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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hospital pharmacist told to pay back HK$119,000 over leave scam

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Thomas Chan

    ... Chen's crime was very serious, and her greed "had caused loss to those people who needed your help in society". Chen joined the hospital in 1998 and earned about HK$100,000 a month. She ... Civil service minister Paul Tang Kwok-wai told the Legislative Council on Wednesday that 5,151 government officers had taken more than 30 days of sick leave each in 2011, up from 4,460 in 2007. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hard labour for lawyers who speak only English

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Civil cases in the High Court have shown the opposite trend. Some say the change is good as Cantonese is the mother tongue for the vast majority of the city's population. But the situation ... to court in the language. The Law Society said most of its solicitors knew Chinese. Some view the change as a positive step. Solicitor Christopher Morley said: "I have to accept I am living ...



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