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Daniel Heung

Tsang leaves legacy of love of the high life

A wave of scandals in his final days in office mean Hongkongers are likely to remember Donald Tsang Yam-kuen as a chief executive whose love of the high life led him to accept lifts on tycoons' yachts and planes, set up a cheap deal to rent a Shenzhen penthouse and take a

Friday, 1 June, 2012, 12:00am

More time needed on land misuse inquiry

A Legislative Council committee is still working on a report about rural leader Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei's unauthorised conversion of a warehouse on government land into a luxury villa.

Sources familiar with the Public Accounts Committee's deliberations said legislators needed more information and were not yet ready to consider what recommendations to make.

24 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Rural body vows support for Tsang

But members of the Heung Yee Kuk are still seeking better ways to address problems facing rural communities

Members of the Heung Yee Kuk pledged their support for Donald Tsang Yam-kuen as chief executive yesterday but continued to call for more efficient ways of addressing the problems facing rural communities.

9 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Daniel Heung land-row decision likely next month

The public will learn by the end of next month if the Audit Commission will undertake a full investigation into the illegal land-use scandal involving Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei, the former chairman of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education.

10 Sep 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

Daniel Heung apologises for failing to make grade

26 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Tsang is accused of dodging controversies

Donald Tsang Yam-kuen was yesterday accused of distancing himself from political controversies while taking advantage of other incidents to boost his popularity.

Civic Party legislator Mandy Tam Heung-man said the chief executive still owed the public a clarification of his role in the land scandal surrounding his cousin, Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei.

21 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Nothing super about Daniel Heung's shed now

An excavator makes short work of restoring to its original condition a warehouse in Sha Tin converted into a residence by architect and civic leader Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei. Last week he gave up his home of 16 years - he moved out in 1999 after permission for residential use was refused - but denies misusing the land in Kwun Yam Shan.

17 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Daniel Heung may have to repay city

The government is considering seeking compensation from architect Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei, who resigned from a government advisory body after an illegal land-use scandal.

17 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Daniel Heung resigns from public posts over land row

Architect Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei - embroiled in a row over misuse of government land - has resigned from two public offices, including chairmanship of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education.

16 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Education successor is named

The government has moved quickly to replace Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei as head of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education.

Pang King-chee, the founding vice-president of the Hong Kong Institute of Education, was named to the post yesterday.

16 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Misuse of land to be investigated by Legco panel

Meeting on Lands Department's decision that saved civic leader up to HK$13 million will be impartial, says chairman

Legislators plan to hold a special meeting next month to investigate why the Lands Department allowed Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei, a cousin of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, to misuse a piece of government land for 23 years.

15 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Tsang's cousin faces land-use inquiry

Surveyor says he was undercharged HK$13m in rent; audit probe to focus on government departments

The Audit Commission will investigate the use of a piece of government land for which a surveyor estimates Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's cousin, Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei, has been undercharged more than HK$13 million in rent since 1983.

12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Answers needed on land-use scandal

In a city crying out for role models, architect Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei is a great disappointment. Almost a week after it was revealed he had improperly turned a warehouse on government land into his residence, he is still hanging on to the chairmanship of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education.

12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

QUOTES OF THE WEEK

'It is not my home any more. I still want to reside there if they allow it'

Daniel Heung Cheuk-kei, a cousin of Donald Tsang Yam-kuen and head of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education, after he was found to have turned a warehouse in Kwun Yam Shan into his private residence. He terminated the lease with the government three days later

12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Tsang's cousin ends land contract

Resignation from public duties being seen as a 'best outcome' for government

A cousin of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen yesterday terminated a contract he made with the administration to lease a site on government land in Sha Tin district.

10 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

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