• Tuesday
  • September 16, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:18pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 169 for financial services

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    40pc of Hongkongers have considered retiring abroad for financial reasons

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:57am by Olga Wong

    ... retiring elsewhere Forty per cent of Hongkongers would consider leaving the city when they retire, believing they would be financially better off elsewhere, a survey has found. And one scholar says ... Financial Group. Researchers polled 508 people aged 20 to 55 in April on their attitude to retirement. Respondents gave an average rating of 5.5 out of 10 to the question of whether they were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557039/40pc-hongkongers-would-consider-retiring-elsewhere-survey-finds
  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Disabled groups defying the odds to dance to a different tune

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... from friends and family. "I've become an advocate for the disabled now," she said, adding that Korea's financial support for disabled people and their carers were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1589490/disabled-groups-defying-odds-dance-different-tune
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Number of prisoners in Hong Kong hits record low

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 04:56am by Lana Lam

    ... and new Correctional Services Department figures show that last year, it was 99.5 days. As of June, the penal population was 8,906, made up of 7,249 inmates- those in prisons, drug treatment ... the Correctional Services Department see the consequences of [actions of] the judiciary or immigration but I don't think they necessarily know why," he said. "Each part tends to know only ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586883/prison-population-hits-record-low-theyre-spending-more-time-remand
  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Fewer prisoners ending up back in jail, thanks to increased help

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 04:56am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com With more help at hand, fewer inmates reoffend The number of convicted criminals reoffending within two years of their release from jail has fallen by almost 10 per cent since 2000. The recidivism rate fell from 39.9 per cent in 2000 to 31 per cent in 2010. A Correctional Services Department (CSD) spokeswoman said the downward trend could ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586878/fewer-prisoners-ending-back-jail-thanks-increased-help
  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    This civil engineer's got the answers

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans annemarie.evans@scmp.com Vincent Chu is so fond of his profession that he has set up a free inquiry service on the subject This civil engineer's got the answers Want ... are easy-to-read solutions for students or armchair enthusiasts, Chu loves to share the fruits of his questioning mind. In addition to the books, since 2008 he has been running an email inquiry service ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585282/civil-engineers-got-answers
  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Donor's plea to submit to a little pain to save a life

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by Annemarie Evans and Susanna Kemp

    ... by the Government Disciplined Services General Union for the Spirit of Hong Kong Award presented for self-sacrifice to achieve greater good.   ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586059/donors-plea-submit-little-pain-save-life
  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Corporate charity helps kids find their own paths

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Annemarie Evans

    ... in Wong Tai Sin, where the resident children tend to be referred from social services. "This is sometimes as a result of domestic abuse," Ko said. The company holds fun days ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585280/corporate-charity-helps-kids-find-their-own-paths
  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    An engineer's fiery passion for robots

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by Annemarie Evans

    ... analysis, allowing local fire services to stop the fire from spreading. Sham's company, now known as Insight Robotics, has sold 60 such robots to the mainland for use in its country parks. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586061/engineers-fiery-passion-robots
  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Expats 'put off by Hong Kong' over the lack of gay rights law

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:30am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... and enhancing the city's status as a global financial centre. "Not everybody … is able to realise their potential in a situation where you've got rights … not being protected, and people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581871/expats-put-hong-kong-lack-gay-rights-law
  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hong Kong universities urged to ban alcohol sales on campus

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:22am by Arthur Chan

    ... to alcohol consumption, thus they binge drink more often than ordinary people," the hospital group's community services secretary, Ivan Yiu Tze-leung, said. The group's "Stay ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581516/hong-kong-universities-urged-ban-alcohol-sales-campus

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or