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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    In the modern era, coins are a waste of time and money

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 04:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... or added Octopus card value have surprised the contractor, which had expected at most small tins would be involved. Instead, people have been bringing in hundreds, sometimes thousands of dollars, ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Make way for cyclists on roads

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... bicycles for their benefits, authorities here continue to largely think of them in terms of sport or recreation, the basis for the networks of cycling paths around Sha Tin and Tai Po. The lack ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Clean-up of Victoria Harbour is far from over

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 03:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... quality has improved at the eastern end to permit a cross-harbour competition, the original route until it was abandoned in 1979, from Central to East Tsim Sha Tsui, had levels 92 times beyond ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    For the sake of children, build Hong Kong schools in Shenzhen

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Kong parents resident on the mainland, being forced to commute for an hour or more to schools in Tuen Mun, Tin Shui Wai, Tung Chung and Wong Tai Sin. This is a result of government policy aimed ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong should take care lifting two-tin milk cap

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Take care lifting two-tin milk cap When the controversial restriction on infant milk formula was introduced early this year to combat rampant cross-border trading, the government made clear that it would be reviewed at the appropriate time. The two-tin cap on outbound travellers, as officials repeatedly stressed, was to ensure an adequate supply for local ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Inquest will shed light on tragic police shooting

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... in Lam Tin on Monday will be no exception. When Ho went looking for his estranged wife and infant son, security guards in Hong Nga Court stopped him and called police. Police say he held a paper ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    When it comes to live-chicken sales, health should be the top priority

    Posted May 12th 2014, 03:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... measures- after the H7N9 virus was discovered in a mainland bird in the Cheung Sha Wan wholesale market. The live-chicken trade was linked to the 1997 outbreak of H5N1 bird flu that killed six ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Kindergartens will remain at mercy of free market while they are privately run

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57am by SCMP Editorial

    ... in Tin Shui Wai is the latest victim of cut-throat competition. Despite offering to pay nearly double its current rent of about HK$260,000 a month, it was outbid by a rival kindergarten chain. ... it resonates across the city in that the Tin Shui Wai kindergarten is not the only one struggling to survive. Without a permanent campus, many preschools and nurseries are at the mercy of the rental ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong needs to study the needs of an ageing society

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 04:37am by SCMP Editorial

    ... towns built since the 1970s will age disproportionately in the next five years. The number of residents over 65 in Tuen Mun, Sha Tin and Tai Po will grow by more than a third, compared with just ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong has strength to innovate, but other factors hold it back

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and Technology Park in Sha Tin goes a way towards nurturing start-up companies, although it does not resolve a host of shortfalls in society. Among them are students steered by parents towards finance ...




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