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  1. Business - Companies

    Xiaomi continues self defence after Apple slam

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 04:37pm by Doug Young

    ... Doug Young Hugo Barra's remarks in defense of criticism that his employer Xiaomi copies Apple's designs could mark the start of a longer-term war of words that could end in one or more lawsuits by Apple. A trans-Pacific war of words that began w ...

  2. Comment - Blogs - ice bucket challenge

    From splash to backlash: in defence of the ice bucket challenge

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 11:04am by Jason Y Ng

    ... Jason Y Ng By now you are justifiably sick of watching videos of friends and celebrities dumping icy water on themselves. Search the word #icebucketchallenge on Instagram and you will get over a million hits. The latest social media phenomenon, intended t ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Cost of keeping the dollar peg goes beyond defence

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by Philip Bowring

    ... all reserves to defence of a peg is sheer lunacy, particularly given that banking assets are 12 times those of the reserves. If an exchange rate is perceived to be wildly out of line ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Israeli raids on Hamas targets are acts of self-defence

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:34pm by AVIGDOR LIBERMAN

    ... Avigdor Liberman Avigdor Liberman demands a stop to terrorist attacks on civilians Israeli raids on Hamas targets are acts of self-defence Israel this week began a military operation ... Israel's repeated efforts to achieve calm were met with increased rocket fire by what is becoming a Hamas terrorist state. Therefore, Israel launched an operation of self-defence on Monday, ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Weather defences are vital in dense, built-up Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 04:01pm by THOMAS TANG

    ... Thomas Tang Thomas Tang says given the warning signs of more unpredictable weather ahead, Hong Kong must not wait for disaster to strike before preparing its defences to ensure ... these two services will go a long way towards embedding climate resilience. Equally, when shoring up a city's climate defences, human safety and business continuity are vitally important. ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    China right to protect security with air defence zone

    Posted Dec 13th 2013, 03:09am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial China has every right to protect security with air defence zone Tensions in the East China Sea have been high since China established the air defence identification zone. ... is Beijing's goal in air defence zone dispute ", December 5). China is simply consolidating its regional security. After more than 100 years of misfortune and chaos, China has emerged on the world ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Security, not power, is Beijing's goal in air defence zone dispute

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:27am by Alex Lo

    ... defence identification zone" that includes the Diaoyus is not an ad hoc, one- step-at-a-time dumb chess move. It's part of an overall strategic conception with its own goal, purpose ... are constantly challenged. It can buy client states in Africa and Latin America but has no genuine defence allies. The overwhelming foreign policy goal of Beijing is therefore not dominance but security. ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's air zone will weigh on Japan's defence policy revision

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 11:00am by ROBERT KARNIOL

    ... Robert Karniol Robert Karniol considers the imminent revision of Japan's defence policy Will China's air zone prove a provocation too far? China's controversial declaration of an air defence identification zone is particularly ill-timed, given that Japan is expected to release before the end of the year a new revision of its core defence policy, the National Defence ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Despite its air defence zone, the only fight China wants is an economic one

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 06:42pm by ANDREW LEUNG

    ... Andrew Leung Andrew Leung says all sides need to pursue peace, and cooling-off measures must be put in place Despite its air defence zone, the only fight China relishes is on the economic stage Tension continues to simmer over China's air defence identification zone. Japan has taken the matter to the International Civil Aviation Organisation and has vowed to rally ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time to regulate air defence zones to prevent conflict

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 06:14pm by MARK VALENCIA

    ... Mark Valencia Mark Valencia says tensions raised by China's newly declared air defence identification zone in the East China Sea point to the urgent need for rules of conduct to avert confrontation At cross purposes On November 23, China sent an air patrol to back up its newly declared air defence identification zone over the East China Sea. Japan scrambled fighter jets in response. ...




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