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  1. 'People's war' launched against ballooning narcotics problem

    Posted May 27th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... was trafficked to Yunnan from northern Myanmar last year, he said. Mr Yang said the central government had decided to launch a massive 'people';s war' against drugs because the problem ... Josephine Ma in Beijing The number of registered mainland drug addicts increased by 6.8 per cent to 791,000 last year, the government announced yesterday as it appealed to the public ...

  2. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Niuniu's friend Feifei- a self-styled artist and author- is often between jobs. Lately, he's been working as a ghostwriter for an advice book called How to Marry a Millionaire. In real life, however, he has neither money nor a girlfri ...

  3. The health shake-up: how Beijing's new man measures up to the old

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... sector. He criticised inefficiency in the medical sector and even took responsibility on the sidelines of the annual meeting of the National People's Congress in 2005, telling reporters ... in the finance departments of various levels of government, starting as a finance bureau official in Hebei province and moving gradually up to deputy finance minister before being appointed deputy ...

  4. Death prompts the authorities to recall dangerous antibiotic

    Posted Aug 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the medication. A six-year-old girl from Harbin, Heilongjiang, died in July after being injected with the drug, the People's Daily reported. The SFDA received a report on July 27 that 14 people in Qinghai had health problems after taking Huayuan's CPG injection. The other cases emerged later. The company is based in Fuyang, in Anhui province, and is owned by the government-backed China ...

  5. Contaminated noodles blamed as food poisoning kills four children

    Posted Dec 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... steps to salvage its reputation, including launching a product safety campaign and introducing a new food safety law. 'Food safety is vital to improving people's lives and health, so ... failing to carry out the recalls will face fines from 5,000 yuan to 50,000 yuan. Under the law, government officials and the 'person in charge' will be punished whenever a food safety ...

  6. State the case for hospital demolition clearly

    Posted May 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to deal with an expanded client population or the latest medical equipment, while related services are located far from each other. These factors lend weight to the government's argument that the hospital needs to be demolished and rebuilt, but there are sceptics who need to be persuaded. Their most valid point is that the government has yet to make its case for why a building in use ...

  7. WHO to help with Games contingency plan: Margaret Chan

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... gatherings such as the Games. 'The government needs to make preparations. So we are in discussion with them to provide technical assistance to support their efforts,' she said. 'They ... to a tobacco-free Olympics. She was also shown an emergency response centre linked to 31 provinces to enable timely responses to medical crises. 'The government does understand and recognise the need ...

  8. A forceful response to all threats- except for Aids

    Posted Aug 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the Sars epidemic and bird flu outbreaks of recent years also prompted strong community support for government action, with authorities significantly strengthening surveillance and prevention ... the incurable killer virus and 1,500 are dying every day. Experts fear the number will rise by another 12 million in the next five years unless the region's governments pay more attention. Those ...

  9. State body seeks probe into drugs safety chief

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... acts', 'caused great harm to the people's health' and 'greatly damaged the reputation of the party and the government'. 'The meeting has ordered a thorough ... to help companies get around drug approval standards. 'Zheng's case is a serious case of negligence of duty and taking advantage of his position to make a profit for himself,' China ...

  10. 'I fully accepted responsibility'

    Posted Mar 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... work remains with me and that I continued to carry my political responsibility. The director of health is the public health adviser to the government and responsible for public health in Hong ... capacity in preventing and controlling infectious diseases. I and colleagues in the government and the Hospital Authority will strive to ensure that our system is fully prepared to tackle new ...




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