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  1. City Briefs

    Posted Jun 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on King's Road. The man went into a Dah Sing Bank branch near the Tin Hau MTR station about 2pm. He threatened a teller with a lighter and a bottle of what appeared to be flammable liquid. ...

  2. Sing Pao fined again over unpaid wages

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Chinese-language newspaper Sing Pao Daily News was fined again for delaying payment of wages and annual leave to 12 former employees who were sacked or resigned last year. The newspaper was fined HK$112,000 yesterday after pleading guilty to 28 charges regarding delayed payments of nearly HK$400,000 from September 2006 to October 2007. The employees have since been paid. ...

  3. Sing Pao racks up one more late-payment fine

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lai Ying-kit The Chinese-language Sing Pao Daily News has been fined again for not paying wages on time. The 68-year-old newspaper has been fined more than 70 times for wage offences. ... part of the money had been paid on time, the court heard. Imposing the fine, Special Magistrate Yu Cheuk-man described Sing Pao as an 'awful employer'. 'It has a history of 71 ...

  4. I erred, but Sing Pao back-pay fine stays, says magistrate

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A magistrate who reviewed his own penalty on a newspaper company for non-payment of wages admitted yesterday he had made a mistake - but upheld his ruling. The decision by Joseph To Ho-shing angered journalists at the Sing Pao Daily News whose pay had been delayed and unionists who had been helping them. They described the penalty as 'so low that it is disgraceful' ...

  5. Magistrate asks for more details in review of Sing Pao's fine

    Posted Jan 06th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the hearing over the penalty he imposed on Sing Pao Daily News. Information he sought included the newspaper's background and the prevalence of any previous delays in paying wages. 'This ... employees had pursued claims of about HK$730,000 for wages and termination compensation. 'Your honour should look into the whole picture instead of individual cases. Sing Pao has been delaying ...

  6. Sing Pao fined HK$4,200 in pay row

    Posted Jan 04th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Journalists fume over 'shameful' penalty for unpaid wages The owner of Chinese-language newspaper Sing Pao Daily News involved in a dispute over back pay was fined ... to be witnesses in claims against Sing Pao. They also threatened to lodge proceedings to wind up the 68-year-old paper if the management failed to settle the November wages this Friday and December's ...

  7. Sing Pao staff vow to step up fight for late pay

    Posted Jan 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui Employees of the embattled Chinese-language newspaper Sing Pao Daily News yesterday vowed to escalate their actions against the company if they do not receive their November ... Journalists Association, which arranged yesterday's protest, said Sing Pao had seriously breached the Employment Ordinance by delaying payments. 'The newspaper has set one of the worst ...

  8. Magistrate who fined Sing Pao paper to hold review

    Posted Jan 05th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam The magistrate who fined the owner of the Chinese-language newspaper Sing Pao Daily News HK$4,200 in a case involving back pay for three of its staff yesterday initiated the rare ... because Sing Pao Newspaper Management had been sincere in resolving the issue and the chances of reoffending were slim. But the Labour Department said it was likely the company would soon face ...

  9. Sing Pao owners blame ex-bosses for mess

    Posted May 04th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong The owners of the Sing Pao Daily News are blaming the paper's financial mess on the former management but vow to support staff and pay outstanding salaries and MPF ... the 67-year-old newspaper, it had pumped in $100 million and was determined to solve the latest problem. 'All staff can relax. We will continue to support Sing Pao,' it said. The Labour ...

  10. MPF bosses take aim at Sing Pao

    Posted May 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Authority suspects newspaper has not paid contributions since January Debts are piling up at the cash-strapped Sing Pao Daily News as the Mandatory Provident Fund Authority ... if the company does not settle the unpaid wages. By yesterday, the Labour Department had received 29 complaints from Sing Pao staff. Two of these cases have been referred to the Labour Tribunal. ...




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