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  1. In Brief

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bird brings in the cleaners Cleansing and disinfection will be conducted at the Wholesale Food Market and Temporary Wholesale Poultry Market in Cheung Sha Wan today following discovery of the body of an oriental magpie robin suspected to have died of H5 bird flu. The carcass of the bird, a common resident species, was found in the market on Sunday, officials said. Suspected arsonist ...

  2. Residential car-park plans fly in the face of air pollution pledges

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... been slaughtered to ward off the spread of bird flu. Measures to counteract air pollution should be implemented in the same decisive and immediate manner. Public health must come before ...

  3. Chilled chicken prices rise 20pc as festivities halt live bird supply

    Posted Jan 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 300 birds had sold by 4pm. A customer at Hung Hom market, who gave his name as Mr Wan, bought three chickens for dinner and said price was not his main concern. 'Chickens are bound ...

  4. As Free As a Bird

    Posted Apr 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Twenty-five years of sketches, paintings and installations by Ye Yongqing, one of the participants in the New Wave Art Movement in 1980s China. Features his illustration Growing Up (left). Today-Sat, 10am-8pm, Pao Galleries, 4/F-5/F HK Arts Centre, 2 Harb ...

  5. Talkback

    Posted Dec 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that a central slaughterhouse was necessary to help Hong Kong avoid another deadly bird flu outbreak. Why has it taken officials two years to start inviting such expressions of interest? A central ...

  6. talk back

    Posted Jun 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for many years to come. He has made numerous donations to research in nasal pharyngeal cancer, hepatitis, ophthalmology, bird flu and public health policy at many universities around the world. ...

  7. Style

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ruttonjee Centre, 11 Duddell Street, Central, tel: 2521 8626 What: Challieres table lamp aviary Why: Designed by Mathieu Challieres, these copper-wire lamps, decorated with artificial birds ...

  8. Style

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... candy box Why: Inspired by objects collected from the Orient in the 17th century, this hand-painted candy box features whimsical bird and gold details. How much: HK$5,880 Where: Exclusivites, ...

  9. Talk back

    Posted Apr 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in our schools, shouldn't we push for centralised poultry slaughtering while retraining vendors to minimise the chance of bird flu, shouldn't we better monitor toxins in our food ...

  10. Talk back

    Posted Mar 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... now, I'm really worried whether we will be left unattended once we get infected with bird flu or any other unknown but fatal virus. We need and demand reassurance. Echo Lai Q Has Hong Kong ...




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