• Saturday
  • July 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:27am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 134 for united services recreation club

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    What's the fuss about Jimmy Lai giving out political donations to Hong Kong pan-democrats?

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 04:16am by Alex Lo

    ... Readers of my column know I am no fan of Lai and Apple Daily. But really, this united front effort looks so, hmm, amateurish. According to leaked files, Lai donated over HK$40 million ... the real juice but only insinuates it- "foreign interference" through Lai to the pan-democrats. The only evidence was that Lai gave US$75,000 as a service fee to former US deputy defence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1557306/whats-fuss-about-jimmy-lai-giving-out-political-donations
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Why bother inspecting a Hong Kong investment flat?

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 05:25am by Alex Lo

    ... units may be quite unliveable except for single people, but they are at least affordable. There are also larger two- and three-bedroom flats. There is pent-up demand for flats, especially since ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1557023/why-bother-inspecting-hong-kong-investment-flat
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Why New Territories new-towns plan makes a lot of sense

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 04:03am by Alex Lo

    ... people with 60,700 new units. Of these, 36,600 units will be public or subsidised housing, while 24,100 will be private flats. The public units will occupy 47.6 hectares, while private housing will take up 54 hectares. The whole proposed development project covers 333 hectares, of which existing village land, open space, zones for community and social services, commercial land, amenity ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1543184/why-new-territories-new-towns-plan-makes-lot-sense
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    China, United States go to extremes over farce

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 03:13am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com China, US go to extremes over farce The central government's propaganda machine has a habit of dismissing things it doesn't like as "farce". Occupy Central's mock referendum, which has attracted more than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1541181/china-united-states-go-extremes-over-farce
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    The Hong Kong pan-dems and the United States neo-cons

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com The HK pan-dems and the US neo-cons Is this what Beijing means by foreign interference? The local press has unearthed a close relationship between Next Media boss Jimmy Lai and Paul Wolfowitz, the former number two in the US Defen ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1538433/hong-kong-pan-dems-and-united-states-neo-cons
  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    How Hong Kong's propertied class found favour with the government

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:31am by Alex Lo

    ... Secretariat's research unit, which found John Tsang Chun-wah, as finance chief, since 2007 gave away HK$220 billion in one-off sweeteners- of which 28.7 per cent went to property owners; 23.5 per cent ... inherited this housing shortage problem and is at least trying to address it. But his 10-year target of 470,000 flats- of which 200,000 will be public units- may not be enough even if all are built ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1551472/how-hong-kongs-propertied-class-found-favour-government
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Museum ivory protest misses the mark

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 04:32am by Alex Lo

    ... Services Department officials said the C. P. Lin collection, named after a local collector, helped celebrate and educate the public about the past. It includes two rare 20cm elephant ivory carvings ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1549240/museum-ivory-protest-misses-mark
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Hong Kong's Cardinal Zen and the art of anti-communism

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 04:01am by Alex Lo

    ... be manipulated." Given the kind of bankers, diplomats and mafia dons the Vatican has at its service, this spiritual state is well versed in the ways of the world. So don't you worry your pretty old ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1546976/hong-kongs-cardinal-zen-and-art-anti-communism
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Occupy Central provides an invaluable, though inadvertent, service to the Hong Kong electorate

    Posted May 08th 2014, 04:28am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Occupy's inadvertently invaluable service I spoke too soon. I take back what I said about Occupy Central. Despite becoming the hotbed of the most idealistic and extreme of the pro-democracy activists- or because of it- the movement has done an invaluable service to Hong Kong and the advent of universal suffrage, albeit inadvertently. By the law ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1506953/occupy-central-provides-invaluable-though-inadvertent
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Political reform starts with makeup of the nominating committee

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 04:54am by Alex Lo

    ... and labour, social services and religion- replicate FCs in Legco. Even the fourth, political sector, gives the Heung Yee Kuk representation, as Legco does. The imperative is to avoid making the NC ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1544492/political-reform-starts-makeup-nominating-committee

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or