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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    McDonald's delay over tainted meat scandal is hard to swallow

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 03:08am by Hari Kumar

    ... many Hongkongers found difficult to digest is why it took it so long for them to admit they had a problem. This is a food chain that was welcomed with open arms in 1975 and continues ...

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    Ageing Hong Kong pan-democratic politicians seek to influence the West on political reform

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 05:04am by Alex Lo

    ... of words. Contrary to pan-democratic propaganda about liberties being threatened on all fronts, Hongkongers are freer today than at any time before 1997. More seats in the legislature are directly ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    It's time for the Hong Kong government to take a tough line on Lamma ferry tragedy

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 04:21am by Alex Lo

    ... and the local small fry. The skippers of the two vessels are each being tried on 39 counts of manslaughter. However, Hongkong Electric and Island Ferry Company- a subsidiary of Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry- which owned the boats were fined between HK$4,500 and HK$5,000. The commission report directly linked the severity of the accident to the structural failings of Hongkong Electric ...

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    So what is Occupy's poll really saying?

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:07am by Alex Lo

    ... contradicts two random-sample surveys conducted by Hong Kong University and Lingnan University in June, both of which found more than one in two Hongkongers want "one person one vote" even ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Bigotry is bigotry as some Hongkongers tell mainland tourists to go home

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 04:39am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Bigotry is bigotry, however you spin it When my father went to London in the 1960s for several months to prepare and take a qualifying law exam, he was told at least a few times by total strangers in the street to "go home&qu ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hongkongers should see the bigger picture on mainland Chinese visitors

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 04:24am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com A small-minded view of mainlanders When you are narrow-minded, mean-spirited and ignorant, you end up being one of those 100 or so people rallying in Tsim Sha Tsui against mainland visitors. Yeah, yeah, I know. I have heard all the arguments about how mainland visitors don't benefit the average Hongkonger, only those in property, retail and high-end ...

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    Justice not served by pursuing trivial action against corporate wrong-doers

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 01:08am by Alex Lo

    ... year's Lamma ferry tragedy that killed 39 people, including eight children. Hongkong Electric and Island Ferry Company- a subsidiary of Hong Kong and Kowloon Ferry- were fined HK$900 and HK$5,000 ... being tried on 39 counts of manslaughter. This is clearly not a desirable picture of justice done or even seen to be done. So Hongkong Electric will now be made to suffer more by coughing up ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    New York going the way of Hong Kong with its 'micro-apartments'

    Posted May 19th 2014, 02:32am by Alex Lo

    ... have to pay more to live in the same-sized flats they rent or pay the same to live in ever-smaller flats. Sad to say, Hongkongers know all about it while New Yorkers, especially new arrivals, ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Toronto's focus is on Keystone XL oil pipeline, not Mayor Rob Ford

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 02:23am by Alex Lo

    ... petro-dollar state. You should worry more about emissions from coal-powered electricity plants in the US or even heavy crude oil and ethanol production in California than Alberta's oil sands. ...

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    How Hong Kong's government subsidises those who need it least

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 04:45am by Alex Lo

    ... why a new analysis by the Legislative Council Secretariat's research unit on so-called sweeteners given out in the last 10 budgets is a must read for Hongkongers, many of whom seem ...




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