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  1. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong's schools need much better sex education

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... their pregnancies, either in the city's hospitals or over the border on the mainland. Recent research from Bain & Company shows that there are well over 7,000 crisis pregnancies in Hong Kong each ... in 2009. Mother's Choice receives close to 3,000 calls annually to their hotline, a number which has been growing over the past 10 years. Most of the young women who are counselled ...

  2. Comment - Blogs

    Diaoyus dispute encapsulates the Hong Kong identity crisis

    Posted May 05th 2013, 07:48pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... from Hong Kong to plant a Chinese national flag on isles also claimed by Japan. According to the article, the Diaoyu/Senkaku island dispute underscores an apparent identity crisis in Hong Kong ... this year’s Labour Day week, compared with last year. Cambodia, Hong Kong slip in press freedom poll Radio Free Asia lumps Hong Kong with Cambodia, Myanmar, mainland China and North Korea. Hong Kong ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Philippine decision to ban Hong Kong journalists an affront to press freedom

    Posted Nov 25th 2014, 05:10am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Ban is an affront to press freedom Outrage and criticism were to be expected after the Philippines apparently imposed an entry ban on nine Hong Kong journalists who door-stepped President Benigno Aquino last year over the Manila hostage tragedy in 2010. They were reportedly blacklisted as "undesirable", merely because they had hurled questions ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Incineration and landfill extensions are essential to tackle Hong Kong's waste crisis

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 05:55pm by Wong Kam-sing

    ... for Hong Kong's extreme high-density environment, and we will put our ideas to the legislature early next year and begin drafting the necessary legislation. There are also questions over Hong ... Wong Kam-sing Wong Kam-sing says after over a decade, Hong Kong must act on plans to extend its landfills and build an incinerator as they are indispensable parts of a comprehensive ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    New York model to fight teen pregnancy not best for Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in conservative parts of the US, it is accepted in big cities. More than 7,000 New York girls between the ages of 15 and 19 become pregnant each year, with two-thirds having abortions and seven in 10 ... SCMP Editorial Wiser solution to teen pregnancy The thought of Hong Kong fighting teenage pregnancy by following New York's example of handing out morning-after birth control pills ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong's MTR shows bad crisis management over stray dog

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 04:35am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Bad MTR crisis management over stray The unfortunate MTR stray dog incident has become a full-blown crisis. Assuming that staff on the ground did not do their job ... that a rescue resulted in serious delays. That was what operators did in New York a year ago when they stopped trains for hours to save a couple of kittens. Well, at least MTR staff will now have ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Crisis in Ukraine has exposed many failings, not least Russia's

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 12:26pm by INNES DOIG

    ... Doig is a Hong Kong-based magazine publisher who has lived and worked in both Russia and Ukraine ... Innes Doig Innes Doig says we may still be a long way from a new cold war, but citizens of both nations deserve better Crisis in Ukraine has exposed the economic failure of Russia ...

  8. Comment - Sport - GAMBLING

    Questionable betting exchanges are profiting off Hong Kong racing's clean record

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 10:05pm by Michael Cox

    ... are questions clouded by these sites' lack of transparency. On one hand Jockey Club officials estimate HK$2.4 billion is lost by Hong Kong punters with illegal operators on racing each year ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Hong Kong racing is seen as the cleanest in the world but there lurks a parallel world of betting where brokers and punters ride shotgun on the city's ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No shame in the pain of a difficult pregnancy

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Kelly Yang

    ... put my head down. With all these hormones, am I cheating in the baby race? If I'm cheating, so are a lot of other people. According to the Hong Kong Society for Reproductive Medicine, ... I cheated. I took progesterone, I have really problematic pregnancies, and I'm proud of it. Kelly Yang is the founder of The Kelly Yang Project, an after-school programme for children in Hong ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Greater discrimination protection will benefit all in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 01:31pm by YORK CHOW

    ... with recommendations made to Hong Kong over the years by various UN bodies. A number have already been enacted in other jurisdictions such as Britain and Australia, which were models for Hong Kong ... York Chow York Chow says too many misconceptions remain about aspects of ongoing Hong Kong law review More protection against discrimination will benefit everyone in our society In July, ...




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