Paul Tse Wai-chun

Deskbound workers can still take a dip - in Victoria Harbour, says CY Leung

Paul Tse told a press briefing he is "strongly against any violence in politics". Photo: Edward Wong

Those hoping to take a relaxing dip in the middle of Central, heart of the Pearl of the Orient, must have been disappointed when it was announced that the historic Central Market will not include a swimming pool after it is redeveloped.

Thursday, 6 June, 2013, 2:28pm

Hong Kong wins right to host 2016 International Mathematical Olympiad

Paul Tse Wai-chun. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong has won the bidding to host the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in 2016. The event is regarded as the championship mathematics competition for pre-university students.

17 Mar 2013 - 6:31am

Security chief faces heat over cross-border parallel traders

Parallel traders wait outside the Sheung Shui MTR station. Photo: Sam Tsang

Secretary for Security Lai Tung-kwok repeatedly dodged critical remarks in a Legco meeting as lawmakers expressed worries that the illegal traders are fuelling Hongkongers’ hatred of mainlanders.

7 May 2015 - 5:14pm

Liaison office influence unavoidable, says lawmaker Paul Tse Wai-chun

Legislator Paul Tse Wai-chun. Photo: Edward Wong

Influence from the central government's liaison office on Hong Kong affairs is "unavoidable", lawmaker Paul Tse Wai-chun has said.

His remark comes after controversy following his admission that Beijing had helped canvass votes for him during the Legislative Council ballot in September.

2 Jan 2013 - 4:00am

Beijing liaison office accused of breaking Hong Kong election law

Paul Tse Wai-chun

A row erupted yesterday over whether or not the central government's liaison office in Hong Kong broke the law when it helped independent candidate Paul Tse Wai-chun win one of the city's five new directly elected super seats.

1 Jan 2013 - 4:26am