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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Wanted: 240 new prison guards as older ones retire

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... recruitment exercise, said the institute's deputy principal Tsang Chun-wa. Asked if it would consider hiring part-time staff for logistics support in preparation for the Occupy Central civil ... manpower ahead of the Occupy Central campaign. The part-time staff would not have police powers. The department's commissioner, Sin Yat-kin, earlier denied rumours that Ma Hang Prison ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Police rehiring plan may derail talks on raising retirement age, unions fear

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:06am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Force's move to take on retired officers to help cope with Occupy Central may derail talks on raising retirement age, staff associations say Police rehiring ... come as police bosses strive for unity in the force amid growing controversy over the role of police during pro-democracy protests, including the July 1 march and the planned Occupy Central ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Thumbs up to new pay offer from civil servants

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 04:00am by Phila Siu

    ... on the lowest pay. A bureau spokesman said the Chief Executive in Council decided on the revision after taking into account six factors under an established pay-adjustment mechanism. All four central ...

  4. Business - Economy - LABOUR

    Chinese graduates deepen hi-tech inroads

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:17am by BLOOM

    ... times the number of Americans who study in China. Though expatriates still occupied most of the top Asia-Pacific regional jobs, Chinese executives who had been educated and worked abroad were ... from entry-level to high-level positions, are being occupied by Chinese," said a spokesman. ...

  5. News - China - LABOUR

    Labour advocate helping Dongguan factory strike arrested over WeChat message

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 07:19pm by Echo Hui

    ... and benefits, according to blogs and online messages. Police said Lin posted “inaccurate information” tantamount to an online rumour, which was made criminal by the central government ... said it was not the central government’s official policy to suppress labour strikes, but this is common practice by local governments who share vast interests, such as taxes, in the companies ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Extending Hong Kong officials' retirement age to 65 should be phased in, says expert

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 11:13am by Olga Wong

    ... a central pool in which clerks and executive officers can queue for a vacancy from their own department or get relocated to other departments according to their talents and qualifications. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    All-day standing drives shopping mall restroom cleaners round the bend

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... at the IFC Mall in Central spotless. "I need to take turns bending each of my legs so that both legs can get some rest and I can stand longer." For a 12-hour day, six days a week, cleaners ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Li Ka-shing's flagship Cheung Kong asks court to drive out strikers

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Phila Siu, Johnny Tam

    ... headquarters in Central. Mr Justice Derek Pang Wai-cheong, sitting in the Court of First Instance, said he would not hear the application in the absence of the demonstrators because it involved ... and "persons forming a group of demonstrators" . It is seeking an injunction to restrain the defendants from "entering into, occupying, remaining at or in any way trespassing in" ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Protesters march against maids' live-in rule

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 04:18am by DANNY LEE

    ... marched to Labour Department headquarters in Central yesterday to protest against its refusal to review rules forcing foreign domestic workers to live with their employers. The "live-in" ... stance on the issue." Yesterday, some 50 protesters led by the Indonesian Migrant Workers Union marched on the walkways from Exchange Square in Central to the department's headquarters ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Striking dockers, unionists won't be removed - yet

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... are allowed to continue camping outside the Cheung Kong Center in Central until a formal hearing on a permanent injunction against them is heard around July, the court ruled yesterday. The decision ... up on a walkway along Queen's Road Central near steps leading to the upper ground floor. Mr Justice Godfrey Lam Wan-ho said the public path was narrow and pedestrian traffic tended ...




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