Pamela Pak

Legislator sued over 'assassins' remark

Financial services legislator Chim Pui-chung is suing fellow lawmaker Wong Yuk-man for what he says were suggestions that Chim frequently employed assassins.

Saturday, 29 May, 2010, 12:00am

Quotes of the Week

I am against Raymond Wong [Yuk-man]'s tyranny and narcissism and uncivilised democracy. Just because of this point, I think people will support me

Former radio agony aunt Pamela Pak Wan-kam, who is running against Wong in the West Kowloon by-election

10 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Ex-agony aunt analyses Shanghai Disney affair

Much ink has been spilled over Mickey Mouse politics and economics since Shanghai made its long-expected announcement that it would build a Disneyland.

14 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Lawyer's tourism candidacy via private travel agency challenged

Questions have been asked about the eligibility of Paul Tse Wai-chun to contest the Legislative Council's tourism constituency after he admitted the business through which he gained his candidacy was neither profit-making nor for public use.

27 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Park celebrates lifestyle in style

Art lover Christine Park has expanded her gallery into a fully fledged lifestyle academy and she celebrated the development with a dinner at her Peak home on April 22.

2 May 2008 - 12:00am

Pamela Pak's horse forced out of the race

Socialite Pamela Pak Wan-kam's five-year-old racehorse Amiable has been made to retire from racing in Hong Kong by the Jockey Club a week after it failed to attract a single bidder in the club's auction.

Amiable was suspended from racing in August after Ms Pak was jailed for three months for tax evasion.

26 Dec 2001 - 12:00am

Pamela Pak in legal win

Las Vegas singer Brian Evans' suit against his former landlady, socialite Pamela Pak Wan-kam, has been dismissed.

Ms Pak's partner, lawyer Paul Tse Wai-chun, said he received the news in an e-mail from Mr Evans yesterday.

The case stemmed from negotiations for the sale of a Las Vegas property owned by Ms Pak to then-tenant Mr Evans.

9 Nov 2001 - 12:00am

Pampered coverage

I am dismayed by the press coverage of Pamela Pak Wan-kam's release from prison. If anyone in Hong Kong deserves coverage, it should be people who have lost their jobs, people who cannot find work or people who are being ill-treated by their employers due to the recent economic downturn.

PETER KAR YUN-LEE

Kowloon

27 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Pak in the news - again

In all my years of reading the South China Morning Post, this was the first time I have felt compelled to write expressing my opinion of Hong Kong's supposedly leading English newspaper. On October 23, the Post's lead picture story was Pamela Pak Wan-kam's release from prison.

25 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Pamela Pak for Chief Executive

I think it is time to consider Pamela Pak Wan-kam as Hong Kong's next Chief Executive. Who else could turn the tragedy of a prison sentence into such a media triumph? During her horrific 60 days of incarceration, she has managed to read a book, lose weight and brush up on her current affairs.

24 Oct 2001 - 12:00am

Pamela Pak 'suicide bid' a mix-up, says partner

Prison staff suspected jailed socialite Pamela Pak Wan-kam was trying to kill herself when they found her tangled in a blanket in a prison psychiatric centre, her solicitor boyfriend Paul Tse Wai-chun said yesterday.

Mr Tse said she had merely used the blanket to wrap around her leg because she was suffering cramp, but her actions were misunderstood by prison staff.

30 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Pamela Pak wants to return to her cell

Jailed socialite Pamela Pak Wan-kam wants to be returned to her prison cell without air-conditioning rather than stay in a cool, but lonely, prison psychiatric centre, boyfriend Paul Tse Wai-chun said yesterday.

29 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

'Lipstick is allowed, but only red.' - a Correctional Services Department spokesman on restrictions applying to female prisoners, including socialite Pamela Pak Wan-kam, jailed last week for tax evasion.

26 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Racehorse will be suspended

Pamela Pak's five-year-old racehorse Amiable will be suspended by the Hong Kong Jockey Club following the jailing of its owner.

Amiable, a gelding in the care of champion trainer Brian Kan Ping-chee, was one of the more successful horses in Hong Kong racing last season, winning four races and moving up from Class Five to Class Three.

25 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Tax-protest agony aunt collapses from hunger

AGONY aunt Pamela Pak Wan-kam spent last night in Ruttonjee Hospital after she collapsed outside Inland Revenue Tower on the fifth day of a hunger strike.

But the controversial radio host, protesting against the Government's decision to take her to court on tax-evasion charges, vowed to return today to continue the protest in defiance of her doctor's advice.

30 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

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