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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Battle over state-owned enterprises an issue of fair trade versus economic reality

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

    ... SCMP Editorial Fair trade versus economic reality The status of state-owned enterprises- a long-standing source of trade disputes- has been one of the most contentious issues facing the international trading system. Are they independent companies or extended arms of their governments? A key dispute has been the extent of "subsidies" they should be considered to enjoy given ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Unity the key to Africa's future

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

    ... governments, offering US$33 billion in new commitments of investment and loans and US$4 billion for health care and medicine. He had good reason: Africa has abundant natural resources, a burgeoning ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A fine line for religious leaders

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:24am by SCMP Editorial

    ... complained about not being given food and having to queue for toilets should have taken their maids with them. The conservative preacher often turns to topical issues for his speeches, but the nature ... centres and homes for the elderly. Having a sense of the sacred is a natural part of living for many, and politics is how life is ordered. Religion affects the way we think and act; it is as true ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should be truly inclusive

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to include same-sex marriage. But given the complex nature of the issues this has been left for a separate exercise. Fighting discrimination is a long battle. As understanding and awareness continue ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Protests over, Taiwan must now have a rational debate on source of power

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:21am by SCMP Editorial

    ... prominent officials of the ruling Kuomintang have doubts about whether it should go ahead. The debate now moves on to the issue of power supply, the sensitive question of costs versus safety, ... but to consider nuclear power because it lacks the natural resources to generate electricity. Taiwan's three operating nuclear power stations, two of them in New Taipei City in the north where ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Let reason prevail when nature calls

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 05:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Let reason prevail when nature calls Accidents happen- and as any parent with a toddler knows, that can be at any place and time. A mainland couple found that out when ... Daily said parents and young children have to be treated sympathetically where calls of nature are concerned. Rightly, it advised that both mainland visitors and their hosts need to be more ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Public still needs to be convinced on right power option for Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 03:48am by SCMP Editorial

    ... across the border. Our natural gas for local power generation is also sourced from the mainland. Linking the purchase option to loss of autonomy and overreliance is too far-fetched. Despite ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Legco protesters must exercise self-restraint

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:50am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Protest, yes, but within the law Protests in Hong Kong are nothing new. And given the controversial nature of the proposed development in the northeastern New Territories, opposition is to be expected. While the public has the right to object, demonstrations should be staged according to the law. Regrettably, those trying to block funding for the project with rowdy ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Make way for cyclists on roads

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of appreciation of the changing nature of cycling is putting riders at risk. Roads should belong to all vehicle users, but Transport Department advice to cyclists is that they should ride on the left-hand ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong's Olympic body must move with the times

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 04:43am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of HK$200 million from taxpayers. It is only natural for the public to expect higher levels of transparency and accountability from them. The suggestion that the office used to be filled by rounds ... margin, while the remaining seats were filled as scripted. The outcome speaks volumes about the system. The ballot is "small circle" by nature. Only dozens of groups and individuals can ...




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