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  1. News - China - MEDIA

    Unusual commentary on accidents 'reflects party's lack of confidence'

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... said. "In the worst-case scenario, the government's failure to minimise deadly man-made accidents will mean that it loses the people's trust, which may prove to be the biggest ... critical opinions do make it to print, Zhan said. "State media, such as Xinhua and the People's Daily , have become more liberal recently. Various opinions can be expressed as long ...

  2. Media dares to get tough with Railways Ministry

    Posted Jul 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of corruption. 'The ministry serves political achievements, not people's livelihoods,' said Liu Junning, a political analyst in Beijing who runs his own microblog. 'It should have ... the reasons behind Liu's call. 'Such an industry ministry is no longer needed,' it said. 'It wastes people's money and doesn't respect lives.' Following ...

  3. Sweeping food-safety law needed: watchdog

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... sesame oil to the overuse of pesticides, the State Food and Drug Administration director says. Speaking on the sidelines of the National People's Congress yesterday, Zheng Xiaoyu said better organisation among government departments and new laws were needed to tackle China's food safety problem. 'Different departments have many regulations. They have their professional ...

  4. Slow down for the sake of people's safety

    Posted Sep 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... of development before the China Railway High-speed (CRH) rail system was launched in 2007. China's high-speed trains can travel at more than 350 km/h. After almost half a century of operation, ... safety' approach needs to be controlled. A mainland blogger put it well: 'China, please slow your flying pace, and wait for your soul, morality and conscience [to catch up]!' ...

  5. Media best bet to ensure truth is told

    Posted Aug 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... policies. Indeed, many leading state media organs used the accident to question a growth model that puts development before public safety. Even the People's Daily said on its front page last ... the breakneck pace of economic growth, the mainland authorities have apparently had enough. Propaganda officials reportedly ordered editors of both the traditional and new media on Friday ...

  6. Press points finger at greedy and callous railways officials

    Posted Jul 31st 2011, 12:00am

    ... as People's Daily itself explained. 'China wants development. But it wants no blood-stained GDP,' it said. 'Let us all start work on a society-wide campaign to improve work ... evasiveness and callousness. An unprecedented choice of words appeared in an editorial of the People's Daily, regarded as the mouthpiece of the Communist Party. It was a phrase that had been ...

  7. Police team will visit Japan to work on tainted dumplings case

    Posted Mar 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the National People's Congress. 'I personally believe that this new discovery will have a positive impact on the in-depth investigation of the dumpling poisoning case.' It was not known ... the invitation when he met the Ministry of Public Security's criminal investigation department head, Du Hangwei, on Tuesday, according to Mr Li. 'China's police have also extended ...

  8. Mainland joins food safety pact

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... People's Congress Standing Committee. Mr Li said Beijing had yet to decide if it would set up a centralised body to supervise safety instead of having bodies share responsibilities. Both Mr Li ... solutions for a multi-departmental regulatory mechanism for a few years. 'It has been a problem in China, where you have a very separated system ... which is the same problem you have had ...

  9. Tragedy puts newspaper on the spot

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Even as state media was updating the death toll from the fatal bridge collapse in Hunan province , readers of China Daily saw the front-page headline: 'Thousands of unsafe bridges to be fixed.' Was it simply tragic irony? Or an attempt at a pre-emptive propaganda strike against bad news to come? Regardless, it could be embarrassing for the central government's ...

  10. Restaurant injuries raise concerns

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy Tired cooks and waiters are more likely to get hurt, according to union officials Nearly half of the industrial accidents in Hong Kong happen to cooks and waiters, with union officials blaming the accidents on overwork and severe staff shortages ...




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