Letters | Coronavirus crisis shows why China needs freedom of speech

China’s suppression of warnings about the outbreak recalls the Soviet Union’s attempt to cover up the Chernobyl disaster. That didn’t end well for the nation, and China should embrace political reform to avoid a similar fate.

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Letters | For medical workers to strike is to betray public trust

While there is room for improvement in hospital management and the provision of protective equipment to public hospital medical workers, they must recognise that their job is inherently risky.

While there is room for improvement in hospital management and the provision of protective equipment to public hospital medical workers, they must recognise that their job is inherently risky.

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For medical workers to strike is to betray public trust
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Up to US voters now to show Trump he is not above the law
16 Feb 2020 - 9:00AM
Don’t forget that coronavirus outbreak also hurts the mind
Letters | Case for work-from-home to extend beyond coronavirus crisis

Flexible workplace practices improve the work-life balance of employees in line with business goals, and help businesses to reduce absenteeism and turnover rates, increasing workplace productivity.

Flexible workplace practices improve the work-life balance of employees in line with business goals, and help businesses to reduce absenteeism and turnover rates, increasing workplace productivity.

16 Feb 2020 - 8:30AM
Case for work-from-home to extend beyond coronavirus crisis
Letters | Demonising China will not help fight against new coronavirus
16 Feb 2020 - 8:00AM
Letters | What did Hong Kong do to deserve this unfeeling government?

There is a shortage of protective gear for hospitals and clinics, not enough masks for everyone, leaving the elderly to brave the cold in long queues around the city, as the government flails about.

There is a shortage of protective gear for hospitals and clinics, not enough masks for everyone, leaving the elderly to brave the cold in long queues around the city, as the government flails about.

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What did Hong Kong do to deserve this unfeeling government?
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India is proof of why China can’t afford to be a democracy
15 Feb 2020 - 10:25AM
The Penang art scene is far from dead, as visitors will see
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Think twice before joining that queue amid coronavirus panic
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Five ways to ensure a more sustainable future for Hong Kong
Letters | Why the warming world must worry about dying penguins

Colonies of chinstrap penguins have dropped dramatically since they were last surveyed almost 50 years ago, largely as a result of climate change.

Colonies of chinstrap penguins have dropped dramatically since they were last surveyed almost 50 years ago, largely as a result of climate change.

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Why the warming world must worry about dying penguins
Letters | As Hong Kong fumbles, Europe shows the way on coronavirus crisis

Europe started planning to evacuate and protect its citizens, soon after reporting its first few coronavirus case. In contrast, Hong Kong officials seem to have learned nothing from the experience of Sars in 2003.

Europe started planning to evacuate and protect its citizens, soon after reporting its first few coronavirus case. In contrast, Hong Kong officials seem to have learned nothing from the experience of Sars in 2003.

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As Hong Kong fumbles, Europe shows the way on coronavirus crisis
14 Feb 2020 - 6:45AM
No masking Joshua Wong’s victory over Hong Kong government
Letters | Why did WHO wait to declare a global coronavirus emergency?

Although confirmed cases were being reported around the world, the WHO did not declare an international emergency till January 30. Is the lack of transparency in Beijing and Geneva undermining global disease control?

Although confirmed cases were being reported around the world, the WHO did not declare an international emergency till January 30. Is the lack of transparency in Beijing and Geneva undermining global disease control?

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Why did WHO wait to declare a global coronavirus emergency?
14 Feb 2020 - 6:25AM
Coronavirus outbreak reveals threats of leadership style
Letters | Why are ordinary racing fans being left out in the cold?

The sudden closure of Jockey Club betting branches has inconvenienced punters who mostly don’t know how to bet online, and can’t redeem winning tickets

The sudden closure of Jockey Club betting branches has inconvenienced punters who mostly don’t know how to bet online, and can’t redeem winning tickets

13 Feb 2020 - 8:25AM
Why are ordinary racing fans being left out in the cold?
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Hong Kong must not allow social disruption amid virus battle
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Can Hong Kong overcome hardship together, as during Sars?
Letters | Medical sector showed fighting spirit against Sars, but now?

Faced with an unknown disease in 2003, doctors rose to the challenge, crossing the border to gather samples before stopping the epidemic. But now, we see health workers risking patients’ well-being to block border crossings.

Faced with an unknown disease in 2003, doctors rose to the challenge, crossing the border to gather samples before stopping the epidemic. But now, we see health workers risking patients’ well-being to block border crossings.

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Medical sector showed fighting spirit against Sars, but now?