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  1. CSRC reshuffled in run-up to National People's Congress

    Posted Jan 07th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... announced last week that Yi Gang and Ma Delun, both assistants to Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China, had both been promoted to the post of deputy governor. However, ... Exchange, having reached mandatory retirement age for vice-ministerial positions, according to sources. Amid a series of high-level personnel changes before the National People's Congress ...

  2. Melamine found in 6 tonnes of chicken feed in Guangdong

    Posted Nov 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong More than 6 tonnes of chicken feed in Guangdong have tested positive for melamine, according to a notice released by the province's Department of Agriculture yesterday. This came as Hong Kong's Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservatio ...

  3. Smog in Guangdong worst since founding of people's republic

    Posted Jan 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... meteorological bureau. A bureau report reviewing the atmospheric state of Guangdong last year said the average number of smoggy days reported was 75.5, the highest since 1949 when the People's Republic of China was founded. It also revealed that some inland cities which had been relatively free of smog had started to report an increasing number of smoggy days. In Hong Kong, smog last ...

  4. Radical rural reform to be discussed by leadership

    Posted Oct 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be particularly important as it would decide China's economic direction, Outlook quoted several senior party thinkers as saying. 'Throughout the party's history, important economic policies ... in a revolutionary move which kick-started China's economic modernisation. Under the system, small and often scattered pieces of farmland were allocated to individual households to restore incentive. ...

  5. US experts helping mainland make food safer, official reveals

    Posted Dec 07th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... China and the US had a responsibility to promote free trade and improve food-safety regulation, he said. Beijing should apply the regulations as stringently to domestic products as it did ... a country imposes strong requirements on an imported product but does not require it locally, then it puts the imported product at an economic disadvantage.' Mr Schafer was in Shanghai ...

  6. Cab Chat

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... trace the source. The government has a mechanism to protect people's deposits of up to HK$100,000 in the bank. I am not worried at all. ... spacewalk. China has well demonstrated its skills in science and technology through this spacecraft and it seems we are catching up with the United States and Russia. Although I did not watch ...

  7. Checks on imported food to be tightened

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man The food-hygiene watchdog has promised to tighten inspections following reports that importers have been sneaking uncertified mainland chicken carcasses into Hong Kong hidden among vegetables. The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department said i ...

  8. Stores still selling banned dairy items

    Posted Oct 17th 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Guangzhou Supermarkets in Guangzhou are still selling milk products manufactured before September 14 despite a central government order that they must be pulled from shop shelves for melamine testing. The products, including Mengniu milk and ...

  9. Cab Chat

    Posted Oct 06th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... and some suddenly became nationalistic. I really don't share their feelings. Having said that, I think there is a need for China to devote resources to developing space projects. As a rising ...

  10. Should the government be responsible for ensuring food safety?

    Posted Sep 24th 2008, 12:00am by Ronald Ling, Anthea Wong

    ... Ronald Ling, Anthea Wong Each week our two teenagers debate a hot topic. This week ... Ronald Ling The milk scandal has caused panic on the mainland and now in Hong Kong. Many accuse the government of not doing enough to ensure food safety, but I have a d ...




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