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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Southern Weekly protests highlight stalling political reform

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 07:29pm by Zhang Hong

    ... hope for direct intervention from the central government seems unrealistic. Thus, the government will strive to achieve a swift resolution both online and offline by issuing clear warnings ... and the liberal intellectuals are looming. Zhang Hong is the deputy editor in chief of the Economic Observer, an influential business newspaper based in Beijing.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1123103/southern-weekly-protests-highlight-stalling-political-reform
  2. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    Health officials meet with fastfood chain over supply of 'rotten meat' to Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:26pm by Ernest Kao, SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... a Shanghai processing factory. Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man said this afternoon the meeting’s purpose was to ensure that no affected food has been imported into Hong Kong ... Ernest Kao and Shirley Zhao Hong Kong's Centre for Food Safety confirms records of exports by Husi Food Company, whose Shanghai plant is under investigation Talks sought on rotten ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557475/hebei-factory-run-rotten-meat-firm-husi-exported-hong-kong-watchdog
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Treat porn as a public health issue

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:48am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Treat porn as a public health issue There is porn sex and real sex. We are supposed to know the difference. But do we, really? If it's so easy to tell reality ... Dines pioneers the strategy of addressing porn as a public and mental health issue, rather than as free speech, which favours its purveyors. She was speaking ahead of the Coalition to End Sexual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1515866/treat-porn-public-health-issue
  4. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong should focus on addressing social issues rather than democracy

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 04:13am by LETTERS

    ... the pressing livelihood issues affecting Hong Kong. There are things we can change here, and things we can't. Hong Kong will always be part of China and will have as much power as China allows. ... Addressing social issues more important than democracy There are claims that 510,000 people took to the streets on July 1, calling for universal suffrage and democracy. What we in Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1556617/hong-kong-should-focus-addressing-social-issues-rather-democracy
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Too much red bean ice becomes a weighty issue

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by SARAH KARACS

    ... Sarah Karacs sarah.karacs@scmp.com Too much red bean ice becomes a weighty issue People have been urged to enjoy Hong Kong's favourite non-alcoholic drinks in moderation because ... in Hong Kong people don't exercise enough and that's why people are putting on weight." The centre also released the results of an investigation into listeriosis disease after ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562957/too-much-red-bean-ice-becomes-weighty-issue
  6. Lifestyle - Health

    Osteoarthritis is becoming an increasing problem in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by ALAN YU

    ... No end to the daily grind Excruciating pain in the knee and other joints could become a growing public health issue in Hong Kong, according to local doctors. Yeung Siu-to, 83, noticed her aching ... a better option available. A drug manufacturer is bringing to Hong Kong a new treatment that addresses the joint itself; the Health Department has also developed a set of exercises to be done ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1559143/osteoarthritis-becoming-increasing-problem-hong-kong
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Vital to get pricing right for Hong Kong's health insurance scheme

    Posted May 01st 2014, 06:01pm by Bernard Chan

    ... is shifting, and governments face a situation where less revenue comes in while demand for health services rises. In Hong Kong, successive governments have proposed various ways of reforming ... in insurance). Many Hong Kong people have some private health insurance provided by their employer. However, the coverage is often limited, and people end up using heavily subsidised public hospitals. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1501522/vital-get-pricing-right-hong-kongs-health-insurance-scheme
  8. Sport - Hong Kong - SAILING

    Hong Kong issue 'SOS' to keep women's windsurfing in Asian Games

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:54pm by CHAN KIN-WA

    ... windsurfing in Games The Hong Kong Windsurfing Association is sending an "SOS" to its Asia counterparts to save the women's RSX event at the Asian Games. Four windsurfing events are scheduled for September's Incheon Games- men's and women's RSX, men's mistral and women's RS:One- but so far only three windsurfers, one each from China, Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/hong-kong/article/1551346/hong-kong-issue-sos-keep-womens-windsurfing-asian-games
  9. Comment - Blogs

    Breathe easy, Vancouver: Your worst air pollution would be welcome relief in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 09:51am by Ian Young

    ... Ian Young Vancouver’s recent smog alert can’t match everyday pollutant levels in the SAR I’ll wager I wasn’t the only former Hong Kong resident who cocked an eyebrow last week when Metro ... the elderly and the sick. Those already suffering ill-effects such as shortness of breath were told to stay indoors. Such warnings might be commonplace in smoggy Hong Kong, but Vancouver? The sense ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1557420/breathe-easy-vancouver-your-worst-air-pollution-would-be-welcome
  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Labelling seen as one way to trim the rise in obesity in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 10:22am by Richard Lord

    ... that indicates potentially dangerous levels of salt, saturated fat and sugar. Chong says that with other issues of public nutrition policy, such as trans fats, Hong Kong has not enacted bans or other ... that are increasingly affecting developed societies such as Hong Kong. But while it's hard not to know that sugar's bad for you, particularly in excessive quantities, it can be equally difficult ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1556179/labelling-seen-one-way-trim-rise-obesity-hong-kong

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