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PUBLISHED : Saturday, 04 October, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Saturday, 04 October, 2008, 12:00am

October 8

'US Relationship with China and North Korea' is a lunchtime seminar organised by the American Chamber of Commerce. The United States is at a critical point in its relationship with Asia as the nation gears up for a new president and important changes are expected in Washington. Mike Chinoy, a foreign correspondent and author of the highly acclaimed book Meltdown: The Inside Story of the North Korean Nuclear Crisis, will discuss the US and Asia as the post-Bush era approaches.

Speaker Mike Chinoy, formerly CNN senior Asia correspondent, Edgerton Fellow in Korean Security of the Pacific Council on International Policy

Inquiries Christy Li 2530 6919

October 9

'Work-Life Balance - A Business Issue?' is a lunchtime seminar organised by the Hong Kong Securities Institute. Achieving good work-life balance is a hot topic with more companies turning to a five-day work week and investing more in helping staff achieve a healthier balance between work and leisure hours. This seminar will look at why work-life balance is a business issue, the state of work-life balance in Hong Kong and what companies can do to address this topic. It will also introduce Hong Kong's first Work-life Balance Day.

Speaker Kate Vernon, managing director, Community Business

Inquiries 3120 6170