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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    ‘Will this happen in Hong Kong?’ Inside the shutdown of Beijing’s Independent Film Festival

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:03pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... directorial debut last Saturday. But the police crackdown on China’s largest independent film festival not only ruined the opportunity, it also filled him with fear of what might happen in Hong Kong one day. “They could shut down the festival, snatch your property and beat you up in broad daylight without explaining anything to you,” the 23-year-old independent director told the South ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581712/will-happen-hong-kong-inside-shutdown-beijings-independent-film
  2. Lifestyle

    Crime storeys: property owners battle bid-rigging between estate managers and contractors

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 09:39am by Elaine Yau

    ... Cheuk-ting, who spent four years as an investigator on such cases at the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), says bid-rigging gangs often lay the groundwork well in advance. "Some ... it is outside the commission's charter to pursue complaints related to tender rigging in renovation projects unless corruption is suspected. Building maintenance and renovation involves many ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1569318/property-owners-fight-bid-rigging-between-estate-management-and
  3. Lifestyle - Books

    Ancient manuscripts tell of proud, independent people

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 07:13am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill Ancient manuscripts tell of proud, independent people The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History by Rian Thum Harvard University Press The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History may ... until it was overthrown in 1911. Despite the chaos of the Republican period, it remained under Chinese control, except for the brief periods of independence. The new China modelled its borders ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1579146/ancient-manuscripts-tell-proud-independent-people
  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Hong Kong comic book industry struggles against rising tide of digital piracy

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 04:58am by ALAN YU

    ... Alan Yu alan.yu@scmp.com Comic book artists and publishers are struggling against a rising tide of digital piracy that threatens to put them out of business, writes Alan Yu From heroes ... although some independent comic artists have managed to thrive. "In the heyday for comics during the '90s, we could sell more than 200,000 copies of a single issue. Now even the most ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1568416/local-comic-book-industry-struggles-against-rising-tide
  5. Lifestyle - Technology - MEDIA

    House News closed last month, but other independent sites still exist

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 06:17pm by Elaine Yau

    ... an independent news portal, especially in Hong Kong's highly politicised environment. Yet within a week, another news site, Hong Kong Citizens' Media, sprang up to deliver financial news ... the main revenue stream. Still, that hasn't deterred several Hong Kong media veterans, including former Sing Tao chief executive Lo Wing-hung, from setting up independent news portals. Yuen ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1576116/house-news-closed-last-month-other-independent-sites-still
  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Rewind film: Clear and Present Danger, directed by Phillip Noyce (1994)

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 08:27am by Annemarie Evans

    ... and a computer system based on DOS, with a plot about a US covert war against drug barons in South America that goes right to the US president, although Ryan only establishes that as the script unfolds. ... with the corrupt president spouting patriotic blather about morals and the like, while the American black ops troops- led by Benjamin Bratt- are being shot up by South American mercenaries.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1579130/rewind-film-clear-and-present-danger-directed-phillip-noyce
  7. News - China - SCIENCE

    Is corruption all in the mind?

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 04:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... against official corruption since the People's Republic was founded in 1949. More than 30,000 government officials have been prosecuted for taking bribes since President Xi Jinping launched ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Mainland research suggests that graft may have a physiological basis, and that some people's brains are hard-wired for bribery Is corruption all ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1545137/corruption-all-mind
  8. News - China Insider - INTERNET

    'Closest thing China has to a presidential debate': face-off between two geeks over a mobile phone

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 08:24pm by Chris Luo

    ... team were able to remain absolutely independent. Both Wang and Luo disagreed on most of the key issues throughout the debate, except for a pledge to present more evidence in the future to back ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1581473/battle-geeks-chinas-first-live-tech-debate-clicks-28-million
  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Style Check: no social good comes from a photo shoot showing violence

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 10:48pm by Jing Zhang

    ... She defended the shoot as a way of bringing attention to the issue. Shetye, remarkably, claimed the same thing in a letter to The Independent, saying that the shoot was inspired by the restrictions and prejudice he saw around him. "It's unfortunate that I am compelled to justify my artistic expression around a social issue," he told The Independent, adding he was glad ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/fashion-watches/article/1569319/style-check-no-social-good-comes-photo-shoot-showing
  10. Lifestyle

    Legco archivists say law must be enacted to preserve public documents

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:04pm by Elaine Yau

    ... The 2011 Audit Commission report noted that public records are often poorly stored and improperly managed. It found four departments which failed to observe guidelines that required them to report ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1581695/legco-archivists-say-archives-law-must-be-enacted-preserve-public

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