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  1. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    The black and white behind the statistics

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Putting the pin to the balloon that mainland foreign direct investment figures can be trusted about as much as its baby milk powder The black ... the cashier in order to discourage thieves, there are shelves carrying only tins of baby milk powder. We all know the reason. Mainland residents don't trust the baby milk they are sold ...

  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. Shades of grey

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Steven Xu

    ... constitutes a new nadir in morality? Unfortunately, this sorry state of affairs will not change any time soon. It is inconceivable that those manufacturing fake baby milk powder or engaging ... by comparison, more than a dozen babies in Anhui province died of malnutrition after drinking fake baby formula. Substandard food quality is a recurrent problem in China where low-end eateries use ...

  4. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    Chinese retailers pull suspect Hero baby formula from shelves

    Posted Mar 29th 2013, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... that the Chinese distributor had repackaged the product in China and mixed it with expired milk powder. The news came as a shock to parents who have been favouring imported baby formula after food-safety ... was suspected of putting new expiration dates on older products before repackaging them with a Chinese label. Xile Lier was also suspected by authorities of mixing imported milk powder with expired ...

  5. Business - Commodities

    NZ’s Fonterra cuts milk product prices in China amid probe

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 08:49am by Reuters

    ... as the company prepares to enter China’s booming branded infant milk formula market later this year. A number of international milk powder producers have cut prices in China after the country’s top ... as its Anmum products, which are aimed at expectant mothers, it supplies the vast majority of milk powder imported by local producers for use in products ranging from Chinese branded milk formula ...

  6. The man who wasn't there- Salil Shetty

    Posted Dec 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a two-and-a-half-year sentence for seeking justice for babies made ill by tainted powdered milk. Or Chen Guangcheng, a blind human rights activist kept under unofficial house arrest after serving a four-year ...

  7. Everyone's faking it in China's wine country

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to public confidence in the mainland's food safety standards- an issue that came into the spotlight two years ago when powdered baby formula made from milk adulterated with the industrial chemical melamine to boost its protein level made 300,000 babies ill and killed at least six. The melamine content in Chinese products also made headlines around the world and caused some countries ...

  8. Public loses out as Beijing puts image before safety

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... David Eimer Many people must be wondering why China can put three men into orbit and send one of them on a spacewalk, but is unable to ensure that its powdered milk is safe. The answer ... it is the public who loses out. Local officials knew in June that much of the powdered milk being produced contained melamine. But they sat on the information, because the Olympics were just around ...

  9. Brave few who fight for rights of many

    Posted Sep 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... aimed at uniting and informing the many parents of jiashibaobao, or kidney stone babies. The babies all developed kidney stones and suffered other kidney damage after consuming powdered milk ... the milk powder was recalled in late 2008, kidney stones continue to be found in children that consumed this milk. Zhao's website, jiashibaobao.org, claimed there were reports of children ...

  10. Business - Companies

    Mead Johnson cutting China infant milk prices amid probe

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 11:05am by Reuters

    ... it will cut the price of its infant milk formula in China, becoming the latest company to take action in the wake of an investigation by Beijing into possible price-fixing and anti-competitive behaviour. Mead Johnson, the maker of the Enfamil brand of baby formula, said it will reduce prices by 7 per cent to 15 per cent as of July 16. It will also launch new promotional campaigns aimed ...




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