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  1. Legal aid watchdog pursues new blood

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Legal-aid monitors want to expand their advisory board to include representatives of consumer, social services and accounting sectors. This would give the Legal Aid Services ... Association of Social Workers and the Consumer Council to join the council, which monitors the work of the Legal Aid Department. 'The people applying for legal aid are consumers and the Consumer ...

  2. Shandong moves to protect employees with HIV/Aids

    Posted Jun 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang The Shandong government has declared it illegal to sack employees who have HIV/Aids, becoming the first mainland province to take initiatives to end discrimination against ... of the mainland's leading Aids activists. 'Discrimination against Aids patients and HIV carriers is fading bit by bit on the mainland, but the government still has a long way to go,' Mr Hu said. ...

  3. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Aug 27th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The phone conversations between Mo Yuk-ping and her stockbroker, Hideki Hue Ying-fai, mentioned in the report 'Socialite is accused of asking aide to lie' on page A2 yesterday were not recorded by the Independent Commission Against Corruption. Instead, the phone conversations were recorded by the employer of Hideki Hue, CLSA, during the company's normal course ...

  4. $239m offer to poultry industry

    Posted May 25th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... their licences, according to a document that will be discussed in the Legislative Council today. Retraining and financial aid will be made available to employees made redundant. Vendors who decide ...

  5. The children's champion

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Even before moving to Thailand, Malina Zlatkova Enlund had heard stories about children being subjected to sexual abuse and then sold to human trafficking rings in Southeast Asia. But a meeting with an Aids-stricken 12-year-old in a desolate hospital room finally drove the Bulgarian-Canadian to act to fight a trade that overpowers ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to investigate Democrat Kam Nai-wai's dismissal of an aide should be elected by a show of hands instead of a secret ballot, a preparatory committee has agreed. This would maintain transparency ...

  7. Help for workers a step in the right direction

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... report welcome news from Chongqing- the source of many migrants- where officials from 35 cities have agreed on co-operation to ease workers' access to legal aid. No longer will migrants have ...

  8. Who benefits most?

    Posted Aug 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... From August 1, under the government's Graduate Employment Training Scheme, employers benefit by applying for the monthly allowance of $2,000 per trainee. The aid scheme for these tough times is meant to help new graduates enhance their employability by providing six months' on-the-job training. However, what kind of training will be offered? Will it be recognised ...

  9. Trial threat for bosses ignoring rulings

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... removing the means test governing applications for legal aid so workers could fight legal battles against employers who owed them money. 'Legal battles can last for years. How can workers ...

  10. Maids urge bosses to join protest at levy

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... on the draft bill. 'We can investigate the pay cut and levy in aid of the legislation. I hope the Philippine Department of Labour will make the necessary negotiations with the Hong Kong ...




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