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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Reality punctures Dragonair's version of flight delay

    Posted May 06th 2014, 12:02am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Why is it that when there's a problem with an aircraft before it takes off airlines seem completely unprepared for it. It's not great for the passengers when it happens but the basic rule surely is to keep passengers abreast of what ...

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    When it comes to earth's climate, change is normal

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 05:34am by Howard Winn

    ... forecast by the global climate models is happening and will continue to happen and grow worse. Currently these predictions are way off the reality." In other words, when the models are tested ...

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    HSBC action to put hunger strikers out of their misery

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:29am by Howard Winn

    ... to breakthrough research and treatment options being developed in the US. The Karen Leung Foundation aims to make her wish a reality by working closely with the local and international medical ...

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    Incinerators are not the only way to deal with household waste

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 01:14am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Environment secretary Wong Kam-sing says Hong Kong has to be "realistic" and adopt plans to build an incinerator in order to deal with the city's waste problem. But why, one wonders, should we be bludgeoned into the Environment Bureau's determination of reality when there seem to be other cleaner and cheaper alternatives? Some months ago ...

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    It's more a scaremongering act than a poor job of forecasting

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 01:16am by Howard Winn

    ... The government's efforts at medium-term forecasting are no better. The forecast in 2009 spoke of fiscal reserves in 2012-13 of HK$401.2 billion, but three years later the reality was a surplus of HK$734 ...

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    If you want a mooring, try suing the Marine Department

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 02:34am by Howard Winn

    ... billed as mainland China's "first major inspirational weight-loss reality show". It's called The Biggest Loser show. CCTV-2 has bought the format from NBC in the US. Besunyen, ... weight. The show is enhanced by the presence of star athletes, models and coaches, who encourage the contestants and give advice on how to lose weight. Why it should take a reality show to achieve ...

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    The colourful world of crowdfunding

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 01:43am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We recently wrote about how crowdfunding was getting under way in Hong Kong. Last week, another site, Bigcolors.com went live. "The reason we call it Bigcolors is that we love big ideas, we love big inspiration, and we want to make colourful ideas reality," says co-founder Australian James Giancotti. Giancotti has a law degree and worked in management ...

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    Government leads the way in illegal parking

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... the inconvenience that illegal parking causes. Maybe the government official should be encouraged to watch the two episodes of Police Report, even though one episode stretches reality by showing a car being ...

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    Amex Black Card holders say the service is not worth the price

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... gynaecological cancers, and to provide women access to breakthrough research and treatment options being developed in the US. The Karen Leung Memorial Foundation aims to make her wish a reality ...

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    China is like the EU; provinces are its member states

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... reality as "a huge, diverse, fragmented federation of poorly integrated economies in which even domestic companies face perilous challenges from domestic competitors".   Stop being nasty ...




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