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  1. Rate of workers in limbo doubles

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Change in economic structure means more people take longer to find work Profound changes in Hong Kong's economic structure mean the 'natural rate' of unemployment - the number of people between jobs when the economy is operating at full cap ...

  2. Civil service softens over criminal records

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Applicants for government jobs may not have to declare criminal convictions for much longer. The Legislative Council's security panel heard yesterday that the Civil Service Bureau was reviewing the requirement. Social workers had earlier told the pan ...

  3. Founder apologises over Oasis collapse

    Posted Apr 21st 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... interested in acquiring the low-cost carrier. The Reverend Raymond Lee Cho-min said: 'We are very sorry about the inconvenience caused. We are very sorry for our passengers and commercial ... investor. Mr Lee insisted the operation model of the no-frills carrier was not the cause of its collapse and put its failure down to insufficient funding. 'It needs at least eight planes ...

  4. Health-care plan targets workers, say protesters

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee A group of unionists protested yesterday against the government's health-care financing reform, which they said would increase many workers' financial burden. The government launched a three-month public consultation on the reform in March and proposed six financing options: social health insurance, out-of-pocket payments, medical savings accounts, voluntary ...

  5. Cathay to hire more cabin crew

    Posted Jan 24th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Cathay Pacific aims to recruit 1,300 cabin crew this year, according to the latest issue of CX World, a magazine for staff and friends of the company. A spokeswoman for the airline said it would have more than 50 new aircraft by next year and more staff w ...

  6. 4pc salary rise forecast as talent drain looms

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Local workers can expect pay rises of 4 per cent on average next year, according to a survey by the Institute of Human Resource Management. Its findings prompted the institute to warn that companies might find it more difficult to retain staff next year. Mak Ping-on, co-chairman of the institute's remuneration committee, said: 'The latest stock investment ...

  7. Sars fears as nurses take early retirement

    Posted Oct 16th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... With more than 1,300 medics leaving, there are grave concerns about the city's ability to cope with a fresh outbreak More than 1,300 public health-care workers, most of them nurses, have been approved to take early retirement, raising concerns over w ...

  8. Welfare figures point to recovery

    Posted Sep 07th 2003, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Hong Kong's economy continues to show signs of improvement, with the Social Welfare Department recording the smallest increase in the number of jobless people receiving social security payments in two years. The number of Comprehensive Social Securit ...

  9. Union power

    Posted Aug 22nd 2003, 12:00am by B.J. Lee

    ... North Korea calls itself the workers' paradise, despite a near-bankrupt economy and chronic difficulty feeding its people. These days, however, the title should go to South Korea. After struggling for more than 10 years, labour unions have secured hi ...

  10. Number of jobless on welfare is growing

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Figure has tripled in the past decade as unemployment surges, statistics show More than one in six unemployed people in Hong Kong live on welfare, more than triple the number a decade ago. According to the Social Welfare Department's latest analysis ...




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