It turns out that a former political assistant of Michael Tien Puk-sun was a "spy" for the pan-democratic camp while he worked for Tien. No, I haven't been watching too many James Bond movies, nor do I have an overly vivid imagination.Friday, 7 June, 2013, 1:13am 1 comment
A tighter grip by mainland authorities on parallel traders tops the wish list of Hong Kong deputies to the national legislature and leading political advisory body. Tightening controls on traders, who take everything from baby formula to electronics from Hong Kong for resale across the border, will be among several proposals but forward by local delegates at the National People's Congress and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference plenary meetings.2 Mar 2013 - 3:52am
Pro-establishment lawmaker Michael Tien Puk-sun has criticised a prevailing "culture of capitulation" in the legislature, in which the opposition resorts to personal attacks and obstructionist tactics to derail government ideas.
Such behaviour was partly to blame for bringing development to a "virtual standstill".14 Jan 2013 - 4:21am
It's difficult to say whether the military is involved, but definitely his agenda suits the military and its historical control over power
Analyst Raza Rumi, on Pakistani religious scholar Tahirul Qadri's "Long March" rally
There seems to be a disturbing lack of civility towards office-holders and even fellow legislators14 Jan 2013 - 3:31am
Leung Chun-ying will focus on housing, poverty and other livelihood issues when he delivers his maiden policy address, according to DAB leader Tam Yiu-chung, who discussed the issue with the chief executive at a dinner last night.
But anyone expecting a handout is likely to be disappointed.14 Jan 2013 - 12:27pm 1 comment