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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Universal suffrage won't solve city's woes: HKU economist

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... - including Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office director Wang Guangya - to warn that economic development could pay the price of the political struggle. While Wong believes the "vanishing Hong ...

  2. News - China Insider - SOCIETY

    Criminal gangs 'crippling children and forcing them to work as beggars'

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 07:29pm by Chris Luo

    ... sympathy from passers-by, the report said. Wang Xiuyong, who was close to the head of one of the beggar gangs, said the gang members would each morning drive vans loaded with disabled beggars ... their hometowns and brought to Dongguan for this profitable “business”, Wang – who is himself physically disabled – was cited as saying. “The more severely handicapped they are, the more valuable ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Fishball lovers launch snack attack on stall that refuses to stick to convention

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 04:33am by Stuart Lau

    ... but tourists and locals alike were not happy. "I just wanted a stickful of ox organs- I didn't expect her to ask for HK$50," mainland tourist Wang Ping said. "I thought it would ...

  4. News - China - SOCIETY

    Dire manners and 'uncivilised behaviour' of tourists is harming China's image, admits VP Wang Yang

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... a top official said. Vice-Premier Wang Yang singled out "talking loudly in public places, jay-walking, spitting and wilfully carving characters on items in scenic zones". Improving the civilised quality of the citizens [is]... the obligations of governments at all levels Vice-Premier Wang Yang Such bad manners were "often criticised by the media and have damaged the image ...

  5. News - China - SOCIETY

    How does Taiwan sum up 2013? In a word: fake

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 04:48am by Angela Meng

    ... speaker, Wang Jin-pyng. Ma had tried to force Wang out of the ruling Kuomintang, and the feud dragged on for months until the rivals agreed to a truce. The island was also hit by a series of food ...

  6. News - China - SOCIETY

    Eye-gouging victim Bin-Bin faces up to his brave new world with implants

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 12:53pm by Stuart Lau, LO WEI

    ... to leave behind bags of donated toys for other children at the hospital, although he kept a toy electronic piano. Expressing gratitude to the hospital and Shenzhen residents, his mother, Wang ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    Most want change to holidays, poll finds

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... they want, the income could be made on every day of a year." Supporters argue the chaos was due to the relative lack of holiday breaks on the mainland. Wang Hengyong, a tourism expert from Beijing Jiaotong University, told China National Radio that the problem was a lack of breaks. "We don't have too many, but too few golden-week holidays," Wang said. "Besides, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    What makes Hong Kong great? SCMP campaign celebrates city's spirit

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... priority." Hu said the campaign was the newspaper's way of giving back to the city, after the newspaper was nurtured by Hong Kong. Editor-in-Chief Wang Xiangwei said the Post hoped to feature stories about things Hongkongers appreciated, but perhaps took for granted. "These things deserve to be recognised and reported on," Wang said.   ...

  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    Survey shows problems of China's growing elderly population

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang in Beijing jeanette.wang@scmp.com Survey shows task facing Beijing as it struggles to cater for the world's fastest-rising elderly population, with a quarter below poverty line Stark truth about ageing China An unprecedented study of China's ageing population has shown a third of elderly mainlanders report poor health and a quarter are struggling below ...

  10. News - World - SOCIETY

    For world's young, US contest spells friendships

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... eighth-grader, said after the first round of spelling that it "was good, it was fun". Katherine Wang, 11, a sixth-grader from Beijing, called it "nerve-racking". Born said: "It was multiple choice, so you could narrow it down." She and Wang had met at last year's contest and stayed in touch through e-mail. Griffin said the test was "a little hard". Paige ...




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