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  1. Chow: abandoned abbatoir may become chicken slaughterhouse

    Posted Nov 29th 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Yat-ngok said on Monday. Dr Chow told local radio measures to isolate chickens from people must be considered to avoid a local outbreak of bird flu. He said the government might set-up three ... citizens and the poultry industry would be consulted before the government made a final decision. Meanwhile, Dr Chow said even if a bird-flu vaccine was available, it might ...

  2. Poultry trade may go to court to block flu curbs

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung The poultry industry has asked the government to set aside a proposal to buy back chicken-trade licences and ban the overnight stocking of live birds in Hong Kong. It warned ... wholesale market to discuss the government's HK$1 billion compensation package, unveiled on Friday, to end the sale of live chickens. The measures are being proposed to halt the spread of bird ...

  3. Germ warfare

    Posted Oct 07th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Reporters Paggie Leung and Helen Wu tested some of Hong Kong's busiest areas for bacteria to see if post-Sars hygiene levels are being maintained. Apart from some hot spots, the results of their investigation are encouraging It's been two years since Sars caught Hong Kong unawares, and amid the increasing threat of bird flu as the chances become more real ...



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