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  1. Brain conditions 'not serious'

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So The brain conditions commerce minister Frederick Ma Si-hang had developed would not prevent him from continuing to work, a brain specialist said yesterday. The conditions ... patients with the conditions could work normally and stress would not trigger a burst blood vessel. ...

  2. Fred Ma quits after brain condition found

    Posted Jun 25th 2008, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Enoch Yiu

    ... Ambrose Leung and Enoch Yiu Doctor advises minister to stop work Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Frederick Ma Si-hang has resigned after being diagnosed with a brain condition. Mr Ma is the first minister to quit mid-term since Donald Tsang Yam-kuen became chief executive in 2005. Mr Tsang accepted his resignation last night. Mr Ma, 56, the father of two ...

  3. Prisons chief calls for better conditions to retain officers

    Posted Jan 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But The prisons chief has called for better employment conditions to retain staff after nearly one out of 10 new recruits last year quit. The force might face a worsening manpower ... particularly serious in the past two years, as private-sector employment opportunities improved. 'The new recruits may feel bored by their routine job duties, and it requires them to work ...

  4. Conditions at Jockey Club betting centre to be examined

    Posted Apr 09th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The Labour Department has decided to investigate allegations by Jockey Club staff about poor conditions at the Sha Tin racecourse telephone betting centre after meeting workers ... operators. 'There are about 3,000 such operators and the working arrangement for them is a mess,' Ms Chan said. 'Each of them has to work eight to nine hours per shift. While ...

  5. Smart glasses adapt to all conditions

    Posted Nov 06th 2008, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... crystal sunglasses work by measuring the light incident on the sunglasses and varying the transmittance of the two liquid crystal lenses accordingly. They are effective in bright conditions ... required for the sunglasses are manufactured in Canada with the remaining assembly work done in Dongguan in the mainland. These cutting-edge sunglasses, no costlier than brand-name sunglasses, ...

  6. Mint condition

    Posted Aug 24th 2008, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... as a natural herb remedy for digestive problems, sleep disorders, nausea, joint inflammation and skin problems. It also works as an insect repellent. Given the right conditions, mint is easy to grow; ...

  7. Rescuers battle the odds in impossible conditions

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and cremation. More than 100,000 troops and 16,000 police were involved in round-the-clock rescue work by yesterday, using everything from their bare hands and shovels to cranes and hoes in places where ... towns that were basically destroyed. Heavy rain slowed rescue work on Tuesday and Wednesday, but the forecast is for clear weather for the rest of the week. The rain also speeded up ...

  8. Health channel attaches condition to US$20m fund-raising activity

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shanghai Media would sell airtime slots and both companies would work out a revenue-sharing model, Mr Chua said. He said his company would employ 30 sales and marketing people in Shanghai. Revenue ...

  9. Workers flee Games site fearing meningitis in 'overcrowded and appalling conditions'

    Posted Mar 15th 2008, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... of unhygienic living conditions. The construction site, on the banks of the heavily polluted River Jamuna in eastern Delhi, hums with activity day and night. Surrounded by a high wall, no journalist has been allowed inside the area where between 1,500 and 4,000 men have been working for six months. Ahluwalia Contracts, the subcontractor, and the developer, Emaar MGF, refused to comment ...

  10. Yes to beach plan, with conditions

    Posted Jan 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for a man-made beach at Lung Mei in Tolo Harbour, but with conditions. After a meeting lasting three hours, the Advisory Council on the Environment asked the proponent of the project, the Civil ... Anissa Wong Sean-yee issue a work permit only if the site was confirmed to be low ecological value after taking into account the additional information. The site of the proposed beach ...




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