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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Champions of Beijing's camp losing public opinion war on political reform

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:38pm by Albert Cheng

    ... and his fellow activists were not much different from triad gangsters. He is oblivious to the fact that the students are just calling for a peaceful demonstration in the form of a class boycott. ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT YOU LIKED

    What you liked, August 2, 2014

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 04:42am by STAFF

    ... tape. Strict government rules have prevented him from staging several exhibits. WORLD Online gambling guru and alleged 14K triad member Paul Phua Wei-seng was arrested in Las Vegas on charges ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    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 ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Albert Yeung's court victory over Google shows need for law to adapt

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 06:32pm by Cliff Buddle

    ... people google his name, they are prompted by the search engine's autocomplete function to use the term "albert yeung triad", damaging his reputation. This, it seems, is the first ...

  6. Comment - Blogs

    The Dark Knight rises in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 02:12pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... manner that had the hero prancing from the tips of Hong Kong’s skyscrapers and battling triads in its red-light districts. Wong even created a local Hong Kong-based vigilante named Night Dragon ... and caused a dispute between factions of the local triads and Japanese yakuza.  So while Spider-Man and Captain America may have been the first to draw local crowds with their large installations, ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Beijing plays on people’s fear to stop dissent as June 4 nears

    Posted May 30th 2014, 09:09pm by Chang Ping

    ... This shows the Chinese government does not follow the law, but runs the country like a triad boss. I recently read some news in the official media that was so ridiculous I didn't know whether ... agree with this characterisation: they say likening the government to gangsters in fact insults the gangsters, because Chinese officials often resort to tactics even the triads would find ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A BAD WEEK FOR ...

    A Bad Week for..., March 9, 2014

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 04:02am by STAFF

    ... City soccer club owner was jailed for six years for laundering HK$721 million through Hong Kong bank accounts. A court heard that Yeung had a business relationship with alleged triad leader ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

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

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

    ... for three days in the new year. Within a week, a report in the Sunday Morning Post linking Hong Kong triads with one of Mexico's most powerful crime and drug syndicates made it look like ... falling. Mexican law officials have outlined ties between the Sinaloa cartel, a big player in the country's murderous drug wars, and Hong Kong's 14K and Sun Yee On, under which the triads ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    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 ...




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