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  1. Record number of dengue fever cases predicted this summer

    Posted Aug 05th 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... The Health Department is anticipating a record number of dengue fever cases this summer, with Hong Kong already experiencing a fourfold increase in the number of patients compared to the same period last year. The warning came after the department recorded a total of 23 cases this year until the end of July - compared to only six cases over the same period last year. However, ...

  2. China case studies offer insights into Asia business

    Posted Nov 08th 2003, 12:00am by Anthony Woo

    ... Anthony Woo The mainland is proving a gold mine of resources for one of the oldest business schools in the world. The Richard Ivey School of Business focuses on case-writing to identify management issues in China businesses. 'The emphasis is on case-writing to give faculty a vehicle to learn about Asian business,' says Larry Wynant, Ivey's outgoing associate dean, ...

  3. 23 dengue fever cases reported in Guangzhou

    Posted Jul 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Twenty-three cases of potentially deadly dengue fever have been reported in Guangzhou, and most of the patients had been admitted in the past week, health officials said. Guangdong Health Department spokesman Feng Shaomin said that it was not clear whether other cities had been affected by the disease. All hospitals have to report dengue fever cases on a daily basis, as they did ...

  4. Case closed: Western Court shuts its doors

    Posted Jan 01st 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... also quiet as the last few cases were heard before all hearings are transferred to Eastern Court, in Sai Wan Ho at the other end of Hong Kong island. Magistrate Anthony Yuen was one of the last magistrates left hearing cases yesterday. He expressed no sadness about the move. 'It [the building] is old and it may be a good thing to move to a better place,' he said. 'These court ...

  5. Jury still ponders bribe case

    Posted Dec 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Magdalen Chow A High Court jury considering the multimillion-dollar bribery case involving the father of pop star Eason Chan Yick-shun last night again failed to decide on the fate of the senior Housing Department official. The seven jurors had to spend a second night in a hotel booked by the Court of First Instance. They will continue their deliberations today over the case ...

  6. Man has rare case of deadly dengue

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... The number of dengue fever cases in Hong Kong has reached 25 - 19 more than for the same period last year - with the discovery of a man suffering the potentially fatal haemorrhagic form of the disease. The victim, a 46-year-old man who fell ill a day after returning from Sri Lanka, is the believed to be the first haemorrhagic case so far this year. Only five cases have been detected ...

  7. Sars case a timely warning on lab safety

    Posted Dec 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... tests and vaccines. Such work on the live virus is necessary, but it is also dangerous- as shown by the Sars case found in Singapore three months ago and now the case reported yesterday ... level. But non-adherence to safety rules was an issue in both cases of infection, with reports indicating the Taiwan researcher failed to follow disinfection procedures. The WHO rules are clear ...

  8. The case will be used in study of public misconduct offence

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... requirements for a trial to proceed under common law, laid out in a ruling by the Court of Final Appeal in the case of Shum Kwok-sher v HKSAR last year, make such a move unnecessary. They include ... there was a prima facie case against former finance chief Antony Leung, it could not prosecute him for misconduct in public office as there was insufficient evidence to prove his actions of buying a car ...

  9. Sars case evidence points to false alarm

    Posted Jan 01st 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Samples from Guangzhou patient may have been contaminated, says WHO The suspected Sars case in Guangzhou could be a false alarm. Chinese health authorities said yesterday ... it is a confirmed Sars case. We are still uncertain about the possible source of infection and no other people have developed [Sars] symptoms. We have to be extremely cautious in verifying this case ...

  10. Murder-case families are confined to their homes

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... after the case started to attract widespread media attention. Shenzhen police arrested Ma Yong, 43, from Hunan, and Duan Zhiqun, 20, from Sichuan last month for allegedly robbing and killing ... reportedly posed as representatives for the hiring firm. The first woman was reported missing in May. Ms Shum said her family had been told the case file had been handed over to a Shenzhen court ...




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