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HK poised for 'era of greater accountability'

Hong Kong sports will be run in a more transparent, accountable and efficient framework when a new structure takes effect from next year.

This was the assurance given to SAR sports officials yesterday by the Secretary for Home Affairs, David Lan.

Friday, 20 August, 1999, 12:00am

HK poised for 'era of greater accountability'

Hong Kong sports will be run in a more transparent, accountable and efficient framework when a new structure takes effect from next year.

This was the assurance given to SAR sports officials yesterday by the Secretary for Home Affairs, David Lan.

20 Aug 1999 - 12:00am

SDB faces cash crunch if review panel extends list

The Sports Development Board (SDB) might be forced to draw deep into the Sports Institute's trust fund if it includes tenpin bowling and gymnastics in the final Focus Sports lineup.

The SDB on Thursday reinstated athletics as one of its 12 Focus Sports, with the review panel in the process of considering the cases for the two above-mentioned sports.

6 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

Ma says onus is on sports to prove body was wrong

Displaying courage under fire, the besieged Sports Development Board (SDB) said on the eve of an appeal hearing that it still stands by its recommendation to drop athletics and gymnastics from the Focus Sports category.

4 Feb 1999 - 12:00am

SDB under fire for 'breach of protocol'

Hong Kong chef de mission Pang Chung has accused Sports Development Board (SDB) officials of breaking protocol in trying to secure late accreditation for the East Asian Games.

Pang said yesterday he was shocked when he was approached by Games organisers who were questioning the legitimacy of accreditation requests for 'several' SDB staff.

14 May 1997 - 12:00am

SDB looking for an extra $12 million

The Sports Development Board is hoping for an extra $12 million from the Government to help finance the development programmes of various national associations.

It is understood that SDB officials will be listening to financial secretary Donald Tsang's budget speech today for signs of further funding.

12 Mar 1997 - 12:00am

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