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  1. Demand for action to combat overcrowding at chicken farms

    Posted Jun 19th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez and Austin Chiu Chicken farmers have accused the government of dragging its feet on working out what to do about 'very serious' overcrowding at farms amid a ban on poultry deliveries. They claimed that some 390,000 plump chickens that were 70 to 90 days old were now ready for sale, and that that number would hit 1 million birds at 50 local farms by the time ...

  2. Eat this...

    Posted Jul 20th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... Mei breed is known for its resilient health and leanness. The Hong Po chicken has black feet like the Bresse and is known for its high quality. These two breeds were purchased and branded ... Stricter quality control could help the threatened poultry trade fly high once again and ensure Hongkongers get their fill of farm-fresh chicken, writes Yvonne Lai. Pegged as one of Hong ...

  3. Cages empty rapidly as shoppers starved of fresh meat rush stalls

    Posted Jul 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu and Carrie Lok Customers were in a hurry to get their hands on live chickens as sales resumed. Some vendors sold their stock in under two hours. 'I must get a chicken today. I do not mind if they are old chickens. I can make soup with them,' said Ms Yip, shopping in Kowloon City. 'I am unhappy that I can't get a chicken. I am very ...

  4. Chicken licence buyout will still fall short

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong An estimated 79 per cent of the city's live-chicken retailers have agreed to surrender their licences under the government's buyout scheme, the deadline for which ... The deadline was extended by two months on July 25. The buyout scheme is the first step in a HK$1.23 billion plan to buy back all chicken-trade licences. Fifty-two poultry farmers, 71 wholesalers ...

  5. Former poultry trade leader opens pork shop

    Posted Nov 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang A former poultry trade leader who surrendered his licence to sell live chickens in July is back in business- selling pork. Steven Wong Wai-chuen, former chairman of the Poultry Wholesalers and Retailers Association and a chicken vendor for more than 20 years, has not entirely abandoned the poultry trade. One can also buy chicken at the chilled-meat shop he opened in North ...

  6. Chicken buyout on despite shortfall

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong and Fanny W. Y. Fung Low surrender rate of licences does not deter minister from plan to cut bird flu risk The government will press ahead with its buyout of live-chicken ... agreed to give retailers another two months to abandon the trade. The health minister said the sale of live chickens would drop significantly even though its target had not been met, ...

  7. System just moves problem from one place to another, say traders

    Posted Jul 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Poultry traders yesterday slammed the ban on retailers keeping live chickens overnight, saying it did not make sense to stop retailers keeping unsold birds while allowing them ... required to clean their stalls and which also left the wholesale market chicken-free. But a health expert said keeping birds in one place made management easier. About 550 live chickens spent last ...

  8. All quiet on the tourism front as Lhasa struggles to find its feet after violence

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma in Lhasa and Zhuang Pinghui The few mainland tourists who showed up in Lhasa on the Labour Day holiday yesterday found themselves in a city still struggling to find its feet more than a month after the violent riots that shocked the world. Yesterday was officially the first day for the riot-battered city, the capital of the Tibet Autonomous Region , to receive ...

  9. Fledgling shoe designer has world at his feet

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... next month, is having a remarkable run for a fledgling independent shoemaker. Since its official unveiling, the collection has been snapped up by Barneys in New York, Fred Segal Feet in Los ...

  10. Haven for distressed women helps them find their feet

    Posted Nov 18th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez Small charity provides accommodation and counselling Jane, not her real name, is stuck between a rock and a hard place. She was a carefree 26-year-old living in Manila when a South Asian man from Hong Kong began sizing her up for possible ...




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