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Shipment of illegal ivory seized in Hong Kong. Photo: EPA

On the government wondering what to do with the 16 tonnes of illegal ivory it has confiscated since 2008,  allegations of political interference at RTHK, and  hopes that relations between Beijing and the Vatican will improve under the new pope.

Wednesday, 20 March, 2013, 3:11am 1 comment

Handle broadcaster with care, RTHK's Tang is told

Voice of Loving Hong Kong protesters say Roy Tang wasn't interfering - he was just giving constructive advice to staff. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Exco convenor Lam Woon-kwong has weighed into the escalating row at RTHK, saying its broadcasting director Roy Tang Yun-kwong should exercise caution in his role as it is different from heading up other government departments.

18 Mar 2013 - 10:02am 2 comments

RTHK overseer denies revenge over clashes

Roy Tang Yun-kwong

Director of Broadcasting Roy Tang Yun-kwong allegedly decided not to promote acting assistant director of TV and corporate businesses Forever Sze Wing-yuen to the job permanently after the pair clashed.

12 Mar 2013 - 4:47am 3 comments