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Elaine Chung

Councillor sorry for attack on director

Provisional Urban Councillor Joseph Chan Yuek-sut apologised yesterday for remarks he made about Urban Services Director Elaine Chung Lai-kwok.

He claimed his remarks had not been sexist.

Friday, 15 January, 1999, 12:00am

Headline-hitting Elaine Chung laments life in limelight

Urban Services director Elaine Chung Lai-kwok made an impassioned plea yesterday to be spared the political spotlight.

'I wish I could spend more time on the real business of serving the public and less time on political games,' she said after being embroiled in a series of controversies in the past year.

8 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Urban services 'may worsen'

Urban services could deteriorate due to a funding shortfall of nearly $4 billion, department director Elaine Chung Lai-kwok said yesterday.

The Urban Services Department had expected to receive $22.5 billion in rates for the three financial years to 1999-2000, but was only allocated $18.5 billion.

24 Feb 1998 - 12:00am

Hush as library change axed

Director Elaine Chung Lai-kwok's dream of a fresh design for the Central Library under construction in Causeway Bay was shattered yesterday when a Provisional Urban Council joint committee vetoed her proposal and censured her.

30 Jul 1997 - 12:00am