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  1. A stall order

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... see me, they think there's something wrong and a bird flu outbreak is looming,' he says. People are likely to see Wong in the news again tonight. He'll be among 100 retail ... of a central slaughter scheme. But Wong concedes that he has little room for negotiation: amid growing fears of a bird flu epidemic, poultry traders face a losing battle. The 50-year-old has beaten ...

  2. Scheme for poultry slaughter months off

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... to reduce the risk of bird flu. Poultry vendors say the move will put them out of business. During the consultation that began in April last year, 10,000 views were submitted on various measures ... of the territory's 800 poultry vendors who slaughter birds for customers on the spot, have surrendered their licences under a voluntary licence buy-back scheme launched in July last year. The trade estimates ...

  3. Ad nauseum

    Posted Aug 05th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... of subjects rising from 136 in 2002 to 206 last year. On radio, they've grown from 110 to 164 over the same period. Fuelled by Sars, bird flu and Japanese encephalitis outbreaks, health warnings ...



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