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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Ocean Park boss Allan Zeman leaves on a high note

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 05:05am by Alex Lo

    ... by the influx of mainland visitors who now flood the park and don't necessarily mix well with the locals. Still, you've got to love the guy who was willing to dress up as a pumpkin, a witch, ...

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    Mainland Chinese aren't the only ones peeing on streets of Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 04:03am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com All sorts answer call of nature in public If you only get your news stories from local social media, you may think Hong Kong is about to be flooded in mainland ... have flooded into Hong Kong, overwhelmed our facilities and distorted our economy. A strong case can be, and has been, made to control the number of visitors. That is a valid concern. But try ...

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    MTR and Hong Kong government must come clean over railway delay

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:14am by Alex Lo

    ... month flooded a construction site and seriously damaged a tunnel boring machine. He also said geological conditions turned out to be more complicated than anticipated. All these sounded like ...

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    Why Cantonese is a real language in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 05:23am by Alex Lo

    ... was considered "barbarian". But Cantonese emerged as a recognisable language from the time of the An Lushan Revolt during the Tang dynasty, when an exodus of refugees flooded the south. ...

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    Tricky choice for would-be tourists

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 04:59am by Hari Kumar

    ... of winter storms for two decades and with dozens of places around the country under flood watch. You can understand packing an umbrella when you head to Britain, but it becomes a bit cumbersome when ...

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    Court ruling on welfare should stand

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 05:21am by Alex Lo

    ... of panic following an erroneous projection that 1.67 million mainland migrants would flood into Hong Kong. Letting people into the city on a one-way permit and then offering no help to those ...

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    Zombies are the least of our worries

    Posted Nov 07th 2013, 01:02am by Alex Lo

    ... you. There have been off-the-chart earthquakes and flooding; Sars, bird flu and swine flu. When there is an outbreak, authorities rarely give a straight answer. And don't forget pervasive ...

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    Court's ruling enforces semi-apartheid

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... had turned the other way and the maids were granted the same status as other expatriates? No doubt many people would fear that thousands of maids would flood into Hong Kong. The government ...

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    Is legal loophole a financial noose?

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... policies. But Li needed just to say the word, and thousands of eager speculators flooded Cheung Kong's Apex Horizon hotel to buy its suites as property investments. All 360 rooms have been ...

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    Law enforcement on the road to nowhere

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... of the city's commentariat. However, in the flood of indignation provoked by the police's admission of their impotence, a few of salient points have been overlooked. Firstly, the blowhards ...



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