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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Unity the key to Africa's future

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and disease, conflicts, poor governance, corruption and a lack of infrastructure. Foreign governments are well aware of the possibilities, which is why every few years they woo African heads of state ... approach, has reached out to the US to work together on financing and building infrastructure projects. The US, overtaken by China as the biggest trading partner in 2009, has been slow to add ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Economic model in Xinjiang must be modified

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to be adequately dealt with. Although policies have improved incomes and infrastructure, development is unbalanced. Uygurs complain of widening economic inequality, ethnic prejudice and religious ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Widodo needs support of all Indonesians

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 04:39am by SCMP Editorial

    ... investment and skills, infrastructure has to be improved, webs of regulation untangled and corruption stamped out. But there is also the politically sensitive matter of energy subsidies: accounting ... is in line with his vision of building a confident nation. But with little in the state coffers, a shortage of basic infrastructure like roads and electricity and a corrupt bureaucracy, the challenge ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must help to contain Ebola

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 03:55am by SCMP Editorial

    ... rate are attributed to poor health-care infrastructure such as effective isolation, and the lack of secure testing facilities for dangerous samples from suspected Ebola victims. Most ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    India takes a sensible first step towards economic reform

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:59am by SCMP Editorial

    ... what he outlined has the right approach of attracting foreign investment and building much-needed infrastructure. He promised hi-tech cities, industrial corridors, power stations and ports. ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing should resist pressure to turn on the fiscal tap

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 04:13am by SCMP Editorial

    ... tremendous pressure to take their foot off the monetary and fiscal brakes. The desired rebound was achieved with more flexible stimulatory packages, targeted, for example, at railways infrastructure ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Vulnerable Tai O in need of help

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Vulnerable Tai O in need of help Tai O fishing village is an enduring tourist attraction that owes little to the kind of extravagant spending and promotion lavished on theme parks. It thrives on the timeless appeal of a simple, traditional ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Pledge to settle border row offers chance to boost Sino-India ties

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 03:03am by SCMP Editorial

    ... down on corruption and building infrastructure. During his 12 years as chief minister of the state of Gujarat, he was markedly China-friendly, visiting four times to attract trade ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Storm brewing in Asia's mega-cities

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... on the heels of deluges in Beijing last year, Bangkok in 2011 and Manila in 2009 that all were the worst in decades. Across Asia, the risks and infrastructure strains will grow and spread ... centres, the city of 10 million people is in a low-lying, coastal, area. Poor strategic planning, little investment in infrastructure and corruption and a lack of political will have created ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Energy importation plan can be made to work

    Posted May 07th 2014, 03:37am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Energy plan can be made to work Hong Kong has a chip on its shoulder where infrastructure is concerned. It takes pride in its transport networks and state-of-the-art ... But most glaring for proponents of Hong Kong's infrastructure superiority is that under the first choice, half of our electricity would be produced by the Daya Bay nuclear power plant ...




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