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  1. Quit-smoking option expenses spelled out

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan A Democratic lawmaker's proposal to offer smoking offenders a quit course would require the government to pay half the cost of treatment, the Food and Health Bureau says. Andrew Cheng Kar-foo made the suggestion last week in an amendment to ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Destructive habits threaten us all

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:08am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Destructive habits threaten us all The world's demand for food and natural resources is driving wildlife to extinction. Scientists have found that the number of wild animals has halved since 1970, endangering the earth's interwoven ecosystems. The disappearance of a single species impacts other parts of the chain, often with unpredictable results. Only ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Steer youngsters to adopt healthy tech habits

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 10:27am by GWENETH REHNBORG

    ... Gweneth Rehnborg life@scmp.com Set healthy limits on tech use Most parents worry about the safety of their children more than just about anything else. But according to visiting US occupational therapist Cris Rowan, keeping them quietly entertained indoor ...

  4. Business - China Business - MONEY MATTERS

    Old habits die hard for Chinese phoenix Guangdong Enterprises

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 09:56pm by Shirley Yam

    ... but it seems old habits die hard While doing research into state enterprise reform, Money Matters found on the shelf a dust-covered book titled Chinese Phoenix- the Debt Restructuring of Guangdong ... If the numbers of its listed flagship Guangdong Investment are anything to go by, old habits die hard. The numbers look great on paper, thanks to the concession agreement in 2000 that gave the company ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Southern tours may become a habit for Beijing

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 05:56am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam NPC chairman not the first to take the pulse of HK from Shenzhen – and he won't be the last Southern tours may become a habit for Beijing On July 1, 2003, when then premier Wen Jiabao wrapped up a three-day visit to Sars-hit Hong Kong, he didn’t go straight back to Beijing – he went to Shenzhen. There, he was joined by other top central government officials ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong reading habits a mixture of fact and fiction

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 05:01am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Facts and fiction of reading habits The internet is changing our way of life as much as our habits and culture. With a world of information and entertainment a simple click ... a success in terms of visitor and exhibitor numbers. But whether it is indicative of general reading habits is another matter. Indeed, the strong turnout sits oddly with the findings of another ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HYGIENE

    Caught filthy-handed: single men have the worst toilet hygiene habits, survey finds

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 05:43pm by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Smaller percentage of men than women say they always wash their hands after using toilet, handling rubbish or sneezing Men worst for not washing their hands Men have worse habits than women when it comes to hand-washing hygiene, a Department of Health survey has found. Fewer men than women admitted they were in the habit of always washing their hands after ...

  8. Let's have smoke-free dining

    Posted Apr 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Your leader's assessment (April 6) of the persistent pockets of resistance to legislation on smoke-free workplaces is a very clear landmark statement on a major public health problem in Hong Kong. As well as the evidence on the serious health effects ...

  9. Sport - Racing

    Size's good doctor to return to his winning habits

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 08:19pm by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken alan.aitken@scmp.com The good doctor to return to his winning habits Dr Good Habit handled the all-weather well at his only appearance on it last season, and the four-year-old ... of his stock seen in Hong Kong have coped well with the all-weather track with some, like Byron and Chater D'Cat even proving to be specialists on it. Dr Good Habit (Joao Moreira) finished ...

  10. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Seven years to stamp out spitting: the 'Woodpeckers' swooping on Beijing's bad habits

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:56am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Seven-year crusade to stamp out spitting and other poor behaviour is paying dividends Woodpeckers of Beijing swoop on antisocial habits Wang Tao, president of the non-profit Green Woodpecker Association, has been on a mission for the past seven years- convincing people to behave in a more civil way in public. Each week, Wang and other ...




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