• Friday
  • July 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:58pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 159 for company founded

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - Companies - LABOUR

    Samsung eyes reforms after its probe found a supplier hired child workers

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:31am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com South Korean giant vows tighter hiring processafter errant practice found at mainland factory Samsung suspends supplier over child labour Samsung Electronics, the world's largest smartphone maker, vowed to "strengthen the hiring process" at its production facilities after the South Korean company suspended a mainland-based ...

  2. News - China - LABOUR

    Rare decision: Xiamen labour panel punishes foreign-run company in dispute over workers' strike

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 12:08pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com Legal experts say ruling is 'rare' as companies usually win the upper hand in such cases due to loopholes in the law A labour dispute committee penalised a foreign-run electronics company for firing 34 workers after going on strike- in a rare move that challenges an arbitration system typically seen as favouring employers. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Mainland Chinese engineers can help Hong Kong's projects, ex-civil servant says

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by Phila Siu

    ... "That just cannot satisfy the demand for engineers these days." In recent years, engineering companies had been competing to hire the talent they wanted, he said. "For some companies ... "I have heard that an engineer with three to four years of experience wanted to quit to join another company," he said. "His boss offered him a bonus of four months' pay and he ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Young and old must work to bridge generation gap

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 04:03am by Phila Siu

    ... a manager of a financial company sat patiently in his office waiting for a second interview with a fresh university graduate. An interviewee showed up, but there was one problem: he wasn't the one who came for the first round. "The person said that his friend told him to come to the interview because the friend had already found another job," corporate trainer Andrew Ma ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Bosses plan hiring spree in second half of year, survey shows

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 03:26am by Phila Siu

    ... down 9.8 per cent year-on-year to HK$38.8 billion. The survey found that 49.2 per cent of retailers planned to increase staff numbers. Pownall said many retail companies saw Hong Kong ... Hong Kong general manager Tony Pownall said. "Companies are looking to take on staff to ensure they are ready to capitalise on opportunities when the economy picks up." Some 47.8 per ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    MTR staff launch protest against 'disappointing' pay rise

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Ada Lee

    ... and that the protest was to express their disappointment. "If [the company] asks us to work overtime, that means they haven't hired enough people," Chan said. "In that case, even ... be minimal as staff would continue to work on crucial operating and maintenance jobs. They would refuse to attend the company's promotional events on their days off and decline to work overtime, ...

  7. News - China - LABOUR

    Guangdong collective bargaining proposal seen as bellwether for China

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:13am by Mimi Lau

    ... of them on their social insurance. The strike cost the company 167 million yuan. With tensions rising, the Guangdong Federation of Trade Unions proposed the draft rules, first made public ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Bus company under fire for sacking unionist driver

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 12:00am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... was not related to his participation in labour union activities. A spokesman said the driver was found to have installed radio devices on a bus, which created safety concerns, and that the company had ... on the spot. The company wanted to make an example out of me and silence other union members. I am probably the only driver in the industry who has been fired for using the radio to communicate Kwoon ...

  9. News - China - LABOUR

    Strikes see a new breed of labour activists: management

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 04:42am by Reuters

    ... in pressuring workers to return to work once the company agreed to their demands. The company told them it would go bankrupt if the managers did not compel the workers to return to work, he said. During ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    High-salary civil servants union rejects 5.96 per cent pay study proposal

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by Emily Tsang and Jeffie Lam

    ... the system," said Wong yesterday. "The mechanism creditably reflects the pay trend for over 100 private companies in the past year." He said there was no motive for companies that took part ...




SCMP.com Account