Henry Fok

Henry Fok's grandson ties knot with diving queen Guo Jingjing in HK$15 million wedding

Guo Jingjing and Kenneth Fok share a special moment during the ceremony at the Fok family mansion in Pok Fu Lam. Photo: SCMP

It must be a contender for wedding of the year - China's retired Olympic diving queen married a tycoon's grandson yesterday under a cloud of paparazzi sitting aloft on cranes.

Friday, 9 November, 2012, 1:36pm 2 comments

Cross-border sailing expected to start soon between Hong Kong and Chinese waters

Ian Fok (second right), a Guangzhou marina operator, hopes private vessels can soon sail between Hong Kong and Nansha freely. Photo: Edward Wong

A Hong Kong businessman operating a marina in a pilot development zone in Guangzhou expects a cross-border sailing scheme for private vessels suggested by Guangdong authorities to take effect soon.

Ian Fok Chun-wan said he hoped power boats and yachts would soon be able to travel freely between Hong Kong and Nansha .

This is not possible now because of legal restrictions.

16 Aug 2012 - 5:04am

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15 Aug 2012 - 11:03pm

Legal fight finally over as Foks sign settlement

Family members of the late Henry Fok Ying-tung, who have been split over the tycoon's multibillion-dollar estate, finally signed an out-of-court agreement yesterday ending all legal actions between them.

Benjamin Fok Chun-yue, who initiated the court fight, had asked the court to remove his elder brother Ian Fok Chun-wan, and an aunt, as executors of the estate.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

Squabbling Fok sons reach deal on his estate

The sons of late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung have reached an agreement 'in principle' to settle a legal battle over their father's multibillion-dollar estate out of court, the Court of First Instance heard yesterday.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:56pm

Fok sons ask for time in battle over legacy

The sons of the late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung, at loggerheads over their father's extensive estate, will tell the Court of First Instance today whether they have reached an out-of-court agreement.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:50pm

Hints of a deal on day one of battle for Fok fortune

The sons of late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung, who are in dispute over their father's multibillion-dollar estate, raised the possibility of a deal yesterday as the first of three lawsuits reached court.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:47pm

Timothy Fok 'not standing' in Legco vote

Controversial culture sector lawmaker Timothy Fok Tsun-ting is bringing the curtain down on his 14-year Legislative Council career, having decided not to stand for re-election, according to the singer Barbara Fei Ming-yee.

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Two divisive lawmakers out of the running

Two of the most controversial members of the Legislative Council will not seek re-election in September.

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Brothers'battlefor estate heats up

The family battle over the estate of late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung took another twist yesterday when one of his sons asked a court to throw out an attempt by his brother to remove him as a co-executor of the will.

Businessman Ian Fok Chun-wan has sought a stay of Benjamin Fok Chun-yue's application to remove him as an administrator of the estate.

30 May 2012 - 12:00am

Quick ruling urged on Fok brother's executor role

The estate of late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung had been in a 'deadlock' for five years and urgent action was needed to resolve the situation, a lawyer for one of the executors of his will told the High Court yesterday.

24 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Tycoon's son sues for dad's black book

In the latest twist to the fight over the wealth of Henry Fok Ying-tung, the late tycoon's third son is suing his elder brother Timothy Fok Tsun-ting for keeping a 'black book' containing their father's financial records.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Delegates offer bold plans for Nansha

Political advisers for Guangzhou have offered bold proposals on the role of a key provincial development project during a five-day annual session that ends today.

9 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

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5 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Ian Fok breaks his silence over legal battle

Ian Fok Chun-wan, second son of late tycoon Henry Fok Ying-tung, broke his silence yesterday over the lawsuit filed by his younger brother in a fight over their father's estate.

23 Dec 2011 - 12:00am