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  1. Fuyang officials disciplined over milk powder scandal

    Posted Jun 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the distribution of substandard milk powder, which led to the death of 12 babies in Anhui province, Xinhua reported yesterday. The punishments stemmed from an investigation carried out in Fuyang ... Meanwhile, one baby died and 20 others were taken to hospital in Suqian city in Jiangsu province after consuming substandard milk powder, the Legal Daily reported on Tuesday. ...

  2. Products found to contain melamine

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sep 11 Central government: Sanlu baby milk powder Sep 16 Hong Kong government: Yili ice yogurt bar Central government: Infant formula made by another 21 companies apart from Sanlu Sep 18 ... Central government: 24 batches of liquid milk and yogurt made by Mengniu, Yili and Guangming Sep 20 Hong Kong media: Nestle Neslac Gold milk powder, three products made by Yili, and Mengniu's ...

  3. Tainted milk official back in the party's good books

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... as an observer. He was removed from his positions for his 'leadership role' in covering up and not properly dealing with the milk scandal. At least six babies died and more than 300,000 children ... for the tens of thousands of families with babies hurt by the tainted milk. Over the past few years the public has been unhappy that many officials sacked over serious public incidents returned- some ...

  4. Another crackdown amid new scandals

    Posted Apr 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... sold for just 10 yuan per 500 grams. Meanwhile, 14 people have been jailed for selling milk powder tainted with the industrial chemical melamine, Xinhua reported yesterday. At least six children died and nearly 300,000 fell ill in 2008 from consuming milk powder tainted with melamine, an industrial chemical added to milk to boost protein levels when undergoing inspections. ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - DEMOCRACY

    Will a democratic China harm Hong Kong?

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 09:36am by Chang Ping

    ... in the party's failure in governance. Why do pregnant women endure travel, hostility and uncertainty to have babies in Hong Kong? Why do young parents haul cans of milk powder across the border? Why ...

  6. Whose fault is it?

    Posted Dec 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Carmen Li, Carmen Liu Ka-Man

    ... Carmen Liu Ka-man Heep Yunn School When you see people protesting and shouting in rage on television, how do you feel? Do you have sympathy towards them? I am sure you have heard of Zhao Lianhai's case. He's the father who has been fighting for the rights of parents whose babies became ill from drinking contaminated milk powder on the mainland. At first, I thought ...

  7. Taiwanese health minister in hospital after lawmakers' fracas over milk scare

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... melamine-tainted milk powder and vegetable-based protein from the mainland. These products were sold to local food processors, which used the ingredients to produce other food items for sale ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei The spillover from the tainted-milk crisis on the mainland has not only cost Taiwan's health minister his job, but put his successor in hospital. Yeh ...

  8. A crisis made worse

    Posted Sep 24th 2008, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... is Shijiazhuang- has acknowledged that Sanlu, a highly respected company that is the official supplier of milk powder to Chinese astronauts, sent a report to the municipal government on August 2, six days ... exposed to poisonous milk- vulnerable people who rely on the government to protect them. Authorities say at least four babies have died and more than 52,000 have fallen ill. Beijing is so ...

  9. Exports tainted by corruption and moral collapse: academic

    Posted May 10th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... and counterfeit drugs on the mainland have been reported for more than a decade. In perhaps the most notorious case, which came to light in 2004, 13 babies in Anhui province died from malnutrition after being fed with fake milk powder. Food safety does not just refer to unsanitary preparation but the deliberate substitution of fake or substandard ingredients- such as machine oil instead ...

  10. Lawmakers call for mandatory public breastfeeding rooms

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... as she cannot take her baby with her to work. She has to find a way to pump and store her milk for the baby,' Mr Tsang said, adding that breastfeeding facilities should be installed ... The motion proposed by Democrat legislator Lee Wing-tat was passed at a Legislative Council meeting yesterday. 'Breastfeeding has been proved to be beneficial for both mothers and babies ...




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