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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Concern groups push for urgent action to limit milk powder advertisements

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by LO WEI

    ... and a minority of professionals, particularly on the proposal that formula milk for children up to three years old should not be advertised. "In the following few months, I will be re-examining ... with about 3,000 signatures to Ko yesterday. The UN children's organisation wants the code to regulate advertisements on formula milk for children. As legislation took time, it would be better ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554952/concern-groups-push-urgent-action-limit-milk-powder-advertisements
  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Breast milk 'best for preventing infections'

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... of the advertisements make ungrounded claims," said Dr Patrick Ip, an associate professor of paediatrics at HKU. "The mother's milk is a tailor-made formula … No matter what is put into formula ... Bureau is due to announce on Monday the findings of a consultation on a voluntary code of conduct for formula advertising. The study on the 1997 children found that just 6 per cent of mothers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556480/breast-milk-best-preventing-infections
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Limits urged on baby formula adverts

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Advocates urge limits on formula adverts Excessive advertising of infant milk formulas could be curbed if breastfeeding associations can persuade the government to legislate an advertising code. Parents and breastfeeding advocates are upset by what they see as brainwashing over the benefits of formula. Advertisements for milk formula "are sent to me via ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1084997/limits-urged-baby-formula-adverts
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Government says no law regulating false milk ads until 2013

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com No squeeze on false milk ads until 2013 The government will not even begin to consider regulating advertisements falsely claiming that formula milk can ... are mislead by advertisements which tell them milk formula is better for their children. This practice should be regulated by the government." Dr Kwok Ka-ki, from the Civic Party, agreed. "I ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1086898/government-says-no-law-regulating-false-milk-ads-until-2013
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong fails to promote breast milk even amid formula shortage

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Formula makers exploiting shortage to directly market to mothers, breastfeeding advocate says Breast milk promotion chance wasted The government has been accused ... mothers secure formula milk actually assisted manufacturers in promoting their products and gave them direct access to mothers. The measures also had the effect of making infant formula appear ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1230302/hong-kong-fails-promote-breast-milk-even-amid-formula-shortage
  6. News - Hong Kong

    Doing what's best for baby- not milk formula companies

    Posted Jan 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... adopting a code to regulate milk formula advertising are finally progressing, not least since the revelation last year that several Japanese brands, available in Hong Kong on the unofficial, ... that substances such as AA, DHA and ARA that are often mentioned in formula adverts have the effect the advertising claims. Dr Robert Scherpbier, head of health for Unicef China, said breast milk ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1133852/doing-whats-best-baby-not-milk-formula-companies
  7. News - China

    Guangzhou woman's 148 cans of milk formula beats Hong Kong curb

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:26pm by Peony Lui

    ... and stop... ‘robbing’ - from the outside.” Some said that the post was probably written by baby milk formula retailers. Mister_George said: “I suspect this is an advertisement after looking through ... Peony Lui Photos of haul appear on Weibo Strong opinions were exchanged on Sina Weibo after a Guangzhou woman bought 148 cans of baby milk formula from Hong Kong supermarkets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1191388/guangzhou-womans-148-cans-milk-formula-beats-hong-kong-curb
  8. News - Asia - FOOD SAFETY

    Fonterra pulls ‘DCD’ milk powder in Sri Lanka, disputes test

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 04:53pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Wellington New Zealand-based dairy giant Fonterra Co-operative said on Sunday it had withdrawn milk powder under orders from the Sri Lankan authorities for showing traces of the toxic agricultural chemical dicyandiamide (DCD), although it disputed the accuracy of the testing. It said two batches of milk powder had been removed from shops last month after Sri Lanka’s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1295906/fonterra-pulls-dcd-milk-powder-sri-lanka-disputes-test
  9. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    New Zealand trade body calls for more milk data

    Posted Aug 10th 2013, 12:00am by DANNY LEE

    ... the source of any future incidents surrounding the safety or quality of milk formula. "I think there may [in future] be some clarity in advertising around where the infant formula ... for more milk data The chairman of New Zealand's chamber of commerce in Hong Kong has called for greater transparency about the supply chain for cans of infant formula on sale in the city. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1295664/nz-trade-body-calls-more-milk-data
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Milk-formula makers oppose plan to make Hong Kong regulatory code voluntary

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Formula makers slam voluntary code Six makers of top formula-milk brands, including Mead Johnson Nutrition and Wyeth, have slammed as "ineffective" ... that requires all companies to abide by the same rules. The government proposes banning marketing for all formula milk meant for children of up to three years old, and getting the Centre for Food Safety ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1086309/milk-formula-makers-oppose-plan-make-hong-kong-regulatory-code

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