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Green group complains about Yau's Europe trip

Wednesday, 18 July, 2012, 12:00am

Lai See

Green group complains about Yau's Europe trip

Edward Yau Tang-wah, the former secretary for the environment who now heads the chief executive's office, acquired some notoriety for doing little to improve the environment, but in the 60 months he was in the job managed to squeeze in some 59 overseas trips.

18 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Homage to corporate angels

The secretaries are back, thanks arguably to the hit US television drama Mad Men, which revolves around a New York advertising agency in the 1960s replete with the period's misogyny and political incorrectness.

19 May 2012 - 12:00am

Political assistants have pay slashed

Political assistants, who have long come under fire for failing to justify their generous salaries, will have their pay drastically cut in July in response to a public outcry, while ministers will get a pay rise of 8.1 per cent.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

3,000 public housing households 'overcrowded'

Some 3,000 'overcrowded' households live in public rental housing where they have living space of less than 5.5 square metres per person, Secretary for Housing Eva Cheng said in reply to a question in the Legislative Council.

10 May 2012 - 12:00am


Why 'Long Hair' felt he had no choice

According to Nigel Ng ('Legco jester reaps his just deserts', March 24), legislator Leung Kwok-hung, better known as 'Long Hair', deserves a two-month jail sentence for disrupting one of the so-called public forums on proposed changes to the by-election mechanism held at the Science Museum.

2 Apr 2012 - 12:00am