ESF board debates fee increasesTuesday, 21 May, 2013, 4:16am
Two politicians have been tipped to take up influential roles in the Liberal Party as it expands its leadership team with the addition of two vice-chairmanships next Monday.24 Apr 2013 - 2:04pm
Entertainment magnate Peter Lam Kin-ngok has pledged to use his star status to help attract visitors to Hong Kong in his new role as Tourism Board chairman. "I know I might have a conflict of interest," Lam, who takes over from James Tien Pei-chun next month, said yesterday. "But I will make good use of my position to recruit more people to promote our city, especially those from the entertainment sector."2 Mar 2013 - 3:52am
Entertainment magnate Peter Lam Kin-ngok has been appointed Tourism Board chairman as James Tien Pei-chun steps down from the position after six years. Lam's three-year term begins in April, ending the Liberal Party's domination of the top tourism job since 2001 - Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee and Tien each held the role for six years.23 Feb 2013 - 5:28am
The Tourism Board boss directly challenged the chief executive yesterday, questioning his suggestion that the city could be harmed by "blindly" welcoming more visitors. James Tien Pei-chun, the city's top promoter of tourism, made the comments at a press conference, where he estimated there would be 51.9 million visitors to the city this year - a 6.8 per cent increase on last year.20 Feb 2013 - 4:50am 6 comments
Legislator James Tien Pei-chun, in RTHK's Letter to Hong Kong, on January 20, urged our chief executive to look at "using imported labour specifically to build government public housing".30 Jan 2013 - 2:13am
Hong Kong could become "very dull" if the backlash against mainland tourists continues - and they might just spend their cash in Paris instead, the city's tourism chief warned yesterday.
Tourism Board chairman James Tien Pei-chun said it was "sandwiched" between rising anti-mainland sentiment and its mandate to promote tourism.29 Jan 2013 - 10:45am 55 comments
The racial laws were the worst fault of Mussolini as a leader, who in so many other ways did well
Silvio Berlusconi on the late Italian dictator
It was worth every moment
Manila street artist Carlos Celdran on a one-year jail sentence for performing acts "notoriously offensive to the feelings of the faithful"
29 Jan 2013 - 4:38am
The large turnout at Tuesday’s anti-government protest will weaken Beijing’s plan to have a strong chief executive re-elected in 2017, James Tien said on Wednesday.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Veteran politician Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee is poised to become the next chairwoman of the Liberal Party.
Lawmaker James Tien Pei-chun said the nominations for the party's election close on Saturday and a result is expected to be announced the same day.13 Dec 2012 - 4:23am