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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING


    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Alex Frew McMillan Alex Frew McMillan Taxing times Hong Kong taxis are great, right? They're cheap, plentiful and fuelled with eco-friendly liquid petroleum gas. There are a few pioneering electric cabs out there, too. There's one problem: they don't take you where you want to go. You'd think this was a key- indeed the only- role of a taxi. Pity the poor ...

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    Then & now: Lest we forget

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Jason Wordie

    ... In the 100 years since the first world war began, those who died in service haven't always been respected, writes Jason Wordie. Lest we forget August marks a century since the beginning of what became the first world war. This devastating conflict affected the entire world; its political, economic and social aftermath materially shaped how we live today, in ways that many ...

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    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... similar to those that caused them to flee; few countries offer permanent safe havens. Their powerlessness has always left refugees exposed to exploitation. White Russians flooded into China ...

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    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by ATLANTIC

    ... have been. Everyone has phases when they regret the things they haven’t done. But many people use that regret as a springboard to future success. Sagittarius (Nov 23- Dec 21) Strangers ...

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    Then & now: Laundering service

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Jason Wordie

    ... haven for excess funds from elsewhere. Exactly how these funds were originally acquired was seldom – if ever – seriously scrutinised. Throughout its urban history, Hong Kong has offered ... the British colony offered. At the least, Hong Kong’s laws (unlike those in the rest of China) were not arbitrary. In consequence, the colony was a safe haven for businessmen (and others), ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... spout after a particularly taxing Baywatch rescue". Coelho is most likely too busy to read what his critics write- he writes, on average, a book a year. His most famous novel, ...

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    So near, yet so feared: southern hospitality

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... “Why does everything taste better with beer?” (I must be lost). Yes, they are just being hospitable. As taxing as this can be, one must live with it. But the last time I went to Sichuan, home ... with a sprinkling of pale yellow – how could this travesty be Sichuan food? “Oh, no, Sichuan food is too spicy for foreigners,” the waiter explained. We cried ourselves to sleep that night and I haven ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING


    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:09pm by ATLANTIC

    ... you to defend them against accusations that they haven’t been pulling their weight. If they really have been slacking, however, then maybe a stern warning is what they need. Capricorn (Dec 22- ...

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    Rant: less is more

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kenny Hodgart

    ... stratagems to shunt their wealth into tax havens- seem unable to grasp is that businesses nowadays don't so much avoid tax as choose where to pay it. The answer, garcons and frauleins, therefore ... Kenny Hodgart Kenny Hodgart Tax may seem like an obvious subject for this column- nobody likes having their money taken away, do they?- but there's been a lot of noise about ...

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    Reflections: Just a hunch

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:56pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... the tax system, improving the lives of his subjects while enriching the imperial coffers. One of his policies would ultimately change the course of world history. Although an order to suspend ...




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