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  1. Alice Wu

    Posted Feb 08th 2010, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... The Boston Tea Party evokes not-so-fond memories of colonialism; it arose from the British empire's efforts- by granting special rights like trade monopolies and exemptions, and taxing British colonies- to bail out the British East India Company from financial trouble. The same company also had a monopoly on the production and export of Indian opium that was smuggled into China ...

  2. Just what the doctor ordered

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... British Columbia's Institute of Technology has developed the Manual Patient Lift to help caregivers lift and carry patients with minimal force on the spine. The device costs about half ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Weeping doctor paraded around hospital by angry mob after patient dies

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 05:07pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... in the crowd shouting, “This is the doctor who killed the patient”, the newspaper reported. The police were called to restore order, the city government said. Two people who took part ...

  4. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Rising from adversity: Timing was crucial in building Sandeep Sekhri's empire

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by Bernice Chan

    ... Bernice Chan Restaurateur thought his business was dead as Sars hit Hong Kong Rising from adversity Timing has played a crucial role in restaurateur Sandeep Sekhri's success. The managing director of Dining Concepts has established 19 restaurants in ...

  5. Vietnam: just what the doctor ordered

    Posted Jul 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kember, 48, a British architect based in Hong Kong for the past 15 years, had extensive work done at Westcoast. Two root canals, four crowns, three composite filling replacements, three wisdom ...

  6. A saintly nurse who changed the world

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to nursing. Birth Nightingale was born on May 12, 1820 in Florence, Italy. Her parents were British and very rich. She never married so she could devote herself fully to nursing the sick. She believed ... the Order of Merit from King Edward VII. Nightingale wrote 200 books, reports and papers on medicine and nursing. Illness and death Nightingale came back from the Crimean war with an illness. ...

  7. Monopolise drugs industry, tycoon says

    Posted Mar 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui and Priscilla Jiao The billionaire chairman of Hangzhou Wahaha built his fortune on running a beverage empire in a market economy. But when it comes to the pharmaceutical ... medicine and fill production orders based on needs, and that the government should verify the cost and set reasonable prices. 'The profits of pharmaceutical companies should be set at around ...

  8. Trusty volunteers offer what the doctor can't order

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Thousands of Queen Elizabeth Hospital patients in the past 20 years have benefited from the dedication of Uncle Wah-on. The retired boatman, full name Cheng Wah-on, has seldom missed a day as a volunteer- even in bad weath ...

  9. Facelift just what the doctor ordered

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com One of the city's oldest shophouses is set to receive its first visitors next week as a centre for traditional Chinese medicine under the auspices of Baptist University. Lui Seng Chun, a Sham Shui Po tenement built in 1931, was ...

  10. It's not what the doctor ordered

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a no-man's land, so there is no jurisdiction over orders and deliveries, and certainly no accountability if anything goes wrong. That said, Mui adds that there are numerous legitimate online ... issue with ordering medication online is that, unlike your doctor, the company has no interest in your well-being, and there is no on-going relationship. He urges buyers to keep this in mind ...




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