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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Height restriction for school premises protects children's safety

    Posted May 13th 2014, 07:34pm by Kelly Yang

    ... Kelly Yang Kelly Yang says there are better ways to help schools facing rising rents than by doing away with a height restriction needed for safety reasons A step too far Education ... in a haystack. Yet taking away the 24-metre restriction will open another, much worse, can of worms. It will undermine children's safety, and that is a problem far more frightening than soaring ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Safety first in New Territories village housing probe

    Posted May 14th 2014, 04:32am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Safety first in homes probe Village housing in the New Territories is something you either love or hate. For those put off by hectic urban living, the three-storey villas ... is fire safety. In a step that may force a change in government policy, the Ombudsman has launched a direct investigation into the fire safety of village houses. This follows complaints about fire ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Urgent need to find the truth about MH17

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:04am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and measures taken to protect future air safety. For a second time this year, Malaysian Airlines has suffered a catastrophe; our sympathy goes to the relatives of the 298 people on board the plane who ... to be fully aware of developments and to ensure passenger safety. Ukraine and Russia have repeatedly accused each other of causing the tragedy. Their eagerness to apportion blame at a time of grieving ...

  4. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Science students embroiled in plant safety debate

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 03:40am by Ivan Zhai

    ... Ivan Zhai Authorities play dangerous game by having people still studying at university act as experts Science students embroiled in plant safety debate The latest public protests over ... the opinion war can be won on mere assurances on the safety of PX alone. State-owned media largely ignored how the government could improve communication with the public. Instead it focused ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Proposals a welcome step to closing illegal guest houses

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... As the licensing regime only considers fire and building safety, some guest houses have been approved even though the buildings in which they are located are restricted to private residential use. ... the proposed change may put some 200 premises out of business, it is the right thing to do to enhance safety and compliance. Given the importance of tourism in our economy, the reform deserves public ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Drone invasion needs regulation

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:25am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to deal with safety and privacy, issues that are hotly debated elsewhere. Yet drones are the perfect tools for snooping. With miniature cameras mounted, they can zip by windows, track people ... safety. Intentional death and destruction aside, there is, of course, the matter of accidents; the light metal-and-plastic craft could fall from a height onto the unsuspecting below. Technological ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hailstorm exposes safety failings in our malls

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 03:27am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Storm exposes safety failings The downpour on Sunday night caught everyone by surprise- and not only because the city is not yet in the typhoon or wet season. It also ... the city, and even more so during bad weather. The downpour also damaged another shopping mall in Tuen Mun. Such mayhem highlights the need for better building safety, maintenance and contingency ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:25am by LETTERS

    ... there were hawkers, food stalls all over. Under the guise of food safety, they got rid of all food stalls, and made many people jobless. Then they went after hawkers, because they were blocking ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 04:13am by AGENCIES

    ... The shooting down of flight MH17 How they see it 1. The Sydney Morning Herald The only positive likely to emerge from this tragedy is a better global airline safety regime. It must recognise the increasing ability of non-state groups to engage in sophisticated warfare extending to ground-to-air missiles. A less likely legacy of MH17 is a detente between Ukraine ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, July 21, 2014

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:59am by LETTERS

    ... of the present problem. Dr Arthur van Langenberg, Central   Hotel could lead to safety problems Although I appreciate the government's wish to preserve heritage buildings, the planned hotel at 27 ... It will be very inconvenient if these people have to deal with vehicles going to and from the hotel. Lugard Road is narrow and I would have concerns about the safety of pedestrians. If there was serious ...




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