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  1. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Small issues could grow into big trouble

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... The heated milk powder debate is just a sign of the 'deep-rooted' problems that both sides face As reporters gathered in Beijing last week for the National People's Congress, one of the phrases we heard most was "milk powder". "Almost every friend or official I met [in Beijing] complained about Hong Kong's 'two-cans only' ban ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Hongkongers can take a leaf out of London shop owner's book

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... extremely impressed with the shop owner's attitude and wondered whether the same could happen in Hong Kong. There have been reports that as milk powder supplies ran short in the city, some ... on infant formula exports - which is aimed at easing the city's milk powder shortage - are expected to be only temporary, since the fundamental problem of high mainland demand is here to stay. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Message within CPPCC chairman's remarks bears a reminder

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung CPPCC chief's diplomatic words about city's cross-border problems aren't purely empathy State leader has message if one reads between lines Reading between the lines was a technique Western analysts used to find out what the Sov ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Where to draw line of communication

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... in pushing up local property prices. Wang's seemingly casual remark about getting milk powder for his grandson might not be that casual, especially considering the background that Hong Kong did not - or forgot to - inform Beijing about the milk powder ban. The concept of a "notification mechanism" between Hong Kong and the mainland was raised after the 2003 Sars outbreak. The mainland ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Welcoming jingle hits a sour note when it comes to unwanted visitors

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... crowds packed in and around the station. Long queues of parallel traders almost besieged the station with piles of milk powder, diapers and iPads. So much for the much-publicised crackdown ... nuisance to residents in the Northern District but also has intensified Hong Kong-mainland tensions. Prices for daily necessities keep soaring, and local mothers have trouble getting milk formula ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Beijing finds Hongkongers' nostalgia for colonial era hard to fathom

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... in Hong Kong. Yet the flags, and the slogans, underlie the growing anxiety among some Hongkongers about competition from mainlanders in nearly everything, from hospital beds and baby milk formula ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Chaos or connections, the show goes on

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... babies; or dining in the local cha chaan teng can be regarded as good ways for senior officials to get a direct line to the people, but at the same time, they can also be seen as a kind ...



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