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  1. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'From Sars in 2003 to bird flu in 2004, China has always adopted the principle of being open, transparent, comprehensive and accurate.' Minister of Health Gao Qiang, defending the motherland's disclosure records 'The [Singapore] government understands they cannot manage society as they did in the past. They have to allow people to speak ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/527584
  2. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Cho-yee, in a radio interview. 'It is not so strong to actually trap the bird and prevent it from flying away. It is a kind of bird repellent.' An Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department spokesman, suggesting people should use gel on surfaces to ward off wild birds as a measure against bird flu. 'China's socialist system comes from God. We should all protect ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/539883/quotes-week
  3. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Feb 04th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... a government call for backyard operators to turn in their birds near the border as an anti-bird flu measure. 'Other than caring for his pet koi [carp], the chief executive should also care ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/535017
  4. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Mar 04th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... out.' Mai Po reserve manager Lew Young questioning the government's bird-flu tactics ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/538892/quotes-week
  5. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Oct 29th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'If there is a pandemic, we will definitely make an announcement' An anonymous Guangdong government official, reassuring the public over the bird flu threat 'It's my first day on the job. It's difficult to say when I might quit' Newly appointed Justice Secretary Wong Yan-lung, when asked whether he would resign if government policy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/522528
  6. OUT AND ABOUT, BUT NOT FORGIVEN

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo While health chief York Chow Yat-ngok was busy discussing the dangers of bird flu during a public outing this week, television footage showed a former director of the Hospital Authority, Ko Wing-man, lurking in the background. For those versed in the byzantine politics of our government, might this signal the return to grace of Dr Ko (pictured), who left his job late last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/519502/out-and-about-not-forgiven
  7. Quiet as a mouse? No way, listen harder

    Posted Nov 05th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Spooked by a looming bird flu outbreak and ready to throw out your pet songbirds? Try keeping mice instead. Apparently they sing like birds. All right, the typical male mouse ... the science weekly. However, it takes a bit more work to get male mice than birds to perform their ultrasonic love songs. The two researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/523600
  8. Tourist trail with a dead end

    Posted Mar 04th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... of the article about the closure of the reserve as a measure against bird flu, but it might be advisable to place it at a more prominent spot to warn tourists before they rush off. ... of a city-wide infection of birds by the deadly H5N1 virus. 'Visitors can visit Mai Po on their own any day of the week, including public holidays, but must call in advance to get a $100 one-day ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/538893/tourist-trail-dead-end
  9. QUOTES OF THE WEEK

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... the other 'Can't be eaten'.' A woman, interviewed in Apple Daily, who kept chickens as pets and is fighting a government order to give them up as part of a new anti-bird flu ...

    http://www.scmp.com/node/535983
  10. 'President Sheen' backs ban on live poultry in wet markets

    Posted Sep 25th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... A 'US president' has given his personal support to Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa for a government proposal to ban live poultry in wet markets. Martin Sheen, best known in Hong Kong for playing President Josiah Bartlet in the hit television series The West Wing, said live markets were cruel to poultry and posed a threat to public health with diseases such as bird flu ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/429043/president-sheen-backs-ban-live-poultry-wet-markets

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