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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Strike right balance in keeping shop owners from encroaching on streets

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:40am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Balance vital in battle for streets If the law were to go after pavement-hogging shopfronts with some of the zeal and diligence that its enforcers devote to the policing of street hawkers, pedestrians might find a little extra space on some of our increasingly crowded footpaths. A proposal to introduce an on-the-spot fine for shopkeepers who extend their business ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Article 23 national security law is too hot to handle for now

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 04:28am by SCMP Editorial

    ... The unpopular law has been largely forgotten by the public since 2003, after half a million protesters took to the street and forced the then chief executive to withdraw it. Successive governments have ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    We have a right to know when and why we are being watched

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:47am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Tell us when weare being watched The grainy CCTV surveillance camera images of two suspects in the stabbing of former newspaper editor Kevin Lau Chun-to opened eyes to a matter we are aware of but pay little attention to: that wherever we are, there could be someone watching us. There are tens of thousands of the unobtrusive devices on Hong Kong's streets ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Janet Yellen will bring continuity to the United States Federal Reserve

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... target. When she takes over next year the timing and pace of tapering of the US' loose monetary policy may still be the big issue. In an analysis by The Wall Street Journal of the accuracy ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Free markets make you fatter

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 02:11am by SCMP Editorial

    ... obese. A recent analysis of nearly 100 studies involving Americans, Chinese and Europeans, published in the journal of the American Medical Association, confirmed that people who were overweight ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Police forces need global co-operation to defeat the drug barons

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 02:41am by SCMP Editorial

    ... houses. The crystal-meth haul is believed to be worth about HK$1.8 billion on the street in Hong Kong, although it is not clear whether it was for export or sale in China, where the price has been ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Chinese authorities taking the right steps to increase urbanisation

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 11:31pm by SCMP Editorial

    ... be eased and removed. Big cities are often overcrowded and heavily polluted. Home prices and rents are high and the streets jammed with traffic. Greater urbanisation will ensure the nation's ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Mong Kok pedestrian zone breathes life into our car-bound city

    Posted Nov 10th 2013, 04:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Zone breathes life into city Unlike some world cities which make pedestrian zones an integral part of urban living, Hong Kong still gives priority to cars. Streets that are off-limit to wheels remain a rarity. That is why Sai Yeung Choi Street South in Mong Kok has become such a popular spot ever since vehicles were taken off the road most of the time. Jammed ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Thai king's birthday is a time for reflection

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:27am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial King's birthday, a time to reflect The 86th birthday today of Thailand's revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej is guaranteed to halt disruptive anti-government street protests. But just as the pause button on a movie is pressed, the respite for Southeast Asia's second-biggest economy will be brief and the increasingly violent agitation to bring down Prime ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Fighting diabetes the healthy way

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 03:29am by SCMP Editorial

    ... Chinese, conducted as part of research published in the journal of the American Medical Association, suggested that the incidence of diabetes among adults is rising because of affluence, ...




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