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  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, October 22, 2014

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:52am by LETTERS

    ... of property ownership, and of commerce and travel. The only freedom they lack is to elect their own chief executive who is free from the influence of Greater China. This goal is unattainable for the simple reason Hong Kong is owned by China, which does not have a democratic system, and for many other legitimate political reasons. Unless these students want to start a revolution to overturn ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    How rural spending programmes became the growth area for graft

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 03:48am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Rural funds fertile ground for graft Public funds allocated to agriculture projects have become a "growth area" for corruption as China has invested heavily in rural regions over the past decade, recent anti-corruption investigations have found. Some 6,000 cases of rural spending fraud, totalling more than 2 billion yuan (HK$2.5 billion)- were ...

  3. Business - Commodities - ACQUISITIONS

    Brightoil eyes assets of oil firms leaving China

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 01:22am by Eric Ng

    ... on the mainland as they exit after losing operational control. The Shenzhen-based firm's new chief executive, Bruce Yung Pak-keung, said some of the talks were preliminary, while one case was more ... equivalent (boe). It currently has reserves of 40 million boe in two natural gas fields in northwest China. Brightoil chief financial officer Danny Tan Yih Lin said it and would-be partner CNOOC ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The little touches

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm

    ... in such cases. “We Thai people, when we take care of someone, we get really attached,” says Nong Faa, Margrit’s carer at Baan Kamlangchay. “We treat them like we would treat our own parents.” ... in Europe, but they make more physical and eye contact, and are taught to smile and talk more. “Whatever Victor tells me, I try to make him talk more about it,” Amporn says. “I never tell him he ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Chinese universities must wake up and modernise or be left further behind

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 04:06am by David Ho

    ... a love of learning Wake-up call Why haven't Chinese universities produced more world-class scholars and innovators? My first-hand experience in China points to three adverse factors: ... attempts to ensure Chinese universities are among the best in the world. In my time visiting academic institutions in China since 1971, I have been witness to dramatic changes that have taken place ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Don't compromise Hong Kong's basic principle of equality before the law

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 04:40pm by Surya Deva

    ... it can by no means be treated as broadly representative for a special administrative region of China in 2017. The nominating committee must be representative of Hong Kong people rather than ... Covenant on Civil and Political Rights. Leaving aside legal arguments, let us also not forget that poor people are poor not merely because of their birth. In most cases, they remain poor because ...


    Xi Jinping has ambition to push through sweeping changes in China

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:13am by Cary Huang

    ... change in China When President Xi Jinping officiates at today's celebration of the 65th anniversary of the founding of the people's republic, two other approaching events will no doubt loom in his mind. Top party officials gather this month for the Central Committee's fourth plenum, and next month Xi meets world leaders as China hosts the Asia-Pacific Economic ...

  8. Sport - Golf

    Els feeling easy as he soothes aching back

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 10:11pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... play-off. China's challenge will be led by Liang Wenchong, who said an eye should be kept on two of his countrymen Hu Mu and Gu Cuilin. "It is great to see these younger players coming ... with a silky swing- which was hardly the case last Sunday when he struggled to a poor one-over 71 in the final round at the Hong Kong Open and finished in a tie for fifth. "It feels good," ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Widely varying payouts for fatal accidents in cities, countryside spark outrage

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 04:31am by MANDY ZUO

    ... in China." It said rural areas, where the gap was narrower, should launch pilot programmes to unify compensation schemes. Xinhua also called for more respect for life in the handling of such cases ... receive 350,000 yuan (HK$442,000), but the amount would have been as much as 800,000 yuan if he had lived in the capital, China National Radio reported. The farmer had been working in Hangzhou ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Henry Steiner: the king of graphic design

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... in China. But it's clear that they're going to have to start making and selling their own products and, in that case, they will need to brand them to international standards. "This ... of familiar features). "That presented a challenge because if you don't have a pair of eyes looking up at you from your banknote, it's hard to feel a connection." Steiner's ...




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