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  1. Shenzhen drafts regulations to protect well-meaning rescuers

    Posted Dec 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ng Tze-wei Shenzhen may become the first mainland city to give good Samaritans a reason not to be afraid of helping others in need. New draft regulations were issued on Monday protecting those who help others out of concern for their well-being. Basically ...

  2. UN chief urges Beijing to boost aid to Africa

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon, due to speak at the China-Africa co-operation forum tomorrow, appealed to Beijing last night to provide more assistance to Africa, not only for economic development but also in po ...

  3. Leung aide sees no need for third runway

    Posted Jun 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com A former Observatory director and adviser to the incoming chief executive has questioned the need for a third runway and the scope of the environmental impact study proposed for the huge project. Lam Chiu-ying, who he ...

  4. Beijing goes slow on power aid

    Posted Jul 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Eric Ng in Xining eric.mpng@scmp.com Beijing is not in a hurry to subsidise solar power consumption nationwide as it wants to take time to decide on 'suitable' power prices, according to a senior researcher at a state energy think tank. Rather, ...

  5. Beijing, Seoul end summit with aid offers for Japan

    Posted May 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... through the offering of assistance. Premier Wen Jiabao repeated an invitation for Kan to visit China and pledged closer co-operation. To aid in Japan's recovery, Wen pledged to reduce from 12 ...

  6. Quake aid must be seen to be dispersed fairly

    Posted May 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the challenges that lie ahead. Thanks to a massive rescue operation, swift humanitarian aid and a nationwide period of mourning, the disaster response so far has restored a measure of order and composure ... emerged from the quake zone about what help is needed. Hong Kong people and Chinese communities around the world have opened their hearts to appeals for cash to pay for aid from charities ...

  7. Audit to aid construction sector

    Posted May 08th 2010, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... John Cremer Every company in Hong Kong can implement a host of measures to reduce energy consumption and better protect the environment. Some, by the nature of their businesses, are able to make a much greater impact, setting standards, adopting best inte ...

  8. A-Mei calls for aid for typhoon victims

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Mando-pop diva Sherry 'A-Mei' Chang Hui-mei is calling for donations to aid Taiwan's typhoon victims. Born into an indigenous family in the rugged mountains of eastern Taiwan, Chang said her hometown was among one of the affected areas hit by mudslides and floods triggered by typhoon Morakot, which Taiwan recently. The floods caused by the typhoon ...

  9. NPC to be briefed on 70b yuan quake-aid work

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Finance minister pledges reports amid fears over misappropriation of funds The finance minister has promised that reports on the use of the 70 billion yuan (HK$79.53 billion) on reconstruction of the quake-hit regions will be made to the natio ...

  10. A foot in N Korea's door for aid groups

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years is only just becoming apparent. The next few months will be crucial if famine, widespread disease and further deaths are to be avoided, according to international aid workers returning from rare missions into the Stalinist hermit state over the last week or so. Veteran aid worker Victor Hsu described seeing not just damaged crops but washed out bridges, roads and houses as he ...




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