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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Are some Hong Kong pan-democrats stepping away from the brink?

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 05:06am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Are pan-dems stepping from the brink? If your bosses wrong you, should you go on strike? The immortal Homer Simpson has some sage advice for employees: "If you don't like your job, you don't go on strike. You just go in every day and do it really half-assed- that's the American way." Beijing may be happy to see how quickly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1584020/are-some-hong-kong-pan-democrats-stepping-away-brink
  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Taiwan backs city's push for democracy

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by Agence France-Presse and Xinhua

    ... of more than half the members of a pro-Beijing committee to stand. The Democratic Progressive Party, Taiwan's main opposition, also voiced regret at the decision. In Taipei, Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1584095/taiwan-backs-citys-push-democracy
  3. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Barristers question legality of Beijing's model for reform

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by Joyce Ng

    ... on Sunday to cap the number of candidates in 2017's one man, one vote election for chief executive at two or three- and they will need the support of more than half of the members ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583970/barristers-question-legality-beijings-model-reform
  4. News - Hong Kong - FOOD

    Time to ditch the shark fins, says Maldives minister

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by Amy Nip

    ... of the world". Dr Mohamed Shainee, the island nation's minister of fisheries and agriculture, called on restaurants and retailers in Hong Kong- where about half the global trade in shark fins takes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583966/time-ditch-shark-fins-says-maldives-minister
  5. Business - China Business - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    China Mobile lures bulls amid profit turnaround bets

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... of brokerages covering China Mobile that recommended the stock as of Monday, compared with 40 per cent before the subsidy cuts and first-half results were reported on August 14. The average price target grew to HK$94.21 from HK$83.67 in the same period. Net income at China Mobile would bottom out in the second half of 2014 as the take-up of 4G mobile services accelerated and the firm cut ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1583956/china-mobile-lures-bulls-amid-profit-turnaround-bets
  6. Business - Economy

    Stalling economy highlights tricky Swiss balancing act

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... its currency cap for at least another two years, amid the weak economic revival in the euro zone. Swiss exports to Russia amounted to 1.3 billion francs (HK$10.9 billion) in the first half ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1583993/stalling-economy-highlights-tricky-swiss-balancing-act
  7. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    China to offer 300 billion yuan of railway contracts until end of the year

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:33am by CHIM SAU-WAI

    ... construction contracts ranged from around 46 per cent to 50 per cent from last year to the first half of this year. The company expects to maintain the same level of market share in new contracts. The company's new contracts for railway construction amounted to 91.77 billion yuan in the first half, a year-on-year decline of 12.9 per cent. But Yu said as China's railway investments ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1584079/china-offer-300-billion-yuan-railway-contracts-until-end
  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Anton Oilfield adjusting to new situation at PetroChina

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:23am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We noted last week that Anton Oilfield Service Group suffered a disastrous first half for 2014 with earnings per share down 83 per cent year on year. This Hong Kong-listed stock has been a favourite of the investment community for a number of years having risen 330 per cent in 2012, making it the best-performing stock on the HKEx that year. However, it appears ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1583992/anton-oilfield-adjusting-new-situation-petrochina
  9. Business - Comment

    How freeing up public housing would help Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 01:17am by Richard Wong

    ... for Britain, 236 per cent for Germany, 208 per cent for Canada, and 182 per cent for the United States in 2010. In Hong Kong, private residential housing only accommodates about half the population. The other half is in government-provided public rental housing and subsidised ownership homes, mainly tenant purchase scheme and homeownership scheme flats. Benefits would come at no one’s expense. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1583989/how-freeing-public-housing-would-help-hong-kong
  10. News - Asia

    Australian father charged with sexually abusing surrogate twin daughters

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 11:35pm by AP

    ... word of Thai. They don't know that they are half Thai or have any connection to Thailand," Smirnoff said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1584032/australian-father-charged-sexually-abusing-surrogate-twin-daughters

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