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  1. Call to safeguard shareholders in Ho family fracas

    Posted Feb 02nd 2011, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... involved disclosed new information as and when they should have. Legal experts are monitoring developments in the saga to ensure that lawyers involved in the case handle matters according to the profession's codes. Legislator Chan Kam-lam said Ho had complete freedom to decide how to divide his wealth and what to say to his family. 'But as chairman of two publicly listed companies, his ...

  2. Foxconn factories are labour camps: report

    Posted Oct 11th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... their personal freedom had at least once been illegally restricted.' One Foxconn worker said: 'Although the salary here is better than at many other sweatshops where I worked before, you can ... to identify workers who are feeling suicidal- actually violates workers' privacy by trying to pressure workers into informing on each other. Endless toil The legal limit on overtime in China ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... its results and executives didn't show up for an analyst's meeting on Thursday. Apparently the auditor just wanted more information and couldn't get it in time, so ... sum. 'If it's a listed company, shareholders will also get worried and dump the shares,' he said. Could be nasty for the casinos if this idea catches on. The luxury of freedom We ...

  4. The wait continues for a free press

    Posted Nov 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... enabling him to consolidate his power as party chief, president and commander-in-chief- expectations for a new era of press freedom ran high. Mr Hu, perceived as more willing to listen ... freedom than his predecessors. 'Hu did not differ from Jiang on political reforms,' said Ren Wanding, a veteran pro-democracy activist. Holding up a strengthened party as the ideal ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Ben Kwok Geoghegan submitted to puff about HSBC pastries Even 'the world's local bank' has times when it fails to keep shareholders happy. At HSBC's informal meeting ... d'Honneur de la Commanderie du Bontemps, a title reserved for French wine connoisseurs. Rather than media freedom, the credit was given for the weekly food-and-wine column that he pens in his Next ...

  6. Doctor's orders

    Posted Oct 20th 2008, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... this information, analyses the different types of food available on that day and then maps out meals for each patient.' The idea, says Yeung, is that equipped with such information, the computer makes ... inform patients before admission so they are not shocked. Most of them are very positive and say they didn't think vegetarian food could be so nice. Others say it's OK but they prefer ...

  7. SiS sells core business to Jardine unit

    Posted Nov 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez SiS International Holdings has agreed to divest its core information technology distribution business and sell it for US$130 million to rival Jardine OneSolution, a part of Hong ... information technology services companies in Asia. The acquisition covers SiS' information technology distribution operations in Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia. In a filing yesterday ...

  8. Huawei gets US court to restrain Motorola

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of its confidential information to rival Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN). The Shenzhen-based Huawei has co-operated with Motorola in the radio access network and core network businesses since 2000. ... The US company also received confidential information on Huawei's product specifications, designs, software and hardware implementations, pricing and other commercial data. Huawei says ...

  9. Officials mull ways to lift transparency after Daya Bay case

    Posted Jul 01st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Joyce Ng Senior executives of CLP Power are scratching their heads over how to release more information on what they said were insignificant events at Daya Bay nuclear ... that the government was in talks with the power company and Guangdong authorities on how to perfect the cross-border notification system so that more information on minor incidents could be released ...

  10. Laws a blow to secretive bureaucracy

    Posted May 12th 2008, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei For ordinary mainlanders who try to obtain information from the vast and opaque bureaucracy, the process is not unlike having root canal treatment - painful, long and unpleasant. That explains why many people eagerly awaited China's first national regulations on the public disclosure of government information, which came into effect on May 1. According ...




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