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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Banning the word 'locust' in Hong Kong would be merely treating the symptom

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 05:16am by Debasish Roy Chowdhury

    ... inflation, rising rents, exclusion from the property market and increasing competition for everything from milk powder to beach space- nor mitigate the reflexive racism towards mainlanders ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong government should redirect ESF subsidy to 'ethnic-minority' schools

    Posted May 28th 2014, 04:28am by Alex Lo

    ... you have to buy it at an inflated price. As for the poor, well, good luck. It's time for radical change. The only way you can restore balance is to make the local system attractive enough ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Setting more rules won't solve Hong Kong's ills; enforce the ones we have

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... a complete mess, then demand more money before work can resume. Often, the contractor or subcontractor is just dishonest and is not necessarily a triad. Substandard work and materials, inflated ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Lose weight and fatten your wallet

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... across the board, the wisdom comes into question. Moreover, such methods will also bring in a rise in inflation, economists argue. This puts generous-minded policymakers in a spot. They know ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    China's too old for a new revolution

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am

    ... for revolution". They found revolutions were most likely when there is a disproportionately high number of 15-29 year olds compared with the previous generation, and abnormally high inflation. While both ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Sportsmanship is no longer a sacred cow

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... udders to hide imperfections and add extra hair. There are even suspicions that udders were inflated with air and then teats sealed to make some cows carry more milk. Experts used ultrasound ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Our good fortune in meeting Mr Luk

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... and helped inflate one of them. They insisted on charging only the tow fee, at just HK$220. I was about to give everyone a big red packet but they all refused, saying it was against company policy. ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Shenzhen needs to be better neighbour

    Posted Aug 29th 2012, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... their access. Leung said several months ago that mainland visitors have added to the city's inflation and disrupted the livelihoods of some residents. He also said Beijing made the right decision ...



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