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  1. Mothers scramble for baby formula

    Posted Apr 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... used in plastic and glue- had been added to milk produced there and was killing their children or making them ill. Hong Kong mothers have to compete with mainland women who flock across ... to three, was available in pharmacies, ParknShop, Mannings or Watsons in Sai Kung, a district which is seldom packed with mainlanders. 'Some mothers told me that they rushed here all the way ...

  2. My life exposed

    Posted Mar 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... in the exhibition come from all walks of life. Some are housewives, some single mothers, and others mainland migrants. Some are illiterate. One is a university gradate from the mainland. Ah Yuk was educated ... job,' she says. With increasing competition from mainland prostitutes in Hong Kong and across the border, Ah Yuk is finding it harder to make a living. 'It is difficult for old sex ...

  3. Dragonair to expand mainland services

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... province, under the recently signed air services agreement with Beijing that allows Hong Kong carriers more access to the mainland. It is also looking to increase flight frequencies on other routes. ... Kong-listed firm announced a shareholding restructuring plan, in which its mother company, China National Aviation Co Group, will transfer its 69.5 per cent stake in CNAC to a new company through ...

  4. Get those dangerous toys out of harm's way

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

    ... peace of mind. 'We have seen growth interest from customers in Hong Kong and the mainland. People are willing to pay more when it comes to things for their children. Their decisions are not so much determined by price,' says Tarlan Amigh, who, with business partner Kirsten Zaki, co-founded Hocusadabra a year ago. Both mothers of young children, Amigh and Zaki founded ...

  5. Who's who in the news

    Posted Aug 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will receive six strokes of the cane for drinking beer. The mother of two, who lives in Singapore, will become the first woman in the country to be caned under Islamic law. She was last month sentenced by a Malaysian court, which also issued an arrest warrant for her. The caning has been put off till next month. e. He is a leading legal activist on the mainland and a co-founder of a legal aid group ...

  6. Village polls draw candidates with fire in bellies

    Posted Dec 29th 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... mother from a landlord believed to be on the mainland. Hau said she had still not recovered from the pain of seeing the green field she had farmed for half a century covered with construction ...

  7. Cashed-up Chinese buy prime flats in London

    Posted May 05th 2010, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... in China, which has triggered a sharp fall in mainland sales. Estate agency Knight Frank reports that over the past 12 months, 31 per cent of clients buying homes through its Canary Wharf offices ... central London. 'In 2009, Hong Kong and [mainland] buyers accounted for 5 per cent of all foreign buyers in prime central London,' said Liam Bailey, head of residential research ...

  8. Demand for disposable hygiene products rises

    Posted Jul 13th 2004, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Poon said. 'Then the mother won't be happy.' The mainland's disposable nappy market is still in its infancy as the products have only been available for a few years. Use ... for 47.5 per cent of Hengan's revenue last year, which totalled $1.69 billion. Ironically, Mr Poon believes the best hope for kick-starting growth lies with his mainland rivals. He believes ...

  9. Bank of Communications plans HK and Shanghai listings

    Posted Jan 12th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... of HK$60 billion, plans to buy Hong Kong-based financial interests with a view to listing separately from its mainland parent in the same fashion as Bank of China (Hong Kong), according ... operations in Hong Kong to make a larger entity and then list part of that, with the mother bank holding a controlling stake,' said a source. The Shanghai-based bank wants to list its domestic ...

  10. Rediscovering traditional Shanghai homes amid a concrete jungle

    Posted Apr 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... published on the mainland and soon in Europe, it chronicles her three-year journey rediscovering traditional residences hidden in a jungle of skyscrapers. She says the book is not only a dedication to both her childhood memories in a lane house, and her mother, calligrapher Chik Kwok-wa, but to the people who love living in the city. What raised your interest in historic houses in Shanghai? ...




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