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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    New measures to ensure milk supply for Hong Kong mothers

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Manufacturers unveil a system to guarantee local parents six tins of baby formula a month New measures to ensure milk supply Manufacturers and pharmacies have announced joint measures to guarantee local mothers six tins of infant milk formula a month, a move they hope will prompt the government to drop its export curbs. Under the scheme, up ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Planning to have a baby in Hong Kong? That'll cost you HK$5.5m

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Planning for a baby? That'll be HK$5.5m It will cost HK$5.5 million in today's money to raise a child until graduation from university at the age of 22, according to a pro-government think tank- assuming the child goes to private school and secures a subsidised degree. For a "no-frills" approach, meaning the child will receive ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Inmates to take on cream of milk-tea makers in competition

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Jessie Lau

    ... Jessie Lau jessie.lau@scmp.com Learning how to brew up has changed our lives, young pair say Inmates to take on cream of milk-tea makers For most people, it's simply a matter of making a refreshing drink, but for two young offenders, brewing milk tea has transformed- perhaps even saved- their lives. "Everyone thinks people who come in here can't be saved," ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Watchdog condemns 'secret photos' of breastfeeding mothers

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:48am by Ernest Kao

    ... baby anywhere and at any time," the statement read. "The public should accept there is a need for mothers to do so." The commission called for service providers and property ... is the natural way of feeding a baby," spokeswoman Caroline Carson said. "It should be allowed in any public setting." Carson called for stricter legislation to protect nursing mothers ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Civic Party presses for retirement plan it says government report ignored

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... was sustainable given the government's surplus. He said it was essential that the city settle on a plan soon, as the baby boomer generation would be retiring in the next 15 years when the city's ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Adoption taboo must end, says Hong Kong mum who gave up baby and another who adopted

    Posted May 11th 2014, 04:58am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... considered an abortion, but decided against it after hearing her baby's first heartbeats, despite the father of her boyfriend offering to pay for the procedure. Ten years ago, at the age of 20, Lily gave birth. The baby's father was four years younger than her. "I didn't tell my mother," said Lily, who was afraid she would be thrown out of the house. "I ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Lunch and a message under the covers

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... six months of a baby's life. The Health Department's senior medical officer, Dr Barbara Fung, said then that breast milk was best for babies. It offered many immediate and long-term health benefits for babies and their mothers and promoted bonding, she said. Hong Kong mothers had for years been told to use infant milk formula as it was thought that breast milk did ...

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    The 480 things that represent Hong Kong's culture: list unveiled after seven years' work

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 04:43pm by Denise Tsang, Johnny Tam, Olga Wong

    ... and milk tea have made it on to the final list of Hong Kong's intangible cultural heritage. They are among 480 "items" of "intangible cultural heritage" that the city ... of kung fu to local rituals and techniques for making delicacies such as salted fish, snake wine and milk tea. IN FULL: Click here to see the entire Hong Kong cultural heritage list The city plans ...

  9. News - World - SOCIETY

    Brooklyn gains popularity as name, but not for parents in the borough

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 11:16pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in New York Brooklyn name too close to home for some parents Brooklyn is now one of the most popular baby names in the United States- but not in the New York borough ... the top 1,000. "People want more creativity, many for the better, some for the worse," says Pamela Redmond Satran, co-founder of the baby name website Nameberry.com Brooklyn Presta said ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Labour shortage: retirement blamed

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:50am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com As baby boomers retire, number of lower-educated workers dwindles Shortages ahead as workers retire A predicted shortage of less-well-educated workers by 2022 ... "There was a baby boom after the war, and they will be retiring in the coming years … to 2022," she told the Legislative Council manpower panel, estimating that 250,000 such retirees had ...




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