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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Labour rights still a work in progress

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:21am by SCMP Editorial

    ... some basic rights remain a work in progress. In Hong Kong, which introduced a minimum wage for the lowest-paid only three years ago today, the issue of standard working hours for everyone, ... to promote a better work-life balance by overcoming resistance to abolition of this discriminatory hangover from an industrial economy. Labour Day is known in some other places as eight-hour day, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1501188/labour-rights-still-work-progress
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Don't let row between watchdog and bureau obscure facts on cold calling

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:54am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and credibility mean they can identify inadequacies from a different perspective, and help garner public support for policy changes. They are government's working partners rather than enemies. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1581579/dont-let-row-between-watchdog-and-bureau-obscure-facts-cold
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Testing times for Sino-US military relations

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:01am by SCMP Editorial

    ... modernisation and the renewed American focus on the Asia-Pacific region makes talking and working together necessities. This has to be especially so as technology, evidenced by the use of drones ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1581273/near-collision-evidence-testing-times-sino-us-military
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must show united front in fight against barbaric IS

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 03:14am by SCMP Editorial

    ... means that it can only be properly dealt with by nations working together. A united effort is essential if Islamic State is to be confined and defeated. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1580946/world-must-show-united-front-fight-against-barbaric-islamic
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Animal welfare tough for MTR

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by SCMP Editorial

    ... and shortly after the dog was found dead on the track. There is no question that the MTR would also have been criticised if it had halted services for half an hour or more while the dog was rescued. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1580461/when-it-comes-animal-welfare-its-tough-balancing-act-mtr
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Striking lifeguards must get back to work

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:35am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Lifeguards must get back to work Nothing is more refreshing than taking a dip in the middle of a sweltering summer day. With temperatures soaring to record highs over the past two months, it is little surprise that the public would want to head to the city's beaches and swimming pools. Unfortunately, swimmers could not enjoy the inviting facilities ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1567219/striking-lifeguards-must-get-back-work-and-negotiating-table
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Fame is no excuse for taking drugs

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 05:05am by SCMP Editorial

    ... We have a double standard when it comes to celebrities: they are counted on for entertainment, gossip included, but we also hold them to high moral standards. Technology has given us easy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1577921/fame-no-excuse-taking-drugs
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Put patients first in medical staffing crisis

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:30am by SCMP Editorial

    ... face a challenge in maintaining standards of treatment and care. The task force consisted of British academic and National Health Service experts engaged to advise on clinical governance. Its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1578816/put-patients-first-medical-staffing-crisis
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Hong Kong must remain alert to dangers posed by forces of nature

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 03:43am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to be whether signal No 8 is raised in time to give people a half or full day off work rather than news of heavy casualties. This owes much to a wealth of defence and warning systems built up through ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1580139/hong-kong-must-remain-alert-dangers-posed-forces-nature
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Xi Jinping's task to build on Deng Xiaoping's legacy

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:30am by SCMP Editorial

    ... liberating its people’s entrepreneurial spirit, thrift and work ethic. The change worked an economic miracle. But it did not extend to political reform. Deng remained a communist who believed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1578815/xi-jinpings-task-build-deng-xiaopings-legacy

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