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  1. News - Hong Kong - EMPLOYMENT

    Hong Kong consultants in demand to uncover corporate fraud

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... mean something quite different to one Hong Kong firm. Verity Consulting says employers are flocking to use its services, including pre-employment checks and corporate fraud investigation, ... In the end, the investor withdrew from the company. The pair said this kind of corporate investigation was common in Europe and the United States, and they hope it will catch on in Hong Kong. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Census figures a warning Hong Kong must invest in its future workers

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Paul Yip

    ... figures confirm the two most important population issues in Hong Kong, namely a shrinking working population and an ever increasing number of older adults. In the past decade, 2001-2011, ... Less than half of our population will be working to support the rest. Furthermore, our workforce will not be young and vibrant, which is crucial for Hong Kong to remain competitive. For any ...

  3. Non-locals at university now able to seek work

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem Rules barring non-local university students from working while in Hong Kong are to be relaxed from Monday, allowing them to take up part-time and holiday jobs and internships. 'At present, people in Hong Kong on a student visa need to apply for the Immigration Department's permission before they can take any form of employment,' said Helen Chan Wing-mui, ...

  4. Hard work pays off for graduates of the Open University

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong For students of the Open University of Hong Kong, the road to a degree can be a tortuous one. But the years of endeavour are worth it, a university survey has found, with most graduates enjoying improved careers. Philip Chan Yiu-chung experienced several troughs in the 15 years he spent obtaining bachelor and master's degrees. 'I failed English in [the Hong Kong ...

  5. University staff appeal to lawmakers

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun City University staff fighting a management proposal to end long-term contracts for 112 colleagues took their case to lawmakers yesterday. Last month the university e-mailed 94 ... at many universities. The employees were asked to transfer from the university to the College of Higher Vocational Studies, a branch of the university, in the 1990s. In 2004, the college became ...

  6. New university cleaning company set up

    Posted Jul 21st 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... OAKES LU and ANDY CHENG Updated at 12.42pm: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has set up a subsidiary company to do the cleaning work for the university. The work was previously outsourced to private companies. PolyU is the first university in Hong Kong to set up a company to do its cleaning. According to Mingpao, the Campus Facilities Management Company was established ...

  7. Baptist University celebrates job record

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Jessie Hui The latest graduates from the Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) have achieved a record high employment rate, the university's graduate job survey has found. Conducted by the placement centre of the university's student affairs office last December, the survey received responses from 1,369 of the 1,373 bachelor's degree graduates, a response rate of 99.7 per ...

  8. Pity the university graduates, but job fairs are for low-skilled people

    Posted Jun 21st 2006, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... school to hold one of these. Why do we have university graduates in mind for them? I shall tell you why. Look at the chart. It shows you the proportion of jobs in Hong Kong held by people with tertiary education degrees, not just people who attended some classes at a university or vocational institute but real graduates. We have 705,000 such people now employed in Hong Kong, more than 20 ...

  9. Low point for Hong Kong's highly skilled

    Posted Sep 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Ma Ling

    ... students graduated from Hong Kong's universities and colleges, of which 15,364, or about 49 per cent, left with undergraduate degrees, 9,105 had postgraduate qualifications and 6,628 completed ... Marilyn Ma Ling The problem of graduate unemployment isn't isolated to the mainland. According to Deborah Morgan, the regional area manager for recruitment firm Manpower Hong Kong ...

  10. The winners and losers in Hong Kong's age divide

    Posted Dec 31st 2009, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... work at the University of Hong Kong, said the poor quality of the future workforce might aggravate the problems of the ageing population. It was often too difficult for young migrants to catch ... Olga Wong Hong Kong Island will be the greyest, while new towns will be the most youthful. The workforce will have shrunk and some of us will have to work longer. Sai Kung, Yuen Long ...




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