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  1. Superstition eases the load

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in January. Hospital chief executive Luk Che-chung said it was taboo for pregnant Chinese women to be near any works or renovation. 'Before we started the project in December, our maternity wards ...

  2. Lau shrugs off baby talk

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... Lee Wing-sze Actress Carina Lau Ka-ling says she has no plans to have a child despite reports in the Chinese press recently. Lau made the comments at the opening of a mobile phone brand's flagship store this week. Earlier this month, a local Chinese newspaper reported that Lau was visiting a women's clinic, speculating that the actress might be pregnant. Lau (right) ...


    Posted Apr 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... sharp, stylised colour in favour of an austere, realistic look at the Chinese peasantry. Gong plays a pregnant woman struggling through layers of bureaucracy to get compensation for her husband, ...

  4. New law backs up Chinese medicine

    Posted Dec 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... practitioners and insurance companies because Chinese medicine practitioners often lack scientific data to support a diagnosis. 'We feel the pulse to diagnose if a woman is pregnant while ... Lilian Goh 5,300 registered traditional health practitioners can now sign sick notes for their patients Yesterday, for the first time in Hong Kong, practitioners of traditional Chinese ...

  5. sound bites

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's about a French lady, a Chinese maid and a traditional mother being betrayed by their destinies. 'Isabeau, the French lady, has fallen in love with an open-minded Chinese man, but their relationship is destroyed by his mother and his maid, who is deeply in love with him. The man dies in an accident and Isabeau, who is pregnant with his child, takes the blame. The maid takes the baby. ...

  6. Pregnant Davenport pulls out of Challenge

    Posted Dec 15th 2006, 12:00am by Noel Prentice

    ... is pregnant and the bad news is she won't be coming to your tournament. The doctor told her she cannot play.' The 30-year-old Davenport told ESPN.com she had 'no plans to play ... and includes defending champion Kim Clijsters of Belgium, Russians Svetlana Kuznetsova and Elena Dementieva, Czech Nicole Vaidisova and Chinese stars Zheng Jie and Yan Zi. 'There are tournaments ...

  7. The agony of exodus

    Posted Oct 26th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... returning to her Chinese husband, but losing most of her toes to frostbite. Although pregnant, she lacks Chinese ID papers, which her farmer husband cannot afford. Some brokers turn out to be human ... wire fence was built along the border this summer and signs in the northeast region warn Chinese against aiding North Koreans. Ironically, refugee flows were once in the opposite direction. ...

  8. FYI: Are Hong Kong's snakes the slippery characters they seem?

    Posted Jun 04th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... into hoops and roll down hills, milk cows and hypnotise prey. In Chinese culture, snakes symbolise ying (female) characteristics, so when a pregnant woman dreams of a snake, it's popularly believed she will give birth to a girl. Snakes are also believed to be guardians of treasure and feature prominently in Chinese folklore as grateful creatures that always repay kindness or favours. ...

  9. Workers at toy factory arrested after 3-day riot

    Posted Jul 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a cut.' 'Even a pregnant woman can only have a mantou [Chinese bun] for breakfast. I felt dizzy all the time,' said a female worker who had just quit the job. The workers said they had ... their food and beverage money and said many workers, including pregnant women, had to go to work hungry. 'The Hong Kong company deducts 200 yuan from our salary each month for food ...

  10. The hordes at our gate

    Posted Dec 04th 2006, 12:00am by Regina Ip

    ... Chinese citizen born in Hong Kong had the right of abode in the city. Since then, the occasional drama of pregnant mainland women gatecrashing local hospitals has become a daily occurrence. ... Regina Ip Hong Kong is faced with an uncontrollable number of mainland babies smashing down our door. Hordes of pregnant women from mainland China giving birth to children in Hong Kong ...




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