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  1. The tycoon who kept a childhood promise to help the poor

    Posted Nov 12th 2005, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... weather, water is the most precious resource in the region. Women used to have just one chance in their lifetime to take a bath- the day before they married. 'Each water tank costs only 200 ... and clean water. 'At that moment, I told myself that if I could become rich one day, I would give away rice to the poor and needy,' Mr Yeung says. Recalling the old days in the Kwun Tong ...

  2. Hospital complains of equipment shortages

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee A community public hospital in Wong Tai Sin has complained that a lack of resources and modern medical equipment has made it 'substandard' for a population of 430,000. ... of a community hospital it should give us the basic resources and equipment,' he said. 'We are now a substandard hospital in terms of medical equipment although our medical staff are all ...

  3. Flying doctors appeal to hikers to be better prepared

    Posted Feb 01st 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... but they get lost because of lack of preparation in studying the route. Some do not bring enough water and equipment,' said Dr Lau, who founded the voluntary medical service in 2000. A team drawn ... a lot of the GFS' resources and Dr Lau said this could be reduced if hikers were more sensible. 'I came across an elderly man who went hiking after having a stroke, because he ...

  4. A case for better medicine

    Posted Mar 26th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... resources to inspect drug makers more frequently and educate professionals and the public about drug safety. It could also show the government's determination to improve the situation. The health care system has put a lot of resources into medical care but not pharmaceutical services; it has learned a very painful lesson,' Mr Chui said. Tim Pang Hung-cheong, spokesman ...

  5. The public-private health alternative

    Posted Mar 30th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Continuing our series on the Hospital Authority's financial and resources problems, Ella Lee talks to the chief executive of the New Territories East Cluster, Fung Hong, about his ... the 22-year-old Prince of Wales Hospital, which has suffered from flooding, fallen concrete and water leakage, will be redeveloped with better infection-control facilities under a 15-year plan. ...



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