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Starry Lee

A lawmaker's parochial attitude

In her Letter to Hong Kong, on October 28, on Radio 3, Starry Lee Wai-king of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, a member of the Executive Council, droned on about the political landscape.

Saturday, 3 November, 2012, 2:45am 2 comments

Starry Lee sidelined DAB veteran Lau Kong-wah for 'super seat'

Veteran politician Lau Kong-wah failed to become a "super seat" lawmaker apparently because his party colleague, Starry Lee Wai-king, took away many of his potential votes in the New Territories, a South China Morning Post analysis of the Legislative Council election showed.

14 Sep 2012 - 3:52am

Election Notebook

With the Legislative Council election campaign in full swing, the South China Morning Post resumes its Election Notebook, with our reporters providing insights into, and anecdotes about, city politics every Thursday between now and polling day

DAB makes light of copyright

15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm

Who said it?

It remains unknown whether the appointment is a plus or minus

DAB lawmaker Starry Lee Wai-king, on being made a member of Exco

The brother's arrest is the most symbolic sign yet of President Lee having become a lame duck

A commentator on the bribery charges facing the brother of South Korean President Lee Myung-bak (above)

12 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Starry Lee new DAB vice-chairwoman

Legislator Starry Lee Wai-king has become a vice-chairwoman of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, a sign that the leadership of the city's biggest political party is passing to a new generation.

The 37-year-old Kowloon West lawmaker was elected one of the four deputy leaders during the inaugural meeting of the DAB's new central committee.

20 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

In Brief

Five nominations for by-election

A total of five nominations have been received for the by-election in the Tai Wai constituency of Sha Tin district council. The Beijing-friendly Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and the Democratic Party each have a candidate in the race, while the other three are independents. The election is on March 29.

27 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

In Brief

Five nominations for by-election

A total of five nominations have been received for the by-election in the Tai Wai constituency of Sha Tin district council. The Beijing-friendly Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and the Democratic Party each have a candidate in the race, while the other three are independents. The election is on March 29.

27 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Billboards in dangerous condition, study finds

About 86 billboards in six densely populated districts are dangerous and might hurt pedestrians if they collapse, a study by the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong has found. Twenty-six billboards had been abandoned, lawmaker Starry Lee Wai-king said. She urged the Buildings Department to investigate. The department said it had to examine the study.

9 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Glum investors 'won't seek help'

Two-thirds of investors emotionally affected by the financial crisis do not intend to seek help, a survey has found.

The telephone poll by the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong found that the economic downturn had had an adverse emotional impact on 59 per cent of 349 investors.

15 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

Lesson in Legco survival for the class of 2008

The start of their four-year term might still be a week away, and it may not be a school term, but the legislature's freshmen learned yesterday that classroom rules of survival still apply: obey instructions and stick to your friends.

The lesson came at an orientation session held to introduce them to the Legco building and the rules and procedures that apply inside.

25 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

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