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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    The patron saint of regulators

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:50am by SCMP Editorial

    ... sometimes not. Tirole argues there is no one-size-fits-all regulatory system. Between heavy regulation favoured by bureaucrats in Brussels and free-market evangelists from the US, Tirole cuts ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A fine line for religious leaders

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:24am by SCMP Editorial

    ... speaks out in support of democracy and is no friend of Beijing. Throughout his term as cardinal of Hong Kong he criticised the government as he saw fit, especially on rights issues. Nor has ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Make way for cyclists on roads

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... in Hong Kong as an alternative form of transport and part of a healthy lifestyle. Apart from being environmentally friendly and good for fitness, bicycles are an inexpensive and convenient way ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Libraries still play a vital role

    Posted May 19th 2014, 02:32am by SCMP Editorial

    ... but for school assignments as they have to fit in with the exam-oriented education system". He may have a point, going by the most borrowed English and Chinese-language adult non-fiction books last ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    There are better ways to discipline children than using physical violence

    Posted May 18th 2014, 03:35am by SCMP Editorial

    ... if they cannot control their stress and emotions and vent it through violence. A lack of help from support groups means abuse may even become entrenched. There is no one-size-fits-all approach ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Fun runners must go the extra mile in training

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... event. It is also to make participation safer for people with less staying power and lower levels of fitness and training. So it is disturbing to learn, just days away from the weekend's ... in both events last year fell well short of these benchmarks. Given that marathons are billed as the ultimate test of mental and physical fitness, it is not surprising that a range of ailments can ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    The pros and cons of working past 60

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... considered in a wider context. Ideally, employees should be allowed to work as long as they are physically and mentally fit. A compulsory retirement age is arguably age discrimination. Many who ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Russia's expulsion from Group of Eight is no big deal

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United States. But the inclusion of Russia in 1998 was never a comfortable fit, given that membership is based on member states being democracies ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A prosperous China is good for the European Union

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 02:40am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of lost trade from the EU's rift with Russia over Ukraine gives added impetus. The cordial nature of Xi's trip was fitting given that it marked 40 years of Sino-EU relations. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong can have zero tolerance for forced labour by domestic helpers

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 04:55am by SCMP Editorial

    ... "human exploitation" activities. It remains to be seen if this leads to effective enforcement and punishment that fits the crime. Reports like that of the Justice Centre give the false ...




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