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    Buffett builds US$55b green pile as individual investors cut cash holdings

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 10:17am by James Saft

    ... positioned with his cash roll if it does than the small investors who are nearly as heavily invested as they have been this millennium. Reuters ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    John Tsang's modest spending cuts a wise measure

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:27am by SCMP Editorial

    ... such painful experiences may be distant memories for many, few departments will forget the steep cuts imposed by Tsang's predecessor at the turn of the millennium. The accumulative 5 per cent cut ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    For India, smart cities can wait

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 12:33pm by NEETA LAL

    ... the city to a watery mess year after year. On the skirts of New Delhi, another city, Gurgaon- touted as India's Millennium City- flaunts gleaming towers and spiffy malls. But civic woes point ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    South China Sea claimants must steel themselves against a more aggressive China

    Posted May 20th 2014, 06:40pm by SIMON TAY, NICHOLAS FANG

    ... respectively, chairman and executive director of the Singapore Institute of International Affairs. Both were part of a Singapore delegation that attended the 3rd Singapore-US strategic dialogue ...

  5. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Sydney's Opera House shows how Hong Kong can hit the high notes

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 03:07am by George Chen

    ... also known as the Millennium Olympic Games, announcing a brand new era for Sydney. In Hong Kong, our WKCD has apparently become over-budget and over-politicised, and is perhaps burdened ...

  6. Comment - Blogs

    Movie reviews: X-Men and Edge of Tomorrow

    Posted May 29th 2014, 01:28pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... Peters is spot on portraying a millennium kid: aloof, unmotivated but devilishly clever. The prison break he engineers is hands down the film’s best set piece, recalling the bullet-time spectacle ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Safe drinking water- an unfinished agenda

    Posted May 24th 2013, 06:03pm by NOELEEN HEYZER

    ... Between 1990 and 2010, more than 2 billion people around the world gained access to safe drinking water, which meant that we achieved that Millennium Development Goal (MDG) five years ahead ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Legal reforms in China needed to help service sector, improve social stability

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:21am by WINSTON MOK

    ... for the mainland, for which the rule of law is particularly important. In contrast to Hong Kong, which is ranked 3rd and 7th for investor protection and minority protection in the World Economic ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A world where no one goes hungry

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 05:01pm by José Graziano da Silva

    ... the Millennium Development Goal hunger target of reducing the proportion of undernourishment by half, to 12 per cent, by the target year 2015. But we mustn't stop there. We also need to lift ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Put an end to child marriage

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by ELA BHATT, DESMOND TUTU

    ... Today, we have the opportunity to enshrine such a global pledge to end child marriage. The Millennium Development Goals, the international targets set at the turn of the century, proved ...




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