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  1. Lifestyle - Health - COMMUNITY WELLNESS

    Free bus passes have health benefit, say researchers

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Bus passes keep elderly active Free bus passes for the elderly could be the way to go in Hong Kong to boost public health. Not only do they benefit the pocket, they also encourage older people to be more physically act ...

  2. HK rejects claims it is a transit point for sex workers

    Posted Mar 10th 2006, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford For the sixth consecutive year, the US State Department's annual report on human rights has claimed Hong Kong is both a transit point and destination for prostitutes, a claim the government's Security Bureau and Immigration Department has again dismissed. Since 2001, the report has claimed Hong Kong is a 'transit and destination point' ...

  3. Insurers refuse to consider sex change in issuing policies

    Posted Aug 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy People who have had sex-change surgery face a problem when buying medical and life insurance because insurers will only acknowledge their gender at birth. This means men who have become women cannot buy a medical insurance package designed for w ...

  4. A defining test of the party's leadership

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the importance of job creation to social stability, it poses a difficult challenge. Getting the balance right will be a defining test of the next generation of Communist Party leadership. ...

  5. EOC without leadership as chief bows out

    Posted Jan 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Phyllis Tsang A leadership vacuum has formed in the Equal Opportunities Commission as Raymond Tang Yee-bong completed his five-year term yesterday, with the government yet to appoint a new ... the government should give the public an explanation on the leadership vacuum at the commission, as the administration had had plenty of time to recruit a new chairman. The power vacuum was 'a ...

  6. Leadership wakes to grey storm of ageing population

    Posted Nov 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... Cary Huang In a culture that traditionally sees a long, healthy life as something to celebrate, Ma Wenlong, a 97-year-old retiree, feels longevity is a mixed blessing. None of his three sons, three daughters or their spouses, all aged around 70, can take ...

  7. Leadership rejig expected at annual CPPCC meeting

    Posted Mar 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui The annual meeting of the country's top political advisory body opening tomorrow is expected to see a major leadership reshuffle. Deng Pufang, son of late paramount leader Deng Xiaoping, is likely to be elected a vice-chairman of the 11th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, which is headed by Jia Qinglin. Mr ...

  8. We need leadership on medical reform

    Posted Sep 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... forward. During his election campaign Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen promised health-care reform would be at the top of his agenda. He must now show leadership to ensure we devise the right ...

  9. Other railway firms see platform screen doors as important safety measure

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I refer to the letter from Doug Miller ('MTR platform doors would not reduce suicides but drive them elsewhere', February 17) in reply to the letter written by me and Stephen Law ('Platform doors help with suicide prevention', February ...

  10. Leadership

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leadership by Rudolph W. Giuliani Miramax $76 The former mayor of New York advocates the 'broken window theory'' of leadership - if you don't crack down on petty ... mother instilled in him a love of reading and learning. Critics say: 'Deserves to be included in any modern canon on leadership and government.' John Brogden, Sydney Morning Herald ...




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