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  1. Talk of angels revives old demons

    Posted Sep 19th 2009, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... the Koran and called for a 'new beginning between the United States and Muslims', and his address last week to the US Congress on the necessity of health care reform are among the finest ... to whom the US owes trillions of dollars. But the president's most telling failure is to achieve Kennedy's cherished dream and his own key election promise- health care reforms. ...

  2. Slim hopes for latest plan to jump-start Japan's economy

    Posted Jul 19th 2010, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... heavily on boosting the environmental, health care and tourism sectors as well liberalising intra-Asian trade. For example, the government hopes to create a 50 trillion yen environmental market ... Japan's health care sector open to private companies. On top of that, the government aims to increase the number of tourists visiting Japan to 25 million a year from six million in 2004, ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Mar 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Michael Moore's Sicko. That often hilarious film clearly showed the insanity surrounding the health care issue in the US. When Hillary Clinton was herself once involved in trying to craft the health care measure, the hateful partisanship (and misogyny) that erupted was equally 'sicko'. It is sad that too many Americans are so uninformed as to think that universal health care ...

  4. Nervous times for corporate giants in China

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... centre and Indonesia was emerging as a force in clothing and textiles, he said. Singapore was known for high quality IT outsourcing, with the health-care and pharmaceutical industry encouraged ... development. The health-care and pharmaceutical sectors had doubled their hiring plans since last year, from 33 per cent reporting growing workforces to 64 per cent. 'I get asked a lot whether ...

  5. Medvedev talks a test of Obama's mettle

    Posted Sep 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As if US President Barack Obama's battle to sell his health-care reforms to a sceptical public was not enough, he now faces another fight to combat fear and perception. The decision ... when Iran is scheduled to have talks with permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, including America, China and Russia. China and Russia have opposed tighter economic sanctions ...

  6. Reward public doctors to halt exodus, pioneer says

    Posted Jan 18th 2011, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... financial year to 6.8 per cent this financial year, a five-year high. Fan's recommendation comes as the government tries to reform health care to encourage more people to buy private medical ... Ella Lee A brain drain of surgeons is affecting the quality of care of public medicine in Hong Kong, says the city's father of liver transplants. To keep more doctors from leaving, ...

  7. Mr Wen's mission statement

    Posted Mar 15th 2004, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... social issues, Sars, the need for better comprehensive health care, and closing the widening gaps between China's coastal wealth and hinterland poverty. Rather than discussing planned ... 's market experiment. So Mr Wen's speech this month was a breath of fresh air for NPC delegates and China's general public alike. He very briefly mentioned Deng Xiaoping-theory ...

  8. Regional security the driving force behind 'campus diplomacy'

    Posted Apr 29th 2010, 12:00am by Joe Cochrane

    ... is an increasingly important Asian nation- but it is still struggling in such areas as education, health care, poverty reduction, security and business management. China has also had an at-times tumultuous ... vice-chairwoman of the Chinese studies centre at the University of Indonesia. 'And this is very much part of the Chinese public diplomacy effort.' As part of this campus diplomacy, China ...

  9. The protectors

    Posted Oct 27th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... homes, residents of institutions for the disabled, chronically ill people in public hospitals, public clinic patients over 65 or on welfare, poultry workers, and health-care workers ... online to inform health-care workers and the general public about the latest infectious disease trends. The centre is also developing a computer system to collate information collected from ...

  10. Pushing back the boundaries

    Posted Nov 06th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... be applied to scientific, engineering and health care enterprises. At universities and in industries worldwide the buzz word is 'nanotechnology', used to describe something miniscule- ... place to develop the health care industry related to the use of both western and Chinese medicines. Analytical skills are also essential for quality assurance for the manufacturing of health ...




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