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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hongkong International Terminals dockers offered 10pc pay rise

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Dockers offered 10pc pay rise Dock workers at Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), the port operator hit by a five-week strike over wages last year, could see their pay go up by 10.1 per cent from next month. Base salaries will increase by 6 per cent, and the company would offer an additional 4.1 per cent in incentive income. HIT said its ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - PORTS

    Terminal operator seeks court order to end strike

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... to continue the strike until their demands were met. Gerry Yim Lui-fai, managing director of Hongkong International Terminals, which operates five of the nine terminals, said: "I've signed ... said the industrial action had caused a serious operations slowdown, with 80 to 90 per cent of business interrupted. But Hongkong International Terminals said the impact had been minimal. Yim ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

    Judge orders striking workers to leave Kwai Tsing dock

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Stuart Lau, Patsy Moy and Dennis Chong

    ... as the port operator at the centre of the row, Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), said it expected vessels would be delayed for an average of 60 hours if the strike continued. HIT is a subsidiary ... demand Judge orders striking workers off the dock Hundreds of striking dock workers and their supporters ended their occupation of the Kwai Tsing container terminal last night after its operators ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - STRIKE

    Port rejects dockers' pay claims

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu, Stuart Lau, Patsy Moy

    ... ago. But the strike organiser branded the remarks by Hongkong International Terminals' (HIT) managing director Gerry Yim Lui-fai yesterday as "ridiculous", and questioned whether ... that their pay is now lower than in 1997 or during Sars Gerry Yim Lui-fai, Hongkong International Terminals' "There were reports saying that the workers have not had pay rises in the past ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS

    Dockers continue strike despite sacking threat

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 02:18pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... this period. However, port operator Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), a subsidiary of billionaire Li Ka-shing’s Hutchison Whampoa, refuted the claim on Tuesday. Managing director Gerry Yim ... the Kwai Chung Container Terminal. The strike by the dock workers for higher pay has entered its sixth day with no signs of it easing. Last night, port operators won an injunction against 14 ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Strike a threat to port's status, industry says

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih, Phila Siu

    ... and hundreds of supporters gathered outside the Kwai Tsing container terminals to push their demand for a 17 per cent pay rise. Gerry Yim Lui-fai, managing director of Hongkong International Terminals ... are losers. We've lost our reputation in the international shipping business Gerry Yim Lui-fai, managing director of Hongkong International Terminals He said some vessels that had waited at Kwai ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Dockers' plight rouses public support via Facebook

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... know before their action," FTU lawmaker Wong Kwok-kin said. He said his party had been negotiating a 10 per cent rise with Hongkong International Terminals, which since the strike had ... coming forward at the Kwai Chung container terminals, partly thanks to campaigns on social networks. While there has been no progress on the workers' demand for a 17 per cent pay rise, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    The grim life of a dock workhorse

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... operator Hongkong International Terminals forcing them out of the terminal itself. "It's dangerous here. If a truck lost control and crashed into us, the result would ... shift after shift at the container terminals without a break and for days at a time has not just left them exhausted; it has also cost them their family life. "It makes you really grumpy, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology

    New spectator sport of video games draws thousands of Hongkongers

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 03:15pm by ALAN YU, Melanie Leung

    ... booms from inflatable sticks and cheering fans, you might think you were at a concert, but this particular crowd is watching large screens of people playing video games. Around 2,200 Hongkongers attended the second Hong Kong E-Sports Tournament Grand Finals, a two-day video game contest at the Kowloon Bay International Trade and Exhibition Centre last weekend. That’s twice as many people ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Cantonese or Putonghua in schools? Hongkongers fear culture and identity 'waning'

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:05am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau and Vanessa Yung As debate rages over which language of instruction is best for learning, many Hongkongers feel they are struggling to hold onto their dialect and culture ... schools is causing concern- and some resentment- among Hongkongers. While educators are split about the efficacy of adopting Putonghua as the medium of instruction, some residents fear that Hong ...




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