Friday, November 21, 2014   

Warning over health check-up offers
(09-16 17:06)

The Consumer Council has warned people to be wary of bargains offered by telemarketers -- after the number of complaints about health check-ups shot up by nearly 80 percent.
The watchdog says telemarketers often resort to aggressive tactics, bordering on 'false trade descriptions' or 'misleading omissions' -- two new offenses under the amended Trade Descriptions Ordinance. --RTHK
   
Other Hong Kong breaking news:
Student leaders condemn storming of Legco building (11-20 18:32)
Court to decide on bid to challenge injunction (11-20 18:31)
Chris Patten to address US government commission (11-20 17:10)
Speed up cycleway project: Auditor (11-20 17:07)
Confusion over occupy injunctions: Dennis Kwok (11-20 16:37)
CAD under fire over LCD monitor purchase (11-20 11:48)
'Long Hair' skips Legco meeting due to gallbladder pain (11-20 11:45)
Police 'strongly' condemns storming of LegCo (11-19 18:39)
LegCo break-in 'confusing': student groups (11-19 16:38)
Govt: LegCo break-in 'an act of rioters' (11-19 16:37)

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