• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:24am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 6 of 6 for health

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Minister rejects calls to end new two-tin milk powder rule

    Posted Mar 09th 2013, 12:00am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... The health minister yesterday rejected lawmakers' calls for a sunset clause to end the two-tin daily limit on infant formula that people can take out of Hong Kong. But Dr Ko Wing-man promised legislators that the government would review the measure after it had sorted out a system with suppliers and retailers to ensure a more stable supply. In a rare show of support, opposition ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Formula curbs not aimed at mainland tourists, says food chief

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 02:24pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao The new measures limiting milk formula exports were implemented as a “last resort” to maintain domestic supply of what was fast becoming a scarce commodity, and were not aimed at mainland tourists, food and health secretary Ko Wing-man told the Beijing News   on Tuesday. His remarks came days after the controversial two-tin cap on infant formula exports, which went ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Police intervene as tempers rise over milk formula trade

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by ADA LEE AND JOLIE HO

    ... departments in implementing the new measures. Food and health minister Dr Ko Wing-man said the government would monitor closely the effectiveness of the measures. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Traders try to beat rule on baby formula with sachets

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang, Stuart Lau, LO WEI

    ... machines in order to carry out this new duty." We will be needing extra manpower, space and facilities such as X-ray machines in order to carry out this new duty Health secretary Dr Ko ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Milk powder row triggers calls for review of visit scheme

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 12:00am by LAUREN HO, Johnny Tam

    ... that limit under the amended law, Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man told a television programme yesterday. "The planned amendment to the legislation will not exempt children ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PARALLEL TRADING

    Parallel traders moving to Tai Po from Sheung Shui, councillors say

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... in suspected parallel goods trading in the Advanced Technology Centre. Officers seized cartons of health food and cosmetics. On the web, groups vowed to gear up tomorrow for another street protest ...



SCMP.com Account