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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Good governance key to maintaining democracy in Pakistan

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 05:06am by SCMP Editorial

    ... that plagued previous administrations persist. Charismatic politicians have mobilised thousands of supporters to oust the leader; some citizens are even asking for the army to seize control ... killing of 14 supporters at his Lahore office. If the unrest escalates, there is every chance of the army taking control and imposing a curfew or martial law. Another military takeover would ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 05:06am by LETTERS

    ... On thousands joining Occupy Central leaders to protest against Beijing's decision to tightly control future elections: Steve Culpan- Unfortunately I don't see this ending well and rather than increasing democracy, I can see that the end effect can only be the opposite as they are directly challenging Beijing's rule (which let's be honest does actually own Hong ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Speed enforcement cameras already in place on Lantau road

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 05:06am by LETTERS

    ... Action needed to stop deaths from speeding ", August 15) and Karina O'Carroll (" Speed controls needed now on Sai Kung roads ", August 16), on traffic issues in South Lantau ... enforcement cameras. Regarding other speed control measures like road humps, usually they are only suitable on private access roads for reducing vehicle speed to below 20 km/h. For vehicles travelling ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A blow for Hong Kong, a lost opportunity for China's democratic progress

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:17am by STEPHEN YOUNG

    ... even to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, that popular sovereignty has any role in its area of control. This decision is shortsighted in a number of aspects. First, it runs contrary ...

  5. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Retire these amateurish efforts at pension reform

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 02:33pm by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Means testing is exactly the means by which money would go to those who truly need it Clumsy effort sets back pension reform "I've done all I can. This is it. I have put my heart and mind into writing this report. Of course I hope the government will take the suggestions made within, but I have no control over whether they will or not." Professor ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Land prices in Beijing cool despite government’s best efforts

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 12:28pm by Langi Chiang

    ... correction in the second half will exceed the extent seen in the first half TAN HUAJIE, CHINA VANKE The winning bidder happens to be a state firm controlled by Beijing's Xicheng district ...

  7. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Party's over for state-firm fat cats

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 07:14am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei xiangwei.wang@scmp.com Pay reductions for bosses at government-controlled companies signal start of bigger reforms down the roadfor the ventures Party's over for state-firm fat cats When Xi Jinping came to power in November 2012, his vows to crack down on corruption and pursue far-reaching economic reforms were greeted with widespread scepticism and cynicism ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    It's an old problem … how will we fund a universal pension?

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Tammy Tam

    ... to a car speeding out of control that would crash and kill everyone. Seventeen years after the handover, Hong Kong remains one of the wealthiest cities in the world, with financial reserves of more ...

  9. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Rumbling PLA carriers in Hong Kong set minds rolling

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by George Chen

    ... Army armoured personnel carriers- with guns mounted on turrets- were seen moving through the busy streets of Jordan and Yau Ma Tei on Thursday, according to media reports. Videos and pictures ...

  10. Business - Comment - THE VIEW

    Fight against universal suffrage is all about money

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by Peter Guy

    ... of the rich and famous. At last, someone influential explained that Hong Kong and Beijing's struggle was not for democratic principles or process, but for who had the right to control Hong ... to protect the interests of the business community in the city. "They control the destiny of the economy of Hong Kong. If we ignore their interest, Hong Kong capitalism will stop." Hong ...




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