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  1. Tough line promised on food safety

    Posted Jan 12th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee The chief executive yesterday promised tougher food safety measures that could lead to all food importers registering with the health authorities and providing certificates before their products could enter Hong Kong. Donald Tsang Yam-kuen acknowledged that existing procedure for ensuring food safety was imperfect and predicted more problems would be discovered ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/578320/tough-line-promised-food-safety
  2. Tough line on food safety

    Posted Jan 12th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee The chief executive yesterday promised tougher food safety measures that could lead to all food importers registering with the health authorities and providing certificates before their products can enter Hong Kong. Donald Tsang Yam-kuen acknowledged the existing system for ensuring food safety was imperfect and predicted more problems would be discovered ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/578324/tough-line-food-safety
  3. Public health must be the priority

    Posted Aug 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... would best protect the health of Hong Kong citizens. The second course of action would see Hong Kong refrain from embarrassing the mainland- maintaining good ties with the powers ... to be contaminated by malachite green, Secretary for Health, Welfare and Food York Chow Yat-ngok refused to ban their import. He would only press the mainland authorities to step up inspections and ask Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/513224/public-health-must-be-priority
  4. Hong Kong can and should pay for good health care

    Posted Feb 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... third-world-standard health-care services. That would affect the morale of staff and hurt the well-being of patients. The achievements of our medical sector are no doubt the envy of many around the world. We ... squeezed out of the system and unable to enjoy health care because our public hospitals cannot cope with the rising demand. Such a scenario would only deepen existing social conflicts. Albert Cheng ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/991379/hong-kong-can-and-should-pay-good-health-care
  5. Letters

    Posted May 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Safety of cyclists has improved I refer to the letter from Martin Turner ('Cyclists get raw deal on our roads', May 18). While there has been a declining trend in traffic fatalities in Hong Kong, there is no room for complacency, and the Transport Department will continue efforts to enhance road safety, in collaboration with all concerned parties and the community. We ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/968878/letters
  6. Letters

    Posted Mar 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to install an incinerator 'with the highest health and safety standards'? Please, the authorities don't even require that bus companies meet emission standards. The trash isn't ... for those in the west heavily critical of China's 'illegal' occupation of Tibet, let's see white people in America, Australia and New Zealand return to Europe first. If one wants ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/631248/letters
  7. Gifts for all the needy

    Posted Nov 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... from OSC. The unit will include doctors, nurses and equipment to save the lives of sick babies. The Hong Kong Arthritis & Rheumatism Foundation will receive funds to provide occupational ... Hong Kong in its outreach to neglected elderly people. Arts in Hospital will provide free art workshops for elderly patients. OSC will help 10,000 elderly people undergo vital health check-ups. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/984809/gifts-all-needy
  8. Health issues highlight lack of ministerial talent

    Posted May 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... official to reveal a health problem, being prompted by a newspaper report to confirm that he has been undergoing dialysis for months after suffering kidney failure. Suen says his public duties have not been compromised, though he concedes that he would have to consider the next step should his health worsen. Like anyone else, senior government officials are entitled to keep their health ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/967196/health-issues-highlight-lack-ministerial-talent
  9. Use reserves for housing and health, says Goodstadt

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Gary Cheung Hong Kong could afford to use its huge fiscal reserves to spend more on tackling long-term problems such as housing and health care, the pre-handover government's top adviser says. Leo Goodstadt, head of the Central Policy Unit from 1989 to 1997, said the reserves were now extraordinarily high and he could not think of any other major economy holding as much ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/966858/use-reserves-housing-and-health-says-goodstadt
  10. HK's disconnect in health and air policy

    Posted Sep 21st 2010, 12:00am by Markus Shaw

    ... Markus Shaw Here's a direct question for the chief executive: 'Do you agree that air pollution is a serious public health issue?' If the answer is 'yes', then why has the Food and Health Bureau been silent on the issue? If the answer is 'no', then please explain why you think that over 6 million doctor visits a year for ailments related to air ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/725363/hks-disconnect-health-and-air-policy

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