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Health chief to visit Beijing

Secretary for Food & Health Dr Ko Wing-man will attend the signing ceremony for a co-operation agreement between the Food & Health Bureau and the Ministry of Agriculture on veterinary matters in Beijing tomorrow.   Dr Ko will return to Hong Kong tomorrow night. Full News here – news.gov.hk – News Ticker

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Martin Lee offers ‘creative’ plan to resolve chief executive poll impasse

Democratic Party elder Martin Lee Chu-ming has suggested a solution to the deadlock over the 2017 chief executive election that he says would respect the power of the nominating committee while leaving the door open for a pan-democrat candidate. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Legco chief Jasper Tsang rules out ‘Long Hair’ amendments to budget

Tsang rejected 957 of the 1,507 amendments put forward by League of Social Democrats chairman “Long Hair” Leung Kwok-hung, dismissing most as “frivolous or meaningless”. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Finance chief warns lengthy budget filibuster will harm public services

Public services may be affected from the beginning of June if lawmakers filibuster for too long, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah warned today as the Legislative Council began budget deliberations. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Henry Tang urges realistic proposal for 2017 chief executive election

Beaten chief executive hopeful Henry Tang Ying-yen has warned Hongkongers to expect a “tightly regulated” election in 2017 as he put forward electoral reform proposals he said were more “conservative” than he truly wanted. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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A long road to a pan-democratic chief executive for Hong Kong

From central Europe to the Baltic states, post-Soviet satellites that have made the successful transition to full democracy have continued political reform and tinker with their election systems. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Suspended cardiologist Yu Cheuk-man appeals to chief executive to review his case

A veteran cardiologist who was suspended from surgical work last year has lodged a written appeal to the highest echelons of government to “uphold procedural justice” and to place him back behind the knife. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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‘Housing for Hongkongers’ scheme may be wound down: Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying

A scheme to provide housing exclusively for Hongkongers could be wound down – at least for now – Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has suggested. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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H7N9 cases to decline: Health chief

Secretary for Food & Health Dr Ko Wing-man says the threat from H7N9 will decrease as temperatures rise, but the Government will stay vigilant.   Briefing reporters today, Dr Ko said H7N9 cases have decreased since Mainland authorities adopted preventive measures, and added he hoped the contingency plan for local chicken sales would not have to […]

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Chief executive denies he’s preparing for re-election

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying and his top aides have brushed off rumours that he has set up a re-election office to prepare for the next poll in 2017. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Security chief visits Tai Po

Secretary for Security TK Lai visited Tai Po today to meet young participants in an anti-drug project, and learn about the district’s anti-drug and anti-crime work.   Mr Lai met with youth members of the “Be-Pe Cheerer” Community Sports Scheme, which helps youngsters fight drugs and crime through sports training, mentoring programmes, and a medical […]

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You can’t buy popularity, says chief pollster

Money can’t buy popularity, despite what some members of the business sector believe, the chief pollster for the University of Hong Kong says. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Environment chief opens green exhibition

Secretary for the Environment KS Wong today led a delegation to open the 2014 Macau International Environmental Co-operation Forum & Exhibition.   He toured the exhibition booths to see business opportunities brought by modern environmental technologies and green solutions for a sustainable city.   He met Macau’s Secretary for Transport & Public Works Lau Si-lo, […]

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I was framed, says businessman cleared of blackmailing ex-Sunpec chief

A businessman accused of teaming up with a follower of notorious gangster “Big Spender” Cheung Tze-keung to blackmail a chairman of a listed company and threatening to feed him to sharks walked free yesterday. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Almost half of Hong Kong’s doctors and dentists support right to nominate candidates in chief executive election

Almost half of Hong Kong’s doctors and dentists support allowing voters to put forward candidates for the chief executive election, according to a poll by the Hong Kong Medical Association. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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