GM food

Letters to the Editor, June 10, 2013

Repulse Bay beach could be better. Photo: Martin Chan

I would like to make some observations about Hong Kong's premier beach, Repulse Bay, although they may equally apply to all gazetted beaches. Repulse Bay is a mecca for tourists, a place for the people of Hong Kong to soothe away the vicissitudes of urban living and an attraction that our Tourism Board puts near the top of its list.

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 3:35am

Japan suspends US wheat imports after genetically modified crop found on farm

Japan suspends US wheat imports after genetically modified crop found on farm

Japan has suspended some imports of American wheat after a genetically engineered version of the grain was found on a US farm.

1 Jun 2013 - 5:35am

Time to modify our stance on GM food

Officials from the Centre for Food Safety and the Consumer Council speak to the media regarding latest test findings on genetically modified corn ingredients in prepackaged food. Photo: David Wong

Millions of activists marched around the world over the weekend against seeds giant Monsanto and the genetically modified crops it produces, according to news reports. Millions? Can so many still be so misguided?

28 May 2013 - 1:21am 8 comments