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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Deputy police chief clarifies 'abuse' comment

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 06:02am by Clifford Lo

    ... taking verbal abuse was part of an officer's job has expressed his regret to four staff unions and moved to clarify his controversial remark. In a letter addressed to the unions, Alfred Ma ... "In this critical moment, we should stand united." The letter was sent on Monday night, after the Police Inspectors' Association snubbed an urgent meeting called by Ma, who shares ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    HK$3 rise in Hong Kong’s minimum wage ‘would cost HK$1.4 billion’

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:45pm by Phila Siu

    ... wage in the retail sector increased 10.2 per cent from HK$33.30 to HK$36.70 from September 2010 to a year later. The source said the commission received about 300 letters during the eight-week ...

  3. News - China - LABOUR

    Guangdong collective bargaining proposal seen as bellwether for China

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:13am by Mimi Lau

    ... legislative body in April, six major associations representing Hong Kong businesses issued a strongly worded letter opposing the bill. On May 15, the Hong Kong Business Community Joint Conference, ...

  4. News - China Insider - LABOUR

    Revealed: How trade unions are failing in Shenzhen's factories

    Posted Oct 30th 2013, 03:32pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... electronics factory was better. All of the 25 workers surveyed at the Epson factory were aware of the trade union and 23 of them knew whether they were members or not. The students sent an open letter ... factories”, reads the letter. The letter urged the federation’s chairman to settle the disputes in the four factories from their report, and to promote direct elections for all factory workers ...

  5. News - China - LABOUR

    1,000 workers from Hong Kong-listed firm hold rally

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 04:08am by He Huifeng

    ... hand in a letter first saying we quit the jobs voluntarily. They are not sincere at all and just want to fool the workers," he said. ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Medical watchdog counsel under fire over pay and performance

    Posted Aug 08th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... legal advisers could be employed," Ho said. Ho was one of the signatories on the letter sent to health director Dr Constance Chan Hon-yee last Thursday. Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man also got a copy. Dr Gabriel Choi Kin, who also signed the letter, urged the department to assess the barrister's work rate. Responding to media inquiries, Chan's secretary said ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Police unions slam 'insult of a pay rise'

    Posted Jun 09th 2013, 12:00am by Niall Fraser, JOSHUA BUT

    ... Niall Fraser and Joshua But Four unions representing all ranks write a joint letter to chief executive condemning proposed wage increases they say neglect staff morale Police slam ... to reject the government's pay adjustment mechanism. In a strongly worded letter to Leung dated June 6 - two days after Secretary for the Civil Service Paul Tang Kwok-wai announced a wage ...

  8. Business - Companies - LABOUR

    Hyundai and Kia braced for second year of walkouts

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... a letter to the union on Tuesday requesting that the talks resume, according to an e-mailed statement. The vote at Hyundai, which has the country's biggest workers' guild, signals ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Sacked dockers cry foul over 'unfair' dismissal

    Posted May 29th 2013, 07:30pm by Amy Nip

    ... forgot to don his helmet while working last Thursday and later received a letter of dismissal for flouting safety rules. "I received no prior warning. Isn't instant dismissal too ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Business chambers voice concerns over working hours

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Colleen Lee

    ... of the city's biggest business chambers have sent a rare joint letter to the government, warning that legislating standard working hours would hurt the commercial environment. The chambers wrote ... drafted letter does not say directly that the chambers oppose such a law, but warns it would be detrimental to the city's steady and robust economic growth. "The far-reaching ...




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