30 May 2015

By now, it's clear the passage in the Legislative Council of the government's electoral reform package is what scientists call a low-probability event.

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Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily “My Take” column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.
30 May 2015 - 5:24am
29 May 2015

Heads turn when big names enter the game. That was what happened at United Photovoltaics Group, which has seen its share price shoot up by 70 per cent in less than two months.

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29 May 2015 - 11:26pm
29 May 2015

This is the last time you'll see me in this space.

Michael Chugani is a Hong Kong-born American citizen who has worked for many years as a journalist in Hong Kong, the USA and London. Aside from being a South China Morning Post columnist he also hosts TVB’s Straight Talk show, a radio show and writes for two Chinese-language publications. He has published a number of books on politics which contain English and Chinese versions.
29 May 2015 - 1:43pm
29 May 2015

My column last Friday on Hong Kong’s appalling English standards sparked quite a debate on our...

Yonden Lhatoo is a Senior Editor at the South China Morning Post. He’s back to what he loves doing the most – writing – after working for nearly two decades as a television news anchor and editor.
29 May 2015 - 7:26pm
29 May 2015

It's time to send Professor Chan Ka-keung back to school.

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily “My Take” column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.
29 May 2015 - 8:28am
28 May 2015

A 67-year-old woman living on old-age allowance has turned to a pro-Beijing legislator as a last...

Ir. Albert Cheng is the founder of Digital Broadcasting Corporation Hong Kong Limited, a current affairs commentator and columnist. He was formerly a direct elected Hong Kong SAR Legislative Councillor. Mr Cheng was voted by Time Magazine in 1997 as one of "the 25 most influential people in new Hong Kong" and selected by Business Week in 1998 as one of "the 50 stars of Asia".  
28 May 2015 - 4:13pm
28 May 2015

Six global banks … will pay more than US$5.6 billion to settle allegations that they rigged...

28 May 2015 - 8:50am
28 May 2015

Is the IMF a Cassandra on Japan and Europe?

Nicholas Spiro is the managing director of Spiro Sovereign Strategy
28 May 2015 - 8:43am
28 May 2015

If there is a public relations practice for Leung Chun-ying that departs significantly from...

Alex Lo is a senior writer at the South China Morning Post. He writes editorials and the daily “My Take” column on page 2. He also edits the weekly science and technology page in Sunday Morning Post.
28 May 2015 - 2:38am
27 May 2015

Emerging economies have been bracing themselves for a rise in US interest rates.

Hu Shuli is editor-in-chief of Caixin Media Company, editor-in-chief of the weekly magazine Century Weekly, executive editor-in-chief of the monthly journal China Reform and dean of the School of Communication and Design at Sun Yat-sen University. She founded CAIJING magazine, a business and finance review, in 1998.
27 May 2015 - 12:14pm

Insight

Universities should stop promising an education they cannot deliver

Are universities selling people a bill of goods? Are they engaged in false advertising? If your answer is "Of course not!", this is for you.

29 May 2015 - 5:39pm

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