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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ferguson exposes US policy fail

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... melting pot of cultures and races. That has happened in some places, but not all; parts of Buffalo, Cleveland, Detroit, Milwaukee and New York have divisions even wider than St Louis. Ferguson ... follows a string over the years, among them Trayvon Martin in Florida, Amadou Diallo in New York's Bronx and Rodney King in Los Angeles. It will continue until policies become more inclusive ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1577264/killing-michael-brown-ferguson-exposes-us-policy-failings
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    EOC's new chief York Chow must prove he's a watchdog

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial York Chow must be a watchdog Filling the shoes left behind by a good predecessor is not easy. The challenge is even bigger when it is a sensitive job closely monitored by the public. Former health chief Dr York Chow Yat-ngok must have felt the heat in succeeding Lam Woon-kwong as head of the city's Equal Opportunities Commission. Even before assuming the post, he ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1186700/eocs-new-chief-york-chow-must-prove-hes-watchdog
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A new chapter for the Hang Seng Index

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:27am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial New chapter for Hang Seng Index If anyone wanted a quick guide to Hong Kong's history over the last 50 years, they could do worse than refer to the Hang Seng Index. ... launched as an internal guide by Hang Seng Bank on July 31, 1964. Having been set at a base of 100 points, representing stocks' total value on July 31, 1964, it plumbed its all-time low ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1567928/new-chapter-hang-seng-index
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Fighting prejudice is a long-term battle

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:30am by SCMP Editorial

    ... They also fear the use of "locust" and other derogatory terms will become a punishable offence. Some anti-gay groups accused commissioner Dr York Chow Yat-ngok of building an "illegal ... Changes in mindset and behaviour take time. Without public support, the crusade against discrimination will fail to succeed. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1575677/fighting-prejudice-long-term-battle
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

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

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

    ... SCMP Editorial Xi's task to build on Deng's legacy Few historical figures leave a footprint that grows larger with time. Deng Xiaoping’s legacy looms larger than ever. ... But it is also an occasion for reflection on how far it still needs to go to fulfil the vision. The late paramount leader set his country on a new course after the chaos of the Cultural Revolution, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1578815/xi-jinpings-task-build-deng-xiaopings-legacy
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Put patients first in medical staffing crisis

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

    ... of doctors because a staffing crisis in our public hospitals posed a threat to patient safety. At the time the hospitals, which treat 90 per cent of patients but employ only 40 per cent of the city’s doctors, was short of 200. A year later the Medical Council announced it was holding more licensing exams for non-local medical graduates willing to serve, for a time at least, in the public ...

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

    Court ruling on Tai Po beach a welcome end to 16-year saga

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 04:25am by SCMP Editorial

    ... should have done so because the green study failed to take into account the new discovery of seahorses nearby. But the court ruled that there was no evidence to say the area was home ... in 1998, the HK$200 million beach with cafes and other amenities was billed as a new attraction for residents who do not have beach access in the district. But a growing green sense means it soon ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1575024/court-ruling-tai-po-beach-welcome-end-16-year-saga
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Shinzo Abe's three arrows are looking badly blunted

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 04:25am by SCMP Editorial

    ... soon whether to go ahead with another planned rise to 10 per cent in October next year. This is not the first time a sales tax rise has knocked a recovering economy off course. In 1997 a rise ... investment. But strong constraints on growth remain to be addressed, including lack of business confidence and reluctance to invest in new equipment, which would boost the economy. During the second ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1575022/shinzo-abes-three-arrows-are-looking-badly-blunted
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Ambrose Lam was right to quit

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:45am by SCMP Editorial

    ... week was historic. For the first time, the traditionally conservative legal body carried three motions targeting the leader. It reflected the depth of discontent with his support ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1577256/law-society-chief-ambrose-lam-was-right-stand-down
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    It's the spirit of the rules that civil servants must adhere to

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 04:19am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of general and job-specific regulations on conduct and integrity. While the team is largely clean and honest, transgressions do occur from time to time. The recent row surrounding a senior Lands ... area for new-town development. She was said to have declared the purchase but her supervisor did not seem to think it was a problem and simply told her not to handle issues involving that site. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1572412/its-spirit-rules-civil-servants-must-adhere

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