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  1. Hours cut 'means one doctor for 200 people'

    Posted Nov 16th 2007, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee A move to reduce the working hours of public doctors may result in one having to take care of 200 patients at night if the Hospital Authority fails to put in more resources, a hospital administrator has warned. Senior hospital executives have bee ...

  2. 'People's war' launched against ballooning narcotics problem

    Posted May 27th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... was trafficked to Yunnan from northern Myanmar last year, he said. Mr Yang said the central government had decided to launch a massive 'people';s war' against drugs because the problem ... for help to combat the problem. The deputy secretary-general of the China National Narcotics Control Commission, Yang Fengrui, said police had arrested 67,000 drug traffickers last year and seized ...

  3. The health shake-up: how Beijing's new man measures up to the old

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... sector. He criticised inefficiency in the medical sector and even took responsibility on the sidelines of the annual meeting of the National People's Congress in 2005, telling reporters ...

  4. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Niuniu's friend Feifei- a self-styled artist and author- is often between jobs. Lately, he's been working as a ghostwriter for an advice book called How to Marry a Millionaire. In real life, however, he has neither money nor a girlfri ...

  5. Contaminated noodles blamed as food poisoning kills four children

    Posted Dec 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... steps to salvage its reputation, including launching a product safety campaign and introducing a new food safety law. 'Food safety is vital to improving people's lives and health, so relevant legislation must match national efforts of safeguarding food safety,' Premier Wen Jiabao said last month. The first food safety law, based on the existing Food Hygiene Law, ...

  6. Monopolise drugs industry, tycoon says

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is less profitable, a monopoly would work as well,' People's Daily yesterday quoted Zong as saying. Zong, a deputy of the National People's Congress, proposed the regulation ... the government pay salaries of hospital medical staff at similar levels to public servants. Meanwhile, a standing committee member of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political ...

  7. World needs to act on organ donations editorial

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cross Society of China to run a pilot organ-donation system in 10 provinces and cities, including Guangdong, which might be adopted nationally. It hopes to curb graft and reduce dependence on harvesting after executions. The mainland may have a long way to go to catch up with the regulation of organ transplants in developed nations. But the fact that foreign medical tourism ...

  8. Wu Yi hands health role to deputy

    Posted Apr 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shi Ting Vice-Premier Wu Yi, who also served as health chief, yesterday handed the health portfolio to her deputy after an eventful two-year tenure that saw the medical system rocked by the Sars crisis. Gao Qiang, Ms Wu's deputy since May 2003, was appointed minister of health by the State Council and the decision was approved by the National People's Congress Standing ...

  9. Nationality of Bo's spouse is now in doubt

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... his wife's citizenship status to his superiors. There is, of course, the possibility that Gu is registered as Bo-Gu Kailai in her mainland identity documents. To be sure, a People's ... identity documents. That is stirring rumours that Bo's wife secretly obtained a second citizenship- a legal violation if she remains a Chinese national. The addition of her husband's ...

  10. Swine flu expert tells Hongkongers to get jab

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Respiratory disease expert Dr Zhong Nanshan says the higher mortality rate of swine flu in Hong Kong might be linked to a lower vaccination rate and has advised Hongkongers to get vaccine shots. Speaking on the sidelines of the annual meeting of the National People's Congress, to which he is a deputy, Zhong said about 100 million mainlanders had received swine ...




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