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  1. Help raise funds to protect human rights

    Posted Feb 10th 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Elizabeth Horscroft If you feel strongly about human rights issues, there is a vacancy with a Nobel Prize-winning organisation that could be just for you. Amnesty International (AI) is an internationally renowned human rights organisation, with more than 1.8 million members, supporters and subscribers in more than 150 countries and territories. AI's local chapter, Amnesty ...

  2. Corporate human rights police should start by looking in the mirror

    Posted Jul 30th 2004, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... place if all companies observed their provisions for human rights. But when two Hong Kong University researchers made that point in an article we published yesterday on our opinions page, 'Hong Kong Inc's human rights test', they forgot about what the shareholders might say. Corporate responsibility does not start in the boardroom. It starts in the stock market. ...

  3. Wage floor dents HK's title as freest economy

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chun-wan welcomed the ranking and described the government as an 'active facilitator' that provided a level playing field for businesses. The index considers 10 factors: property rights ...

  4. 'Real democracy' promise by Wen

    Posted Jun 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... protecting human rights and the freedom of its citizens and accommodate different opinions. 'There will not be real socialism if there is no real democracy, and there will not be protection ... administration has faced criticism that he ignores human rights issues in China when seeking to strengthen trade ties with the world's second largest economy. He said he was still concerned about ...

  5. Events

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... driving growth'. JW Marriott Hotel. American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'China and the Olympics: Implications for human rights and US-China relations'. Ritz-Carlton. ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Jan 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... international human rights standards in detaining American-based dissident Wang Bingzhang. The rights group said the detention was arbitrary and had contravened the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Davos delegation Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology John Tsang Chun-wah will this week head a delegation of Hong Kong business leaders and government officials to the World ...

  7. Handover anniversary parade set to lure 30,000

    Posted May 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... committee convenor and executive councillor Cheng Yiu-tong denied the parade would rival a mass rally being staged by the Civil Human Rights Front. A handover celebration parade was first held ... attention away from the rally, which would call for the early introduction of universal suffrage. A spokeswoman for the Civil Human Rights Front, Bobo Yip Po-lam, said the rally would ...

  8. Business - Money - SMART MONEY

    Smart Money: oddball investments

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Peter Guy

    ... this online guide to sub-Saharan stock exchanges could yield great opportunities. Started by a human rights advocate turned equity analyst and investment specialist, the site monitors Africa's ...

  9. Events

    Posted Jun 04th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the Olympics: Implications for human rights and US-China relations'. Ritz-Carlton. British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Property indices and derivatives: The beginnings of a new asset ...

  10. Dissatisfaction on the increase

    Posted Aug 06th 2003, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... with the government's performance in improving people's livelihood, the pace of democratic development, and protecting human rights and freedoms. The survey found 67 per cent were dissatisfied ...




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