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  1. Watchdog to probe amputee cash snub

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... last month under the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance programme after a new medical assessment found he merited a higher allowance. Wong, who has long criticised the government's ... of fruitless efforts to secure disability allowance. With support from legislator Wong Kwok-hing, Lee yesterday met Josiah Chok Kin-ming, a senior officer with the Equal Opportunities Commission. After ...

  2. Flu warning after outbreak in institutions

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... and people on Comprehensive Social Security Assistance benefits. The free vaccination is also offered to children from six to 23 months in families receiving CSSA and pregnant women who also receive ...

  3. Forgotten villagers complain of lack of assistance

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Shi Jiangtao and Wei Hanyang in Laishui county, Hebei As volunteers raise money and send aid packages to flood victims in Fangshan in Beijing, residents in Hebei province are being largely ignored by the media, and their relief effort is proceeding at a s ...

  4. Private homes for the elderly focus of reforms

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... the homes can provide?' said Dr Leong, who is also an executive councillor. Private homes have been complaining that the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) scheme forbids residents ...

  5. Industrial accident victim fights for others

    Posted Aug 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to join a working group under Oxfam that advocated labour rights and assisted injured workers in Shenzhen. My colleagues and I have helped more than 1,000 disable workers since 2002. In 2009, ... on labour rights are harassed by authorities as officials fear foreign-funded and rights lobby groups could organise large-scale strikes, protests or trigger social unrest. When I worked for Oxfam, ...

  6. Man trapped by flat's security gate dies in early morning fire

    Posted Nov 07th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Kwai-yau and his wife Cheung Mei-lin, 51, were seen by neighbours shaking their security gate and shouting for help when fire broke out in their flat on the 34th floor of King Lai House on Shan King Estate at about 1.25am. 'The security gate was locked with a padlock. It's possible the couple were unable to find the key and were trapped inside,' said Superintendent Li ...

  7. liberal studies

    Posted May 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions: 1 Which of the following do Glencore not deal in, according to the article? a. wheat b. zinc c. coal d. wood 2 According ... Answers: Reading comprehension: 1. d, 2. a, 3. d, 4. b Vocabulary: 1. harvest, 2. speculation, 3. halt ...

  8. Time to sign the UN convention

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... to continue providing adequate material assistance to recognised refugees in the city, numbering around 180. Although the government has sought to fill the gap and extended its humanitarian assistance ...

  9. Alert urges Hongkongers to avoid Syria

    Posted Apr 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... hotline (852) 1868 was available to provide assistance to anyone in need. ...

  10. Laws on handling disasters and creating jobs passed

    Posted Aug 31st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... comment. It also regulates the responsibilities of employers and departments in hiring and managing staff, and the implementation of policies to assist disadvantaged groups, and sets up a mechanism ... health crises and public security emergencies. Comprising seven chapters and 70 clauses, it requires governments and their departments to act promptly in co-ordinating responses to emergencies. ...




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