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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    New measures to ensure milk supply for Hong Kong mothers

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Manufacturers unveil a system to guarantee local parents six tins of baby formula a month New measures to ensure milk supply Manufacturers and pharmacies have announced joint measures to guarantee local mothers six tins of infant milk formula a month, a move they hope will prompt the government to drop its export curbs. Under the scheme, up ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Most people both sides of the border oppose anti-mainlander protests, finds survey

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 12:51pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... on the mainland". But the "uncivilised behaviour of mainlanders in Hong Kong" and the impact of cross-border students and mainlanders who snapped up infant formula and properties were also key ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Parallel-goods trading activity remains low in Sheung Shui

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... leaving Hong Kong from carrying more than two cans, or 1.8kg, of infant formula out of the city. Offenders face a maximum of two years in jail and a fine of up to HK$500,000. Pharmacies near the Sheung Shui MTR station said their stocks of infant formula had regained stability since earlier this month. Local mothers now have no problem securing the milk powder at a reasonable price ...

  4. News - China Insider - SOCIETY

    Criminal gangs 'crippling children and forcing them to work as beggars'

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 07:29pm by Chris Luo

    ... how he witnessed gang members breaking the legs of a homeless infant girl they found on street. Older children in the beggar gangs were often forced to consume strong sleeping pills to keep ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Dedicated paediatrician keeps Hong Kong’s infant mortality rate low

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 04:34pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... says. His efforts have contributed to the fact that Hong Kong has one of the lowest infant mortality rates in the world. He has achieved many other things as well. At the age of 30, Leung ... this work to other parts of southern China, including Guangxi and Guizhou. Between 2006 and 2010, Yunnan’s infant mortality rates dropped by almost 30 per cent, compared to a national decrease of 15 ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - SOCIETY

    The issue of breastfeeding in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by TARA JENKINS AND KAREN PITTAR

    ... (advocating home remedies involving frozen cabbage, oatmeal, papaya, Chinese soups and herbs), as soon as her babies started losing weight, the staff suggested introducing formula milk ... the best start. Often, mothers are told early on in hospital that they don't have any milk, their baby is hungry and needs to be given formula. A significant number of healthy babies are given ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Survey reveals scale of family unfriendly malls

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 02:34am by Olga Wong

    ... basin that a child can reach. Despite the government encouraging women to breastfeed rather than use formula milk, 11 malls were equipped with only one to two nursing rooms. Those in APM, ...

  8. News - China - SOCIETY

    How does Taiwan sum up 2013? In a word: fake

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 04:48am by Angela Meng

    ... safety scandals, involving cooking oil, milk, rice and alcohol. The government vowed to set up a new task force to help stamp out such problems and moved to bolster oversight through amendments ...

  9. News - China - SOCIETY

    Debate over behaviour on Beijing's subways

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by WU NAN

    ... their infant to urinate in a subway, Dragon TV reported. Dai Bin , director of the China Tourism Academy, says it is a Chinese cultural trait that people do not necessarily think that infants urinating ...

  10. News - China - SOCIETY

    China to place ban on private orphan shelters

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 01:18pm by Ernest Kao

    ... The central government outlined a new ban on Monday barring unauthorised individuals and groups from running private shelters for orphans in China. “Adopting and handling abandoned infants ... the biological parents or other guardians of an abandoned infant. According to the circular, if police fail to find an infant’s guardians, the child must be transferred to a government-licensed nursing ...




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