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  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Russia extends scrutiny of McDonald’s after closing four branches in Moscow

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 07:24pm

    ... Reuters in Moscow Food safety watchdog to check outlets across Russia citing complaints about quality and safety Russia ramped up its scrutiny of McDonald’s restaurants on Thursday, as the state food safety watchdog began unscheduled checks in several Russian regions, a day after four branches in Moscow were closed by the same agency. The food safety agency cited breaches ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SAFETY

    Last chance to have your say on fire-safety policy in New Territories

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:23am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com Have your say on village fire danger Fire-safety campaigners are urging people to take their final chance to stand up for safety in the New Territories before a watchdog's consultation ends. The Office of the Ombudsman launched an investigation a month ago after complaints about access for emergency vehicles being blocked and fire safety equipment being ...

  3. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan's nuclear safety regulator accused of ignoring risk from volcanoes

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 10:17pm by Reuters

    ... and terrorist attacks. But as Japan's nuclear safety regulator prepares to rule on whether the first of the country's 48 idled reactors is ready to be come back online, the post-Fukushima ... on the last hurdle for restarting nuclear plants- the opinion of local residents- at a time when the costs of keeping reactors shut are mounting. Critics say the NRA safety review overestimates ...

  4. Business - Companies - CARS

    GM's top brass spared as carmaker sacks 15 after report on safety scandal

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 11:50am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Warren, Michigan Ignition switch fault that led to at least 13 deaths ignored for 11 years until recall in February Top GM executives spared in safety probe General Motors issued a report on Thursday detailing how for 11 years it turned a blind eye to an ignition-switch problem linked to at least 13 deaths. The carmaker largely pinned the blame on what the report ...

  5. News - China

    Heinz pulls baby food from shelves in China after discovery of lead

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 09:46am

    ... safety regulators in eastern Zhejiang province said on Friday that they had found "excessive amounts of lead" in the company’s AD Calcium Hi-Protein Cereal. Heinz said it is recalling ... to food quality and safety". Chinese consumers are highly sensitive to safety concerns relating to infant products after a 2008 scandal involving melamine-contaminated baby milk powder. ...

  6. News - China - POLICE

    Five injured as gun goes off at kindergarten’s police safety talk

    Posted May 29th 2014, 07:18pm by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Accidental shooting hurts five at kindergarten What was meant to be a fun safety talk at a kindergarten in Henan province ended in chaos yesterday after a policeman's gun went off, injuring a child and four parents. The policeman, who was at the kindergarten with a colleague ahead of Children's Day, took out his pistol and tested it to satisfy ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2014

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:41am by LETTERS

    ... Urgent update of work safety laws required I agree with those who argue that the government should carry out an extensive review of work safety laws. They are clearly outdated and need to be overhauled. The Occupational Safety and Health Ordinance is no longer effective. It has not been updated for more than 10 years, which means that the legislation is not keeping up with the demands ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - JUNE 4

    Follow the tiger: How one man led Chinese dissidents to safety in Hong Kong

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:31am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Chinese dissidents, helping them get asylum at consulates and find safety in Hong Kong. Back in 1992, Tiger arrived in Chengdu alone, not long after he received the message that Gao wanted ... They even monitored the safety of dissidents in a safe house in Sai Kung. Twenty-five years later, Tiger is still an ordinary businessman. "No regrets at all," he said. ...

  9. News - China - AVIATION

    Chinese air traffic controllers fall asleep and force jet to delay landing

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 05:52pm by AFP

    ... about airline safety. The Boeing 737 was preparing to land at Wuhan airport in central China but had no response from the air traffic control tower for 12 minutes, reports said. Contact ... Nanchang to Nanning somehow overshot its target- the runway- and landed on a nearby taxiway instead.  No one was hurt in either incident, which were deemed minor, but safety concerns were raised ...

  10. News - World

    Turkish mine company defends safety record as Soma death toll reaches 284

    Posted May 17th 2014, 12:17am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Soma, Turkey Turkish mine company defends safety record A mining company defended its safety record yesterday, four days after at least 284 people died ... who marched through Istanbul. Responding to the public outcry, Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said yesterday that anyone found to have been negligent about safety at the mine can expect ...




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