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  1. Small workshops blamed for quality flap

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by small operations. For instance, of the 450,000 food enterprises across the mainland, 78.8 per cent were 'small workshops' that employed fewer than 10 people. 'The major problem ... products because only small amounts of compensation were paid in the event of injury, China Consumers' Association vice-secretary-general Wu Gaohan said. 'Our association has received 10 ...

  2. Firm halts exports to US, but denies sweets contain formaldehyde

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... target Chinese food. China also finds unsafe food from other countries. Food safety should be a global issue,' he said. The firm exports the sweets to more than 50 countries. As a result ...

  3. Supply chain control key to product safety

    Posted Sep 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Chan

    ... with Elaine Chan Managers at some of the world's largest multinationals are facing one of their biggest problems in recent times- product safety. And it seems no quick fix is in sight. Some quality scares this year involving pet food, tainted toothpa ...

  4. Double standards revealed in food-safety dispute

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

    ... with a Chinese delegation last week. But other observers caution that talks on food safety must be separate from political and economic discussions, and the issue is not one that Beijing alone has to tackle. James Harkness, from the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy in the US, says much of the coverage of China-related food safety problems is a reflection of the 'China threat ...

  5. Safe exports a high priority, official says

    Posted Jul 04th 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... has taken measures and enacted relevant legislation regarding inspection and monitoring of its food production and export process. China has been very responsible in this regard to ensure ...

  6. Fast food checks

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mobile testing units to verify the safety of food within 30 minutes will soon be in use around Shanghai, as fears grow over contaminated mainland products. Is the government doing enough? Write to us. ...

  7. People's legal action on the rise

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a year, according to Supreme People's Court president Xiao Yang. Mr Xiao announced the figures on Tuesday at a national conference on administrative trials, which was marked by the presence ... People's Court, said the lawsuits covered all aspects of administration, with the most common cases last year involving resources, municipal construction and police administration, accounting ...

  8. Finance star gets Shanghai post

    Posted Dec 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... financial centre. Tu Guangshao, a deputy chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission and a rising star, would replace Feng Guoqin, who oversees tax, finance and state-owned assets for the Shanghai government, sources said yesterday. Mr Feng would become head of the Shanghai People's Congress, they said. The central government is expected to make the announcement soon. Officials ...

  9. Hitting the high Cs

    Posted May 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China and other Asian countries, to acknowledge Japan's assistance and contribution to China's economic modernisation, and to affirm Japan's postwar path of peaceful development. ... on China, while he emphasised Beijing taking a forward-looking approach on the history issue and that remembering history does not mean to 'perpetuate hatred' but to 'secure a better ...

  10. Investors have little to fear from congress

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years. People's living standards have improved considerably since the last congress, with the average annual income reaching US$2,010 by the end of last year, double that of 2002. Also ... Mainland and overseas economic observers agree that the overall direction of China's economic policies will stay the same after the Communist Party's 17th National Congress, beginning ...




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