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  1. Companies and agencies begin to feel the pinch

    Posted Dec 05th 2005, 12:00am by Norma Connolly, Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui, Clytze Li and Norma Connolly Some companies and agencies near the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre are already feeling the effects of the coming WTO ministerial ... and hiring computer consultants to move their systems around. A number of companies have told staff to work at home during the conference week. At the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ...

  2. Accountants put companies under the microscope

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants will test how well companies have followed new listing rules and code of best practices in its sixth annual corporate governance competition. Entries opened yesterday for the Best Corporate Governance Disclosure Awards, which examine annual reports of companies for the year to or before March. The companies ...

  3. Korean cosmetics company wants PR executive

    Posted Oct 08th 2005, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft, Vicki Williams

    ... Vicki Williams and Elizabeth Horscroft Amore Pacific, a Korean-based international cosmetics and personal care group, is seeking a public relations executive to promote the company's Laneige skincare and cosmetics ranges in Hong Kong. The position includes such responsibilities as assisting in press release writing, preparation and distribution, assisting in the creation ...

  4. Easier main board access for GEM companies

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu in Beijing Cheaper and easier conditions for Growth Enterprise Market-listed companies to migrate to the main board are among proposals to revamp the under-performing GEM. ... The exchange welcomed any quality companies to list, regardless of size,' he said. 'There may be some failures on the GEM, but it is the characteristic of the second board as it is a market ...

  5. HK markets lure Zhejiang companies

    Posted Jan 19th 2005, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu While provincial officials attending the Zhejiang Week investment fair charm foreign direct investors, the province's companies are looking to tap Hong Kong's markets. Ningbo-based stationery maker Beifa Group hopes to raise US$10 million by floating a 25 per cent stake on the main board this year, says president Qiu Zhiming. The company has completed ...

  6. In good company

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... be appearing on Tuesday at the City Hall Concert Hall. It's in this company that he may well be heard at his best- and Mehldau probably wouldn't argue with that. The band have made a series ...

  7. Global company founded by a gifted South African entrepreneur

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... companies in the region and arranged production in Hong Kong, which was then a cut-price manufacturing centre. It was easy money. He devoted three months a year to collecting orders, getting ... Marlow's retirement in 1977, his successors at Marlow Promotions, as the company was then known, continued to make trips to the Middle East, generating ever greater revenue. In the 1980s, ...

  8. Funds sought for companies law rejig

    Posted Dec 05th 2005, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... Jane Moir Five-year process to overhaul archaic legislation expected to cost up to $156m The government is to seek funding for an overhaul of the Companies Ordinance this week in what ... undertaking' will be done in-house, according to Companies Registrar Gordon Jones. A white bill is to be drafted for public consultation and is expected to be presented to lawmakers by the third ...

  9. How prepared is your company?

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

    ... computers/connections Find out who in the company has internet access from home and set a plan for those who don't. Remote offices Splitting up the number of employees working within close proximity to one ... Tactfully teach employees personal hygiene. Make company-sponsored flu shots available. Confidentiality If someone does get severely ill, it is important to keep it confidential. Even today, ...

  10. Many companies still wary about raising pay

    Posted Nov 04th 2005, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Most companies answering a survey said they planned to increase pay by an average of up to 2.3 per cent next year, but more said they were delaying a decision, with the threat of bird flu being a factor. According to an annual pay trend survey by the Hong Kong Institute of Human Resource Management, 19 out of the 22 companies that provided an answer said they would ...




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