Chong Yiu-kwong, convenor of the front's Human Rights Commission Taskforce, said only a Legislative Council select committee could do the work of investigating the EOC incidents.

17 Aug 2004 - 12:00am