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  1. News - Hong Kong - JAKE'S VIEW

    Is the latest health-cost scare a trial balloon for GST?

    Posted Sep 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Is the latest health-cost scare a trial balloon for GST? Hong Kong will have to spend much more than expected on elderly health care in future, ... benefit to defined contribution pension plans. This process will be completed well before old-age health care can become a real problem. We simply face no serious fiscal difficulty here as long ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1300951/latest-health-cost-scare-trial-balloon-gst
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    By delaying release of iPhone 6 in mainland China, Apple encourages fakes

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:39am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to the public in China when it was all supposed to be kept secret for the big announcement at home. "We'll show them," says boss Tim Cook. "We'll release a week late in China ... I just hope it's not fake," Gan Lin, one of the shop's potential customers said. South China Morning Post, September 12 Dear lady, you hope in vain. Apple has announced ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1591804/delaying-release-iphone-6-mainland-china-apple-encourages
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Rule of law and obeying the law are two different things

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 03:36am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... that people break the law, " [Executive Council member Professor Arthur Li Kwok-cheung] said, without naming anyone. "It is completely paradoxical. It is crazy." South China Morning ... in mind with rule of law is more the duty of the public custodians of the law, our lawmakers, police, prosecutors and judges, to act through due process of law however offensive they think ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1596957/rule-law-and-obeying-law-are-two-different-things
  4. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    No, it wouldn’t make any difference

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 10:39am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... background) but it's not worth the trouble. And what of Hong Kong and China? Well, the other day Alex also wrote a column in which he said expatriates here cannot really expect to be treated ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1597858/no-it-wouldnt-make-any-difference
  5. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong contractors' bid-rigging is behind rising prices

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:57am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Industry players say their own costs are pushing quotes sky-high, but data taken from GDP figures does not support their claims HK contractors' bid-rigging behind rising prices One contractor who asked to remain anonymous described ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1594838/hong-kong-contractors-bid-rigging-behind-rising-prices
  6. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Hong Kong's anti-money-laundering laws make a mockery out of justice

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 03:23am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... And wretches hang that jurymen may dine But one assumes that a pang of conscience must occasionally strike them. Among the jailed is a 62-year-old woman, a public housing tenant, serving a 10-year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1593408/hong-kongs-anti-money-laundering-laws-makes-mockery-out-justice
  7. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Housing- not science- is the best use of land at Science Park's fourth phase

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:42am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Country Park? When you have finished figuring it out, you may wish to ask why the public purse should help pay malls to pull in customers. Is there so little chance of the merchants themselves ... that is. It's also just grand for the university professor who first uses public-funded research to devise an application he thinks has commercial possibilities and then nips out the back door ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1588170/housing-not-science-best-use-land-science-parks-fourth-phase
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Distant central bankers drive home prices up in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 03:56am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp Distant central bankers drive HK home prices up The European Central Bank cut interest rates to a record low yesterday and launched a new scheme that could push €500 billion into the flagging euro-zone economy. South China Morning Post, September 5 It's a long way away. Why should we really care if Europeans think debasing the euro is a prescription ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1586672/distant-central-bankers-drive-home-prices-hong-kong
  9. Business - Economy - JAKE'S VIEW

    Retire these amateurish efforts at pension reform

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 02:33pm by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... It's a dead one. This is not to say that we could not afford it. At present it would cost the public purse about HK$42 billion a year, rising in 25 years to HK$92 billion. But with a few tweaks ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1582903/retire-these-amateurish-efforts-pension-reform
  10. Business - Banking & Finance - JAKE'S VIEW

    Easy way out for foreign inflows comes with a price in China

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:46am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... exchange reserves have become a big burden for us." Premier Li Keqiang Business, August 4 You might reasonably expect quite a number of lifted eyebrows in China at this sort of appraisal ... China can now buy out their companies or acquire other assets considered national treasures. Are savings so great not a measure of strength and standing of which any nation can be proud? Short ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1567901/easy-way-out-foreign-inflows-comes-price-china

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