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  1. Business - Money

    Chart of the day: Stress-testing mainland insurers

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 12:23am by NICK EDWARDS

    ... Nick Edwards Chart of the day: Stress-testinginsurers Fears of rising mainland default risks have set investors scrutinising the exposure of insurers to "non-standard" and growth-levered assets- those potentially most susceptible to losses if the credit bubble bursts. But analysis by Macquarie Bank pinpoints traditional assets as the real danger for insurer enterprise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1557729/chart-day-stress-testing-mainland-insurers
  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education - CLASS ACTION

    Kindergarten interviews can be as stressful for parents as for children

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 09:21am by JESSICA OGILVY STUART

    ... can cause an inordinate amount of stress to parents, and it is vital that your concerns are not transmitted to your son. When I speak to schools and kindergartens, they explain ... and create the expectation that through participation, your son will produce something which is praiseworthy. Interviews can be stressful for shy children. Gently encourage your son to communicate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1554109/kindergarten-interviews-can-be-stressful-parents-children
  3. News - World - SECURITY

    United States Secretary of State John Kerry stresses ties with Germany amid spying row

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:19am by AFP

    ... Associated Press in Berlin Kerry stresses German ties Secretary of State John Kerry, standing alongside Germany's foreign minister, yesterday stressed the strategic importance of relations between the two countries, which have been battered by new allegations of US spying on Berlin. "Let me emphasise the relationship between the United States and Germany is a strategic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1553433/united-states-secretary-state-john-kerry-stresses-ties-germany-amid
  4. Business - Money

    Head of Tongling Nonferrous Metals commits suicide from 'work stress'

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 01:08am by Reuters

    ... due to immense work-related stress and long-term insomnia," the company said in a separate statement. His death comes after a number of high-profile suspected suicides of executives from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1540540/head-tongling-nonferrous-metals-commits-suicide
  5. News - World - FRANCE

    How chronic stress causes heart attacks: white blood cells attack host, study shows

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 09:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris How stress may trigger heart attacks Scientists say they may have unravelled how chronic stress leads to heart attack and stroke: triggering overproduction ... they can be harmful", said Matthias Nahrendorf of the Harvard Medical School in Boston, co-author of the study. Doctors have long known that chronic stress leads to cardiovascular disease, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1539044/how-chronic-stress-causes-heart-attacks-white-blood-cells-attack-host
  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Academic stress starts early, study reveals

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 03:10am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Children are feeling the pressure even before primary school, parents admit Academic stress starts early, study reveals Children are stressed out by academic ... was keener than in their childhood. About 17 per cent had thought about moving the family overseas or sending their children to international schools, or arranged to do so, because of the stresses ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1523993/academic-stress-starts-early-study-reveals
  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Stress and depression can bring on irritable bowel syndrome

    Posted May 27th 2014, 10:26am by DR RAY NG

    ... but also has unintentional weight loss, investigation is needed to eliminate bowel cancer. IBS is particularly common at times of stress or depression. This is because during prolonged periods ... Studies have also shown that stress alters brain-gut interactions and induces the intestinal inflammation that leads to chronic belly pain, loss of appetite and diarrhoea. Some individuals may ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1518797/stress-and-depression-can-bring-irritable-bowel-syndrome
  8. News - Asia

    Malaysian PM Najib Razak stresses China ties despite Asian rows

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 11:38am

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has distanced himself from growing territorial conflicts in Asia, saying they should not jeopardise the “strategic importance” of his country’s ties with Beijing. “We must look at the big ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1517759/malaysian-pm-najib-razak-stresses-china-ties-despite-asian-rows
  9. Sport - Racing

    Wave of arsenic readings 'extremely stressful', says trainer David Hall

    Posted May 21st 2014, 05:13pm by Alan Aitken

    ... vented frustration at a fresh wave of high arsenic readings that led to his four horses being withdrawn from the Happy Valley meeting, saying the continuing episode is “extremely stressful”. Gold ... to normal David Hall “This is extremely stressful, not because I’ve done anything wrong but because I’ve got all my owners ringing up and asking questions and I have to explain it to them all,” Hall ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1517272/david-halls-horses-hit-again-elevated-arsenic-readings
  10. MBS stresses importance of social responsibility

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:20pm

    ... studies in the areas of gender and diversity, stress and well-being, as well as dignity at work, bullying and harassment. Its Sustainable Consumption Institute is a recognised centre of excellence ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1513429/mbs-stresses-importance-social-responsibility

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