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  1. News - Hong Kong - DRUGS

    Hong Kong anti-drugs body pushes drug testing, despite opposition

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Anti-drugs body pushes testing despite opposition A government plan to give police wider powers to test people suspected to be using drugs faced "strong ... the Action Committee Against Narcotics, would allow police to force people to undergo tests if there was "reasonable suspicion" that they had taken drugs. Those who failed could be referred ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1545183/hong-kong-anti-drugs-body-pushes-drug-testing-despite-opposition
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    New drug law needs to respect rights

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:07am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Heed rights in new drug law Any law that detects drug users and steers them into counselling without fear of prosecution has to be welcomed. Early identification to enhance the effectiveness of treatment is a worthy objective. Unfortunately it is not that simple, as a government advisory body has found. Since drug abuse on its own is self-harm, it is not to be compared ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1549928/new-drug-law-needs-respect-rights
  3. Astellas gives patients hope with drug discoveries

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 05:07pm by Reports by Stacey Johnson, Christina Liedke and Jessica Ryan

    ... and CEO of Astellas. "By predicting future environmental changes and using our high R&D competencies, we have dedicated our efforts to innovative high value-added drug discovery. ... operations Astellas commits itself to proprietary ethical pharmaceutical business. In particular, the company focuses on innovative drug discovery in areas where unmet medical needs exist and where ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1549659/astellas-gives-patients-hope-drug-discoveries
  4. Comment - Letters

    All citizens can work towards a healthy drug-free Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:07am by LETTERS

    ... All citizens can work towards a healthy drug-free Hong Kong The International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was first established by the United Nations in 1987 to strengthen global efforts towards a society free of drug abuse. Today, it serves as a reminder of the ongoing war that is being fought around the world on illicit drug use and trafficking. It also ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1543927/all-citizens-can-work-towards-healthy-drug-free-hong-kong
  5. News - World - EGYPT

    Mohammed Mursi’s son jailed for a year in Egypt for drug possession

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 08:59pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Cairo Mursi's son jailed on drug charge An Egyptian criminal court has convicted the youngest son of the ousted Islamist president Mohammed Mursi on charges of drug possession and consumption, jailing him and a friend for a year. Abdullah Mursi, 20, was not in court when Judge Abdel-Rahman Ayad issued the verdict. He had been on bail since his arrest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1545761/mohammed-mursis-son-jailed-year-egypt-drug-possession
  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Aquino explains why he denied actress national award over drug conviction

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 10:45pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Aquino defends actress award snub over drugs Philippine President Benigno Aquino has defended a controversial decision he made to withhold a top award from one of the country's most accomplished film stars because of a drug conviction. Last month's snub of multi-award-winning actress Nora Aunor sparked a nationwide furore, with millions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1544469/aquino-explains-why-he-denied-actress-national-award-over-drug-conviction
  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Drug trial offers hope to diabetics after pancreas removal

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 10:01am by MLT

    ... now takes a small daily dose of insulin, but retains some islet function, which makes his diabetes easier to control. Now there's hope that a new drug can increase islet survival University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre's new Islet Transplantation Centre, led by director Martin Wijkstrom, is participating in a human clinical trial to test whether the drug, Reparixin, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1541784/drug-trial-offers-hope-diabetics-after-pancreas-removal
  8. News - Hong Kong - DRUG TRAFFICKING

    Indonesia steps up monitoring of Hong Kong flights after 'significant' rise in drug-trafficking cases

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by Bryan Harris

    ... Bryan Harris bryan.harris@scmp.com Jakarta airport official cites 'significant increase' in narcotics trafficking from China Indonesian drug agency to focus on HK flights Indonesian authorities are stepping up monitoring of flights from Hong Kong and mainland China in the wake of what officials call a "significant" increase in the number of drug ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542614/indonesia-steps-monitoring-hong-kong-flights-after-significant-rise
  9. News - China Insider - CRIME

    Chinese celebrity apologises for meth use amid high-profile nationwide drug crackdown

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 03:51pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Chen Wanning is the latest figure from the entertainment industry to be detained as police attempt to tackle China's growing drug problem Chen ... since finding fame online, is one of several Chinese celebrities held in recent months as authorities crack down on drugs. National broadcaster CCTV aired his admission of drug use on Thursday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1541659/chinese-celebrity-apologises-meth-use-amid-high-profile-drug
  10. News - World - DRUGS

    New York hospital pharmacy chief accused of stealing 200,000 pills

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 08:25pm by AP

    ... centre over more than five years and has been charged under a state drug-kingpin law more often aimed at accused street dealers, narcotics prosecutors said. Anthony D'Alessandro pleaded not guilty on Tuesday. His lawyer, Joseph Sorrentino, said D'Alessandro was no drug lord, but rather a man who told a hospital investigator he had had a drug problem. City Special Narcotics ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1550430/new-york-hospital-pharmacy-chief-accused-stealing-200000-pills

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