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  1. Suit claims man caught HIV during transfusion

    Posted Mar 21st 2006, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... was banned from sale because it contained a highly contagious HIV-causing factor. 'The Shanghai firm and the other medical organisations should be held responsible. The difficulty of this case ...

  2. Asia Inc's new deal

    Posted Jun 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and procedures constitute the front lines in the fight against Sars and other contagious diseases. Business must also be at the forefront of global environmental issues. Companies have found ... role for business- a new era of corporate activism- to help meet the challenges facing societies. Whether we are talking about security issues, infectious disease, the blight of corruption, ...

  3. Fish market overhaul early next year

    Posted Nov 08th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... in the public car park at Aberdeen promenade was found to have contagious cholera bacteria in a water sample taken from its fish tank. Director of Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Thomas Chan ... became the first local case of the mosquito-borne disease in seven years. ...

  4. Air China's profit surges ahead of dual listing

    Posted Nov 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... stopped travelling because of the contagious disease. Air China will start pre-marketing its US$800 million to US$1 billion initial public offering next week, with the international offering set ...

  5. Fed's free-candy policy doesn't treat the disease

    Posted Mar 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the symptoms than the disease itself. It may be time for some more bitter medicine for the people who played fast and loose with the rules of economics. ...

  6. Wen's property crackdown treats symptoms rather than the disease

    Posted May 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... there are good reasons to remain sceptical over the effectiveness of Mr Wen's new policies, which appear to treat the symptoms rather than the disease. After all, Mr Wen's new policies, ...

  7. Exports slow in July as disease dampens orders for products

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... Hong Kong's exports last month grew at the slowest pace in almost a year as the effect of fewer orders received during the Sars crisis began to be felt. Growth also seemed slower because of a higher base of comparison with last year, when shipments b ...

  8. Help global body fight disease around the world

    Posted Jul 01st 2006, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Elizabeth Horscroft The Global Fund, a non-profit foundation, is looking for an executive director to work with governments, the private sector, members of the public and communities to help build up its financial resources and distribute health financing ...

  9. A cure worse than the disease

    Posted Feb 12th 2005, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Albert Cheng Secretary for Health, Welfare and Food York Chow Yat-ngok has announced that the government is considering a basket of measures to raise medical fees and charges. Despite his denial, the move is clearly meant to solve the Hospital Authority&# ...

  10. Pork lifts mainland food prices sharply

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... of Commerce had said that the wholesale price of pork rose 74.6 per cent year on year last month due to the increased cost of feed and a widespread outbreak of the contagious blue ear disease ...




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