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  1. Patient group steps up drug subsidy battle with petition

    Posted Apr 20th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... standard drug list. The Central Drug Formulary, which is under consultation until April 30, lists 1,273 drugs that patients would receive at a cost of $10. Other drugs, including 26 cancer ... with authority executives, said he left disappointed. 'The authority said that perhaps after reviewing the list, some of the medicines would be put back into the Central Drug Formulary. They also ...

  2. Third plaque approved marking Philippine hero's links to HK

    Posted Dec 14th 2004, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... at the intersection of Rednaxela Terrace and Shelley Street by the Central Escalator and unveiled on December 30, the 108th anniversary of Rizal's execution in Manila which sparked the Philippine ... and publicity committee. The Rizal home on No 2 Rednaxela Terrace was named after the original owner whose name, Alexander, was spelled backwards by a Chinese street painter. 'The small house ...

  3. Hospital Authority boss recalls his feverish battle with death

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... into intensive care, where his condition worsened in the following two days. A central line for steroids was put into his chest after both his forearms became hot and swollen. The Hong Kong Doctors' ... when the [central] line was taken out,' Dr Ho said. As for the sunflowers - Dr Ho's wife brought them to the hospital and handed them to a nurse. Dr Ho asked her to put them ...

  4. Maids urge bosses to join protest at levy

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... The migrants' body has scheduled a march on February 6 from Chater Garden to the Central Government Offices. 'Our call for a wage hike is just as fair as the fight against the levy and for a wage ... liberal. The major problem here is to restore the wage level and overturn the $400 levy.' Jinggoy Estrada, chairman of the Senate committee on labour and overseas Filipino workers, promised ...

  5. Samaritan Fund to get $100m boost

    Posted Mar 11th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... and the Finance Committee. Social workers at each hospital assess a patient's eligibility for the fund, which is means-tested. The Hospital Authority said the fund ensured no needy patients were ... subsidy'. The planned central formulary covers 1,273 pharmaceutical and disposable products. Patients would receive a supply lasting for up to six weeks at $10 an item, no questions asked. The list ...

  6. Games need complaints centre, says local NPC deputy

    Posted Jul 27th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Wu, Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... that the Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games set up a branch to field Games complaints, including from the press. Ms Choy, who is also a legislator from the pro-Beijing Democratic Alliance ... and media scuffles breaking out. 'Something strange seems to be going on there,' he said. 'The public security and central authority do not seem to be working together. I do not know ...



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