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Vivien Cui

Top cardiologist has never forgotten grass-roots upbringing

How did you start in medicine?

Sunday, 4 June, 2006, 12:00am

Smoking ban urged to protect children in public areas

China's leading health experts have called for a national ban on smoking in public areas as more and more mainland smokers and non-smokers fall prey to tobacco-related diseases.

30 May 2006 - 12:00am

Land use mulled for next decade

Mainland authorities are considering how much land to make available, and for what uses, in the coming decade.

The Ministry of Land and Resources was drafting changes to a 1986 decree on land use which, if adopted, would determine how much could be used for specific purposes, the 21st Century Business Herald reported yesterday.

24 May 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

New car tax won't curb spending, says Geely chief

15 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

researchers to come under closer scrutiny

11 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

poor students endure heavy social pressures

An NPC delegate has warned that social pressure and campus polarisation are inducing psychological problems and compelling students to attempt suicide. Zheng Ya, party secretary of the Nanjing University of Science and Technology and an NPC deputy, said the wealth gap was growing so fast that even the faculty was caught off guard.

9 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

In Brief

push to include Taiwan in Olympic torch relay

8 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Bright road ahead for a booming 'sunrise industry'

Sun Yan travel agent

Despite facing cut-throat competition, travel agency manager Sun Yan exudes confidence in a sector he describes as a sunrise industry.

6 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

New doctor has the right prescription for martial arts literary success

As a medical student, how did you get the ideas and imagination for your work?

4 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Gay novelist's double life as family man

When did you first realise you were attracted to men?

21 Aug 2005 - 12:00am