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  1. Out of Africa: pioneer treats HIV with traditional medicine

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by it and convinced that this was to be my lifelong career. How did you start treating HIV/Aids with TCM? The story has to start with one of our aid programmes in Tanzania. Back in the 1960s, many Chinese went to help build the famous railway from Tanzania to Zambia. They also brought TCM with them and it became sought after among Tanzanian people. That's why, when the Aids epidemic became ...

  2. Customs foil ivory and turtle smuggling attempt

    Posted May 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 7.00pm: Customs officers on Monday afternoon foiled an attempt to smuggle 503 kilograms of ivory tusks and 556 kilograms of sea turtle scales into Hong Kong. A spokesman said on Tuesday the seized goods were worth about $700,000. The consignment, originating from Tanzania, was shipped to Hong Kong via Singapore in a 20-foot container. It was declared ...

  3. Hard times call for strong ties, Hu tells Africa

    Posted Feb 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'We know full well the difficulties we face at home; we are also keenly aware of the difficulties faced by our African friends,' he was quoted by Xinhua as saying in Tanzania ... said the amount of assistance to Africa accounted for a smaller percentage of China's GDP than the money Beijing spent on building a railway in Tanzania in the 1970s. 'Based ...

  4. Hong Kong player profiles

    Posted Nov 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... performances at the World Cricket League Division 4 tournament in Tanzania. Nadeem Ahmed Name on shirt: NAD Born: 1987 Major teams: Hong Kong, LSW, Islanders Style: Left arm finger spinner and right ... shoulders, Butt was the highest run getter at the World Cricket League Division 4 tournament in Tanzania. Phil Pemberton Name on shirt: PEMBO Born: 1981 Major teams: HKCC Scorpions, HKCC Witherers ...

  5. Biggest ivory seizure in a decade

    Posted Oct 15th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Customs intercepts shipment estimated to be worth $2.7m Customs officers seized almost two tonnes of ivory estimated to be worth $2.7 million hidden in a container that arrived in Hong Kong by ship from Tanzania, Africa, via India and Indonesia. Two men and a woman were arrested in connection with the seizure - the biggest in a decade. Ryan Au Kin-chung, Customs' ...

  6. Window on the world

    Posted May 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Local adventurer encourages Chinese to travel, writes Robin Kwong Lee King-hin has been to more than 80 countries in six continents. He has visited the war-torn West Bank of Jerusalem, had altitude sickness on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, and survived a forest fire in southern Greece. As one of the few full-time Chinese travel writers in Hong Kong, he spends three ...

  7. Everything to play for and lots to gain

    Posted Jan 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... defeating the United Arab Emirates in the final. Runners-up in the ICC WCL Division Four tournament in Tanzania and qualify for Division Three again. 2009: ICC WCL Division Three tournament ...

  8. Lend a helping hand

    Posted Feb 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pianist urges teens to share what they have with the needy, writes Jessie Hui Young Envoys of the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) were urged by mainland pianist Lang Lang to share their fortunes with their less privileged counterparts. Lang, 22, the youngest Unicef Goodwill Ambassador, took part in his first field mission last August. He visited Tanzania, Africa, ...

  9. Let UN court render justice to Darfur

    Posted Feb 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... suspicions that the court will be used to subject Americans to politically motivated prosecutions. It would prefer Sudan's war criminals to be prosecuted by an ad hoc tribunal in Tanzania ...

  10. Wave of goodwill must remain long after Live 8

    Posted Jul 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... encourage more giving and produce happier results. As we report in our Live 8 coverage, Tanzania saw a huge jump in school enrolment when the government moved to abolish school fees after its ...




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