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  1. Social welfare sector in line for $300m budget cut

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... yesterday. But the government source said there was no immediate plan to cut Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) payments further. The news provoked fierce criticism from welfare groups. Virginia Chan Choi-ying, assistant director of the Hong Kong Council of Social Service, which represents 290 non-governmental organisations, said the government was exposing their council members ...

  2. News - World - SWITZERLAND

    Exit extends assisted dying to elderly who are not terminally ill

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:38pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian Swiss group extends assisted dying to elderly A Swiss organisation that helps people take their own lives has voted to extend its services to elderly people who ... problems associated with old age the choice to end their life. Assisted dying is legal in Switzerland and technically even a healthy young person could use such services. But organisations involved ...

  3. News - China Insider - CENSORSHIP

    Outspoken commentator Li Chengpeng silenced on Chinese social media

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 02:18pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Chinese top internet portals have suspended the social media and blog accounts of Li Chengpeng, silencing one of China’s most outspoken political ... controversial social issues such as the death penalty, corruption and violent urban law enforcers. But as of Tuesday, Li’s microblogs and blogs on Sina and Tencent, which had more than seven million ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    No comprehensive measures to sort and separate waste in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:33am by LETTERS

    ... No comprehensive measures to sort and separate waste in HK The Environment Bureau is wrong to claim that Hong Kong's waste will be reduced by 40 per cent if it gets the HK$18 billion ... statistics from Taipei and Seoul where a 40 per cent reduction was achieved after waste charging took effect. But those cities put in place comprehensive measures to sort and separate waste before ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs

    If I only had … Assistant Editor Kylie Knott is talking Italian

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott, Assistant Editor, Culture … one place to spend a rainy afternoon it would be at Italian joint NOM in Central where the combination of brass and wood creates the perfect rustic vibe to kick back and chill. I'd grab a book- and a cosy window table- and spend an afternoon watching the world stroll by while tucking into a handmade black truffle pizza and sipping ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    HK$200,000 security review for legislature

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Joyce Ng

    ... "The consultancy firm will conduct a comprehensive review of the security issues that may arise in the building, including accidents, emergencies such as fire, and the spread of communicable ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com HK$200,000 security review for legislature The legislature has hired a consultancy to examine security at its premises in Admiralty, including such possibilities ...

  7. News - World - SECURITY

    Criminal drones, corporate armies: Think tank looks to security's future

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 06:32am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London The future of security involves cheaper technology and a lessening of the sense of national identity, a British think tank predicts Criminal drones, corporate armies Large multinational corporations could develop their own highly capable security forces. Criminals and terrorists will have access to increasingly cheap unmanned drones and space satellites. ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - CURRENCIES

    China Merchants Securities gets nod for commodities risk business in UK

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:04am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Commodities-risk nod for China Merchants UK unit Mainland investment bank China Merchants Securities says it has received British regulatory approval to broker listed derivatives as it aims to build up a commodities business in London's planned offshore yuan clearing hub. China Merchants Securities (UK) plans to initially offer commodities risk-management ...

  9. Aggressive, sustainable growth drives business prospects

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 05:31pm by Reports by Stacey Johnson, Christina Liedke and Jessica Ryan

    ... development business with high ideals of building a comprehensive township and becoming Indonesia's premier industry, commercial and residential-based urban development. As part of the reputable ... of the country's residential and commercial property landscape, comprehensive experience and far-reaching network, Lippo Cikarang land developed into one of the region's biggest economic drivers. ...

  10. Tokai Tokyo strengthens platform through innovative alliances

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 12:49pm by Reports by Stacey Johnson, Christina Liedke and Jessica Ryan

    ... years' experience and an intimate knowledge of the securities industry, Tokai Tokyo Financial Group is the partner of choice for those seeking to diversify their financial assets and invest in the re-energised stock market of the world's third-largest economy. "The securities market is favourable now, offering more upside potential and near-term opportunities to investors," says ...




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