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  1. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Loyalty to mainland is loyalty to one's country

    Posted Sep 04th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... and anti-Beijing. And we claim we are mature enough for democracy.   Bickering bureaucrats should give us space How big is a 50 sq ft space? The size of a kitchen maybe? Imagine fitting a toilet, kitchen and living area in that space, calling it a "suite" and renting it out for more than HK$1,500 a month. Super-rich Hong Kong has tens of thousands of people housed ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Legislators can solve the problem of poverty

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Old and poor. Rich Hong Kong has about 300,000 such people. Last week's drawing of a poverty line exposed this shame. They scavenge cardboard boxes to survive. They live in caged bed spaces. Some sleep on the streets. Do you know why one out of three old people are poor and why this number keeps growing? Because our political leaders - both before ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Golf course highlights city's unfair ways

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... premium of just HK$1,000 for its 170-hectare Fanling golf course, used by about 2,000 of Hong Kong's richest men. The poorest in our city pay HK$1,500 a month for a bed space smaller than ... The university will charge HK$1.2 million tuition fees. Needless to say, those sleeping in bed spaces smaller than a coffin won't be able to afford it. Chicago Booth will be for rich folks, just ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Something is rotten in the city of Hong Kong

    Posted May 29th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... they want the government to dispose of the garbage they produce? Maybe we should rocket it all into space. Public Eye is sure the Martians haven't yet been corrupted by Nimby. Or we could empty ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Only a crash will rid market of greedy speculators

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... to donate land? Watch this space Has guilt finally knocked a bit of conscience into some of our property tycoons? Or does that newfound conscience come with a catch? Two tycoons took turns offering ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Leung must be squeaky clean, not sneaky

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Eye cannot think of any other way to describe it. Speculators are turning to parking spaces, driving prices beyond HK$1 million each, after the government slapped cooling measures on residential property. Surely it is obscene greed when property developers rush to put parking spaces on the market to fan this lunacy. Why not just turn Hong Kong into one big casino? Then we can ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    CY's double-talking outshines his good deeds

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Where else would you see even car park spaces selling for HK$1 million? To all these vultures we confer our Gods of Greed Award.   A breath of (fresh) air in HK's polluted atmosphere Public ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - PUBLIC EYE

    Many questions surround shocking marine tragedy

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... affordable homes for residents of slum subdivided flats and caged bed spaces? Or is he a member of the Poverty Commission just for show? Forget the husband, why not help Hong Kong's poor? ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Kudos to judge for standing up to greedy developer

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani Let's applaud the gutsy Mr Justice Anselmo Reyes. He told a big-time developer to shove off. The Hysan Group wanted to build soaring new towers on 10 sites in already congested Causeway Bay and Wan Chai. It didn't care that the buildings would further ruin airflow, worsen our terrible air pollution and eat up pedestrian space. It cared only about squeezing ...



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