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Tung Chee-Chen

Tung shows why he's still a big star

Two-and-a-half years after he stepped down as chief executive, Tung Chee-hwa is back in the public eye, this time as the host of a television documentary.

Friday, 21 December, 2007, 12:00am

Tung bows to doctor and stops tai chi

Former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa has been forced to abandon his daily tai chi workout on doctor's orders.

He says he has given up the exercise, which for years formed part of his daily routine before he took a bath and had his breakfast.

7 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

C.C. Tung wins top business award

The Tung family-owned Orient Overseas (International) is sailing its way to record earnings this year, according to its chairman Tung Chee-chen, who yesterday was named the DHL/SCMP Business Person of the Year.

3 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

HK and Shenzhen urged to co-operate

Hong Kong and Shenzhen have been urged to set aside individual ambitions and create a single, integrated trade transport hub to serve the south China region.

19 May 2004 - 12:00am

How the mighty have stumbled

A die-hard fan of the Liverpool soccer team for over four decades, Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa's discourse this week on its decline makes for worrying reading, not about soccer per se but the future of Hong Kong.

2 Aug 2003 - 12:00am

POLYU HONOURS FOUR WITH DOCTORATES

Polytechnic University has conferred honorary doctorates on the Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology, Henry Tang Ying-yen; businessman Tung Chee-chen; Education Commission chief Rosanna Wong Yick-ming, and Chinese Vice-Minister of Education Zhou Ji this week. About 7,800 graduates attended PolyU's convocation.

30 Nov 2002 - 12:00am

Tung still to decide if he will attend September 11 service

Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has still not decided if he will accept an invitation to attend a commemoration in Hong Kong marking the first anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks in the United States.

3 Sep 2002 - 12:00am

Unique opportunity must be grasped

I refer to the letter from Harry Q. Z. Chen headlined 'Special visa would take jobs from locals' (South China Morning Post, December 31), replying to my letter of December 20.

5 Jan 2002 - 12:00am

OOIL builds on Asian exports for first-half turnaround

Orient Overseas International Ltd (OOIL) saw a turnaround in the first half to June 30, with earnings rising to US$22.6 million amid global trade and cargo transport growth, against a US$1.5 million loss last year.

19 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Thank you Mr Tung

Next time you hear someone criticising our Chief Executive, simply ask that person what he would have done if he were Tung Chee-hwa and who he thinks could have done a better job for Hong Kong in this difficult period.

12 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Back your leader, Jiang tells tycoons

President Jiang Zemin and Premier Zhu Rongji yesterday called on a delegation of tycoons to support Tung Chee-hwa's Government.

The tycoons, including Cheung Kong Holdings' Li Ka-shing, Henderson Land chairman Lee Shau-kee, Sun Hung Kai Properties' Walter Kwok Ping-sheung and Wharf Holdings' Peter Woo Kwong-ching, are on a three-day visit organised by Beijing leaders.

24 Jun 2000 - 12:00am

School history display centre of attention

St Joseph's College was honoured by the Chief Executive at its 125th anniversary. Tung Chee-hwa officiated at the opening ceremony of the college's open day.

3 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Work hand in hand says Tung

Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has called on the community and organisations to work together to develop young people into confident and responsible individuals.

Mr Tung was speaking at a joint meeting of the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education, the Commission on Youth, the Board of Education and the Social Welfare Advisory Committee.

1 Sep 1998 - 12:00am

Tung urges patriotic education for 'confused' youth

PATRIOTIC education is to be stepped up, says the Chief Executive.

Addressing a conference yesterday on youth affairs, Tung Chee-hwa said the younger generation was lucky because it had not experienced war.

Young people's exposure to Chinese and Western culture had developed open-mindedness.

21 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Help sought for shipping

A shipping executive has urged governments in Asia to support liner shipping companies by providing better logistics services so that these firms can retain their competitiveness.

7 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

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