• Thursday
  • July 10, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:49pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 8 of 8 for guangxi

Search results

  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. 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 ...

  3. 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 ...


    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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Shenzhen to increase pay to ease labour crunch

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to phase out those factories. In fact, many have already moved to the outer Pearl River Delta or Guangxi. Mr Lam said skilled workers in Shenzhen were earning above the mandated minimum wage ...

  8. Labour pains as slowdown hits plants

    Posted Jun 30th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... push to develop the central and western regions has increasingly created job opportunities for migrant workers in Hunan, Hubei, Sichuan and Guangxi, a trend that diminishes the attraction ...



SCMP.com Account