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Hilton Cheong-Leen

Look at big picture and let Leung put new government structure in place

The Hong Kong Civic Association firmly supports the proposed new organisation structure of the government as envisaged by chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying, to be implemented on July 1 when the new administration takes over.

Friday, 18 May, 2012, 12:00am

Secret lies in the storytelling

With more than 25 years working in the design industry and about 30 annual reports generated through his design studio each year, Victor Cheong has built up a wealth of experience in determining what it takes to produce an award-winning annual report.

4 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Slice of Life

From the South China Morning Post this week in: 1981

A bomb attack on the Hong Kong headquarters of the Shell Oil Company in Central resulted in an office messenger being injured and debris scattered across a substantial portion of the 16th floor of Shell House in Queen's Road.

3 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Slice of Life

From the South China Morning Post this week in: 1979

Hong Kong's second airport could be built across the border on the mainland, Hilton Cheong-Leen proposed in the Legislative Council.

27 Mar 2007 - 12:00am


Traffic danger

K.M. Law, for the commissioner for transport, refers to metal grilles or bull bars attached to the fronts of vehicles ('Vehicle checks', December 25).

5 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Hilton Cheong-leen

The former chairman of the Urban Council and Legislative Councillor founded the Hong Kong Civic Association in 1954. It is Hong Kong's oldest political entity and he is still its chairman. Hilton Cheong-leen, 81, was instrumental in pushing for the nine years of compulsory schooling, which is taken for granted today.

28 Jul 2003 - 12:00am

Cordial exchange of views better than confrontation

Your editorial of September 29 makes a call for more dialogue and less confrontational language between the new Catholic leadership here and the Hong Kong government.

6 Oct 2002 - 12:00am

Looking forward to bright future

We in Hong Kong should share the confidence of British Foreign Secretary Jack Straw, in the future of the SAR.

24 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Area committees can help with problem

The Hong Kong Civic Association supports the suggestion of the Police Commissioner on the 'need to mobilise support from the whole community' on the serious suicide problem that we now have in Hong Kong (South China Morning Post, April 22).

23 Apr 2002 - 12:00am

SAR can benefit from Beijing Games

Most Hong Kong people are jubilant that the International Olympic Committee has chosen Beijing to host the 2008 Olympic Games.

It is a first in China's long history, which will have a profound effect on the lives of the Chinese people, one-fifth of the earth's population.

21 Jul 2001 - 12:00am

Aberdeen has great deal of potential

I refer to the report headlined, 'Historic harbour's grand plan' (Sunday Morning Post, April 8) on the $2.14 million focus study on Aberdeen Harbour which has just begun.

22 Apr 2001 - 12:00am

First we take Shanghai, then the world

IN BOTH The Joy Luck Club and Romeo Must Die , Russell Wong plays smooth, sinister types, wildly attractive characters who turn out to be quite deadly, or very mean.

In his non-celluloid life, Wong is a novice fashion designer who is trading on his screen image to help sell a new line of men's clothes.

8 Dec 2000 - 12:00am

Government must help ease plight of jobless

The Hong Kong Civic Association supports the call by Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa at his question-and-answer session with the Provisional Legislative Council, for the community to unite together to weather the economic storm that has swept over Asia.

30 Jan 1998 - 12:00am

Early China visit needed

I read in your newspaper that the new US Secretary of State, Madeleine Albright, told CNN that the US relationship with China is 'one of the key relationships as we move into the 21st century'. She is no doubt reflecting the views of the US President.

3 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Visiting playwright casts around for Madam Mao

IN town on a business visit is Reginald Cheong-Leen, playwright son of former Urban Council chairman Hilton Cheong-Leen and brother of the effervescent Flora.

Although a fashion trader based in New York by profession, much of Reginald's time these days is taken up with his stage pursuits.

21 Apr 1994 - 12:00am