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  1. NPC wants to open its ranks to migrant workers

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... delegates are from several key sectors, including workers and farmers, cadres, intellectuals, democratic and non-party patriotic factions and overseas Chinese. Shandong NPC delegate Wang Quanjie ...

  2. Third of China's city-dwellers are still second class citizens

    Posted Apr 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland It made headlines around the world at the beginning of this year when government statisticians announced that more than half of China's 1.35 billion people now live in the cities. But what most of the news articles failed to mention is at ...

  3. Construction industry tops survey of Q3 hiring plans

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rick Gangwani Hiring intentions are on the rise, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey. At 14 per cent, the 'net employment outlook' - the percentage of employers anticipating an increase in employment at their location minu ...

  4. A good week for ...

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and his fellow Democrats ahead of next year's vote. The Labour Department said the jobless rate fell from October's 9 per cent to 8.6 per cent in November, a 21/2 year low. ...

  5. Hongkongers may dodge new tax after U-turn

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Chinese nationals from Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan are likely to be exempt from the mainland's new social security tax going into effect next month. But all expats from countries that have not signed bilateral ...

  6. Researchers struggle to find pension fund details

    Posted Jun 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Residents in 29 of the mainland's 31 major administrative regions are not able to track the state of funds deposited with the government to pay for their pensions, according to a report by Shanghai researchers. The finding fuels concern over the giga ...

  7. Government denied on evidence for maids' case

    Posted Aug 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... when the court would hear an application by Vallejos to strike out the evidence. The judicial review is scheduled to begin on August 22. Last week the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment ...

  8. Productivity board should not be bothered over boss' rise, Legco told

    Posted Dec 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Democrats, questioned the need for a high entertainment expense ceiling for the executive director. 'Why would a breakfast cost HK$250?' Wong asked. 'My breakfast costs only ...

  9. China rules!

    Posted Feb 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The mainland not only contributes cheap 'Made in China' products to the world, but also a lot of job opportunities. After the economic turmoil, job markets in the United States, Europe and some Asian countries have been getting worse. China offe ...

  10. Foxconn and Honda examples of a new philosophy on wages

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... Workers on the mainland are gaining new bargaining power, so the media say. 'Foxconn International gives its workers a 30 per cent pay rise after a spate of suicides' ... 'Honda offers a 24 per cent increase to plant workers after a 10-day ...




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