Today afternoon, the former chief executive of the Hongkong Special Administrative Region, Donald Tsang is applying for bail pending appeal, access to the high court for approval.
Donald Tsang, the former chief executive of the Hongkong Special Administrative Region (SAR), was sentenced to 20 months in prison for misconduct in public officials, and subsequently, Mr Donald Tsang appealed against the charges. The high court today (24) afternoon hearing, allowing Donald Tsang to apply for bail pending appeal, was allowed to bail out in cash of $100 thousand.
72 year old Donald Tsang in February this year was convicted of misconduct of public officials, sentenced to prison for 20 months. He felt shortness of breath during the prison in Stanley Prison, escorted to the hospital for custodial ward Marie.
Donald Tsang, born in October 1944 in Hongkong. 1964 Hongkong China College Preparatory college. Master of public administration, Harvard University, 1981. The second and three chief executive of the Hongkong Special Administrative Region.
In 1967, he joined the British government in Hong Kong. He has held many important positions. The scope of the work mainly involved in finance, trade and so on. July 1, 1997, the first financial secretary of the government of the Hongkong special administrative region. May 2001 Chief Secretary for administration. In March 12, 2005, in accordance with the provisions of the basic law of the Hongkong, the chief executive officer of the Hongkong sar. In June 2005, he was elected by the second Chief Executive of the Hongkong Special Administrative Region and was appointed by the State Council for a term of June 30, 2007. March 25, 2007, elected in the third chief executive of the Hongkong special administrative region. April 2, 2007, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao signed the State Council decree 490th, appointed as chief executive of the Hongkong Special Administrative Region of People’s Republic of China, the term of office from July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2012.
Donald Tsang received an honorary doctorate from Chinese University Hong Kong and Hong Kong Polytech University. 2002 Hongkong SAR Bauhinia medal.
In February 22, 2017, the former chief executive, Donald Tsang, was sentenced to 20 months in the high court for being convicted of misconduct by public officials.