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  1. The future is in finance

    Posted Jan 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to commit crimes; arrests of prostitutes and illegal workers have risen. And after the shopping malls, Hong Kong has no long-term appeal. Hong Kong's real strength is its financial services. ... financial centre. ASHLEY LEE, Yuen Long ...

  2. The children's champion

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Even before moving to Thailand, Malina Zlatkova Enlund had heard stories about children being subjected to sexual abuse and then sold to human trafficking rings in Southeast Asia. But a meeting with an Aids-stricken 12-y ...

  3. Draft law targets foreign workers in crackdown on crime

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... workers, ostensibly to combat an increase in serious crime. The workers- mostly employed in the construction, manufacturing and plantation sectors- would be confined to their quarters, called ... of this year. The measures are strongly supported by the police, who have been criticised for failing to curb rising crime. 'In this way, we can keep track of the workers and arrest them ...

  4. Job losses in financial sector weigh down London prices

    Posted Mar 19th 2008, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren in London Shortage of homes will avert an all-out collapse in the City Job losses in London's financial services sector are driving down property prices, experts say. ... this year- 5 per cent of the financial sector's 400,000 workforce. Recruitment has slumped from last year's record levels. City bonus payments are expected to fall this year. David Salvi, ...

  5. Associate degree students face unfair financial burden, say teachers

    Posted Oct 10th 2005, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... with a hefty financial burden. The Professional Teachers' Union said the government did not offer enough grants and loans to help many associate degree students cope with study costs. ... they apply for financial assistance? This is clearly discrimination,' Mr Cheung said. Associate degree programmes are considered an alternative entry to university for Form Seven graduates whose ...

  6. The Student Financial Assistance Agency

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem A lack of funds does not mean you won't be able to pursue your dreams. Public money The Student Financial Assistance Agency (www.gov.hk/sfaa) offers a variety of means-tested grants and loans, and non-means-tested loans to both full-time and part-time students. Personal loans Most banks provide special education loans or offer personal loans to cover course ...

  7. Financial sector knows keeping up with the pace is vital

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... than the financial sector. With the impact of globalisation- and international market liberalisation- banks, insurance companies, financial planning enterprises and accountancy firms ... for professionals in the areas of financial services and wealth management,' said Mr Cheng, who is also an executive committee member of the Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong, ...

  8. HK's appeal as financial hub grows

    Posted Aug 24th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Baker

    ... Hong Kong has emerged as a major regional financial centre and a popular venue for hosting regional headquarters or representative offices, with banks and finance-related companies strongly ... are rapidly increasing at the same time as cross-border deals flatten in the face of high valuations and regulatory uncertainty. Financial services once again dominated M&A in Taiwan, with more ...

  9. Logistics group needs a financial wizard for Asia

    Posted Aug 11th 2007, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... Jolene Otremba and Jessie Hui A financial gatekeeper armed with integrity should apply for this job at Kuehne+Nagel. The international logistics service provider is looking for a regional ... functions of different national companies and meet with financial controllers on handling treasury projects.' Other duties include developing ideas that can be implemented in the company's ...

  10. Workers save extra for financial security

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... are seeing a gradual increase in the understanding of what MPF is about, and the need to plan for financial contentment upon reaching retirement,' said Luzia Rosa Hung, HSBC general manager ... This is an important factor to consider, especially in long-term planning. This is not to suggest, however, that such a strategy is foolproof and a guarantee of financial success. 'You still have to make ...




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