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  1. A defining test of the party's leadership

    Posted Jun 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the importance of job creation to social stability, it poses a difficult challenge. Getting the balance right will be a defining test of the next generation of Communist Party leadership. ... Older generations want better lives for their children, and new ones want to do better than their parents. China remains no exception to this truism, even though hundreds of millions now ...

  2. China forecast to lose biggest asset

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Plenum of the Communist Party's 16th Central Committee inaugurated on Saturday, which will endorse the 11th Five Year Plan, the blueprint for the country's development between 2006 ... Staff Reporter Workforce will stop growing in 2011 and shrink by 2021 China may lose one of its biggest competitive strengths- cheap labour- when its workforce stops growing in 2011, ...

  3. Trade unions emboldened by revision of law

    Posted Jul 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a trade union official who works for Shenzhen Power. 'Our ability to help staff is limited because the union is led by the Communist Party,' she said. 'The company concedes to our ... by the Communist Party and it was a democratic election only in name.' ...

  4. Focus on boosting skilled workforce

    Posted Dec 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the secretive meeting in the capital, organised by the Communist Party. Officials from the Ministry of Personnel declined to comment. The mainland was facing several problems, including lack of skilled personnel, uneven distribution of workers and lack of a mechanism for developing scientific personnel, the China News Service said. It warned that the mainland was facing a serious test of human ...

  5. Trade union is urged to ease plight of jobless

    Posted Sep 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... as the enemy of the working class, the Communist Party still considered workers to be the vanguard of society. 'The historical function of the working class has not changed, and it cannot ... union it should concentrate on finding jobs for the unemployed and support people who have fallen into poverty. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the All-China Federation of Trade Unions' ...

  6. Labour pains

    Posted Jan 14th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... workers are not being paid what they are promised, even when they have a contract. According to the All-China Federation of Trade Unions- the official network of trade unions under Communist Party ... Frank Ching China's rapid economic development over the last quarter of a century- in particular the replacement of a planned economy with a market economy- the privatisation ...

  7. Government denied on evidence for maids' case

    Posted Aug 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... social and policy impact' if the domestic workers win their case. The judge asked the parties to try to resolve the matter. If they could not, their arguments would be heard on August 16, ... residency. The party cited a government estimate that 500,000 people could settle in Hong Kong, costing an extra HK$25 billion a year in social spending, if domestic workers were granted permanent ...

  8. Fired pilots confident court will back them

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to terminate employment at any time by giving notice or payment in lieu. This is totally unfair,' he said. 'When two parties enter into a contract you have to expect that there's ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Top court hears Cathay dispute over attendants' holiday pay

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Airline challenges ruling that allowances and commissions should be included in holiday wage Cathay Pacific took its holiday- pay dispute with its flight attendants to the Court of Final Appeal yesterday. The airline is challenging an appeal court judgmen ...

  10. Union dispute on Indian tea estate kills 21

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am

    ... at the site of the blaze. Firemen doused the flames and pulled the bodies of victims, which had been charred beyond recognition, from the debris. Accusing Bengal's communist administration of failing to maintain law and order, the opposition Trinamul Congress Party has demanded a high court inquiry to investigate whether the tragedy could have been prevented. A crisis has been brewing ...




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