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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time to get tough on repeat child-sex offenders with longer maximum term

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 03:11am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Get tough on repeat offenders A High Court judge has urged the Department of Justice to research overseas penalties for repeat sexual offenders. She was dealing with a case ... years was an insufficient maximum in the case of a 35-year-old man who admitted indecently assaulting an 11-year-old girl- his fifth conviction for similar offences. In the latest case the judge ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Zhou Yongkang aide's corruption case linked to state oil giant CNPC

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 04:22pm by Andrea Chen

    ... been sacked since August amid President Xi Jinping's campaign against corruption. The central authorities late last month began briefing officials on the findings of the corruption case ...

  3. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Case for downsizing at ICAC as job gets smaller

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:34am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp If fight against corruption has been won, or alternatively the agency fails to fulfil its role effectively, there is no need for such a big organisation Case ... a few years ago of some ICAC officers caught coaching a witness. Let's also not forget the case of the investigator who lost it in public when sacked for being too close to underworld ...

  4. Property - Hong Kong & China - CHINA

    Wenzhou a case study of a property market taken over by speculators

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 05:10am by Langi Chiang

    ... Langi Chiang langi.chiang@scmp.com Slide of the city's embattled property sector provides policymakers with a sobering view of what can happen when speculators take control Wenzhou a study of a market in mayhem The mainland coastal city of Wenzhou is a sobering case study of what happens when home prices fluctuate out of control, and why it is necessary to crack down ...

  5. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Ex-Singapore official guilty in the case of non-existent 8,000 pineapple tarts

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 10:58pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg The case of the non-existent 8,000 pineapple tarts Lim Cheng Hoe, Singapore's former chief of protocol at the Foreign Affairs Ministry, yesterday pleaded guilty to falsely ... public official. Lim oversaw ministerial and presidential trips and had worked at the ministry for 38 years. "This is not a case of momentary indiscretion," Kow said. "He should ...

  6. News - World - DISEASE

    Ebola virus that has caused dozens of deaths in Guinea is new strain

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 09:30pm by AP

    ... causes internal bleeding and organ failure and is fatal in 30 per cent to 90 per cent of cases, depending on the kind of strain. It spreads through direct contact with infected people, and some earlier cases have been linked to certain fruit bats that live in West Africa. There is no cure or vaccine, so containing the outbreak has focused on supportive care for those infected ...

  7. News - World - MOTORING

    General Motors seeks protection from legal claims for pre-2009 conduct

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:01pm by AP

    ... for conduct before its 2009 bankruptcy. The carmaker's strategy is in a motion filed for a federal court in Corpus Christi, Texas, and in other cases across the US that involve the defective ... federal courts decide if the case should be combined with other lawsuits. But GM says it's not asking to halt action on a motion to force GM to tell customers not to drive their cars ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Wu case drags on and on

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 01:37am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Those expecting the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants' case against former Hospital Authority chairman Anthony Wu Ting-yuk and two other defendants, ... The sanctions for offences are generally announced a month or so after the disciplinary tribunal's findings. But like everything in this case, this part of the process is likely to be protracted. ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Government yet to convince on its case for 2017 nomination process

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 06:26pm by Suzanne Pepper

    ... Suzanne Pepper Suzanne Pepper questions the limits set on nomination process for 2017 Yuen must make a better case, both in politics and the law Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung has argued in effect that only the existing Election Committee recast as a nominating committee will do for the 2017 chief executive election. Public participation, he said, would ...

  10. Business - China Business - DISTRIBUTION

    Fine wine merchant may not sell you all the cases you want

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 11:14am by TIFFANY AP

    ... to us, and they know what they drink. Some of them know more than I do," he says. "If someone says they want X cases of Lafite or Margaux, chances are we aren't going to supply it, ...




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