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  1. HSBC to axe 3,000 Hong Kong jobs

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... businesses here where necessary'. HSBC and UBS are among a list of global banks that have announced plans to slash jobs. Credit Suisse was reported in July to be planning to cut 1,500 to 2,000 ...

  2. Degree of injustice

    Posted Mar 26th 2011, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... erupted, Labour and Welfare Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung was nowhere to be seen. Only when the dust settled did he come out to try to claim credit by saying the government communicated ...

  3. Employers urged to take drastic action to stave off job cuts

    Posted Dec 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... years. Hong Kong recorded an economic contraction in the past two quarters. 'As a very open economy, Hong Kong is being affected by the global credit crisis and recession. International trade and financial services are the most severely impacted, but the negative effects have spilled over to the domestic economy,' senior Moody's credit officer Steven Hess said. ...

  4. social trends

    Posted Dec 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... long-term benefits d. they are less likely to find contract jobs Word Power Match the words with their definitions below 1. Generation Y 2. credit crunch 3. pension 4. the carrot 5. tedious a. apart ...

  5. Issuing shopping coupons is not the way to deal with crisis

    Posted Dec 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by providing credit services. Hong Kong people are famous for preferring to pay their way, rather than being given handouts. The problem with the present crisis is that nobody can forecast how long ...

  6. Jobs Roundup

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, said that in order to bail out businesses in difficulty, credit and loans would be increased and more tariff refunds provided for exports. ...

  7. HK consumers still optimistic

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... solutions Angle Young Wai-suen said the US-based sub-prime credit issue might be worrying international investors but figures show the local market is very upbeat. The consumer confidence index ...

  8. Labour-intensive firms win more support from Beijing

    Posted Oct 28th 2008, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... country. The impact is mainly seen in the operational difficulties in some export-oriented companies and job losses.' Mr Yin said Beijing had already reacted by introducing credit support ...

  9. Diary

    Posted Feb 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pacific presents the Credit Risk Management Forum 2004 (until Feb 18) at the Island Shangri-La. For details, visit www.experian.com.au The HKICS hosts: 'Corporate Fraud'. For details ...

  10. Eye on privacy

    Posted Dec 26th 2003, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... including a deteriorating effect on employer-employee relations. Last year, he drafted a code of practice on consumer credit data, where banks share a person's credit details. This was arguably ...




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