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  1. Medics on site for riding mishaps

    Posted Jul 21st 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... planned for. He said in such a case the emergency plan would concentrate on triage between hospitals. 'We have a plan as to what patients will be distributed where. We hope it will not happen ... not expected to be large'. Beatrice Cheng, a senior manager at the authority in charge of equestrian plans, said all sorts of scenarios had been played out. 'Even trophies being presented can ...

  2. Shutdown order for 10 types of industries

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang in Beijing Guangdong energy crisis forces sacrifice Guangdong will order about 10 types of energy-consuming industries to disconnect from the power grid to overcome the province's worst electricity crisis in 30 years, a senior government ...

  3. Economic crisis hits hiring intentions

    Posted Oct 06th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Paggie Leung

    ... is earlier than usual.' Lai Kam-tong, past president of the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management, said the usually quiet job market in the fourth quarter was even less active ... significant, Mr Lai said. However, if people could not maintain their salaries and curtail their spending, the retail sector would also suffer. He said a clearer picture would emerge once companies ...

  4. New safety code for private births

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Two maternity deaths prompt government to issue guidelines for private hospitals Doctors must respond to maternal emergencies within 15 minutes and have specialists ... with the South China Morning Post the guidelines also required operators to have a specialist in emergency medicine to oversee accident and emergency services. The guidelines- to be issued later ...

  5. Doctors too slow, says dead student's mother

    Posted Dec 16th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... no eye, verbal or motor response. A security guard and dormitory manager who assisted Zhang after a student found her unconscious say they called emergency services several times before ... in a bathroom stall at HKU's Suen Chi Sun Hall dormitory on March 26 last year. She was admitted to the emergency room at Queen Mary Hospital that night and was declared brain-dead four days later, ...

  6. Big potential in emerging markets

    Posted Sep 16th 2008, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... Andrea Li Investment in up-and-coming artists in emerging economies such as China, South America, the Middle East and India can unlock lucrative potential as the contemporary art market ... the long-term performance of fine art. 'New funds are concentrating on the growth in the emerging contemporary markets to identify opportunities for outperformance,' notes Randall James ...

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    Private hospitals review how they handle emergencies

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Managers of 12 private hospitals will meet tomorrow to discuss how to handle emergencies, including having contracts that would make experienced doctors available for work ... during emergencies,' Dr Lau said. Last Wednesday, an inquest returned a verdict of accidental death for former Swire Beverages general manager Ng Keong-ching, who lost 10 litres of blood ...

  8. Second medical team will head to Chengdu

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

    ... those injured in the Sichuan earthquake. The Hospital Authority's Liu Shao-haei announced the mission at the end of his tour of the mainland yesterday. The chief manager for infection, emergency and contingency had travelled with a team to the Sichuan provincial capital on Thursday to assess the situation at the city's hospital and work out what personnel and supplies were ...

  9. Better response to disasters planned

    Posted Feb 25th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... relief departments. He also pledged to accelerate the construction of 13 national-level warehouses for disaster relief supplies. He said Beijing would draft emergency plans for larger disasters and provide examples of solutions to help local governments. He did not mention why the central government had waited so long to activate the emergency plans- drafted since the 2003 Sars epidemic- ...

  10. Emerging markets

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Appreciating local currency bonds are starting to attract interest by investors hoping to diversify Emerging markets are a top choice for investors who wish to diversify their assets, but foreign investors remain underinvested in emerging market bonds compared to equities, said Hong Kong-based Joel Kim, head of Asian debt at ING Investment Management. However, this might ...




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