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  1. Talkback

    Posted Sep 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... signal to the drug addicts, that drug abuse is not that serious. Also, without the participation of the police, it will be much more difficult to track down drug suppliers. This will mean ... Although some may think that those who refuse to have the test are drug abusers, they are entitled to stand up for their rights. Minors should be entitled to decide what they want and do not want ...

  2. Around Macau

    Posted Jun 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... drug body A committee headed by the culture minister will be set up to fight drug abuse. The committee will consist of top officials from at least 10 government departments, ...

  3. Germans inspire awe in Ukraine

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... And of course, the alleged abuses of power by the government. Despite this, Germany's dynamism and values ensure most Ukrainians (the older generation are more wary) look to Berlin rather than ... residency in Kiev ahead of tonight's showdown. The sight of two English fans openly taking drugs and making locals give them a wide berth made me scowl, as did the midnight workers erecting ...

  4. Five held in raid on biggest drug factory

    Posted Jul 17th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Customs officers have raided the largest and most sophisticated drug-making centre ever found in Hong Kong. The centre, in a Kwai Chung factory, was capable of producing 200kg of high-grade methamphetamine worth HK$150 million in three days. Customs officers seized finished and semi-finished batches of the drug Ice in liquid and crystal forms with a street value of HK$175 ...

  5. letters

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and there are differing views on whether this is good or bad. Idols can be good role models for teens, but they might also have some bad habits, such as smoking or drug abuse. It is up to the celebrities to send ...

  6. Wise decision to heed HK's wish

    Posted Mar 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of addictive drugs. The constant stream of drug abusers buying tobacco is a form of 'viral' marketing to children- whereby you teach them that taking addictive drugs that make you sick ... the best-quality information. As a series of islands Hong Kong is vulnerable to such natural phenomena, but must look beyond an island mindset to address the problem. NAME AND ADDRESS SUPPLIED MTR drug ...

  7. Learning from 'jasmine revolutions', but it's not about democracy

    Posted Apr 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... member states. To prevent abusive interventions, the UN should be allowed to assume more authority in making related decisions and providing the legal basis for such actions, Han proposed. ... comment on An's blog, from Sanming, Fujian, read: 'Indeed only some violent drugs can cure China's disease now. For the government to win back the citizens' support, it is high ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... congestion. I think it is good that our new elected politicians understand these problems. Sally Ho, Wan Chai Drug test is not the answer There have been calls for compulsory drug tests in schools, but I do not think that will solve the problem of youth drug abuse. Students who know that they might fail the test if they have taken drugs can stay at home. Also the scheme would be unfair ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... So, assistant director (operations), Office of the Telecommunications Authority Drug test in schools flawed Supporters of the drug test scheme to be implemented in schools in Tai Po hope that it will stem the rising tide of drug abuse by teenagers. Such drug testing is routine in the US, but it is not so straightforward in Hong Kong. The scheme has been introduced too quickly ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Jun 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... we've never met before. And, no, Mr Wergin, I never get sick. Keith McNab, Wan Chai Increase wages I used to think that education within the family was the best way to prevent teenage drug abuse. But this cannot be effective if parents are not good role models, especially if there are domestic problems. There may even be families where the parents are drug users. I do not deny ...




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