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  1. New testing standards 'limiting medicines'

    Posted Jul 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Makers of Chinese formulas say clinical trials needed for approval are too costly A new registration system for Chinese medicines in Hong Kong is reducing the range ... Introduced under the Chinese Medicine Ordinance passed in 1999, the registration system requires all manufacturers, importers and sellers of Chinese medicine formula products to provide clinical ...

  2. Medical firm seeks hot young blood

    Posted Jun 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... if not in medicine. 'All shortlisted applicants each year- mostly fresh graduates- are required to take part in a three-week trainee development camp at our Greater China headquarters [in Shanghai]. ...

  3. Chinese medicine unit to list in London

    Posted Apr 11th 2006, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... Georgina Lee Hutchison Whampoa plans to spin off its Chinese medicine arm on the London Stock Exchange through a GBP40 million ($540.71 million) share offering. The conglomerate announced yesterday that it had gained the Hong Kong exchange's approval for a separate listing of the unit, Hutchison China MediTech (HCM), on the Alternative Investment Market in London. While ...

  4. Research into Chinese medicine aims to persuade the sceptics

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... medicine, while Wang Jun and Hui Yong Zheng are developing a Geng-Shu capsule as a safer and more natural alternative for women who suffer from the effects of menopause. Ricky Y.K. Man, associate ... Chris Davis China's late premier Zhou Enlai once remarked: 'Until science can explain how traditional Chinese medicine works, there will always be doubters and sceptics.' ...

  5. Diversity the best medicine

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... fixed-interest or property- but look at alternative investments including hedge funds and private equity, Mr Goetti said. He said hedge funds that were 'event-driven' offered opportunities ...

  6. Business - Comment

    Yes, the HK$ peg is to blame, but the alternatives are worse

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Tom Holland Cheap money is behind high property prices but any moves to fully float or manage the currency like Singapore do have their pitfalls Yes, the HK$ peg is to blame, but the alternatives are worse Property prices are an eternal obsession with Hong Kong's inhabitants. Even so, Monday's Monitor column examining some of the reasons why we can expect the home prices ...

  7. Business - Companies - PHARMACEUTICALS

    Nestle and Chi-Med form Chinese medicine alliance

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in London Firms' partnership will focus on development of drugs based on botanical medicine Nestle and Chi-Med form Chinese medicine alliance Nestle and Hutchison China Meditech, a drugmaker controlled by Li Ka-shing, have agreed to form an alliance to develop gastro-intestinal treatments based on traditional Chinese medicine. Nestle Health Science and Chi-Med ...

  8. Looking at the alternatives to equity portfolios

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... alternative solutions. Ivan Leung, chief investment strategist at JPMorgan Private Bank, said his firm had been tailoring such investment solutions for clients who are hesitant about raising ... to lend at higher rates. Alternative investments such as energy and distressed real estate also provide attractive opportunities, Leung said. In distressed commercial real estate investing, ...

  9. An alternative history of the economic future

    Posted Oct 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... this narrative is widely accepted by government officials, businesspeople and investors, there is an alternative version, which paints a very different picture of the future. According to this version, ... to 5 per cent than the double-digit rates of recent years. Put these alternative views of US and Chinese prospects together, and you get a picture of their relative growth trajectories that looks ...

  10. Art offers alternative investment

    Posted Oct 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... art is viewed as an alternative way of generating a return on investment. 'If you take into account low interest rates and the volatile nature of the global economy matched against ... paintings, rosewood furniture and jade. As an alternative to hanging artwork at home, or in storage, Hong Kong-based Art Futures Group (AFG) offers an art lease programme, where artwork owned ...




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