Ten years ago, after mounting criticism from governments around the world and the World Health Organisation, which were concerned about a possible cover-up of the severity of severe acute...
The Ministry of Health plans to blacklist reporters who 'spread wrong information or mislead the public', prompting a public outcry over censorship and manipulation of power.
More than 40 per cent of drinking water in rural areas of the mainland is unsafe, a national survey of drinking water and rural sanitation has found.
The mainland's scandal-ridden health system will be overhauled in an attempt to purge the sector of corruption, the Ministry of Health said yesterday.
The high mortality rate in the mainland's H5N1 outbreak could be blamed on late diagnosis of the disease, Ministry of Health spokesman Mao Qunan said yesterday.