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  1. A good week for ...

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Florence Tsang Chiu-wing She won a maintenance settlement worth HK$1.2 billion following the end of her marriage to Samathur Li Kin-kan, son of property tycoon Samuel Tak Lee. Tsang, a solicitor, reacted with a cheer and broad smile, although the court ha ...

  2. Low employment rate not necessarily good news for Hong Kong's future

    Posted Dec 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government recently announced the unemployment rate had dropped from 3.9 per cent in October to 3.6 per cent in November, and victoriously claimed it was the lowest level since April 1998. However, after further analysing the figure, I found that desp ...

  3. Company bosses are not in workers' good books

    Posted Mar 26th 2004, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... Kelvin Chan Hong Kong workers have the least commitment to their jobs and the lowest confidence in their employers, a survey has found. Only 48 per cent of Hong Kong workers plan to stay with their employers for the next two to three years and 69 per cent ...

  4. A good tax

    Posted Sep 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... income, a goods and services tax (GST) is inherently 'regressive' as the proportion of tax that is paid tends to be lower the higher the level of income. But this is not the only way ... cent) shoulder more than 60 per cent of the tax. GST has many qualities of a good tax (revenue potential, broadly based, neutrality, efficiency). If everyone pays, each then makes his ...

  5. Hunt on for hires with 'McLeadership' skills

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to those with a Form Five certificate or above. This is provided they have passes in English, Chinese and mathematics, and are motivated and proactive. 'Applicants should be good team players ... good communication and interpersonal skills.' Interviewers also look for those who are willing to work hard, provide first-rate customer service, and have good problem-solving skills, ...

  6. Work experience is crucial

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... part-time jobs or internships. You should consider short-term jobs even if they're not directly related to a career path you want to take. What's more, such jobs are a good way to earn ... side of life. Good luck! Karly, Deputy Editor ...

  7. Expats rush in to escape Euro-woes

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and executives, according to Immigration Department figures. The city's labour laws require an applicant to have a good educational background or possess specific professional skills and there must ...

  8. Dragonair pilots eye work to rule

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in good faith.' The DPA is supported by the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions. Organising secretary Wong Yu-loy said Hong Kong had a 'special sentiment' for Dragonair. ...

  9. HK slows down, but still growing

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... mainly replacement hiring. But in the fourth quarter [last year], they weren't even hiring. The outlook for second and third quarters is a good deal more positive than three months ago. ...

  10. Cathay wins last chance to appeal in wage dispute

    Posted Feb 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Instance and the Court of Appeal, had ruled that allowances for line duty, ground duty and sales of duty-free goods abroad should be paid by the airline. But the courts said outport allowance ...




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