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  1. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    HK$100 million aid money is a proclamation of loyalty

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... They savage the government for doing nothing when mainlanders and parallel-goods traders empty our store shelves of baby milk powder, driving local parents to desperation. But when the government ... of tinkering, not cold feet. Any early scrapping of the new rule will only trigger another buying frenzy of baby milk powder by mainlanders. When that happens, all the fury of local parents should ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Tick tock! Mainland tourist time bomb is set to blast

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... we always say they need to beam back to earth from La la land.   Opposing the two-can milk powder cap is vulturous Can you hear that screeching sound? It's the vultures crying for more. After having gorged themselves on the desperate plight of local mothers, some suppliers and retailers of baby milk powder are still not satisfied. They have ganged up to blast government ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Travel alert system permeated by politics

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 04:30am by Michael Chugani

    ... makes baby milk powder unavailable for local parents. Or we can have a populist leader who meddles in the market to cool property prices, increases aid for the needy and imposes a two-tin limit on milk formula. It's time for us to choose. Michael Chugani is a columnist and TV show host. mickchug@gmail.com   ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Torture scars are invisible on dark skin

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:04am by Michael Chugani

    ... thing the measures have done is dampen home sales. That is very different from having tamed prices. Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man boasted that the two-tin limit on baby milk powder had stabilised supplies. Maybe in la-la land it has, but here, some stores are still raising prices. The truth is that mainland demand is just too huge for local prices to stabilise. Only ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Only a crash will rid market of greedy speculators

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... the lives of Hongkongers. If Tien doesn't know that, he must indeed be in la-la land. We suggest he beams back to earth and try riding the MTR, buying baby milk powder, visiting Ocean Park ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Legislators can solve the problem of poverty

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... mothers searching for milk powder to feed their babies, parallel-goods traders inflating prices by cleaning out shelves, mainland-bound trains overflowing with parallel goods, fed-up residents ... the business lobby. Suppliers say the limit violates free market principles. So? What is more important: a free market that fattens up suppliers or ensuring local babies have enough food? Officials ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PUBLIC EYE

    Spare us the amateur psychology, please

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 04:06am by Michael Chugani

    ... not like having to wait hours to ride The Peak tram, fight with queue-jumpers at Ocean Park or compete for milk powder. Far from being psychologically unbalanced, that is being very sane. ...



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