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  1. Courageous voices should be encouraged

    Posted May 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... out of Wan and similar civic-minded people is damaging to the nation's development. Decades of government inattention to health care means that the public sector has dilapidated medical ... the death toll from what became a global crisis would most likely have been far worse. The central government has unveiled health care reforms, but they don't address the need for impartial ...

  2. Challenges come thick and fast for chief of Ogilvy PR

    Posted Apr 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the mainland market, Dahllof said Ogilvy will build a stronger health-care practice to accommodate an ageing society; set up a social marketing practice to help direct change as the government ... more attention to health-care products and services. Social market campaigns and other means of communication should follow the theme. The other trend to follow closely is luxury goods ...

  3. ICAC probe into former medical school boss

    Posted Jan 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... received public donations and sponsorship. It organises training for health care workers. A university spokesman and an ICAC spokeswoman declined to comment on the matter yesterday. In September ...

  4. Universities should rethink medical bill plan, says ICAC chief

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the Hong Kong University Council on January 2008, which included setting up guidelines on waivers. Qualifying waiver situations listed included health care professionals and their immediate family ... The independent auditor found three major weaknesses in the private patient billing system at public hospitals: incomplete billing cycles, poor fees and charging policies and practices, and unclear ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Aug 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and a personal health care fund would be preferred by many better-off residents, the Institute of Financial Planners said. It proposes a 3 to 5 per cent contribution to a personal health fund split ... World China Land, amid increasing concerns that his joining the private sector 30 months after retiring would involve a conflict of interest. Federation of Trade Unions Legco hopeful Wong ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Jul 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that is being offered to mental patients in Hong Kong. There is a lack of manpower in the mental health care field and this can sometimes make it difficult to predict the behaviour of a patient. We do ... international standards by taking responsibility, as owners and operators, to actively prevent their customers from smoking within the confines of their bars and restaurants and in all public areas ...

  7. HKU looks to boost status on mainland

    Posted Feb 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... 'extension' in five years. It will also run a new 2,000-bed hospital in Shenzhen, the biggest in the city, as a pilot project under national health care reforms. Staff and students will be consulted ... on the mainland,' Tsui said in an interview with the South China Morning Post. The Hong Kong education system should serve as 'a layer of bricks on top of the human resources training pyramid' ...

  8. Despite pressures, activist perseveres

    Posted May 10th 2010, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... that aims to promote Aids awareness, advocate policy reforms and ensure that vulnerable communities have access to health care and legal protection. In 2008 Wan and the Aizhixing Institute helped ... voice and has extensive networks with grass-roots NGOs- all of which make the government uneasy. 'I think it's their political fear. We were suing public hospitals and were receiving ...

  9. History-makers Part 4: Nelson Mandela

    Posted Sep 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Ellen Whyte

    ... At that time in South Africa, the sort of education, health care and other opportunities you had depended on your race. This system was called apartheid. Mandela and many others objected to apartheid. ... anyway. And when the Springboks won, he presented the white captain of the team with the cup. This private/public gesture of friendship was the first big step to reconciliation. Apartheid Find ...

  10. Perfect credentials for the job, if it wasn't for Ao scandal

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... the best educated of Macau officials. He holds a bachelor's degree in city hygiene administration from California State University, a master's degree in health care administration and a PhD in public hygiene from Oklahoma State University. Dr Chui served as a Macau legislator from 1992 to 1995 and was appointed the secretary for social and cultural affairs in 1999. He has ...




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