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  1. Banks lose shine among local business students

    Posted Jun 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Once the symbol of security, bank jobs seem to be losing their appeal for university students. A survey that ranks the popularity of Hong Kong's major employers found that various banks, with the exception of HSBC, slipped up to 10 places this year. Stockholm-based consultancy Universum, which conducted the survey, blamed the grim economy ...

  2. Turning the tables

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is on the other foot. 'It was getting to the stage where candidates were increasingly difficult and their demands were out of control,' said Mark Enticott, associate director for banking ... money issues and people's careers are now more about survival.' He said that the era of mid- to senior-level banking executives receiving big sign-on bonuses, salary increments of 25 ...

  3. HKIB talk offers key to banking

    Posted Nov 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chris Davis A free seminar has been organised to provide insights into the qualifications needed and the expectations of employers seeking to hire fresh banking recruits. Co-organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Bankers (HKIB) and Classified Post, the November 18 workshop, entitled 'Getting into banking has never been easier', will be presented in Cantonese and aimed ...

  4. HSBC staff plan to take sick leave in job protest

    Posted Jan 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Lulu Chen HSBC employees are planning a 'sick-leave protest' next week after a rumour made the rounds that the bank will sack up to 1,000 people after the Lunar New Year holiday. An online campaign is calling for HSBC staff to phone in sick next Thursday, when the bank reopens for business after a three-day break. The brewing labour dispute comes ...

  5. Hang Seng Bank staff to enjoy pay rise of up to 12pc

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

    ... Staff at Hang Seng Bank can expect a pay rise of up to 12 per cent this year - their highest for 14 years. In an internal circular issued to the bank's 7,800 employees yesterday, ... the circular said these would be determined after the bank's annual financial performance was known in March. Hang Seng Bank is the third-largest money lender in Hong Kong by assets. It is also ...

  6. 100 HSBC staff fired as part of bigger cull

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the information technology and private banking units and included staff at the managerial and frontline levels. Unionists accused the bank of a lack of social responsibility and urged HSBC staff not to work more than one hour of overtime a day to express their discontent. The Hong Kong Banking Employees' Association, one of the major unions for local bank staff, said members working ...

  7. Bank initiatives raise interest for employees

    Posted Oct 08th 2007, 12:00am by May George

    ... Established financial institution finds new ways to ensure its workforce is diverse and well taken care of, writes May George Best Company for Women: HSBC The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking ... of corporate responsibility and sustainability, Asia-Pacific, has worked for the bank for more than 20 years. 'I'm the chairperson of the diversity committee for Hong Kong and Asia-Pacific ...

  8. Bank to open Saturdays

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff reporter Banking giant HSBC will resume full counter services at its branches on Saturday mornings from January and will hire 200 staff for the purpose. Under the plan, all HSBC ... services. The changes will take effect from January 2. Opening hours on weekdays remain unchanged. Diana Cesar, head of general banking in the bank's personal financial services division, said ...

  9. Bosses make us work overtime off the record, say banking staff

    Posted May 08th 2006, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Banking staff say they have been made to work overtime off the record by branch managers. One employee, who gave his name as David and has been in banking for more than 10 years, said some ... off-duty time at 6.30pm on our record, there is no way we can trace our overtime payment.' Hong Kong Banking Employees Association vice-chairman Yu Siu-wa said there had been reports ...

  10. Outsourced IT roles available at leading bank

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Hong Kong's leading banks is looking for business analysts to join its 100-member IT department on a 12-month contract. The job will entail frequent travel to Guangzhou. The new positions have come about thanks to the deployment of a new generation of core banking applications, said Edwin Tam, the director of IT-focused recruitment agency InfoTech Services (Hong Kong). ...




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