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  1. Long-term HR planning lessons from Singapore

    Posted Nov 30th 2007, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... Tim Metcalfe When work started two years ago on The Marina Bay Sands, Singapore's first casino resort, one of the first issues addressed by the Singapore government was staffing. Incorporating three hotel towers, an arts and science museum and conven ...

  2. OOCL executives on alert as strike-free period nears expiration

    Posted Aug 15th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... is to divert our carriers through Seattle-Tacoma. But if we do close down, that will be an alliance issue.' OOCL is a member of the Grand Alliance, whose members made a healthy contribution to Vancouver's strong first-half results. Throughput, more than 60 per cent of which crosses OOCL-managed docks in the city, surged 16 per cent to 752,819 teus (20ft equivalent units) in the first six ...

  3. Unionists fear influx of illegal workers

    Posted Aug 11th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... and Workers' Service Centre said he had received several complaints about illegal workers since the mainland began allowing travellers from four Guangdong cities to travel to Hong Kong as individuals, ... Tourists from the rest of Guangdong will be able to make individual trips to Hong Kong from May 1. Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong legislator Lau Kong-wah, chairman ...

  4. Victims of missing information

    Posted May 11th 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... in cities like Beijing. But without benefits, such as housing and medical insurance, the salary is not as high as it first appears. Some newspapers rewarded staff with bonuses. But all profits ... and educated journalists- 97 per cent polled had a tertiary education- brings fresh air to stuffy propaganda machinery. Developing human resources is essential for the future growth of a healthy media ...

  5. 500 workers first to test new contract plan

    Posted May 17th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... They will have to be paid the average market wage for all cleaners, which is $5,174 a month. Mr Leung, speaking at the City Forum, said the department would closely monitor the contractors and interview ... will be very effective to eliminate exploitation as companies can change names to bid for your contracts.' But Ms Chan, who is also a member of the Democratic Alliance for Betterment of Hong Kong, ...

  6. Scheme to hire mainland workers dropped

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... the mainland with Hong Kong's economy showing healthy signs of recovery. He said the government hoped that importing mainland workers would help create jobs for Hong Kong residents. Chan Wing-kee, ... could be imported in the future. 'Our overriding concern is to create more job opportunities for local workers when overseas manufacturers invest in the city,' Mr Ip said. Meanwhile, ...

  7. A meaningful career caring for others in need

    Posted Aug 30th 2003, 12:00am by Wendy Ng

    ... for society - a more caring and loving city to live in,' says Lilian Law Suk-kwan, a board member of the Hong Kong Social Workers Association. There are more than 10,000 registered social workers ... are hiring social workers for their employee assistance schemes to help staff maintain a healthy work life,' Ms Law says. In 1988, the University of Hong Kong produced only seven graduates ...



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