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  1. Business - Comment - MONEY MATTERS

    Citic Pacific's acquisition of Citic Group is merely state sleight of hand

    Posted May 17th 2014, 01:56am by Shirley Yam

    ... Shirley Yam It is billed as a pioneering move to promote reform and make a square appear to be round, but the reality is that the square remains a square Citic Pacific parent acquisition is merely state sleight of hand The mainland's new round of state-owned enterprise reform has brought much excitement. Yet, if Citic Pacific's acquisition of its parent Citic Group ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    More respect all round would help Cathay Pacific's harassed attendants

    Posted May 06th 2014, 04:07am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Harassed by the Cathay class system Does wearing sexy clothes make women a more enticing target of sex pests? Cathay Pacific's Flight Attendants Union seems ... would put us in our place and banish what lewd thoughts we may have about them. And guess what? Choi says the problem stems mainly from the upper classes of passengers. "Some of the Marco ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Teachers best placed to judge their students' performance

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 04:16am by LETTERS

    ... Teachers are best placed to judge their students' performance I refer to Philip Yeung's comments on school-based assessment (SBA) in his article (" Behind the exam results: ... in the curriculums that cannot be assessed by conventional written exams. The Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority has confidence in teachers' ability to conduct SBA as they are best placed ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No place for hateful finger-pointing in a truly civil society

    Posted May 05th 2014, 03:01am by Alice Wu

    ... and a former associate director of the Asia Pacific Media Network at UCLA ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Finding their place: Young trio seeks identity of Vancouver's Hong Kong diaspora

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 08:24am by Ian Young

    ... Composer Remy Siu, 23, provides the musical perspective.  Siu said the Hong Kong diaspora was in a unique position, not just for self-examination, but to observe changes taking place in Vancouver ... that Chinese kids have when practising piano, but it is also on this competitive level. It’s almost as if it is destroying the art of it, especially when everybody wants to get to a place where it’s ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No place in liberal studies for ethnic stereotypes and overgeneralisations

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:57pm by LIZ JACKSON

    ... in the texts today. As the Education Bureau website still features old curriculum guides for religious studies using the term "Islamist" in place of "Muslim" (these terms have ...

  7. Comment - Blogs

    Retail review: Topshop/Topman at Queensway Plaza

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 02:53pm by Jason Y Ng

    ... the new stores ended up in Admiralty, a bit of background is in order. Pacific Place, the crown jewel in Swire’s property portfolio, went through a major facelift three years ago. Dickson Poon ... that connects Pacific Place to the rest of Admiralty, some find the windowless, low-ceiling space dated and depressing. It might even be cursed. From the ill-fated Matsuzakaya department store ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Stereotyping of Asian women the real problem for Cathay flight attendants

    Posted May 09th 2014, 05:53pm by JINGAN YOUNG

    ... that Cathay Pacific hailed from a place where "'gender equality' isn't in the dictionary". It is clear that sexual harassment and other grotesque treatment of women stems from ... as no surprise when "too revealing" female flight attendant uniforms landed Cathay Pacific in yet another dispute with its employees. Michelle Choi of the airline's Flight Attendants Union ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China and the US must chip away at their trust deficit

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 12:28pm by He Yafei

    ... in the South China Sea. A "trust deficit" is gaining traction, in the face of fast-moving negotiations of two trade agreements promoted by the US- the Trans-Pacific Partnership ... President Xi's comment that the Pacific has enough space for both China and the US to grow epitomises the nature of this relationship. For that purpose, the two countries need to speed up ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Sino-Russian entente would move the world a step closer to 1914

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 02:52pm by ARTYOM LUKIN

    ... world war Explosive mix Whereas the first two world wars broke out and were fought mainly in Europe, the third world war, if it is not avoided, will most probably erupt in the Asia-Pacific region. Quite a few scholars and political leaders have found striking similarities between what took place in Europe before the first world war and what we are now witnessing in Asia. The current ...




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