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  1. Little company, micro loans, big business

    Posted Aug 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A typical borrower might be a company employee who moonlights as an online store operator and needs money for procurement. She goes to CreditEase with documents supporting her source of income, ... is that Tang's company does not take deposits or directly make loans. Instead, it finds individuals who are willing to lend directly to the borrowers whom the company has pre-screened. The borrower ...

  2. New deal will cement position of company

    Posted Apr 24th 2009, 12:00am by Kate Watson

    ... The merger of BDO McCabe Lo (BDO) and Shu Lun Pan Horwath Hong Kong (SLP Horwath), effective in seven days' time, will strengthen BDO International's position as the fifth-largest accounting network worldwide. It also heralds a greater focus by ...

  3. All eyes on optical company

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... before.' Bursting onto the retail stage, the company has grown to about 250 stores on the mainland in recent years and is still growing. Capitalising on its leadership position in the China optical ... at needing about 5,000 to 6,000 employees,' Mr Minakakis said. While the company's objective is to have an organisation that is 99.8per cent run by Chinese associates, it is also realistic ...

  4. Another HK company in Shenzhen falters

    Posted Oct 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk Another Hong Kong-funded factory has gone bankrupt in Shenzhen, leaving hundreds of workers without pay. The latest to fall was Chong Yik Toy Company in Longgang district, ... 130 Hong Kong employees of the company had been sacked, with entitlements including all wages and severance payments. Also, an employee of Xixiang's Bailingda Industrial (Shenzhen) ...

  5. Mainland companies step up investment in Britain

    Posted Sep 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Mainland telecommunications and information-technology companies are stepping up investment in Britain in a bid to put their expansion plans across Europe on the fast track, British trade officials said. China Mobile, Huawei Technologies, China Netcom Group Corp, ZTE Corp and China Central Television lead more than 300 companies in the information and communications ...

  6. Big 4 accounting companies lift mainland hiring

    Posted Jun 09th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... on recruitment, training and retention of talent as well as opening new offices. That has boosted the company's headcount there more than threefold since 2004 and revenue by a double-digit ... chairman Carlson Tong Ka-shing said his firm planned to recruit 2,500 graduates and experienced professionals in the mainland and Hong Kong this year. The company has about 7,000 employees ...

  7. Company remains one step ahead in winning talent war

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Eileen Lian

    ... they join a company,' said David Chan, IBM China/Hong Kong manager of leadership development. 'Companies need to make sure that employees are offered the right training and development ... and globalisation, the learning road maps that the company puts in place in China can be shared by all its subsidiaries. 'We have a very good one-year programme for our middle management in China. When ...

  8. Publishing company encourages new ideas

    Posted Aug 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Written by Jan Chan The electronic age has brought all kinds of changes to the retail and publishing sectors, obliging companies to respond to shifting customer demands with new formats ... to read contracts in addition to profit and loss statements. They should also have a good network of contacts.' The company has about 460 staff in its retail, publishing and textbook ...

  9. Companies optimistic and in hiring mode

    Posted Jul 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Andrea Zavadszky

    ... ADVERTISED JOB vacancy figures hit a new high in the second quarter of this year. Companies are clearly in hiring mode and optimistic about the economy and business prospects in the coming ... demand. Companies are offering 20 to 30 per cent increments to attract candidates who have the right product and market experience,' Ms Chow said. Advertisements for sales jobs have also ...

  10. Pret rewards pay off for staff and company

    Posted Jun 04th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... resources- promoting a competitive spirit and introducing a reward system to nurture a sense of pride in company products and the way they serve them. The logical end result is that staff are happier, making customers happier, with the company's bottom line ultimately benefiting. Besides the coffee competition, Pret's staff compete for four other major awards each quarter. ...




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