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  1. Mob violence exposes India's jobs crisis

    Posted Nov 24th 2003, 12:00am by Maseeh Rahman

    ... Maseeh Rahman in New Delhi Rapid development has created an uneven demand for work With at least 26 people killed last week in mob violence triggered by competition for jobs, ... in an orgy of arson, looting and killing, driving thousands of Hindi-speaking settlers from neighbouring Bihar from their homes and workplaces. The unprecedented violence brought home a disconcerting ...

  2. Owners come home to misery and violence

    Posted Mar 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... conflicts between homeowners and management firms. 'The attitudes of some departments encourage the violence. Property management firms do need oversight no matter whether they are embroiled in violence or not.' He said conflicts between evicted residents and property firms would continue as long as residents' committees had no legal status. Most recent lawsuits filed ...

  3. Odd couple equipped for sex and violence

    Posted May 06th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove meets the makers of love toys and police truncheons who are taking on the world from Zhejiang Most people have never heard of Lover Health Products or Senken Industrial, but the two mainland companies have cornered the market in two unlikely industries- sex and violence. Lover is one of the world's top sex toy makers, while Senken is the mainland's biggest ...

  4. A wake-up call for Macau to diversify

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Macau needs law and order in its gaming industry, and not just because a recent outbreak of murderous violence has made it jittery, as we report today. The city's people depend ... security. So the authorities should be concerned about an outbreak of violence evoking memories of the assassinations, car bombings and knifings of the late 1990s as gangs battled for control ...

  5. Business - Money - SMART MONEY

    Smart Money: oddball investments

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Guy

    ... and economic policy. investinginafrica.net Extreme investors look at anything regardless of the reputation. If past headlines of violence in Rwanda or mayhem in Nigeria don't scare you, ...

  6. Police vow curbs on debt-fleeing traders

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the market's size. The police said 80 people were under investigation for involvement in violence while collecting debts and that 27 underground bankers involved in illegal fund-raising had been ... to prevent the disappearance of more business owners and underground bankers. Police said they would crack down on illegal fund-raising, attempts to collect debts by use of violence, delays in wage ...

  7. Women make worst customers: survey

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... they were more likely to resort to violence, the survey found. The consultancy- part of the Christian Family Service Centre- found that some male customers would suggest that frontline female workers have a one-night stand with them. Workers also complained they had been subject to verbal abuse and even physical violence. Abuse included customers making unreasonable demands, urinating ...

  8. Business - China Business - CIVIL UNREST

    Anti-Japanese protests hurting businesses

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 03:25am by Celine Sun, Bloomberg

    ... The protest that swept more than 50 mainland cities descended into violence over the weekend, dealing a blow to all kinds of Japanese-related businesses, ranging from department stores, carmakers, ...

  9. Seething anger signals need for fairer shares

    Posted Apr 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... through the community. I like to think that violence (not just the antics of our well-known radicals and their supporters) is unlikely in our traditionally peaceful and law-abiding society. ... recently, the budget provoked criticism for ignoring the public's views and being too short-term in outlook; something close to violence, at least by Hong Kong standards, took place ...

  10. A GOOD WEEK FOR ...

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Commentators from both sides of the Irish Sea hailed the trip, which began on Tuesday, as a giant step but warned work still had to be done in light of a recent upsurge in sectarian violence. She ...




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