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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Triad roughing up of Michael Bay does wonders for city's image

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 12:52am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Triad dust-up sticks to the stereotype Has the roughing-up on the Transformers movie set in Quarry Bay involving alleged triads damaged the city's ... prowess, maybe Bay should just hire those guys for his movies, rather than letting them be charged with blackmail and assault. If only the suspected triads had managed to disrupt Bay and his film ...

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    Could cyberspace turn into empty space?

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:08am by Hari Kumar

    ... ruled that entertainment tycoon Albert Yeung Sau-shing can sue Google because its search engine suggests terms such as "triad" when you enter the businessman's name. So ...

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    Where is the Chinese Oliver Stone?

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 05:18am by Alex Lo

    ... endless variations of The Joy Luck Club and triads? A well-made Stone-like movie about Mao's brand of totalitarianism would sell at the box office. And yes, it would be good to have a Chinese ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Setting more rules won't solve Hong Kong's ills; enforce the ones we have

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the police launching the so-called "Reno Safe" scheme to fight against dodgy contractors and triads involved in building renovations as if it's a new crime. At the same time, officials have proposed licensing subdivided flats in residential buildings. Triad-affiliated contractors and decorators have been a problem for decades. One favoured tactic is to start work, make ...

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    Leung is stupid, but so are his critics

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... as it purportedly claims Leung has triad links. Lian does hedge his claims in the article - after having made them - by saying people should cross-check facts. Did he cross-check himself or show any ... issued an apology - of sorts. It said: "Our newspaper and the author of the article did not allege Mr Leung had had relations with triads. We apologise if the article prompted some readers ...

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    Police should have better things to do

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 03:54am by Alex Lo

    ... a few games of low-stakes mahjong to fight boredom or to socialise with neighbours? We are not talking about gambling dens controlled by triad syndicates with millions of dollars' turnover. ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Let's open up our streets to enterprise

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Let's open up our streets to enterprise Safety, hygiene and anti-triad crime prevention. In the name of these goals, the government, since the 1990s, has systematically chased away hawkers and made our streets safe for brand-name shops and luxury shopping malls. I am not one to believe in conspiracy theories of collusion between the government and the big ...

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    Where's the evidence for Lew's attack?

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... into trouble for attending a dinner arranged by Lew at which an alleged triad figure was present. How should the public react to the latest news? Well, let's see the evidence, in the absence ...



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