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  1. Review of home care for mental patients

    Posted Jun 28th 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in the city will be managed 'exclusively' in the community- in other words, where they live- over the next few years. But psychiatrists and a patients' group want an even higher-level ... the phones will advise patients whether they need to go to a hospital accident and emergency department or at an outpatient clinic. Psychiatrists and the patients' group say that while ...

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    Keep zero-birth quota on track

    Posted Nov 08th 2012, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... to a noticeable drop in September in the number of births without bookings, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying hailed the measures he put in place as a success. The number of women gate-crashing emergency ... up measures to deter abuse of emergency facilities. For instance, Union Hospital is introducing a hefty surcharge up to HK$170,000. It will also report cases to the police to see whether ...

  3. Talkback

    Posted Oct 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... What can be done to reduce domestic violence? The murder-suicide tragedy in Tin Shui Wai in which a mentally ill mother committed suicide after throwing her children from their 24th-floor flat has sent shockwaves through the city. With so many cases of do ...

  4. Children in the hands of danger

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... been forced into prostitution. Luckily, she managed to get to a pay phone to secretly call her father. Eventually, she was rescued and sent back home, thanks to the help of a local non-profit ... and an emergency number to call for help. 'We need to let our children know their rights and teach them to voice their concerns, and to understand the global issues of human trafficking,' Chan ...

  5. What it means to be a good chief executive

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that some of the other candidates made. The chief executive must be an excellent leader, with well-thought-out plans, persuasive speeches and a good emergency response. Good planning helps us solve ...

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    Forget doomsday, we've more pressing issues to worry over

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the end of the world. Forebodings about Friday tend to be found among the uneducated, gullible and more-than-ordinarily superstitious. They are spread by word of mouth and by runs on emergency ...

  7. Police trace mass-suicide group on Facebook as more emerge

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo, Martin Wong

    ... emerged on Wednesday night- also registered in Chinese characters- and named 'I have to (practise) suicide'. Ninety-seven people had signed up. In its description, it said: 'What ...

  8. Mainland insurers poised to emerge as 'champion' players

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Mainland insurance companies, with their strong home base and ample capital, could emerge as regional and global players in five years, according to research by McKinsey. The global economic crisis was likely to trigger a wave of consolidation that could accelerate the rise of regional 'champions', the consultancy firm said. 'China's insurance ...

  9. 'Social management' unlikely to offer much in the way of justice

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... expanded and changed its name from the Central Committee for Comprehensive Management of Public Security to the Central Committee for Comprehensive Social Management. The rebranding may seem like a tweak, but adopting the phrase 'social management' underlines its renewed function under the powerful Communist Party Central Committee. The committee's responsibility, according ...

  10. Managing risk, art of diplomacy are indispensable at MSIG

    Posted Sep 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Candice Sze Hang-chi (right) is a management trainee at insurance giant MSIG, part of the Mitsui Sumitomo group. She has a master's degree in public health and started ... internal and external business partners. I also spend time on team meetings. What does your job entail? As a management trainee, I rotate around different departments every six months. During each ...




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