• Saturday
  • July 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 1:53pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 39 for cancer treatments

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Mui Wo parking out of control

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:20am by Howard Winn

    ... picture section entitled "Beneath Hong Kong", showing rare photographs of among other things, the underground sewage treatment works in Stanley constructed in a cavern. Legislative ...

  2. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    HSBC action to put hunger strikers out of their misery

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 12:29am by Howard Winn

    ... in October 2012 at the age of 35 after contracting cervical cancer. Before she died, it was her wish to educate and spread awareness in Hong Kong about gynaecological cancers and provide women access to breakthrough research and treatment options being developed in the US. The Karen Leung Foundation aims to make her wish a reality by working closely with the local and international medical ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Elvis Au yet to convince on case for an incinerator in Hong Kong

    Posted May 27th 2014, 01:19am by Howard Winn

    ... the science on the impact of emissions on public health is not conclusive. Au says it is incorrect to say that the technology is outdated and that most new thermal treatment plants are of the kind ... business, advises that one of the best ways of dealing with wet food waste is to garburate it at source and put it down the drain. It could easily be handled by the Stonecutters Water Treatment ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Steve Miller plans to start his third airline

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:00am by Howard Winn

    ... as the project's preferred technical solution, it will accelerate the research of new waste treatment technology, with the ultimate goal of manufacturing the technology domestically." So ...

  5. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    EPD needs a Plan B for waste management

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 12:46am by Howard Winn

    ... per cent of the municipal solid waste that goes to landfill. The department airily says: "It would have an adverse impact on the sewers and sewage treatment works. Large-scale practical ... management panel of the Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management, the department's comments are incorrect. "My own research into the impact at sewage treatment works ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Amex Black Card holders say the service is not worth the price

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... customers' needs."   US$200,000 to fight cancer The Karen Leung Memorial Investor Conference to Support Women's Cancer Research and Treatments raised almost US$200,000 yesterday at what ... gynaecological cancers, and to provide women access to breakthrough research and treatment options being developed in the US. The Karen Leung Memorial Foundation aims to make her wish a reality ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Government needs to rethink its waste management policy

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 01:56am by Howard Winn

    ... of cancer among people living near incinerators. We accept that modern incinerators produce less emissions but that is not to say they are safe. One technology that is known to produce far less ... it is perfectly feasible for food waste to be shredded at source using garburators and disposed of down the drain and handled by the Stonecutters water treatment plant, which is currently operating at 50 ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Li Ka-shing is still sulking about his treatment by the press

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Li Ka-shing has let it be known that he won't be holding his usual après interim results chat with the press on Thursday. This is a tradition of at least 10, if not more, years. It's an occasion when the press gets to rap with Hong K ...

  9. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    A black belt after 11 months of blood, sweat and tears

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 03:12am by Howard Winn

    ... weeks, which can lead to death and neurological disorders. A study in Spain in 2012 said there was a statistically higher risk among men and women alike of death from cancers in towns situated near incinerators and hazardous waste treatment plants. A French study in 2010 confirms "a link between the risk of urinary tract birth defects and exposure to [municipal solid waste ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    HSBC customer dismayed by tax treatment of Swiss dividends

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn howard.winn@scmp.com We are saddened to bring to your attention another case of an unhappy HSBC customer. This tale is set against the background of the double tax treaty between Switzerland and Hong Kong that came into force on January 1. Bas ...




SCMP.com Account