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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Article 23 national security law is too hot to handle for now

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... radical aims have stoked fears of social unrest and prompted some extreme responses from the other end of the political spectrum. The rising tension is hardly conducive to forging consensus ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Reality behind the election rhetoric in India

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 05:16am by SCMP Editorial

    ... comes from humble roots and fought his way to the top of politics through tenacity and ability. Gandhi is an unwilling politician and got to where he is through birth; he is the scion of India's first political family and the great-grandson of Jawaharlal Nehru, India's founding prime minister A decade of Congress rule has left India in bad shape. Growth has fallen to about ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Taiwan needs to think long-term as region's economic focus shifts

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 06:02am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Taiwan needs to refocus economy Common sense has prevailed in Taiwan's political stand-off over a cross-strait trade services pact. Student-led protesters have pledged ... economy. This ought to resonate strongly across the political spectrum in Taipei. Taiwan will need to negotiate access to this regional market of more than 600 million people too if it really wants ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A prosperous China is good for the European Union

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 02:40am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Substantial economic and political benefits lie ahead if they can work more closely together. The president's stated mission was, as he said in the Belgian city of Bruges, to "build bridges ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Candidates are rewarded for their hard work in local elections

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 04:09am by SCMP Editorial

    ... precinct has understandably generated much media attention. Not only has the outcome surprised many, it also prompted a lot of political soul-searching. The South Horizon vacancy arose after former ... How politically representative is the preference of 4,000-odd voters in a middle-class housing estate on Island south is open to debate. It may be tempting to jump to the conclusion ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Compromise best way forward in march towards universal suffrage

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Compromise best way forward Politics is the art of compromise, so the saying goes. After weeks of tussles over the arrangements, the much-touted Shanghai visit for all lawmakers is a step closer to reality. The breakthrough follows a series of goodwill gestures made by the central government. This includes setting aside half a day for discussing political reforms ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ban on Japanese whaling a major victory in conservation battle

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 04:21am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of that with Japanese politics being so driven by nationalism. The cull was about supplying whale meat and although less than 1 per cent of the population regularly eat it, the issue has been tied up ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Michelle Obama's China trip a success

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 04:55am by SCMP Editorial

    ... just-ended week-long trip to China was a success in every way, giving insight into US culture and society while building bridges and sending subtle political messages. There was no lecturing about ... diplomatically imparting political messages. In speeches at Peking University and a high school in Chengdu, she used stories of her own experiences in the US to tell about the value of free expression ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Beijing's ban on pan-democrats serves no one's interests

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:09am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Political ban is in no one's interests The restriction on some pan-democratic lawmakers visiting the mainland is one of the political oddities of the "one country, ... also covers some political activists and others critical of Beijing's rule. The national authorities may think they are a threat to social stability and national security, but to most ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Majority rule can improve governance

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 03:41am by SCMP Editorial

    ... better ties with political parties, the chief executive has yet to consolidate a firm support base in Legco. Recently, the tension has escalated, so much so that his team even had to struggle ... liaison office, he said the government should consider setting up a team of officials for the task of lobbying lawmakers. It doesn't take a veteran political adviser to highlight the need ...




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