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Fanny Law Fan Chiu

It's inappropriate for C.Y. to comment, says top aide

It would be inappropriate for chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying to comment on the June 4 issue, his top aide said, after Leung shrugged off media questions about it at least four times yesterday.

Tuesday, 5 June, 2012, 12:00am

ICAC probe into 'Shanghai Boy' dinner called off

Graft-busters have called off an investigation into a pre-election dinner involving aides to the chief executive-elect and a controversial businessman known as 'Shanghai Boy', one of those who attended the dinner said last night.

26 May 2012 - 12:00am

Leung decries delaying tactics

Chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying stirred fresh controversy yesterday by suggesting that lawmakers are deliberately delaying passage of his government restructuring plan.

24 May 2012 - 12:00am

Time for leaders to listen

A restructuring will give government leaders more time to hit the streets and gauge the mood of the public to feed into their long-term plans, the chief executive-elect's top aide says.

The shake-up, to be put to lawmakers next week, will see the creation of two new policy bureaus, while the financial secretary and chief secretary will be given deputies.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

Political Animal

Too few votes spoil the NPC ballot

22 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

'People tend to dwell on negatives'

Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun yesterday expressed sorrow about allegations of government interference in the internal affairs of the Hong Kong Institute of Education.

During her first day of testimony, Mrs Law said that she had given the teacher training college more support than she had any other tertiary institution.

17 May 2007 - 12:00am

Lawmakers vote down new plan for classrooms

The rejection is a bid to save schools with falling enrolments

Legislators yesterday rejected the government's proposals for restructuring classes for the new senior secondary system.

Just four members of the Legislative Council's 11-member education panel voted at the meeting, which has stalled the plans put forward by the Education and Manpower Bureau last week.

13 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Keeping an eye on the weather

Sik Sik Yuen chairman Hsu Show-hoo steadies the arm of Permanent Secretary for Education and Manpower Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun as she peers through a telescope during yesterday' opening of a weather station in Tsuen Wan.

26 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Students urged to build on English festival

Students who took part in the English Festival 2005 have been encouraged to use the language in their daily lives.

About 20,000 students took part in various activities, with about 1.6 million people watching an accompanying television programme on Jade throughout the festival.

3 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Question of integrity

I am a former teacher in Hong Kong on a return visit. Like Jake van der Kamp ('Benevolent despotism is no vote winner', January 6), I was intrigued by Permanent Secretary for Education and Manpower Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun - a career civil servant - giving what he says is 'partisan political opinions' in a letter to youth.

12 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

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