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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi Jinping's 'Asia for Asians' mantra evokes imperial Japan

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:24am by CURTIS CHIN

    ... Curtis Chin Curtis Chin is wary of China's challenge to the region's security status quo Xi's 'Asia for Asians' mantra evokes expansionist Japan A small ... and images, a very modern, troubling question comes to mind: Does "New China" equal "Old Japan"? Or, more pointedly, does China risk becoming the Japan of some seven decades past, ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Led by Abe, Japan turns its back on a ground-breaking path of renunciation

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:44pm by Kevin Rafferty

    ... Kevin Rafferty Kevin Rafferty says the constitutional reinterpretation extending its military reach is disappointing Led by Abe, Japan turns its back on a radical path of renunciation Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was as good as his word and has pushed through a controversial "reinterpretation" of Japan's so-called peace constitution without the bother ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Japan needs to mend fences

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 04:32am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Time for Japan to mend fences Numbers are culturally important to Chinese. It was therefore inevitable that yesterday, the 77th anniversary of the start of the second ... on the Marco Polo Bridge outside Beijing, amplified calls made during a trip to South Korea last week for Japan to apologise for its war-time aggression. But Japanese leaders show no such desire ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Abe's 'third arrow' will restructure Japan's economy for growth

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 03:02pm by PROJECT SYNDICATE

    ... version of the plan, announced to Japan's Diet last year, was met with disappointment in international financial markets. The new version is far more robust- and has received a far more ... Japan's economic renewal. For starters, they have fuelled price growth, with the gross domestic product price deflator declining from 3 per cent to nearly zero. Moreover, the ratio of job openings ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Japan still lags behind in child pornography laws

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 03:15am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Child porn laws still lag in Japan There can never be any excuse for a government to turn a blind eye to child pornography. Finally, after years of foreign pressure, ... to anger. Lives are forever altered from the molestation and the permanent record of the images; once on the internet, they are irretrievable. Japan's failure to ban child pornography had led ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    World Cup diary: Japan, needing a miracle, get a visit from bonkers anti-China cult

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 01:34am by James Porteous

    ... @JamesPorteous Japan need a miracle to qualify for the knockout stage, but we're not sure if Happy Science are going to deliver it. The religious cult visited the team's training camp and left ... Germany of today'. Here's an interesting article a bout them from the Japan Times. They have been compared to Aum Shinrikyo, the cult that launched the sarin gas attack in a Tokyo metro ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    North Korea and Japan find common cause for cooperation: China

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 12:36pm by Donald Kirk

    ... Donald Kirk Donald Kirk considers the unexpected talks between two unlikely allies North Korea and Japan find a common threat in China's rise The adage "the enemy of my enemy is my friend" assumes special significance in ongoing talks between Japan and North Korea. Who would imagine these two- the former a powerful anti-communist state driven by capitalism, ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    World Cup diary: Japan win the politeness trophy

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 11:51pm by James Porteous

    ... James Porteous james.porteous@scmp.com Why can't we all clean up after ourselves like Blue Samurai fans? Their team might not win any games in Brazil, but Japan's fans have ... this is nothing new- similar photos can be found from the last five World Cups. Here's an article talking about France 98. Of course, as frequent tourists to Japan, Hong Kongers are no stranger ...

  9. Business - Money

    Chart of the day: Equity sentiment gap narrows

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 11:50pm by David McBain

    ... David McBain Chart of the day: Equity sentiment gap narrows Sentiment towards Asia ex-Japan equity markets has whipsawed from extreme pessimism to extreme optimism this year, but is now ... trailing price-earnings ratio. Meanwhile, Asian growth remains the strongest of any region. Expect the sentiment gap between Asia ex-Japan and the US to start to close. David McBain is a strategist ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 03:47am by AGENCIES

    ... Japan's change of military policy How they see it 1. The Japan Times [Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo] Abe repeated his contention that enabling Japan to engage in collective self-defence would raise Japan's deterrence and thus "will help reduce the chances of Japan becoming involved in war". However, he did not address concerns that Japan's new ...




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