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  1. Woman 'felt indebted to superior who abused her'

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... was found in a Sha Tin hotel on October 27, 2010. Antipsychotic drugs were found on the bed. Ma said Wong sought her advice about whether events in a cinema involving 'a friend' could ...

  2. Who said it?

    Posted Sep 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... crossing swim in the 1960s When you make a call, the drug will be delivered at your door Cheung Kin-leung, Action Committee Against Narcotics, on the rise of cocaine abuse in Hong Kong ...

  3. End of the line

    Posted Mar 18th 2008, 12:00am

    ... But this abuse didn't take place on the mainland. The two women live in France. Their plight is outlined in a report compiled by the Geneva-based International Labour Organisation to highlight ... and abuse from the smugglers. 'They have this colossal debt and they have to work incredibly hard to pay it off and sometimes their family is threatened back home if they don't pay,' ...

  4. Way of the wolf

    Posted Apr 20th 2008, 12:00am by Antonella Gambotto-burke

    ... who, in increments and fuelled by stupefying drug and alcohol abuse, became a criminal, only to lose everything- his family, his youth, hundreds of millions of dollars and superficial ... you do. And then it all seems normal. And that's how I used to make sense of my life.' The drug abuse Belfort describes in The Wolf of Wall Street is dizzying, suicidal and insane. ...

  5. Decent wages can help to build a more harmonious society

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... metropolis offering quality life'. When low-paid workers cannot even make ends meet, various social problems ensue- domestic tragedies, youth problems, drug and alcohol abuse, and so on. ...

  6. Huge budget surplus may lead to more tax relief

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... for Justice Wong Yan-lung said he would lead a cross-departmental committee to fight drug abuse by youths. The committee, which would hold its first meeting at the end of this month, will review ...

  7. A wake-up call

    Posted Jan 21st 2008, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... specifically targeting the 1.6 million workers in the call centre industry. 'Teenagers straight out of school and college, looking to make a fast buck, are collapsing in front ... to make telemarketing calls to Britain from a centre in Noida, just outside the Indian capital. She said a good call was having someone slam down the phone. A bad call was swearing and abuse ...

  8. Tens of millions stolen through identity theft

    Posted Oct 28th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... said while customers should always be wary of phone calls asking for the transfer of money, banks could help by introducing better security for opening accounts. Gangs often paid money to drug addicts or teenagers to use their details to open bank accounts, he said. Police have already passed some recommendations to the Hong Kong Association of Banks. These include a 'cooling ...

  9. Little public support for sharp rise in medical fees

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan The public opposes the Hospital Authority's controversial plans to cut the government's cost and deter abuse by dramatically raising public hospital fees this year, ... followed by a cut in the number of special drugs offered (23 per cent) and the increase in the accident and emergency service fee (17 per cent). ...

  10. Mutual benefits arise from striking a balance

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... and a reduced risk of alcohol and drug abuse. Incorporating these policies can also reduce absenteeism and staff turnover, and lead to increased co-operation between employees and a reduction ...




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