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  1. News - World - IRAN

    Hospitals struggle with crowds after quakes kill 250 in Iran

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Dubai Medical units struggle to cope after tremors rock villages, leaving 250 dead and thousands affected Quake victims crowd hospitals Overcrowded hospitals in northwest Iran ... Varzaghan and Harees, near the major city of Tabriz, Iranian media reported. Many villages are hard to reach by road, hindering rescue efforts. Hospitals in Tabriz, Ardabil and other cities nearby ...

  2. Peak residents' traffic worries over hospital

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joanna Chiu joanna.chiu@scmp.com Victoria Peak residents are petitioning the government to make sure the expansion of a private hospital near their homes does not cause traffic jams. But the Transport Department says it does not expect any such problems arising from the work at Canossa Hospital, even though its only access for both entry and exit is from the steep, narrow two-way Old ...

  3. Comment

    Letters Question, August 13, 2012

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Cut-price help. Should the health minister increase the HK$100 fee for emergency ward consultations in public hospitals in an effort to deter people who do not require emergency treatment and thereby cut waiting time? ...

  4. Lifestyle

    Easy does it: A look inside Beijing Design Week

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Annie Gotterson

    ... Annie Gotterson lifestyle@scmp.com Beijing Design Week will focus on how to make China's cities sustainable and people friendly, saysAnnie Gotterson Where the living is easy International architects and urban planners are gathering today for the open ...

  5. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    UN climate report will not sway US deniers, experts says

    Posted Sep 21st 2013, 06:17pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... of the scientists’ opinion stands,” said Alden Meyer of the Union of Concerned Scientists. “But I don’t think it will change the mind of the hard core deniers.” Meyer added: “We don’t call them sceptics, ...

  6. News - World - AVIATION

    Beijing applauds EU freeze on aviation carbon tax

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... at EU's carbon tax freeze China, along with the aviation industry, has applauded the European Union's suspension of its carbon tax for one year on flights to and from non-EU countries. ... by the European commissioner for climate action suspending the inclusion of international aviation in the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme. This "recognises the progress that has been made ...

  7. News - China - ZHEJIANG

    Wenzhou policeman gets sick saving girl from polluted river

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 04:49pm by Ernest Kao

    ... was to blame. Zhang Guangcong, carried a 14-year-old girl out of a Wenzhou city river on Friday so she could be taken to hospital, where she is now in stable condition. Media reports said she had ... to the Third People’s Hospital a day later where doctors diagnosed him as having a severe infection of the lungs, most likely contracted from the bacteria-infested river. Zhang, nicknamed “Muscles ...

  8. Canossa Hospital fined for hatchet job on banyan tree

    Posted Aug 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Canossa Hospital in Mid-Levels has been ordered by the Lands Department to pay a HK$200,000 fine for unauthorised pruning of a tree obstructing construction of a new extension. In addition to the fine, the hospital has to pay a HK$39,100 administration fee for what the department said was 'retrospective consent' for the excessive pruning of a Chinese ...

  9. Hospital serves up meatless Mondays for environmental health

    Posted Jul 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a third of worldwide greenhouse gas emissions. Since April 26, Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital has been offering a 'Meatless Monday Programme' providing a 'low-carbon ... the concept of low-carbon eating in Hong Kong people who usually have no idea of the relation between their diet and the environment,' Clara Pi Lee Ming, the hospital's food services ...

  10. Business - Companies

    Carmakers exaggerating fuel efficiency, study shows

    Posted May 28th 2013, 02:13pm

    ... Nations is leading a worldwide effort to update test procedures that date from the 1980s. In parallel, the European Union is working on how to tighten EU law on vehicle testing and also to enforce a 2020 emissions goal of 95 grams of CO2 per kilometre (g/km) across the European Union. Legislators in the European Parliament have said a tougher testing procedure should be introduced by 2017, ...




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