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  1. News - China - CRIME

    Pingnan county killings put focus on mental health of migrant workers

    Posted Sep 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Killings put focus on plight of migrant workers The suspect who killed three children and injured another 13 in a machete attack on Friday in Pingnan county, Guangxi is a frustrated young migrant worker who had just returned home, local authorities said, highlighting what experts said was a growing social problem on the mainland. Wu Yechang, ...

  2. Overseas is the focus for those with special needs

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... At Mother's Choice, adoption services supervisor Connie Wat Hong-ying says the charity focuses on finding US families to adopt special-needs children. That process stops when the youngsters turn 16 ...

  3. Focus health drive on social media, survey says

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... encourage the sharing of healthy eating experiences in new media, such as Facebook. Seeing how similar-aged people eat focuses their attention on healthy eating. ...

  4. Policy address in focus

    Posted Oct 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Housing Home Ownership Scheme to be resumed, offering subsidised housing for households earning under HK$30,000 a month- mainly for first-time buyers. Over 17,000 flats will be made available between 2016 and 2020. Land to be made available for an average ...

  5. Charity focuses on big picture

    Posted Apr 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan Private film screening party Where: Grand Cinema, Elements When: March 16 What: A charity screening of a 19-minute film called Giving Back was held in support of the not-for-profit Giving Back Foundation, which helps women and children ...

  6. Hocus focus

    Posted Feb 01st 2011, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Dream Of Migrants (2005) focuses on a large brick house set against a darkening sky. The windows and foreground are crammed with migrants and the paraphernalia of life on the move. Sentry Post ...

  7. Arrests will be protest focus in June 4 event

    Posted Mar 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang The recent arrest of protesters would become a focus of protests in the coming June 4 commemoration, the Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China decided last night. The standing committee of the alliance yesterday made 'protest against political persecution' one of the focuses of their activities, along with 'release Liu ...

  8. Focus on families amid rising drug use

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang The government's main adviser on drug abuse has called for a focus on the family in measures to counter abuse after growing numbers of schoolchildren said in a survey that they got drugs from their parents or siblings. Professor Daniel Shek Tan-lei, chairman of the Action Committee Against Narcotics, was speaking after 19 per cent of drug-taking students ...

  9. Meeting to focus on enhancing social order

    Posted Jan 28th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau Maintaining social stability in Guangdong is set to be a top goal for the provincial political advisory body in the coming year, according to its work report released yesterday. As the third meeting of the 10th session of the Guangdong provincial ...

  10. Focus on growth misses the point

    Posted Mar 11th 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Josephine Ma An often heard complaint by mainland officials and Han people living in Tibet is: 'Why aren't the Tibetans happy? We have poured so much money into the region.' To Beijing, which prides itself on the tremendous economic improve ...




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