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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Little incentive to conserve water

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 05:43am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of pay-as-you-draw scheme, even though we use considerably less water than the ceiling allowed under the deal. Whether we should renew an agreement that guarantees more than necessary is debatable. It has ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Bar Association slams Occupy Central for flouting injunctions to clear streets

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 04:12am by Emily Tsang, Lai Ying-kit and Joyce Ng

    ... "overstepped the mark", it added. Benny Tai Yiu-ting, an Occupy co-organiser and a legal academic, said he respected the Bar's view. Debate was needed on how to strike a balance between ...

  3. A spirited team effort

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei In another second-round debate on the same motion, China Holiness Church Living Spirit College edged out Po Leung Kuk Wu Chung College, thanks to their better presentation skills and strong rebuttals. The winner took the negative side in the debate held on April 19 at Wu Chung College. Adjudicator Clare Hutton, a native English teacher at Sha Tin Government ...

  4. News - World

    Vatican no longer 'welcoming' gay worshippers but 'providing for' them

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 03:46am by AP

    ... Associated Press The Vatican is watering down a ground-breaking overture to gays which was initially entitled "Welcoming homosexuals" but has now become "Providing for homosexual persons". After a draft report by bishops debating family issues came under criticism from many conservative English-speaking bishops, the Vatican released a new English translation. ...

  5. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    Climate change takes on more urgent tone

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:42pm by PATRICK LOW

    ... It will benefit future generations. It takes real statesmanship to think beyond party and election cycle. Third, an equity issue underlies the entire debate. Some of the biggest polluters are emerging ... attributable to care-free development in today's industrial economies. Fourth, uncertainty about the true nature of global warming and its consequences opens up a new front for debating whether ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Rise in housing prices renews debate on affordability

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 01:31am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito peggy.sito@scmp.com Analysts say household affordability not the reason for higher property values but rather the imbalance between supply and demand Price rise renews debate on wealth Housing affordability is back in focus as property prices in the city show signs of picking up. According to BNP Paribas, indicators of housing affordability are stretched as household ...

  7. News - China Digest

    The Post's daily China news round-up- October 30, 2014

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 08:30am

    ... economy spreads in North Korea |Source: Daily NK Society Uygur blockbuster 'Money on the Road' |Source; Art of Life in Chinese Central Asia China's constitutionalism debate |Source: ...

  8. Heritage debate brings out the best

    Posted Dec 11th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... Wong Yat-hei Stewards Pooi Kei College knocked out defending champions TWGHs Kap Yan Directors' College after a tough battle in the sixth round of the Nesta-SCMP Inter-school Debating Competition. The debate was held at Kwok Tak Seng Catholic Secondary School on December 1. The motion was: Hong Kong is taking care of its tangible cultural heritage. Both schools used government ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Credit police for showing restraint

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 05:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Credit police for showing restraint Whenever a campaign over an issue that divides society has spilled onto the streets in mass action, it has led to debate whether the police response is proportionate and appropriate. With the troubles on our city's streets now in their fifth week, police find it difficult to strike a balance between free speech and public ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: trouble on Mao Zedong Street

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by UFRIEDA HO

    ... Ufrieda Ho Ufrieda Ho in Pretoria Trouble on Mao Zedong street When Mao Zedong's name popped up in a Pretoria municipality "name bank" debate, the politicians present must ... to select the name." The debate ended as it started- a fait accompli. Mao's name was added to the word bank the city draws on to name and rename buildings, facilities and streets. ...




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