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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Time for a Bruce Lee museum

    Posted Jul 20th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Bruce Lee is without doubt Hong Kong's most famous son. The 40th anniversary today of the untimely death of the martial arts legend and movie star is being marked by fans around ... the coming 12 months, but what Hong Kong will still lack is a museum dedicated to his memory. It would be a fitting tribute to Lee if years of unfulfilled plans could finally get kick-started. ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ice Bucket Challenge is for charity... and politicking

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by SCMP Editorial

    ... the exercise. Meanwhile, Beijing-loyalist Leticia Lee See-yin called out media mogul Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang and the Civic Party's Claudia Mo Man-ching ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Lee Shau-kee's largesse can serve as inspiration to others

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 04:21am by SCMP Editorial

    ... go-between, tycoons and charities can contribute to society together. Lee Shau-kee deserves credit for his long commitment to charity. Like other property developers, the 84-year-old chairman ... As the land is held by his company, Lee made a personal donation of HK$107 million to the company to release the land for development; while the construction is to be financed by the government's ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    The legacy of Singapore's Lee Kuan Yew

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial The legacy of Lee Kuan Yew When Lee Kuan Yew became prime minister in 1959, Singapore, much like Hong Kong now, was self-governing, except in defence and foreign affairs; ... Elizabeth. Britain's second longest-serving monarch was, fittingly, among those who sent greetings to the world's longest-serving prime minister on his 90th birthday yesterday. Lee retired ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong loses an icon of finance with Lee Quo-wei's death

    Posted Aug 15th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Veteran banker Lee Quo-wei, who died last Saturday, aged 95, deserves the deepest respect for having played a pivotal role in shaping Hong Kong during one of its most difficult periods. His influence spanned banking and finance, education and politics. He has rightly been honoured as a great businessman and politician. Born into an influential family in 1918, Lee started as a cable ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Keep exploring Lee Shau-kee's offer of land for homes

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... gesture by property tycoon Lee Shau-kee to donate farmland to build flats for young buyers is a case in point. Although the government yesterday formally declined the offer, it opened the door for non-profit-making organisations to take over. It is good that Lee's generosity has been well received and is being explored further. Without being specific, development chief Paul Chan Mo-po said ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong needs professional, not 'patriotic', pollsters

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 04:02am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Kong were fair and useful. It's not clear why Peter Lee Ka-kit, a delegate to the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, decided to launch his attack last week during a meeting attended by Zhang Dejiang, one of seven members of the Politburo Standing Committee and chairman of the National People's Congress. The vice-chairman of billionaire Lee ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ang Lee's Oscar shows Asian cinema has come of age

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Asian cinema comes of age A story about an Indian boy cast away at sea accompanied by a starving tiger has cemented Ang Lee as one of the world's master film directors. ... was not a complete surprise, either. With Lee, Asian cinema has come of age. Based on the best-selling book of the same name, the movie exploited the most advanced visual technology to recreate a fantastic ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A flowering of Asian cinema

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... won the award), and Taiwan's Ang Lee has a string of honours to his name, among them this year's best director Academy Award. Asia has featured regularly at the top three ... at Berlin the previous year for Hong Kong entry Echoes of the Rainbow, and the Venice director's prize in 2002 for South Korean Lee Chang-dong for Oasis. Nor is Jia new to the winners' ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Clear vision on soft power

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... that this is an issue China must address to win positive acceptance of rising global power. Project director Bruce Stokes attributes reservations about China to its rapid rise. The next generation of foreign ...




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