Lee Wing

C.Y. accused of hiding behind rhetoric

Leung Chun-ying can't get away with relying on smart rhetoric forever, lawmakers and academics said after the new chief executive failed to impress on his debut question-and-answer session with lawmakers.

Tuesday, 17 July, 2012, 12:00am

Keeping them off the streets

Joseph Lee fears two of his six children would have ended up on the streets without the help of the St James' Settlement charity's programme to provide learning and food assistance to deprived families in Sham Shui Po.

Lee used to work in the catering industry but quit his job more than a year ago because he was not happy with the way his wife ran the family.

7 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Hospital accepts responsibility for scalded baby's future, father says

Princess Margaret Hospital has promised it will be responsible for any problems arising during the development of a baby who was badly scalded while being bathed, the boy's father said yesterday.

He said the promise was made verbally during a meeting with the hospital's chief executive, Dr Nancy Tung Sau-ying.

28 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

We did not take bribes: Democrats

Democrats who were reportedly on a blacklist yesterday insisted they were not bribed nor were they being controlled by mainland officials, while chairman Lee Wing-tat said a blacklist did not exist.

26 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Democrats to probe 'mainland infiltrators'

Large sums offered to two members; mystery rise in requests to join party

Democratic Party chiefs have launched emergency action to find out if the party is being infiltrated by mainland interests.

17 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Leadership lacking in James To scandal

Democratic Party chief Lee Wing-tat has admitted there is a price to pay for backing scandal-stricken James To Kun-sun - but forcing him to quit the Legislative Council might be more damaging.

'There is no perfect decision. We can't guess the price to pay for doing it in either way,' Mr Lee said.

23 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Democrat leaders won't resign over rent affair

Democratic Party chief Lee Wing-tat yesterday dismissed suggestions the party leadership should resign en masse to assume responsibility for the rent scandal involving legislator James To Kun-sun.

11 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Officials oppose push by Democrat to enshrine museums' opening days in law

A proposal to force museums to open every day except Tuesday and the first and second days of the Lunar New Year was rejected yesterday.

Officials said the proposal, by Democrat legislator Lee Wing-tat, was inflexible and would weaken the power of museum managers.

9 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Ma On Shan wrangle sparks further anger

The row over the Housing Department's troubled Ma On Shan development has continued with the building committee and contractor representatives both angry about the way the dispute over piling methods was handled.

And the department's technical adviser stoked the controversy, saying a different piling method could be chosen if contractors offered a cheaper option.

6 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Rebel in row over housing forum ban

THE Housing Authority has banned member Lee Wing-tat from public consultative forums because he refuses to toe the line, it has emerged.

Authority officials said Mr Lee's defiant views might have given rise to embarrassment and interrupt the 'normal exchange of views' with the public.

7 Feb 1996 - 12:00am

Shadow power feared

DEMOCRATIC Party legislator Lee Wing-tat said the four points of understanding between the two foreign secretaries provided a framework for Sino-British co-operation in the coming 20 months.

But the agreement failed to dispel doubts over whether the preparatory committee, to be set up early next year, will be a shadow power centre in Hong Kong.

4 Oct 1995 - 12:00am

Police holiday delays arrest

THE arrest of a New Territories villager accused of punching legislator Lee Wing-tat outside the Legislative Council chamber last month has been delayed because the police investigator in charge of the case has gone on holiday.

22 Apr 1994 - 12:00am