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  1. Poverty of learning killed slumdog spirit

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Yeung

    ... Philip Yeung The film Slumdog Millionaire hit me like a chunk of falling concrete. What struck me was not the stinking poverty or the brutish existence, but the vital energy of the street ... 'The greatest tragedy is waste of talent.' Philip Yeung is a Hong Kong- based university editor. philipkcyeung2@yahoo.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/673052/poverty-learning-killed-slumdog-spirit
  2. Blasts of hot air threatening Hong Kong's greatest assets

    Posted Mar 31st 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring It is a relief that Beijing has acknowledged that its sees Shanghai as the nation's main international finance and shipping centre. Geography, even more than politics, ... where open discussion of the role of the ruling party is not permissible, but they are not a major part of Hong Kong's past or present. Is this the future? Philip Bowring is a Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/675281/blasts-hot-air-threatening-hong-kongs-greatest-assets
  3. Hurdles to privatisation

    Posted Apr 20th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Leung

    ... Philip Leung The privatisation of telecommunications giant PCCW is a controversial saga that has become the talk of the town. Ordinary Hong Kong citizens are tuning in because so many are shareholders in the company and the eventual outcome will probably affect their personal lives. But even those who have no investment in PCCW are taking an interest. 'I read about it now ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/677370/hurdles-privatisation
  4. Our reserves were saved for times just like these

    Posted Mar 04th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring It would be hard to conjure up a proposal as mean, irrelevant and typical of the small-town attitudes of Hong Kong's so-called leaders as last week's budget. ... the comments of the officials and Executive Council members defending it. What planet do they live on? Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/671986/our-reserves-were-saved-times-just-these
  5. Uniform approach to design fails to inspire

    Posted Feb 05th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Yeung

    ... Philip Yeung The uniforms a city or country wears advertise its character- think of the London bobby or the Canadian Mountie. A change of uniform should therefore be managed with care. ... dressed up as difficult-to-doubt expertise? Philip Yeung is a Hong Kong- based university editor. philipkcyeung2@yahoo.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/668893/uniform-approach-design-fails-inspire
  6. Spineless officials raise their white flags again

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Philip Bowring Now that Heung Yee Kuk chairman Lau Wong-fat has joined the Executive Council, can it be long before it is tycoon Albert Yeung Sau-shing's turn to become a member ... and special interests are under scrutiny, official surrenders to insiders and rural landowners are doubly shocking. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/670445/spineless-officials-raise-their-white-flags-again
  7. The monster devouring our English capability

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Philip Yeung

    ... Philip Yeung Opinions are plastic. But facts are stubbornly metallic. Of 100,000 candidates at last year's Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination, more than 12,000 earned ... education system. Philip Yeung is a Hong Kong- based university editor. philipkcyeung2@yahoo.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/667770/monster-devouring-our-english-capability
  8. Budget solutions

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Hong Kong's reserves should be used to stimulate the economy now, without risking future fiscal health, writes Philip Bowring It is difficult to make sense of the stream of leaked ... of competence. Compulsory saving is essential- but so are competition and low costs. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/668718/budget-solutions
  9. Separation anxiety

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... Asia's democratic progress is being undermined by the political manipulation of its judiciaries, writes Philip Bowring The clear signal from Chief Justice Andrew Li Kwok-nang ... circumstances, the first of these is by far the most important. Philip Bowring is a Hong Kong-based journalist and commentator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/667874/separation-anxiety
  10. Airs and graces

    Posted Feb 28th 2009, 12:00am by Philip Lord

    ... Philip Lord Drop the top of a luxury roadster and you soon leave the recession behind. There are not many better cars than the Mercedes-Benz SLK 350 for an early morning blast up the Old Pacific Highway, on the northern fringes of Sydney. The old road between Mooney Mooney Bridge and Mount Whit is just right for a relaxed top-down sprint. Mercedes-Benz updated its SLK range last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/671437/airs-and-graces

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