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  1. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Meeting the Challenges- Speeches by Wen Jiabao at the World Economic Forum Events

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 03:49pm by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang Meeting the Challenges edited by the World Economic Forum Chinese University of Hong Kong Press 4 stars Cary Huang For decades the great and good of business and politics have ... development in the country. He even used the occasion to call for political reform on the mainland. With the global economy being hit by one crisis after another, from the subprime mortgage crisis ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1432580/book-review-meeting-challenges-speeches-wen-jiabao-world-economic
  2. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Unbalanced- the Codependency of America and China, by Stephen Roach

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 12:40pm by DAVID BARTRAM

    ... kept together only by a shared fear of being alone. Roach is well qualified to discuss the issue, having witnessed first-hand China's economic miracle and the Asian financial crisis while ... and Chinese investment to fund its debt. It shouldn't take an economist to come up with the solution: China needs to consume more while the US needs to produce more. But there are many political ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1464718/book-review-unbalanced-codependency-america-and-china-stephen-roach
  3. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Asia's Cauldron, the South China Sea and the End to a Stable Pacific

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... asks if there will be a war between China and the United States over the South China Sea. The American journalist and political commentator, who has written 15 books on foreign affairs ... is rising, the situation is in serious flux," Kaplan writes. "Because China is geographically fundamental to Asia, its military and economic power must be hedged against to preserve ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1476061/book-review-asias-cauldron-south-china-sea-and-end-stable-pacific
  4. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Fit & Fab: globetrotting Pearly Chen takes her fitness routine with her

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 10:25am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Economic Co-operation (Apec) Business Advisory Council. The position has seen Chen address world leaders, present to rooms full of business and political luminaries and ask difficult questions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1482177/fit-fab-globetrotting-pearly-chen-takes-her-fitness-routine-her
  5. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Contest of the Century, by Geoff Dyer

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... national interests," he writes. The first section deals with the military contest in Asia between China and the US. The second covers the political challenges China is presenting, including ... reforms. "China has two options. It can keep its particular model of state capitalism. Or it can have a global reserve currency. But it cannot have both," Dyers writes. China is one ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1453968/book-review-contest-century-geoff-dyer
  6. News - World - LITERATURE

    Obituary: Garcia Marquez, an influence ‘all over the planet’

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 08:52am by AFP

    ... was not known then (but) I understood very quickly, with my wife who is from Cuba, that it was a masterpiece,” he said. And Garcia Marquez’s influence even left its mark on Iranian politics. His 1996 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1486667/garcia-marquez-influence-all-over-planet
  7. Lifestyle - Technology - FINANCE

    Financial platform Thinknum encourages communal approach

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 08:23am by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... Pavan Shamdasani life@scmp.com Web tool aims for safety in numbers If the 2008 global economic crisis proved anything, it's that the fate of the financial world is often based on logical guesswork- financial valuations and projections based on assumptions of how well a company will perform. In the industry, they're known as "financial models"- sometimes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1486061/financial-platform-thinknum-encourages-communal-approach
  8. Lifestyle - Books

    Russian regimes complicit in people's vodka addiction

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 12:40pm by CAMERON DUECK

    ... Cameron Dueck A new book shows Russia through the centuries has found profit in turning its people into alcoholics, writes Cameron Dueck Drunk on power Vodka Politics by Mark Lawrence ... and figuratively- from one government to the next, from war to peace and economic boom to bust, all while well and truly sauced on the lethal clear liquor. That's the argument Mark Lawrence Schrad ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1464701/russian-regimes-complicit-peoples-vodka-addiction
  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Hong Kong restaurants turning toward sustainable, organic fare

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by JANICE LEUNG HAYES

    ... of the Sustainable Restaurant Association. "As a chef, you have a tremendous responsibility to influence an industry and every purchase you make is a political decision," Topham says. "You ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1483697/hong-kong-restaurants-turning-toward-sustainable-organic-fare
  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    How to make Hong Kong schools a hub for better health

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:45am by ROBIN CHEUNG

    ... are unhappy, lacking self-esteem and self-confidence, although still scoring high on international tests. Educators are no healthier either. Incessant reform efforts and the lingering threat of school ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1476368/how-make-hong-kong-schools-hub-better-health

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