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  1. 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 ... as a vice-minister in 2003 with the arrival of the Sars epidemic. The second was the 63-year-old's demotion to a similar position yesterday. Before 2003, the economist had spent more than two decades ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Drugs watchdog chief facing probe

    Posted Jan 01st 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Friday over the disciplinary measures being taken against his predecessor. Mr Zheng's fall from grace is the latest in a string of scandals in which high-ranking mainland officials, ...

  4. '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 ...

  5. Shortage of organs spurs call for donors

    Posted Apr 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'With the introduction of the regulations, we hope the public will better understand the [organ transplant] issue. We will publicise the issue to raise people's awareness,' he said. He ... transplants for more than 20 years and ranks second in the number of transplants in the world. But human rights groups doubt that organs from prisoners, a main source of organs, are extracted ...

  6. 'I fully accepted responsibility'

    Posted Mar 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the hearing that I had the ultimate accountability for the health work done in Hong Kong and I did my best to provide that political commitment and leadership in tackling the problem. ... work remains with me and that I continued to carry my political responsibility. The director of health is the public health adviser to the government and responsible for public health in Hong ...

  7. State body seeks probe into drugs safety chief

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... acts', 'caused great harm to the people's health' and 'greatly damaged the reputation of the party and the government'. 'The meeting has ordered a thorough ... to help companies get around drug approval standards. 'Zheng's case is a serious case of negligence of duty and taking advantage of his position to make a profit for himself,' China ...

  8. A forceful response to all threats- except for Aids

    Posted Aug 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into the general population. That possibility increases as Asians embrace less conservative values, with more young people having casual sex. China had 650,000 living with HIV/Aids last year, according ... at the provincial and local levels. Finding political will to battle Aids is a concern in most of Asia. Yet governments are easily capable of the required action, as the decisive responses to the tsunami, ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Death prompts the authorities to recall dangerous antibiotic

    Posted Aug 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with the medication. A six-year-old girl from Harbin, Heilongjiang, died in July after being injected with the drug, the People's Daily reported. The SFDA received a report on July 27 that 14 people in Qinghai had health problems after taking Huayuan's CPG injection. The other cases emerged later. The company is based in Fuyang, in Anhui province, and is owned by the government-backed China ...




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