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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Time to step in on Hong Kong dock strike

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Time to step in on dock strike This city has prospered from the opening up of China, but at a cost to its natural advantage, a deep-water port, as mainland rivals have ... to the protagonists and the community at large. The Kwai Tsing container terminal dispute may be a case in point. It quickly became bogged down in technical issues involving subcontractors and the question ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong dock worker strike muddied by politics

    Posted Apr 10th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Politicised strike muddies waters The strike by dock workers at Kwai Tsing has caught international attention, as much for its impact on the region's container traffic ... and workers, this time a host of other organisations have joined in to promote agendas. Using Facebook and other social media to mobilise participants, they include pan-democrat political parties, ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Get back to talks in Hong Kong dock dispute

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 02:09am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Get back to talks in dock dispute Patience is wearing thin as the strike at the container terminal has dragged on for weeks without any sign of coming to an end. Over ... to compromise. The deadlock is best resolved with cool heads rather than finger pointing. The case seemed straightforward enough to settle at first, with dock workers demanding better wages and working ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Despite Hanoi's hedging strategy, it must settle disputes with China

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of Chinese workers. A meeting with Politburo Standing Committee member Liu Yunshan ironed out an agreement under which the sides will avoid exacerbating territorial disputes, return to defence ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    The unsung heroes who make Hong Kong special

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 05:23am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of amazing individuals. For instance, the social worker couple who founded Doctor BB, a programme that allows children to visit people living in homes for the elderly. It enables children to meet ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    New Territories villagers must play by the rules

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 03:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial NT villagers must play by the rules Striking the right balance between development and the environment is easier said than done. It is even harder when conservation is seen as infringing on private property rights. In a protest against development restrictions in northern Lantau, angry villagers bulldozed an ecologically sensitive mangrove in front of media cameras ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must show united front in fight against barbaric IS

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 03:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and Iraq, despite recent losses from limited American air strikes in Iraq's Kurdish north to protect ethnic and religious minorities. But the United States and its allies are limited by what ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Animal welfare tough for MTR

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... advice from animal welfare organisations in devising measures that strike a humane balance between protecting animals and maintaining services. ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Libya a case study of the consequences of regime change

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 03:59am by SCMP Editorial

    ... European allies used UN-authorised Nato air strikes and weapon supplies to bring about regime change without the heavy costs of the invasion of Iraq in 2003. They disengaged quickly, leaving ... Egypt and Tunisia have put troops on alert and thousands of foreign workers have fled to safety. Libyans hope that the 200-member parliament's convening last Monday and its electing soon ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Striking lifeguards must get back to work

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:35am by SCMP Editorial

    ... as freely as they should, after hundreds of lifeguards went on strike again yesterday amid long-running manpower and pay disputes. The discord dates back to 10 years ago, when the lifeguard corps ... calling in sick. Yesterday's strike forced some pools to close or shut down partially. Some beaches remained open without lifeguards on duty. Strikes in Hong Kong do not always win public ...




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