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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - MY TAKE

    Cash not any cleaner than the bitcoin

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 04:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... involved in printing and circulating these notes. Electronic gadgets are making currency notes almost redundant anyway. When is the last time you handed over a wad for anything? Credit cards, mobile banking and utility cards such as Octopus are dimininshing our interaction with notes. It is like that landline phone that sits in a corner of your home, used once in a while. So ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Government haste in handing reform report to NPC could backfire

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 03:24am by Alex Lo

    ... emphasis of this or that proposal. No matter what's in the cards, Occupy Central will find an excuse to go ahead. And it is under pressure to do it either this month or next when the kids ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    The Hong Kong pan-dems and the United States neo-cons

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:00am by Alex Lo

    ... who was a card-carrying Chinese Communist Party member and spent five hours entertaining a former deputy Chinese defence minister on his luxury yacht on the Potomac. A leading neo-con ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Beware risk of challenging China's 'one country' concept for Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 04:12am by Alex Lo

    ... construct; it resembles a house of cards that requires all sides not to fight because it could easily topple. It is a bit of a confidence trick that is best left alone, not to be probed too deeply ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Property market still open to loopholes

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:03am by Alex Lo

    ... they are not even on the cards. ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Why Chinese censors miss mark on television shows

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:21am by Alex Lo

    ... Publication, Radio, Film and Television are: The Big Bang Theory, The Good Wife, crime series NCIS and legal drama The Practice. Yet, you can continue to watch House of Cards and Game of Thrones. How ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Signs that Hong Kong society is tearing at the seams

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 02:46am by Alex Lo

    ... card, is no longer a pro-government party. In fact, as a proxy for the business and property sectors, it has been a frequent opponent of the Leung Chun-ying administration's policies, ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Here's wishing you a wicked Christmas

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... Bonny Schoonakker bonny.schoonakker@scmp.com MY TAKE Here's wishing you a wicked Christmas Do people still do Christmas cards, or is it just me? The festive imagery in the most ... Guangzhou. There, all manner of living things are on sale to be eaten- snakes, crocodiles, lizards, monkeys, you name it. The penny dropped- my Christmas card depicts the temptation of a local St ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Casino's honour is just a house of cards

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... Bonny Schoonakker bonny.schoonakker@scmp.com Casino's honour is just a house of cards It's probably sensible to stay away from casinos in general, but it's definitely a good ... according to our report yesterday. The 14 players got lucky in April after they noticed that the cards in their game of mini-baccarat were being dealt in sequence, and bet accordingly. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Let's profit from inevitable loss of privacy

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... card numbers, in the letters page today. But given time, we will all be open books, our personal particulars digitally available to those who have the power or money to check them. We may think ...




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