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  1. Surprised tourists treated to state banquet in Beijing

    Posted Jul 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Japan, South Korea and southeast Asia to drum up support for local tourism, the People's Daily reported. ... as a gesture of thanks for returning to the mainland so soon after Sars had passed. It said 396 visitors had come from Hong Kong, 110 from South Korea and 33 from Australia. Tourism ground to a halt ...

  2. Letters

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the past half century China has made great achievements in basic science and technological innovation. Our country's great achievements in those fields will have positive and far-reaching ... This must change. The democratisation of Chinese politics can be put off no longer. If China wants to be a genuinely civilised country, our leaders must work harder at human rights protection. ...

  3. talk back

    Posted Jul 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a helping hand. Need me to prove my point more directly? Readers, please evaluate this ... how many 18-year-olds do you know who read the South China Morning Post and write in to talkback to express ... with eight years of experience at home and abroad, yet I am not allowed to practise in this city. My credentials are accepted in almost every country in the world except Hong Kong. After two years ...

  4. News - World - MEDICINE

    Super-strength drug-resistant TB spreading across globe

    Posted Aug 31st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... The study, which covered Estonia, Latvia, Peru, the Philippines, Russia, South Africa, South Korea and Thailand, found a 6.7 per cent rate for an even more fatal form of resistance called XDR ... died. Co-infection with the disease causes about a quarter of all deaths among people with HIV. "So far, XDR TB has been reported in 77 countries worldwide, but exact prevalence remains ...

  5. This week we test: BB cream

    Posted Aug 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zoe Mak BB cream was initially called blemish balm, and is a hugely popular product in Korea. Usually offering at least two functions, it's the perfect touch-up tool for anyone in search of light summer makeup. Dr G Hydra Intensive BB Cream SPF 30 PA++ (HK$232) Combining the effects of a moisturiser and make-up base, a small amount covers the whole face, and helps to hold ...

  6. Health Department warns about rise of infectious diseases in South-East Asia

    Posted Jul 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 10,000 cases of dengue fever had been reported in Thailand and Indonesia in the first half of the year. Fifty-five people had died. Some 5,000 dengue fever cases have also been recorded in Singapore and the Philippines. About 70 people had died in these two countries. A senior health officer with the department, Henry Kong Wing-ming, on Thursday urged travellers to be vigilant about ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health - DIET BLACK TEA

    Black tea may lower risk of diabetes

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... journal BMJ Open suggests that black is, well, the new black. Researchers conducted a mathematical analysis of data from 50 countries across six continents and found that the prevalence of type 2 diabetes is low in countries where consumption of black tea is high. The fermentation process that turns green tea black induces a range of complex flavonoids, including theaflavins ...

  8. Pessimism overdone - with hindsight

    Posted Jan 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson Projections in 2002 for the performance of the Hang Seng Index in 2003 all undershot the actual outcome, and this was even before Sars set its gloomy mark on events. The average forecast by the 10 analysts and fund managers polled by the South China Morning Post in 2002 was for the Hang Seng Index to finish 2003 at 11,380, roughly 1,195 points or 9.5 per cent ...

  9. A force for well-being

    Posted Jul 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that counteract stress. 'Pycnogenol mops up all kinds of free radicals before they cause any damage by oxidative stress,' Mr Li says, noting that the product has been in use in the south ...

  10. Beijing parks hope to draw a million people to free shows

    Posted Jul 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The weekend's events will include a tournament for 100 badminton teams in Haidian, one of the districts hit hardest by Sars. An English-speaking forum will be held in south Beijing and Chaoyang Park ...




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