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  1. Teachers fired in single-child row

    Posted May 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chow Chung-yan Hundreds of temporary teachers in Bobai county, Guangxi, are fighting to keep their jobs as a result of the local authorities' poor management of birth-control policies. The rural backwater in southeastern Guangxi attracted international attention last week after three days of riots in 28 towns over the local government's brutal enforcement ...

  2. Mainland must act on conterfeiting menace

    Posted Jan 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if they are as bad as reported in some mainland media, must be rectified quickly. A Guangxi farmer was sentenced this week to 10 months in jail for trying to use fake notes to buy jewellery at a shop ...

  3. Workers are hard to find, despite official optimism

    Posted Feb 16th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... visit to Guangxi, but only employed 500 workers on its first day. Meanwhile, 1,200 factories in Dongguan had advertised 13,000 jobs online, but they were still waiting to fill 10,000 vacancies ...

  4. Children forced to work in factories

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Children as young as 13 years old were sent to work in sweatshop factories in Dongguan, Guangdong under 'summer job' schemes backed by their parents and their schools, according to a report by China Central Television. The report- broadcast by the popular Economic Half-Hour programme on Thursday- said teenagers in Hunan, Guangxi and northern Guangdong ...

  5. Workers to be sent abroad to ease strain

    Posted Nov 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... market,' Mr Wang said in Guangxi on Tuesday. He said through working overseas, Chinese workers could earn more hard currency for the country and improve their skills. Statistics showed 525,000 ...


    Posted Jun 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Evening News reports. Only children fret about their futures Guangxi University has found that about 70 per cent of 800 only children surveyed worry about their future careers. Some said salaries ...

  7. Migrants left with no choice after falling victim to the global economic downturn

    Posted Jan 05th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... off. But in the end, it was not the gruelling work but a defaulting Russian importer that compelled the couple to head back to their village in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region six weeks before ... and when we're tired is the only solution. We'll definitely go bankrupt if all coaches operate strictly according to the government's safety regulations.' Back in Guangxi, Ms ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Nov 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... against the alleged torture of 100 practitioners in a prison in Jilin, Guangxi province, and to demand the immediate release of all illegally detained practitioners. Most of the followers detained ...

  9. Officers go undercover to nab illegal workers

    Posted Dec 27th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... employment. Senior labour officer Ernest Ip Yee-cheung said most of the illegal mainland workers caught recently came from Guangzhou, Guangxi and Fujian. 'Often, they work as salesmen, waiters ...

  10. 300,000 Foxconn staff in move to Henan

    Posted Jun 30th 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... and dinner,' a worker in his 20s from Guangxi said. 'Although the company guaranteed at least one day off every week after 13 suicide attempts, the policy hasn't been carried out. 'One ...




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