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  1. Union Hospital seeks staff across the board

    Posted May 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... midwives, ward aides, laboratory technicians, dispensary specialists and general staff are all in demand among 150 vacancies at Union Hospital. 'Recruitment of more staff is essential to meet ... and the Asia-Pacific.' With its pioneering technology for treating a range of conditions, the Union Hospital is attracting a growing number of private patients from across the region, she noted. 'It ...

  2. Hospitality union joins calls for wage law

    Posted Oct 01st 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Paggie Leung

    ... Martin Wong and Paggie Leung A union is calling for a statutory minimum wage to protect catering workers who they say make less money than cleaners and security guards. More than 30 workers from the Catering and Hotel Industries Employees General Union rallied outside the government offices in Central yesterday to demand a minimum wage of no less than HK$33 an hour. ...

  3. Hard labour for tycoon's daughter-in-law

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... It was confirmed last week that his son Martin Lee Ka-shing and daughter-in-law Cathy Chui Chi-kei are expecting again. The news was released after local reporters tailed Chui to the Lee-funded Union Hospital in Sha Tin and she was also seen at a Buddhist event for blessing recently. Apparently, Chui has been pregnant for almost three months. She gave grandpa Lee his first grandchild last July- ...

  4. Work-hours plan compromising safety: union

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee The Frontline Doctors' Union said the Hospital Authority should stop the work-hours reform, saying it was compromising patient safety without a significant increase ... obstetrics and gynaecology and neurosurgery. Among them, 47 were trainees hired to help cut doctors' work hours. But union chairman Ernie Lo Chi-fung said the reform was a 'failure'. ...

  5. Incumbent counts on nurses' union to defeat challenger in health care sector

    Posted Aug 30th 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Kok-long says he is confident that he will defeat his only opponent in the Legislative Council's health care constituency with the support of Hong Kong's biggest nurses' union. Mr ... Legal Nurse Consultants group, Willis Wan Tak-choi. Mr Wan has chosen a difficult battle given Mr Lee's union support. About 23,000 of Hong Kong's 39,000 nurses are members. Mr Lee, ...

  6. Union calls for ambulance boost

    Posted Mar 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A union leader has urged the government to recruit hundreds more ambulance officers after the cold spell and flu outbreak led to a record number of emergency calls last month. ... spokeswoman said the number of emergency calls during the peak flu season was climbing higher every year. The city has about 2,000 ambulancemen. Fire Services Ambulancemen's Union chairman Wat ...

  7. Insurance union backs mandatory health plan

    Posted May 31st 2008, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... said. 'There should be a system for the two companies to share that risk, such as for the first company to subsidise the second.' The federation wants doctors and hospitals to make their charging more transparent. 'Some people now doubt their insurance plans have enough coverage because they are not sure how much the hospitals and doctors will charge them,' Mr Tam said. ...

  8. Hospital sued over serious injuries in suicide attempt

    Posted Jan 08th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle A woman who became paraplegic after jumping from the third-floor podium of Union Hospital is suing the hospital for more than HK$25 million for failing to stop her harming ... depression. She had been in and out of several other hospitals in the month leading up to her trip to Union Hospital, and according to her counsel, Ruy Baretto SC, had been diagnosed as being ...

  9. Sticking points still plague Ansteel-Bengang union

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... welfare benefits and the 180,000 employers in Ansteel's non-steel business operations such as hospitals and schools. Two years later, Liaoning's government put the merger on its agenda ...

  10. Canteen staff at public hospitals earning less than general workers

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang Public hospital canteen staff are earning less than the average wage for general workers, according to a survey by a staff union which found some were being paid only HK$15.30 an hour. The Catering and Hotels Industries Employees General Union interviewed 145 staff at canteens in eight public hospitals and found their average hourly pay rate was HK$22.90. About ...




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