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  1. Lifestyle - Books - SOCIETY

    Book review: The Invisible Citizens of Hong Kong, by Sophia Law Suk-mun

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:02am by Amy Russell

    ... Amy Russell The Invisible Citizens of Hong Kong: Art and Stories of Vietnamese Boatpeople by Sophia Law Suk-mun Chinese University Press The power of collective memory has long provided insight into historical events, and perhaps nowhere is this better expressed than through art and narrative. Where crisis and trauma have been experienced, artworks and stories find power. Through ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - SOCIETY

    Book review: Japan: The Paradox of Harmony, by Keiko Hirata and Mark Warschauer

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 03:43pm by Julian Ryall

    ... at Japanese education and corporate culture for the past quarter-century. But seldom has the crisis Japan faces been more stark. And seldom has it been put into such worrying perspective ...

  3. News - World - SOCIETY

    Financial meltdown in 2007 blamed for 13,000 suicides in North America and Europe

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 09:19pm by MCT

    ... on Wednesday in the British Journal of Psychiatry, reveals that in the US, the suicide rate was rising even before the subprime loan crisis sent global financial markets into a tailspin. But data from ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Public opinion to be sought on city's ageing population crisis

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong and Ada Lee Consultation will seek ideas to boost long-term workforce but 'sensitive' proposal to attract mainland parents of HK babies is dropped Public opinion to be sought on ageing crisis Solutions to the city's ageing- population crisis will be up for discussion this month as the public's views are sought on how to replenish the shrinking ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Humble hero of Sars crisis: 'I was just doing my job'

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com Police officer contracted the disease from which he was trying to protect others as he worked to help contain its initial outbreak Humble hero of Sars crisis: I was just doing my job Despite all his training at police school, Sergeant Ko Wing-cheung could never have envisaged the epidemic that brought Hong Kong to a standstill in 2003. All eyes had been ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    2008 financial crisis led to surge in suicides, international study finds

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com 5,000 more globally killed themselves in wake of lay-offs, study finds 2008 crisis 'led to surge in suicides' The 2008 global financial crisis ... for Suicide Research and Prevention who took part in the study, said the findings appeared to be linked to rising rates of unemployment caused by the financial crisis. In Hong Kong, 114 fewer people ...

  7. News - World - SOCIETY

    Almost half of Europe's young adults living with parents, survey finds

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 04:11am by GDN

    ... in tandem with levels of deprivation and unemployment that surged during five years of economic crisis. The data from EU agency Eurofound shows that few countries are immune and that the phenomenon ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Young democracy firebrands stars of documentary

    Posted Jan 19th 2014, 05:14am by Lana Lam

    ... and just days before the historic July 1 protest of that year against the proposed Article 23, an anti-sedition law. "I saw the city when it was going through a crisis of confidence ...

  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    How does Taiwan sum up 2013? In a word: fake

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 04:48am by Angela Meng

    ... in the aftermath of the financial crisis, the word was "chaos". Last year, the character chosen was " you ", meaning "worry". ...

  10. News - World - SOCIETY

    Danes still world's happiest people

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 05:13am by AFP

    ... This year, it held on to the top spot in the United Nations’ annual World Happiness Report, issued in September, even as it suffered its worst economic crisis since the second world war. The top five ...




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