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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Little hope for progress without visionary politicians

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com MY TAKE Little hope for progress without vision As a Cantonese saying goes, rice cooked by the aunt next door is always tastier. That may be why people always ... In Hong Kong and Shenzhen, the powers that be usually single out Singapore. There are many similarities and its "executive-led" government can only make our government salivate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1090720/little-hope-progress-without-visionary-politicians
  2. MTR's mis-carriage of justice

    Posted Aug 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... The Mass Transit Rail seems to have taken a few lessons from Singapore and is bent on making us all well-behaved little boys and girls. It turns out the $2,000 fine for rushing at train doors when they are closing is just the tip of the iceberg. There are in fact 42 offences - a complete exercise in Pavlovian behavioural modifications - under MTR bylaws, each punishable ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/425583/mtrs-mis-carriage-justice
  3. Sex may be only twice a week and unadventurous, but HK is happy

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Hongkongers have sex infrequently and are among the least sexually adventurous, yet most of them are happy with their love lives, condom-maker Durex's annual world sex survey shows. The average Hongkonger has sex 103 times a year, fourth from the bottom but still higher than Sweden (102), Malaysia (100) and Singapore (96). All the other 30 countries surveyed rated higher than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428972/sex-may-be-only-twice-week-and-unadventurous-hk-happy
  4. Windows rival wins official backing

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... HK follows mainland in promoting Linux computer system A year after the mainland declared support for the Linux computer operating system, the Hong Kong government has launched its own campaign to promote its adoption by business and the public sector. The campaign mirrors government-backed Linux promotions in Australia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, India ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428212/windows-rival-wins-official-backing
  5. Linux wins official backing in HK

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A year after the mainland declared support for the Linux computer operating system, the Hong Kong government has launched its own campaign to promote its adoption by business and the public sector. The campaign mirrors government-backed Linux promotions in Australia, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, India and the Philippines. Unlike the proprietary Microsoft Windows ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/428224/linux-wins-official-backing-hk
  6. Immersing yourself in your job can be lethal

    Posted Oct 04th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... or no experience with deadly microbes and often take a cavalier attitude towards lab infection control. This has already happened. A 27-year-old doctoral student in Singapore came down with Sars last month ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/429988/immersing-yourself-your-job-can-be-lethal
  7. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Hall of Uselessness, by Simon Leys

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo The Hall of Uselessness: Collected Essays by Simon Leys New York Review Books 4 stars Alex Lo The fox knows many things, according to Isaiah Berlin, but the hedgehog knows one big thing. If so, Pierre Ryckmans, better known to the reading public as Simon Leys, is a rare hybrid. He knows one really big thing, China, but judging by this eclectic collection of essays spanning ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1313796/book-review-hall-uselessness-simon-leys
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    No Darkness at Noon in Jinan

    Posted Aug 24th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com No Darkness at Noon in Jinan Communist parties seem to have a weakness for show trials. The most famous of these were the Moscow trials, which provided the backdrop to Arthur Koestler's powerful novel Darkness at Noon . I was reminded of it while watching the Bo Xilai trial. You can call it an open trial because millions of Chinese citizens can ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1299043/no-darkness-noon-jinan
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Obama's NSA reforms vindicate Edward Snowden

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Snowden vindicated by NSA reforms The line between hero and traitor is a thin one indeed. Edward Snowden has been called both. But if there is any doubt about the value of his actions and the positive changes he has achieved, just read the news that US President Barack Obama has authorised the first public reform of surveillance programmes since ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1296248/obamas-nsa-reforms-vindicate-edward-snowden
  10. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: Wealth and Power

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-First Century by Orville Schell and John Delury Random House 4 stars Alex Lo How you understand and translate the Chinese phrase zhongguo says much about what you think about China, and the presuppositions and biases you entertain about it. Quite simply, it means "China". But if you analyse the two ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1295492/book-review-wealth-and-power

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