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Market for animal-tested cosmetics is thing of past

With more customers expecting cosmetics to be cruelty-free, companies that ban animal testing can improve their corporate image and even boost sales, animal-rights advocates claim.

1 Sep 2014 - 5:55AM

With more customers expecting cosmetics to be cruelty-free, companies that ban animal testing can improve their corporate image and even boost sales, animal-rights advocates claim.

Market for animal-tested cosmetics is thing of past
'This eye shadow was tested on rabbits': call for mandatory labelling on cosmetics

Animal-welfare advocates are pressing for mandatory labelling to allow customers to easily identify which cosmetics have been tested on animals.

1 Sep 2014 - 5:55AM

Animal-welfare advocates are pressing for mandatory labelling to allow customers to easily identify which cosmetics have been tested on animals.

'This eye shadow was tested on rabbits': call for mandatory labelling on cosmetics
Hongkongers left flat by ever-rising apartment prices, survey says

Nine in 10 Hongkongers believe apartment prices are too high and more than a third fear they will go even higher.

28 Aug 2014 - 8:43AM

Nine in 10 Hongkongers believe apartment prices are too high and more than a third fear they will go even higher.

Hongkongers left flat by ever-rising apartment prices, survey says
Ocean Park's new haunted house may just scare the life out of you

Ocean Park says its new haunted house is so scary it will require visitors to sign a disclaimer in case they fall ill or even die of fright after visiting it.

27 Aug 2014 - 5:49AM

Ocean Park says its new haunted house is so scary it will require visitors to sign a disclaimer in case they fall ill or even die of fright after visiting it.

Ocean Park's new haunted house may just scare the life out of you
100,000 children’s families in queue for public rental flats

The number of children whose families are in the queue for public housing has jumped 30 per cent in three years and now tops 100,000, a welfare group says.

29 Aug 2014 - 6:12PM

The number of children whose families are in the queue for public housing has jumped 30 per cent in three years and now tops 100,000, a welfare group says.

100,000 children’s families in queue for public rental flats
Law Society meets to decide president Ambrose Lam's fate

The Law Society's council meets today to decide the fate of its president, with two members suggesting he should resign.

20 Jun 2018 - 3:51PM

The Law Society's council meets today to decide the fate of its president, with two members suggesting he should resign.

Law Society meets to decide president Ambrose Lam's fate
More than 800 take part in anti-Occupy run, while march draws thousands

More than 800 people took part in a run through Hong Kong morning to oppose the Occupy Central campaign, but it was well below the 10,000 figure organisers had hoped for.

18 Aug 2014 - 5:56AM

More than 800 people took part in a run through Hong Kong morning to oppose the Occupy Central campaign, but it was well below the 10,000 figure organisers had hoped for.

More than 800 take part in anti-Occupy run, while march draws thousands
Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief Norman Chan adds to gloom on economy

Hong Kong's de facto central bank chief Norman Chan Tak-lam warned that the city's financial system could come under pressure when the United States raises its interest rates.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

Hong Kong's de facto central bank chief Norman Chan Tak-lam warned that the city's financial system could come under pressure when the United States raises its interest rates.

Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief Norman Chan adds to gloom on economy
Chickens at Yuen Long farm may have died from overheating

The 2,000 chickens that died mysteriously in Yuen Long this week may have fallen ill because their coops became "too stuffy" after fans stopped working because of a power failure.

11 Aug 2014 - 6:10AM

The 2,000 chickens that died mysteriously in Yuen Long this week may have fallen ill because their coops became "too stuffy" after fans stopped working because of a power failure.

Chickens at Yuen Long farm may have died from overheating
Hong Kong won't follow Macau's strict lead on Ebola, health protection chief says

Hong Kong's efforts to keep the deadly Ebola virus at bay could be stymied by the reluctance of African visitors to give contact details to health officials, the city's health protection chief said.

4 Aug 2014 - 6:00PM

Hong Kong's efforts to keep the deadly Ebola virus at bay could be stymied by the reluctance of African visitors to give contact details to health officials, the city's health protection chief said.

Hong Kong won't follow Macau's strict lead on Ebola, health protection chief says
Hong Kong eyes new food-import regulations after 'rotten meat' scandal

The government will review the regulation of cooked-meat imports after the "rotten meat" scandal that has engulfed McDonald's in Hong Kong and a mainland supplier.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

The government will review the regulation of cooked-meat imports after the "rotten meat" scandal that has engulfed McDonald's in Hong Kong and a mainland supplier.

Hong Kong eyes new food-import regulations after 'rotten meat' scandal
McDonald’s misled Hong Kong food safety authority about rotten meat, says official

Food safety authorities in Hong Kong say they were misled by McDonald’s Hong Kong during its investigation last week into whether rotten meat from a factory in Shanghai was sold to Hongkongers.

28 Jul 2014 - 7:20PM

Food safety authorities in Hong Kong say they were misled by McDonald’s Hong Kong during its investigation last week into whether rotten meat from a factory in Shanghai was sold to Hongkongers.

McDonald’s misled Hong Kong food safety authority about rotten meat, says official
Government probes vehicle-hire apps

The government is "monitoring" the growing use of smartphone apps for passengers to arrange vehicle hire to ensure they comply with the law, a senior official told lawmakers yesterday.

19 Jul 2014 - 4:02AM

The government is "monitoring" the growing use of smartphone apps for passengers to arrange vehicle hire to ensure they comply with the law, a senior official told lawmakers yesterday.

Government probes vehicle-hire apps
ATV repays HK$200m loan to Cha brothers

ATV is likely to be saved from another winding-up action after the station repaid a HK$200 million loan and partial interest.

8 Jul 2014 - 3:42AM

ATV is likely to be saved from another winding-up action after the station repaid a HK$200 million loan and partial interest.

ATV repays HK$200m loan to Cha brothers
Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims

Law firms risk having to keep an increasing amount in property taxes paid by clients because of a delay in passing legislation to enact a doubling of stamp duty, the financial chief claims.

7 Jul 2014 - 9:12AM

Law firms risk having to keep an increasing amount in property taxes paid by clients because of a delay in passing legislation to enact a doubling of stamp duty, the financial chief claims.

Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims
Health Authority to look into expired sutures use at Queen Elizabeth Hospital

The health minister says he will find out why expired surgical sutures were used on 239 patients at Queen Elizabeth Hospital last year, and see if there is a way to prevent it from happening again.

7 Jul 2014 - 5:43AM

The health minister says he will find out why expired surgical sutures were used on 239 patients at Queen Elizabeth Hospital last year, and see if there is a way to prevent it from happening again.

Health Authority to look into expired sutures use at Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Dead liposuction patient was new mum

About 1.7 litres of fat were extracted from the 32-year-old mother of one by a woman general practitioner who was believed to have been the patient's friend for more than 10 years.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

About 1.7 litres of fat were extracted from the 32-year-old mother of one by a woman general practitioner who was believed to have been the patient's friend for more than 10 years.

Dead liposuction patient was new mum
Liposuction tragedy to prompt tighter controls on GPs

General practitioners may face tighter controls or even a blanket ban on carrying out liposuction or other high-risk medical procedures, the health minister says.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

General practitioners may face tighter controls or even a blanket ban on carrying out liposuction or other high-risk medical procedures, the health minister says.

Liposuction tragedy to prompt tighter controls on GPs
Reform poll hits 750,000 votes as accounting firms condemn Occupy Central

The city's four biggest accounting firms have joined in a statement condemning Occupy Central for its planned civil disobedience action.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

The city's four biggest accounting firms have joined in a statement condemning Occupy Central for its planned civil disobedience action.

Reform poll hits 750,000 votes as accounting firms condemn Occupy Central
Hit TV shows driving rise in visits to South Korea

The tourism industry is expecting a big rise in the number of Hong Kong travellers flocking to South Korea for the summer holidays this year.

2 Jun 2014 - 5:20AM

The tourism industry is expecting a big rise in the number of Hong Kong travellers flocking to South Korea for the summer holidays this year.

Hit TV shows driving rise in visits to South Korea
Corruption trial delayed as judge ‘reluctantly’ discharges jury

The judge presiding over the city's most high-profile corruption case 'reluctantly' discharged the jury barely an hour into the hearing yesterday, prompted by the exit of a juror who complained of illness.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

The judge presiding over the city's most high-profile corruption case 'reluctantly' discharged the jury barely an hour into the hearing yesterday, prompted by the exit of a juror who complained of illness.

Corruption trial delayed as judge ‘reluctantly’ discharges jury
Picking a jury in a high-profile case in Hong Kong

Lawyers for the five defendants in Hong Kong's highest-profile corruption case yesterday challenged 19 potential jurors without giving a reason - six fewer than is allowed under the Jury Ordinance.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:15PM

Lawyers for the five defendants in Hong Kong's highest-profile corruption case yesterday challenged 19 potential jurors without giving a reason - six fewer than is allowed under the Jury Ordinance.

Picking a jury in a high-profile case in Hong Kong
Graft trial of Hui, Kwok brothers called off as one juror is 'unwell'

The long-awaited trial of the city's most high-profile corruption case has been adjourned until tomorrow morning after one of the jurors of the nine-member panel was absent for "not feeling well".

21 Jun 2018 - 2:58PM

The long-awaited trial of the city's most high-profile corruption case has been adjourned until tomorrow morning after one of the jurors of the nine-member panel was absent for "not feeling well".

Graft trial of Hui, Kwok brothers called off as one juror is 'unwell'
$191 flat-sale fee as lawyers fight for work
SAR may fuel rise in Shenzhen flat prices
Man admits neglect over girl's burns
Government-designed flats nearly twice the price to build
Bio-engineers race to culture livers
Pawnshop loses court fight over theft costs
Oil firms taking drivers for a ride, says council