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February 27, 2013

Lord Wei interview – Hong Kong Economic Journal

Lord Wei’s interview with Hong Kong Economic Journal was published 25 February 2013.


February 20, 2013

UK parliamentarians visit Hong Kong

Members of the All Party Parliamentary Group on China (APPCG) visited Hong Kong the week of February 18th 2013 on a visit sponsored by the Hong Kong government.


February 17, 2013

National Church and Social Action Survey Results Launch Event

On Valentine’s Day, February 14th, 2013, the 2012 National Church and Social Action Survey Results Launch Event was held in the Houses of Parliament.


February 15, 2013

Lord Wei speaks at LSE China Development Forum

On January 26th 2013, Lord Wei was one of the keynote speakers at the fourth annual LSE  China Development Forum. The all-day forum, centred around a theme of “China in Transiti...

February 14, 2013

Chinese New Year Downing Street Reception

On Tuesday 12th February, Lord Wei attended a reception at 10 Downing Street to celebrate the Chinese New Year.


January 25, 2013

APPG East Asian Business Top 50 Most Valuable Chinese Brands

On January 14th 2013, a reception, hosted by the All-Party Parliamentary Group for East Asian Business, was held in Parliament to showcase the Top 50 Most Valuable Chinese Brand...

November 15, 2012

Hong Kong Chief Secretary for Administration, Mrs Carrie Lam, visits London

Mrs Lam exchanges views with the Chairman of the All Party Parliamentary China Group (APPCG), Mr Richard Graham and the Chair of the Hong Kong Sub-group under APPCG, Lord Wei at...

June 29, 2012

Why we need a National Retirement Service

Ageing and retirement are transitions like many others in life, a source of stress but also of opportunity for people to plan and take more control if given the right support an...

February 16, 2012

Why citizens should be allowed to provide care not just professionals

              It is has been an eventful week, and a milestone in a campaign which I and a number of Parliamentarians, ably led by the dogged ...

January 29, 2012

Speech on social value: a nudge in the right direction

              I had the privilege of speaking in the Lords in a second reading debate on the Public Services (Social Value) Bill, which seeks ...