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  1. Letters

    Posted Apr 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of milk powder activist's trial'), March 31. Zhao Lianhai is leader of Kidney Stone Babies, 'a concern group of parents whose children fell victim to melamine-tainted milk powder'. He has been charged with 'provoking quarrels and making trouble'. The barring of his wife and son from the court proceedings in Beijing conveys a loud and clear message ...

  2. Meet the parents... a rare breed

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... over-competitive schooling system and pollution have all been blamed for creating a society in which children have became a burden. 'We had problems getting milk powder when our first boy was a baby,' said Heng. Bigger problems included the lack of space. 'The biggest problem here is space and housing, and the biggest unchangeable problem is pollution,' said Lee. The family ...

  3. Rock-a-buy baby

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... can get almost everything you need for baby from the basic feeding stuff and milk formula to travel cots and nursery furniture,' she says. 'It's an East-meets-West Bumps ... and wanted functional, fashionable and eco-friendly products for the baby. 'I couldn't find products that were quite right. Everything was either made of materials laden with toxins, ...

  4. Hongkongers can learn from Japanese

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... police were called to maintain order when people rushed to buy milk powder. Also, the Japanese were altruistic. They shared their food when others had not enough. Shops did not see the disaster ...

  5. HK$4m to raise a child? It's not far off the mark

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... nappies, health check-ups and toys. A can of milk powder costs from HK$250 to HK$ 350 and lasts about two weeks, which puts it at about HK$8,000 a year. Disposable diapers cost HK$200 to HK$300 per ...

  6. An ignorant and selfish response to rumours

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... were called to keep order when perfectly safe and healthy people rushed to buy milk powder. The Japanese disaster will have long-term and far-reaching consequences for everyone and only ...

  7. System targets angry poor

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... know that Hong Kong has a perfect legal system, and shops there would never sell products like milk powder with melamine.' On her first day in Hong Kong, she paid HK$5,360 to join DCHL ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was essential, but because they also knew that if anything happened they would have hell to pay. On the other hand, in the tainted milk scandal, people knew they could act with impunity, because every point of the milk chain was corrupt. From the dairy farmers who raised their cattle no differently from pigs, to the dilution of the milk produced, to the addition of industrial chemicals, ...

  9. Food imports from Japan safe, say officials

    Posted Mar 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... cent. Hong Kong imports most of its food from the mainland. Leung acknowledged that Japan-made baby formula food was popular with Hong Kong parents. It accounted for 8 per cent of the market ... in milk and spinach from areas near the stricken nuclear plant. Small amounts of radioactive iodine were also found to have turned up in tap water in some areas, including Tokyo. In Hong Kong, ...

  10. Slice of Life

    Posted Aug 11th 2009, 12:00am by Sandra Lowe

    ... possession of one $5 denomination bank note of a European bank. On the back of the note are written in English manuscript the following words- 'butter, milk, sugar, oranges, cigarettes, Jeyes ... murder. Twenty coolies have been engaged to cut down the long grass in the vicinity of the spot where the murder is believed to have been committed... A powder puff believed... to have belonged ...




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