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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    'No rush' to scrap two-tin milk limit

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:45am by Phila Siu, Emily Tsang

    ... coupons and redeem them for milk powder at the pharmacies. But the government-commissioned consultant said that 175 pharmacies would need to take part in the scheme for it to be effective during ... government should help to promote the scheme- it will be very handy if we suddenly have a lot of mainlanders here, buying up milk powder."   ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Botulism scare prompts baby formula recall in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 08:12pm by Zhuang Pinghui and Lo Wei

    ... baby formula recall Hong Kong and Macau recalled a brand of baby formula yesterday amid growing concern over botulism-causing bacteria in products made by New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra. The company's chief executive Theo Spierings arrived in Beijing yesterday to apologise for distress caused by the scare. His comments came three days after the company revealed ingredients in baby ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Foreign milk brands still seen as superior years after China milk scandal

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... melamine-tainted raw milk, which should have been destroyed, found its way back to the market. "My daughter is eight months old and has been drinking baby formula brought back by friends or families ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Many parents remain wary of local formula in the wake of the melamine scandal Foreign milk brands still seen as superior In a large supermarket ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong fails to promote breast milk even amid formula shortage

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Formula makers exploiting shortage to directly market to mothers, breastfeeding advocate says Breast milk promotion chance wasted The government has been accused ... mothers secure formula milk actually assisted manufacturers in promoting their products and gave them direct access to mothers. The measures also had the effect of making infant formula appear ...

  5. Business - Companies - HEALTH

    China bars powdered milk from NZ in botulism scare

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 06:18pm

    ... Powdered milk ban in scare over botulism Beijing has halted all milk powder imports from New Zealand after several major drinks and baby formula companies were found to have used products ... that Chinese authorities had imposed the ban on all milk powder products from the country, including those shipped through Australia. He said the action was "absolutely appropriate". ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese state media use foreign dairy scandal to defend local brands

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... leapt at the chance to restore mainlanders' confidence in domestic makers of baby milk formula by highly publicising a food-safety scare involving New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra. China ... to reclaim market share lost to foreign makers of baby formula, stemming from a melamine-tainted milk scandal in 2008 that killed six children and made ill more than 300,000 others. Confidence among ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Botulism bacteria found in New Zealand dairy products

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... which buys most of its imported milk powder from New Zealand, asked domestic importers to recall any products that may have been contaminated. A Hong Kong government spokesman said the city did ... of the bacteria was discovered last week. Chen Lianfang, a dairy industry analyst with Beijing Orient Agribusiness Consultancy, said Fonterra was China's largest supplier of imported milk ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    More tests ordered on dairy products amid botulism scare

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:00am by EMILY TSANG AND LO WEI

    ... products Hong Kong's health minister has ordered tests for bacteria to be widened from milk formula to dairy products, as a partial recall of another brand began amid a contamination scare ... The Department of Health said that by 4pm yesterday its hotline, which was set up on Monday, had received a total of 184 inquiries. Five callers said their babies had consumed some of the formula ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Mainland Chinese mothers still back Hong Kong milk products as best for baby

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang, Celine Sun

    ... be easily bought in mainland supermarkets, one mainland mother, Zhang Xiaojing, who has a three-year-old daughter, told the Post she would still prefer to buy milk powder in Hong Kong. ... Emily Tsang and Celine Sun Despite tests showing little difference in content, confidence in mainland products is still lacking Mums say HK still best for milk buys Mainland mothers still ...

  10. Business - Commodities - HEALTH

    China bans another New Zealand dairy product

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 10:07am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... formula from New Zealand. I also check whether baby formula from other countries sources milk from New Zealand Xiao Jun, Beijing mother  All other dairy products by Westland and lactoferrin powder ... consumers about the safety of food from the country. Lactoferrin powder, a multifunctional protein produced by New Zealand dairy company Westland Milk, was temporarily banned from import after two ...




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