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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Shinzo Abe must show strong leadership to realise ambitious plans

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:54am by SCMP Editorial

    ... this year. But such measures are not sustainable over the long term, making the latest stage- involving a corporate tax cut from 36 to below 30 per cent, stronger support for working women, bringing ... of parliament have demanded a watering down of the shift away from pacifism. Uppermost among domestic concerns is the rapidly ageing- and shrinking- population. Abe's proposals to prod more women ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Inquest will shed light on tragic police shooting

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... them, ignoring warnings to drop the knife. Two officers fired three shots, two of which hit his head and neck. They fired from one metre and he fell on top of the two women, indicating the close ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    New rules will help keep beauty treatments safe

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 03:55am by SCMP Editorial

    ... women dying and three others suffering serious injuries following blood-transfusion therapy at a private beauty clinic in 2012. This put the focus on the blurred lines between health, beauty ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong's politicians must raise their game

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 02:58am by SCMP Editorial

    ... for "misbehaviour"- flicking through computer pictures of scantily clad women in the Legislative Council chamber while Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah delivered his two-hour budget speech. ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Much still needs doing to make women in India feel safe

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Making India safe for women Text and Twitter messages among women in India often end with "take care" or "be safe". It is a recent phenomenon, one ... to make streets safer for women and improve respect. But for all the debate in society and government promises, there will be little change unless there is a properly functioning law-and-order ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong's courts must catch up with modern times; tweets a start

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 04:12am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Courts have some catching up to do If there is anything that shows Hong Kong has not kept pace with the times, it would be the city's courtrooms. We are not just talking about the men and women in wigs and gowns uttering jargon that sounds obsolete to modern ears. As if preserved inside a time capsule, the way that the proceedings take place is also very ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    'Comfort women' deserve proper apology from Japan

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... has been especially insensitive, his recent comments on comfort women heightening regional outrage and prompting criticism in Europe and North America. Coming on the heels of a string ... atrocities. "Comfort women", the girls and women, mostly from China, Korea and the Philippines enslaved by the Japanese imperial army to sexually serve its soldiers, is arguably the most ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Women in China still not equal to men

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial China's women need equality Women hold up half the sky, said the Great Helmsman. In the mainland corporate world, that may have become true. If a new survey by an international accounting group is correct, half (51 per cent) of senior management jobs in mainland companies are now held by women. This places the mainland ahead of Hong Kong, other Asian economies ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Cross-border class conundrum

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 03:40am by SCMP Editorial

    ... schools more expensive, and less attractive, than local ones. The government has banned women not married to locals from giving birth here. But the demand for schooling is still expected to rise ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    In the US, 'tea party' defeats bring rays of hope

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 04:36am by SCMP Editorial

    ... strongholds of women, blacks and hispanics. In nearby Virginia, a Democrat defeated a tea- party republican for the governorship, despite the unpopularity there of President Barack Obama's health ...




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