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  1. Business - Companies - LABOUR

    Samsung eyes reforms after its probe found a supplier hired child workers

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:31am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... in places where there is limited respect for rules and regulations," Bernstein Research senior analyst Alberto Moel said yesterday. "The effort is being made, but the problem is much ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    MTR staff launch protest against 'disappointing' pay rise

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:30am by Ada Lee

    ... they told members to start "working to rule" yesterday. Up to 300 members would take part in the protest, they said. The MTR said non-management employees' wages would rise by between ...

  3. News - China - LABOUR

    Guangdong collective bargaining proposal seen as bellwether for China

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

    ... to negotiate for better wages and benefits. A final review of the rule is scheduled for this month. Academics and labour activists say it would largely end the bitter and lengthy labour fights ... Holdings' shoemaking factories in Dongguan for nearly two weeks, the biggest strike in modern China's history. "This is not just an ordinary rule, but one that would have a far reaching ...

  4. News - China - LABOUR

    Rare decision: Xiamen labour panel punishes foreign-run company in dispute over workers' strike

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 12:08pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... Keira Lu Huang keira.huang@scmp.com Legal experts say ruling is 'rare' as companies usually win the upper hand in such cases due to loopholes in the law A labour dispute ... Legal expert The panel ruled yesterday that the workers had reasonable cause not to show up to work and that their industrial action should not be seen simply as a company rule violation. On top ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Civil servants demand 5.1 per cent pay rise

    Posted May 27th 2014, 04:22am by Phila Siu

    ... it's even lower," said Li Wai-yee, who chairs the staff side of the model scale 1 staff consultative council. "We won't rule out … withdrawing from [the pay trend survey ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Dockers lukewarm on HIT pay offer: union

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by Phila Siu

    ... only half of the workers had accepted the plan. "We will not rule out the possibility of taking industrial action," said Ho, organiser of last year's 40-day strike, during which ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Erwiana finishes helping police with 'abuse' case and heads home

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Ada Lee

    ... not grant them adequate time off. The committee also reiterated its call for the abolition of a rule that requires foreign domestic helpers to live with their employers. Domestic helpers should also ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    'Scrap live-in rule if you really want to stop abuse'

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 03:15am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com 'Scrap live-in rule if you really want to stop abuse' Tough new rules that aim to protect foreign domestic helpers will have little effect unless the government scraps two policies that foster abuse, rights groups say. The rule requiring helpers to live with their employers leaves them vulnerable and unable to escape abuse, said Eni Lestari, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Kwai Tsing dock workers set to win pay rise, says union

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 04:05am by Phila Siu

    ... as it appeared not all workers would qualify for the extra cash. "The union will discuss the offer with the dockers to see if they accept this raise. If they don't, we can't rule out ...

  10. News - World - LABOUR

    US labour contractor liable for abuse of Thai workers on Hawaii farms

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 04:11am by AP

    ... at Hawaii farms. The US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, a federal agency responsible for enforcing anti-discrimination labour laws, announced the ruling against California-based Global Horizons on Monday. The firm placed the workers at six farms across the state. US judge Leslie Kobayashi's ruling said Global Horizons officials inflicted various forms of abuse on Thai ...




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