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  1. Comment - Blogs

    Milk powder beats out heroin in smuggling arrests- huh?

    Posted Apr 29th 2013, 11:33am by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... Eldes Tran eldes.tran@scmp.com Bloomberg takes an odd angle on milk-powder smuggling in Hong Kong. " Milk smugglers top heroin courier arrests in Hong Kong " But isn’t ... arrested, with 8,841 kilograms of powdered milk seized, Calvin Lee, a press officer, said in an e-mail. Last year, 420 people were arrested by border officials for having restricted drugs. Of those, ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Health officials fail to emphasise importance of breastfeeding

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Evidence used by the World Health Organisation to determine its infant nutrition policies shows children can have a diet of family foods and regular full-fat cow's milk. Breastfed babies ... Health officials fail to emphasise importance of breastfeeding The baby formula saga rolls on, and as a public health researcher I have been waiting to see media coverage of someone from ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    Trust in baby formula is elusive

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Elusive trust in baby formula If all things were equal, China's dairy industry could expect to profit from a double strike against foreign brands of baby milk formula. ... evidence of market abuse to restore consumer trust in the local product. It will be more convincing if the authorities step up monitoring of milk powder producers and severely punish any found ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Right to breastfeed deserves support

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Breastfeeding deserves the same support as formula-milk supplies The government is to be commended for attending to the needs of non-breastfeeding mothers so that their infants do not lack formula milk. It is ironic that breastfeeding mothers requesting such high-level policy direction, multi-bureau participation and injection of resources to ensure their infants are able ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Crackdown on milk formula traders in the public interest

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 12:00am

    ... can count on public support for intervention to stem the re-export of imported infant milk formula to the mainland by parallel traders, which has seriously depleted local supplies ... to controls to ensure supply. Nonetheless, the measures adopted are exceptional. Cross-border travellers are to be limited to two cans of baby formula for personal use- a fraction of current bulk ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Bow to populism on milk powder

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... Michael Chugani says on the milk powder issue, our government is rightly putting people's lives ahead of abstract principles Why do mainland mothers so desperately want to buy baby milk powder in Hong Kong, even at vastly inflated prices? We all know why. They don't trust what's sold on the mainland. So what does the state-owned Global Times do? It savages ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Milk powder restrictions are not designed to humiliate Chinese mainlanders

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... Alice Wu says viewing the furore over Hong Kong's milk powder restrictions in a context of 'national humiliation' is unhelpful It's sad for many of us to read articles with headlines like "City is troublesome, says milk powder offender", and commentaries in the Global Times describing the lack of food safety on the mainland as a "new collective ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Baby milk marketing ban a blunt weapon that will hurt Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... of Public Relations Firms of Hong Kong Baby milk marketing ban a blunt weapon that will hurt HK ... The proposed advertising ban on infant formula milk sets a dangerous precedent of government over-intervention. This drastic measure will endanger consumer access to information ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    A friendly reminder to Wang Guangya after criticism of milk powder policy

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... Alice Wu Alice Wu says that Wang Guangya needs reminding about 'one country, two systems' following his criticism of our milk powder policy Wrong formula It's only fair ... appointees. Wang reportedly hinted at Beijing's displeasure over Hong Kong's handling of the baby formula issue, urging the delegation to improve their political sensitivity when it comes ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 12:00am

    ... As long as we don't get caught by the mass media or ordinary citizens, the leaders won't punish us A Fujian cadre on taking lavish feasts 'underground' after a crackdown by President Xi Jinping   You're a nasty piece of work, aren ...




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