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  1. Growth will tackle overheating economy

    Posted Aug 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Central government won't put on the brakes across the board, says minister The central government would address the problem of economic overheating through development instead ... development,' said Ma Kai, minister in charge of the State Development and Reform Commission. Mr Ma told members of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress that high growth ...

  2. China weighs reverse mortgages

    Posted Dec 08th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Chan

    ... committee- comprising the firm controlled by the State Council, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission and the construction ministry- had been established to look at the feasibility of introducing the scheme. The committee will report to the State Council, development group chairman Meng Xiaosu told the South China Morning Post. Mr Meng said the scheme, a type of home equity loan that allows ...

  3. Urban jobless goal of 4.5pc on target

    Posted Oct 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of Labour and Social Security Zheng Silin. Mr Zheng, in his work report to the National People's Congress Standing Committee yesterday, said China had created 6.5 million jobs in the first nine ... Zheng said so far 3.5 million laid-off workers had found jobs. Mr Zheng said the central government would soon outline the employment plan for the next year, which would help graduates who could ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in illegal employment and prostitution in Hong Kong. Falun Gong members in vigil over torture claim About 150 Falun Gong followers held a candle-lit vigil at Chater Garden in Central to protest ... and policy address should be published separately, lawmakers said in a letter to Chief Secretary Donald Tsang Yam-kuen. The chairman of Legco's house committee, Miriam Lau Kin-yee, said each ...

  5. Workers face a long wait for justice

    Posted Jan 21st 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... workers in the capital alone, according to the Beijing Construction Committee. This figure does not include unofficial 'black labourers' who work without contracts. The property boom ... yuan in back wages owed to migrant workers. But alarmed by events such as Mr Yang's fiery suicide attempt, the central government is now ordering that the back-pay problem be settled. ...

  6. HKMA pay rise this time also covers Joseph Yam

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Andy Cheng The Hong Kong Monetary Authority, the city's de facto central bank, will raise staff salaries an average of 4.8 per cent from next month, with chief executive Joseph Yam ... Council's Finance Committee, said the HKMA should decide its pay rise only after making a reference to the raise for civil servants. Hong Kong's 160,000 civil servants will know by September ...



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