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  1. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    19 diners suffer ciguatera fish poisoning on Lamma Island

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 11:24am by Ernest Kao

    ... Health authorities are launching an investigation into food poisoning case in which 19 people fell ill after eating coral reef fish at a Lamma Island eatery on Saturday. Fourteen men and five women, aged 23 to 71, had eaten fish at the seafood restaurant, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    Health officials meet with fastfood chain over supply of 'rotten meat' to Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:26pm by Ernest Kao, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Ernest Kao and Shirley Zhao Hong Kong's Centre for Food Safety confirms records of exports by Husi Food Company, whose Shanghai plant is under investigation Talks sought on rotten meat scandal The city’s food safety officials have scheduled an urgent meeting with a fastfood restaurant chain on Wednesday evening to follow up on the “rotten meat” scandal involving ...

  3. News - China Insider - FOOD SAFETY

    Don't judge China food safety on international standards, says official

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 03:30pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com China’s status as a developing country should be taken into account when evaluating the country’s food safety standards, said a senior food safety official. “If we were to take European Union air quality standards and apply them to Beijing, we would fail every day,” Wang Zhutian, assistant to the director at the National Centre for Food Safety ...

  4. Comment - Blogs - FOOD SAFETY

    Is rice the new 'milk powder' for Hong Kong/China cross-border tensions?

    Posted May 21st 2013, 01:47pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Buy too much rice in Hong Kong and 'you could end up in jail', Chinese media warn tourists in wake of Guangzhou cadmium scandal Mainland traders beware, purchasing too much rice in Hong Kong could land you in jail for breaking export restrictions, according to a tongue-in-cheek editorial in a Guangzhou newspaper, which made reference to the two-tin ...

  5. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    Ginger farmers using toxic pesticide

    Posted May 06th 2013, 04:25pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Farmers in Shandong have been overusing an illegal and highly toxic pesticide to grow ginger for years on end, adding yet another concern to the country’s growing list of food scandals. An investigative report by China Central Television (CCTV), which aired on Saturday, discovered farmers in Weifang city had been using the pesticide aldicarb “three ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    No testing planned despite recall of milk powder formula

    Posted Aug 06th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI, Ernest Kao and Emily Tsang

    ... Lo Wei, Ernest Kao and Emily Tsang Food watchdog says tracing should be done from source of contamination as call goes out for greater transparency on the problem No testing despite formula recall The government will not test milk products, despite one brand of baby formula recalling two batches of its products amid a scare over whey protein contamination in New Zealand. ...



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