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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Myanmar looks ready to send out maids again

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 03:38am by DANNY LEE

    ... supplying domestic workers to Hong Kong." There are 202 agencies in Myanmar licensed to send workers abroad. The Philippines and Indonesia continued to provide the bulk of the workforce, ...

  2. News - World - LABOUR

    Qatar World Cup deadly for migrant workers, says trade union group

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The congress has based the estimate on present mortality figures for Nepalese and Indian workers, who form the bulk of Qatar's 1.2 million-strong migrant work force. Most of them are builders. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Shipping industry hit hard by dock strike

    Posted Apr 27th 2013, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... container shipping lines "feel that [Hong Kong's] costs are too high and it's not as efficient as other transshipment ports then they will change". If carriers feel "Hong ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay Pacific flight crews threaten holiday disruption

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... Attendants Union criticised the carrier again yesterday for its unilateral announcement on Friday of a 2 per cent pay rise next year. The union is pushing for 5 per cent. Union chairwoman Dora Lai ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - LABOUR

    Chinese firms 'may trip up' in hiring spree

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com As they bulk up to expand their businesses, Chinese companies may find that the rush to snap up foreign talent doesn't always pay off Mainland firms ... hard by a weaker global economy and are trimming staff. But privately, some recruiters say several Chinese companies have not hired smartly as they rush to bulk up to expand their businesses ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay Pacific flight attendants union seeks 'realistic' pay increase of 5 pc

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Ada Lee

    ... spokeswoman said the airline had regular discussions with the union and its cabin crew on various topics. She said the carrier met with the union annually towards the end of the year to discuss its ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hong Kong could face a maid shortage by 2017

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... are at work: the economies of Indonesia and the Philippines, which suppy the vast bulk of Hong Kong's 300,000 helpers, and rising demand for maids among the city's families. Indonesia set ...



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