Politics

Gone with the wind

CE announces “retirement resignation” of DSMG head

The city’s Chief Executive (CE) Fernando Chui Sai On has accepted the resignation of the head of the Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau (DSMG), Fong Soi Kun, claiming that Fong had quit the positio

Presumptions and assumptions

The city’s Court of Final Appeal continued the criminal trial of former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng yesterday in a session that only lasted throughout the morning.

Coincidence time

Nephew of former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng removed from position at Public Prosecutor’s Office

The nephew of former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng was removed from his position with the Public Prosecutor’s Office two days after his uncle mentioned that he had received requests from two governm

Legislator’s sons fall foul of the law

The two sons of directly elected leg­islator Jose Pereira Coutinho have allegedly been involved in a drug bust and are currently under arrest, local news outlet MASTV reported.

Not in my name

Former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng claimed his subordinates signed and authorised most of the contracts mentioned in the accusations against him

Former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng claims his former subordinates signed and approved most of the 350 contracts included in the accusations against him in yesterday’s session.

Cleaning out

After concerns former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng was suffering from medical issues, the trial resumed on Friday, focusing mainly on 120 cleaning contracts authorised by the former top official ov

Former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng again denied having read the names or the amounts of the signed and authorised contracts allegedly awarded to front companies created by his associates, stating

CE visits Beijing

Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai On will visit Beijing on Wednesday to introduce the city’s 2017 Policy Address to the Central Government.

AL electoral law amendments pass final reading

The new law imposes stricter scrutiny on candidates’ political stances

To be qualified to run for a seat in next year’s Legislative Assembly election, candidates will have to declare their loyalty to the MSAR and that they will uphold the city’s Basic Law, apart from pay

Ho: ‘No knowledge about outsourcing of services’

Former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng again denied the accusations of approving projects for alleged syndicates

Former Prosecutor-general Ho Chio Meng said yesterday he has no knowledge of the ten shell companies - claimed by prosecutors to be related to him - using the 16th floor of the ‘Hotline’ building in N

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