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  1. Cathay flight attendants win pay case

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Yvonne Tsui and Agnes Lam Ruling that allowances are part of holiday pay could cost HK$100m Three Cathay Pacific Airways flight attendants yesterday won the right to have certain allowances included in calculating their holiday pay- a ruling that could af ...

  2. 65 cruelty cases in nine months

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Sixty-five cases of animal cruelty had been reported to police by the end of last month since new guidelines on police handling of such cases were introduced in January, health minister York Chow Yat-ngok said. Police conducted initial inquiries into the cases, 52 of which were investigated further, leading to 44 arrests. The other 13 cases did not proceed due to lack ...

  3. Two more typhoid fever cases push month's tally to 11

    Posted Dec 21st 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Two more cases of typhoid fever have been reported, bringing the total number of cases to 11 in less than a month. The Health Department's Centre for Health Protection received two confirmations of typhoid yesterday involving a woman who lives in Tuen Mun and another woman in Yuen Long. This brings to 11 the number of confirmed cases reported between November 25 ...

  4. Huge rise in forgery cases at the border

    Posted Dec 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... with only two cases in 2003. Last year, 52 mainland visitors were arrested for forgery offences. Secretary for Security Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong told the Legislative Council yesterday that an identity ...

  5. Most abuse cases are not reported

    Posted Jul 05th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... of domestic violence and the number of cases reported, a survey indicates. A University of Hong Kong poll found that one in five families had experienced some form of violence, and almost one in three ... But figures from the Social Welfare Department show that only 622 child-abuse cases and 3,371 cases of spousal abuse were reported last year. A lecturer in the university's Department of Social ...

  6. Teen arrested over arson in MTR station

    Posted Nov 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A 17-year-old youth was arrested for trying to burn part of a customer service counter at the Wan Chai MTR station yesterday morning. The youth, who may be mentally ill, tried to burn a strip of rubber lining along the counter but was not successful. Police are treating the case as arson. ...

  7. Flu cases at a 5-year high, doctors say

    Posted Mar 25th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... symptoms rose to 83.7 per 1,000 last week, from 78.1 per 1,000 a week earlier- close to the 89 cases per 1,000 recorded by doctors in 2000. At hospital outpatient clinics, flu cases rose from 9.8 ... of cases reported at private and public clinics, the number was higher than last year. He also said more observation was required before estimating how long the peak flu season would last. Earlier ...


    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam For the unemployed like Kung Choi-cheong, the budget and its lack of measures to fight unemployment and poverty was disappointing. Mr Kung, 49, has not had a steady job since 1997. 'I work at one restaurant for a few months and then move to ...


    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam For one noodle shop operator in Causeway Bay, the ongoing studies on the introduction of a goods and services tax (GST) provide little comfort. Kwok Yue-chiu (right) operator of the Li Yuen Noodle Shop, said retailers were frustrated about the p ...

  10. CASE STUDY: The low-income family

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam One poor family says the government's new anti-poverty policy will make no difference to them financially and may have a labelling effect on the children. Mother of three Kam Chan Siu-mui said an initiative to identify children from low-inc ...




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