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  1. Police lock victims of HIV blunder in hotel

    Posted Apr 21st 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... non-Shanghai residents lost a lawsuit against the institute in a local court. The court said a national pledge of free treatment to Aids patients was adequate. Activists say the Shanghai government ...

  2. Selling safe sex

    Posted Mar 07th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... but few buyers: the word 'Aids', also written in English across the front of the machine, might be spooking potential customers. Closer inspection reveals an image of a pair of hands holding a ribbon and the slogan in Chinese: 'Contain Aids, fulfil one's promise.' There is only one problem: shortly after the machine was installed, it broke down. One recent ...

  3. HIV victims of blood product can't get a hearing

    Posted Apr 21st 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... treatment to Aids patients was adequate. Activists say the Shanghai government is concerned that awarding compensation to people from outside the city would spur a flood of claims and lawsuits. ...

  4. Clinton will speak at conference for free

    Posted Jul 28th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... while in office and since stepping down. In February, he praised the mainland's progress in fighting Aids while in Beijing. On a previous visit, in 2003, he embraced a HIV-positive man ...

  5. Fight for survival in China's dustbowl

    Posted Aug 29th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... the brunt, giving the government more reason to pursue its agenda of aiding rural residents. 'The drought might not be so serious as to cause starvation, since farmers still have some ... said. Some farmers have criticised the government for being slow to deliver economic aid. In nearby Tieshi village, residents said local officials had not even made an appearance during ...

  6. Top economist sees about 8.5pc growth

    Posted Jan 19th 2006, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... between 9.3 per cent and 9.5 per cent, aided by fixed-asset investment and a widening trade surplus. Top mainland officials have estimated the economy grew 9.8 per cent last year, but the National ...

  7. Awkward beggars

    Posted Aug 30th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... and homeless people to aid stations. Shanghai took nearly 34,000 vagrants and beggars- including 1,000 children- into custody from August 2003 to December last year. This booklet is just another way ...

  8. Expo benefits overestimated, warn experts

    Posted Jul 06th 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to use Shanghai's port and other infrastructure. Shanghai must also co-operate with the Yangtze river delta region to aid integration, instead of putting its interests first, the report ...

  9. From language to headgear, Xinjiang's Uygur and Han offer stark contrast

    Posted Jun 17th 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... 'Preventing Aids, you and me participating together,' said another sign in Kashgar in both Chinese and Uygur. Xinjiang is bordered by Afghanistan, which produces opium poppies for much ...

  10. Health-care woes threaten stability, lawmaker warns

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... to food safety. Mr Lei said the government should focus on prevention, instead of just treatment, of diseases such as Aids, hepatitis, tuberculosis and schistosomiasis, or snail fever. Chronic, ...



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