No pain, no grainTuesday, 28 February, 2012, 12:00am
Mother kills herself, six-year-old daughter by burning charcoal1 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
Iam glad that our government has successfully defused, at least for the moment, the crisis of disciplined services taking to the streets. However, there is a crisis of another kind still hanging over us - the A(H1N1) swine flu pandemic.27 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
A shop selling fresh food will be prosecuted by the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department for breaching the ban on keeping live poultry overnight designed to help protect against a bird flu outbreak. Officers of the department found 20 live chickens and three live pigeons in two plastic crates at the shop in Reclamation Street, Jordan.4 Apr 2009 - 12:00am
They're cute, friendly and fantastic with spicy salt. But quail are also potential killers, offering an ideal habitat for the breeding of deadly disease, specifically, avian influenzas.23 Feb 2007 - 12:00am
Flocks of white-backed munia were still flying around and eating freely in the Mong Kok caged-bird market a day after a dead one found nearby tested positive for H5 bird flu.21 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Another 19 dead birds were found yesterday in the gardens of a Sai Kung residential complex, where young families have been shocked to see many dropping dead in the past week.20 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
About this time four years ago, the Sars epidemic was gaining a foothold on the mainland but was unknown to the outside world. This was because mainland officials initially covered up the outbreak of a highly contagious new killer virus while doctors tried to contain it.30 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
Today, HK: Trade and Industry Department and CPA Australia seminar: 'Accounting for SMEs without accountant' Trade and Industry Department Tower.
Tomorrow, HK: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Avian influenza (H5N1)'. Hong Kong Club.10 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Monday, July 10, HK: Trade and Industry Department and CPA Australia seminar: 'Accounting for SMEs without accountant' (Cantonese). Trade and Industry Department Tower.
Tuesday, July 11, HK: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Avian influenza (H5N1)'. Hong Kong Club.8 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Updated at 7.13pm: Hong Kong officials said on Wednesday processing of applications for importing poultry and ostrich meat from South Africa would be suspended with immediate effect.
A spokesman for the the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department?s Centre for Food Safety said they were concerned about the possible threat of avian flu (the H5N1 virus).5 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Hong Kong health authorities yesterday expressed concern about a previously unreported H5N1 case in Beijing in November 2003, which pre-dated the present global bird flu outbreak.24 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
Updated at 6.41pm: Hong Kong?s food authorities said on Friday imports of poultry meat from Denmark were suspended after confirming a bird flu outbreak in a farm in the country.
A spokesman for the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department?s Centre for Food Safety said processing of applications for poultry meat imports from Denmark was suspended with immediate effect.19 May 2006 - 12:00am
COMPANIES WITH staff whose work takes them to the mainland have made contingency plans in case of a bird flu outbreak.
Auditors at global accounting firm Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu frequently travel to all corners of China.31 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
I refer to your leader 'Bird-flu precautions worth the cost', (March 8). There is no mystery surrounding the recent human infection in Guangzhou. Bird flu flourishes in large, live-bird poultry markets, where waterfowl and other poultry mix, and where poultry of unknown origin and vaccination status are sold.13 Mar 2006 - 12:00am