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  1. Business - Companies

    Occupy movement creates marketing nightmare for luxury brands

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:05am by Peter Guy

    ... Peter Guy Today's student may be tomorrow's luxury customer, meaning brands need to rethink how they engage this new Hong Kong demographic Luxury brands out of step in new world We will never be able to look at our students and young people in t ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Idealistic dreams could become real nightmares for young Hongkongers

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 05:07am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Of idealistic dreams and real nightmares We should never underestimate the intoxication of crowds united for a cause. For many young people, the mass protests of recent days must feel like the intensity of first love. Perhaps that is already the whole purpose of the exercise for many of them. There is no argument against young people who fight ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong's restaurants need the Gordon Ramsay treatment

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:40am by Alex Lo

    ... a whole show on leftover treats. There is, of course, the darker side of Gordon Ramsay, the foul-mouthed critic in Kitchen Nightmares where he can't seem to complete a sentence without the F- ... the show's main attraction. Come to think of it, maybe he should do a Hong Kong version of Kitchen Nightmares. God knows how many so-called restaurants in this town deserve the Ramsay treatment. ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    How Hong Kong's business elite have thwarted democracy for 150 years

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 04:32am by Philip Bowring

    ... but their legacy lives on, a recurring nightmare for Beijing and for the tycoons who control the land and use their power to thwart the public interest as surely now as in 1856. Philip Bowring is a Hong ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Is it still possible to grow old gracefully in Hong Kong or Singapore?

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 03:03pm by PN BALJI

    ... old gracefully? Singapore and Hong Kong face a demographic nightmare so similar that it makes you wonder who has a better chance to dictate a destiny with fewer upheavals. The problem ... are a nightmare. I avoid cinemas and shopping centres because they are full of people who make you feel like a stranger at best and a misfit at worst. We are more than five million people crammed ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Nightmare airport ride darkens Black card reputation

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn howard.winn@scmp.com We are still receiving complaints from holders of the American Express Centurion Card- the so-called Black card. Centurion Travel Services (CTS) appears to be a particular source of frustration. One reader "absolutely ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Racism stopping South Asians from renting a home

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 03:36am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Racism stopping South Asians from renting a home Public Eye has received a distressing email from a South Asian reader whose landlord wants him out. He has a two-year lease, but his landlord exercised the option to end it after the first year with one month's notice. His nightmare began with his search for another flat. Each time he finalised a deal, ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Lack of preparedness leaves us exposed to the risk of a nightmare like Sars

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng Albert Cheng argues that poor governance and a lack of resources mean Hongkongers are on their own in the face of the H7N9 threat Lack of preparedness leaves us exposed to risk of another nightmare like Sars While news that a coronavirus genetically related to Sars has been found in the Middle East is worrying Hong Kong, the H7N9 bird flu appears to be spreading ...

  9. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Signs of nightmare scenario in China's latest economic data

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Alarming declines in export orders and job prospects on the mainland conjure a vision of dark economic times that some say are already here Signs of nightmare scenario in China's latest economic data There is a nightmare scenario for China's economy, and it looks something like this: With the euro zone sunk in recession and high unemployment in the United ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Through endowments, private capital can revitalise Chinese universities

    Posted Sep 24th 2014, 01:57pm by Hu Shuli

    ... expenses. The cons, on the other hand, far outweigh the benefits. With no clear lines separating the commercial from the non-commercial, these enterprises tend to be a management nightmare ...




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