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    Posted Sep 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... reform: What, why and how'. Bank of America Tower. American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'US foreign policy in East Asia'. French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Lightning flashes over the world economy- How deep will Asia be hurt?' Foreign Correspondents' Club. ...

  2. More vaccination urged to ease bite of next flu crisis

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... happened. 'What all of us in the flu world see is that if we give H5N1 enough time, it is going to do the same thing,' he said in a speech at the Foreign Correspondents' Club. Flu ...

  3. HK euthanasia ban tragic, says death advocate

    Posted Aug 16th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Dan Kadison, Vivienne Chow

    ... 'outrageous'. Speaking in the lobby of the Foreign Correspondents' Club with Mr Tang beside him, Dr Nitschke said of the 40-year-old: 'It's a tragic situation because of the inhumane laws ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Mar 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Mian Ridge ('Trouble in paradise' March 10). I take strong exception to your correspondent';s comment: 'Every young female visitor to the country has been on the receiving ... is definitely a safe, friendly and hospitable country for all foreigners. Haresh Khushi, Tsim Sha Tsui Visitors must respect culture I was surprised to read Mian Ridge's claim ('Trouble ...

  5. Pregnant women vulnerable as mainland death toll rises 83pc

    Posted Dec 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'but as more and more people contract swine flu, the number of deaths will increase correspondingly.'; ...

  6. Beijing updates list of 'essential' medicines

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will decrease correspondingly.'; ...

  7. Foreigners step in to ease hospital strain

    Posted Jan 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Despite concerns about language barriers, foreign radiographers are settling in at hospitals in remote city areas, helping to ease the pain of an overburdened public health service. 'We're happy to have them fill the gaps,' said Derek Kwan, senior radiographer at Pok Oi Hospital in Yuen Long, one of the areas hardest hit ...

  8. Foreign doctors are a cure, not a curse

    Posted Jan 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... standards, the barriers raised by the Medical Council ensure that the best foreign doctors would never want to set foot in the city. Why? My medical friend explains: 'The UK exams [I took] ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong runner Andre Blumberg's Grand Slam quest

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:12pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... The Grand Slam was established in 1986 and remains an exclusive club of few. Only 234 people (200 men, 34 women) have successfully completed the Slam, including 20 who’ve done it more than once. ... and spectators. It’s quite amazing who turns up to the race. The whole organisation is top notch and the aid stations are manned by different running clubs. You have an experienced runner at each aid ...

  10. Foreign doctors' test 'too tough'

    Posted Aug 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ella Lee ella.lee@scmp.com Fewer than 10 per cent of foreign doctors who sit the Hong Kong Medical Council examination go on to get a licence, raising concerns that the local medical ... he says is 'too difficult'. But the city's medical association rejected claims the test was a barrier to foreign doctors, saying Hong Kong has a very free market. Cheung said ...




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