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  1. Police action blamed for smaller donation

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam A taxi union has blamed the police for the poor response to its campaign to raise funds for the family of a taxi driver killed in a collision with a truck in Lok Ma Chau three weeks ago. To Sun-tong, organiser of the fund-raising effort, said that his group, the Motor Transport Workers General Union, was disappointed with the result as he presented a cheque ...

  2. Business - Companies - CARS

    Ford boss Mulally doesn't regret 'conservative' approach in China

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 04:33am by Anita Lam

    ... geographical balance around the world- the United States is mature but it's a big market, and the emerging markets are growing fast." While Ford has beaten rivals General Motors and Chrysler ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com Ford boss has no regrets over mainland strategy Ford Motor chief executive Alan Mulally said he did not regret adopting a conservative approach to business ...

  3. KMB seals pay deal with drivers' union, but others seek more

    Posted Jun 30th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... a discrepancy of only 0.3 per cent. The director of the Citybus division under the Motor Transport Workers General Union, Tang Wai-cheong, admitted the discrepancy amounted to just HK$20 per month, ...

  4. Bus unions call for pay rises amid economic slump

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... were unlikely given the economic downturn. The companies- Kowloon Motor Bus, New World First Bus, Citybus and Long Win- said they would begin talks with the unions in April. The Motor Transport Workers General Union said it was open to discussion on the increase but scoffed at suggestions that the economic slowdown was hurting the bus companies. 'Commuters are more prone to take ...

  5. Dead taxi driver's kin may not get donations

    Posted Feb 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... 54, said: 'If everything has to go through the formal procedures it will take months.' Mr To said his group, the Motor Transport Workers General Union, had verbally notified police ...

  6. Police clear bus driver bailed over death of man who fell down steps

    Posted Jan 09th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... A union welcomed the move but said the driver should not have been arrested in the first place. 'The charge was too serious and unfair to the driver,' Motor Transport Workers General ...

  7. KMB drivers threaten action over storm rule

    Posted Sep 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... 22, the Motor Transport Workers General Union said, and that did not include the trip home once the drivers had returned to the depot. The union's deputy director for KMB, Chung Kin-wah, ... Anita Lam Bylaw 'forces work in typhoons' Kowloon Motor Bus drivers have threatened to take industrial action if the Transport Department refuses to review what they call ...

  8. Air-quality proposals 'bad for business'

    Posted Jul 24th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Olga Wong

    ... would increase the burden on small retailers inside the low emission zones since they might have to replace their fleets. Taxi unionist Low Shih-cheng from the Motor Transport Workers General ...

  9. MTR staff unhappy with pay rises of up to 1.2pc after firm made HK$8b profit last year

    Posted Jul 14th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... profit. The size of the increment also sparked concern among drivers of Kowloon Motor Bus, New World First Bus and Citybus, who go into their final round of pay talks tomorrow, with some unions also considering action if they are not satisfied. 'The MTR made HK$8 billion profit last year... but are not sharing the fruit,' said Fung Hin-cheong of the MTR Staff General ...

  10. Transport firms need more help: legislators

    Posted Sep 17th 2005, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... they would have to put up fares to cover rising costs. Star Ferry assistant general manager Johnny Leung Dik-hing said its fuel bill had more than doubled in two years. 'The ratio of [spending ... outside the Star Ferry pier to Tsim Sha Tsui East. Kowloon Motor Bus deputy managing director Edmond Ho Tat-man said: 'Our fuel costs have been $529 million so far this year, a 42.6 per cent ...



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