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  1. Leaders not immune to a focus on quick fixes, populist policy

    Posted Dec 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to short-term demands from fickle voters and can sacrifice civil and political rights to focus on development and to achieve long-term benefits. Indeed, Chinese leaders like to boast ... to the electorate, the institutionalised leadership succession means that leaders on the mainland, be they at the central government or local level, may focus during their terms of office on short-term ...

  2. Lytro zooms into Asia with 'focus cameras'

    Posted Jan 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kanglei Wang kanglei.wang@scmp.com Zoom into the board of Lytro, a digital-camera start-up whose technology allows people to focus pictures after they take them, and you will find Asian ... that threw out conventional knowledge of digital photography, which was beset by focus issues and shutter delays, and solved the focus problem. In 2006, using a sensor called a microlens array, Ng ...

  3. Air Products focuses on two China projects

    Posted Dec 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Air Products and Chemicals, the United States industrial gases group, will keep its focus on China as it starts two mega projects in the high-growth market. Steve Jones, president of Air Products' China, said Beijing's efforts to enhance energy efficiency would benefit the company's expansion and reinforce its plan to increase ...

  4. BEA growth map focuses on SME loan sector

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... earlier posted a 28.9 per cent jump in first-half post-tax profit to HK$2.76 billion. Li said the bank would also focus on yuan business because it would benefit from China's plan to make its ...

  5. Green focus will see small gold mines shut down

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Beijing is planning to order the mainland's smallest gold miners to shut down in an attempt to eliminate short-term, profit-focused operators that ignore the industry's new focus on environmental protection. The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology is drafting industry entry barriers that will include the elimination of miners with daily ore ...

  6. Time to focus

    Posted Dec 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... surrounding that iconic image, he's not too bothered about it. Watson will turn 70 next year and instead of focusing on the past, he would rather look forward with all the eager anticipation he ...

  7. Photo software could put crime scenes in focus

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... licence plate numbers from blurred images of vehicles. It can also be used to focus in on and clarify the faces of suspects pictured running from a crime scene. Jia has presented the results ...

  8. Focus pocus

    Posted Nov 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Palani Mohan The best camera in the world, as the saying goes, is the one you have with you. Like most iPhone users, initially I treated its camera function as a toy; for taking pictures of my children on holiday. But quickly I realised my phone could be ...

  9. Design week focus on art of business

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to attend the conference,' he said. 'Others focus on the networking and showcasing of talent. But [the design week] is an international event and overseas guests only come here for three ... as the focus for its exhibitions, forums and panel discussions, which are helmed by top world figures in design. This year's partner is Germany. Last year it was Japan, and more than 96,000 people ...

  10. HK a focus of rendition case

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to talk to. It is understood their questions will focus on whether Ying was the key decision-maker on the rendition, or whether other officials were involved. Other questions will concern ...




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