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  1. Face Magic Haven

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jing Zhang jing.zhang@scmp.com On your first visit to the Face Magic Haven (FMH) Medi-Spa, a visual skin analysis is done to check its condition from different angles. Computerised ... splashing out on for holidays, weddings or other special occasions. The Silk Peel Dermal Infusion and Red Carpet Mask costs HK$3,180 and lasts 75 minutes Face Magic Haven (FMH) is at 30/F ...

  2. Come sail away

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI Young sailors are invited to take part in next month's 24-Hour Charity Dinghy Race organised by the Hebe Haven Yacht Club in Sai Kung. The club hopes to raise at least $500,000 for the Children's Cancer Foundation through the event, which starts on May 1. 'We anticipate something in the region of 30 dinghies competing, comprised of a mix of youth ...

  3. News - World

    Overweight children ‘to be new norm in Europe’

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 06:14pm

    ... the eating of fruit and vegetables in schools, improving the nutritional quality of school lunches, controlling advertising and imposing taxes on some foods, alongside initiatives to encourage more ...

  4. Betty Ford Centre provides haven for the rich and famous

    Posted Aug 08th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney If Amina Mariam Bokhary does walk through the doors of Betty Ford Centre in Rancho Mirage, California, she will be following in the footsteps of many of the rich and famous who struggled to keep their demons at bay. Under the terms of her prob ...

  5. Low costs and no waiting makes India a health-care haven

    Posted Jul 27th 2003, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Living up to its reputation as a country of extremes - of the fabulously rich and hopelessly poor, of cutting edge technology and illiterate masses - India is now a health destination for people around the world, despite being known for dirt and disease. ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Li Keqiang wants tax breaks for NGOs specialising in Aids/HIV work

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... of Finance to arrange a pilot programme that would give tax breaks to NGOs specialising in HIV/Aids prevention, as part of the government's attempt to reach out to grass-roots groups to help ... officials in the inter-ministerial meeting to explore setting up an Aids-prevention fund, buying NGOs services as well as offering tax breaks and even exemption to NGOs. The high-level meeting came ...

  7. News - World - TOBACCO

    Russia plans to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes

    Posted Oct 18th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Moscow

    ... Reuters in Moscow A bill aims to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes in a country where 400,000 people die each year of smoking-related causes Russia targets smokers amid health crisis Russia is cracking down on smoking with a bill to ban tobacco advertising and raise taxes on cigarettes to help tackle a public health crisis in the world's second largest ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Doctors urge C.Y. Leung to move on medical insurance tax incentives

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Patsy Moy patsy.moy@scmp.com Leading doctors tell Leung Chun-ying the move should kick-start reforms to health financing Medics call for insurance tax incentives Calls are mounting for the government to give tax incentives to those buying medical insurance, in order to kick-start long-delayed health financing reforms. It was one of several issues raised by 30 leading doctors, including ...

  9. Should Hong Kong impose a tax on saturated fats like Denmark?

    Posted Oct 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Denmark's government imposed a new tax on foods with a high saturated fat content. The products that contain more than 2.6 per cent of saturated fat have had their prices increased. The reason for imposing the tax is obvious: to encourage Danish people to cut back on their consumption of unhealthy food items. The idea is that if unhealthy foods are more expensive, people will reduce ...

  10. Put tobacco tax to work in health promotion

    Posted Apr 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lee Shiu-hung All along, Hong Kong has taken a multi-pronged approach to tobacco control. The measures include tobacco taxes, legislation under the Smoking (Public Health) Ordinance, ... the dangers of tobacco; enforcement of bans on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship; and increases in taxes on tobacco. In terms of tobacco taxation, the experience in Hong Kong shows ...




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