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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Companies must strike a balance between human rights and need for profits

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 05:48pm by Surya Deva

    ... No one has a right to earn profits. There is merely an expectation, and any number of unforeseen natural or human-triggered events (such as typhoons, strikes, financial disasters and communicable ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Striking lifeguards must get back to work

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

    ... as freely as they should, after hundreds of lifeguards went on strike again yesterday amid long-running manpower and pay disputes. The discord dates back to 10 years ago, when the lifeguard corps ... calling in sick. Yesterday's strike forced some pools to close or shut down partially. Some beaches remained open without lifeguards on duty. Strikes in Hong Kong do not always win public ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Don't bet your life and education on electronic sports

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 05:03am by Alex Lo

    ... Playing online is one thing; at least you are involved. Watching strikes me as a supreme waste of time which just takes "unproductivity" to a whole new level. But I belong to an ageing ... on the gamers. Now I get it. Every financially successful sport has to have a huge audience. Online gaming is now being billed as an e-sport and indeed has a huge internet audience. (Actually it strikes ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR DAY

    Thousands take to the streets for Labour Day rally

    Posted May 01st 2013, 02:14pm by Ernest Kao

    ... of "we are workers! We are not machines!" 3.00pm March is on... leaving Victoria Park now. 2.54pm An hour late... but finally the march begins with shouts of: "Strike! Strike ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    World must unite for prolonged campaign to defeat Islamic State

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 05:51am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to defeat the menace. Obama's strategy relies on a multi-faceted response. Air strikes over Iraq will be stepped up and extended to Islamic State's base in Syria, and 475 more US ... Islamic State and counter the threat of its thousands of Arab, Asian and Western adherents. Air strikes will only slow the group's advance, not stop it. Iraqis have to help themselves ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by STAFF

    ... red tide will strike Professor Rudolf Wu Shiu-sun on the city's red tides ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 04:50am by STAFF

    ... Iyad Madani, has said Islamic State "harms Islam".   Hong Kong lifeguards go on strike An estimated 700 lifeguards are expected to strike today. They are taking advantage of the Mid-Autumn Festival public holiday to mount their second strike over pay and a manpower shortage. They plan to swim along the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront. Hong Kong and Kowloon Lifeguards' Union ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Class boycotts over political reform should be confined to tertiary level

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 04:29am by SCMP Editorial

    ... to influence, it is in the pupils' interest to steer clear of any boycott. The strike has understandably aroused concerns about pupils being manipulated by political forces. Although student groups ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Long road to justice for relatives of MH17 victims

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:39am by SCMP Editorial

    ... war-torn eastern Ukraine, which is consistent with a missile strike. The report stopped short of saying that, but no one is suggesting anything else. Despite denials, suspicion remains confined ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:39am by AGENCIES

    ... to take on Islamic State through a combination of air strikes, ground forces in support of Arab forces and intelligence work. It is a problem that he was almost totally silent on the final ...




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