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  1. Comment - Letters

    Labour Department will not tolerate abuse of foreign domestic helpers

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:45am by LETTERS

    ... Labour Department will not tolerate abuse of foreign helpers I refer to the article in PostMagazine by Angharad Hampshire (" Maid to pay ", August 10). The government is fully ... of these helpers. We strongly adhere to the standards prescribed by the 41 international labour conventions that we have subscribed to. These conventions do not contain specific provisions on charging ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1577262/labour-department-will-not-tolerate-abuse-foreign-domestic-helpers
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Employers, and not just the minimum wage, distort Hong Kong labour market

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp It's employers who are best at distorting labour market "[The minimum wage] is an ineffective solution for addressing poverty, and its main outcome is to distort the labour market decisions of employers and employees. Professor Richard Wong Yue-chim South China Morning Post, July 30 I'm a coward. I like easy targets. But let me pretend ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1570078/employers-and-not-just-minimum-wage-distort-hong-kong-labour
  3. Business - Companies - AVIATION

    Haeco results likely to be hit by labour shortage in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 03:56am by SIJIA JIANG

    ... Sijia Jiang sijia.jiang@scmp.com Aircraft maintenance company expects to report first-half earnings that are affected by a shortage of skilled workers Haeco held back by lack of labour A shortage of labour is limiting Hong Kong's position in the aircraft maintenance industry even though it is home to the world's No 2 service provider. Swire-controlled Hong Kong Aircraft ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1570883/haeco-results-likely-be-hit-labour-shortage-hong-kong
  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Donation from Jimmy Lai was transferred to Labour Party this week, says Lee Cheuk-yan

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 03:20pm by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com A HK$1.5 million gift was not personal, Labour Party's Lee Cheuk-yan insists Lawmaker shifts Lai donation to his party A lawmaker says he has transferred a media mogul's HK$500,000 donation from his personal bank account to that of his Labour Party to fund a food-waste recycling initiative. Lee Cheuk-yan made the transfer just days ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1563416/donation-jimmy-lai-was-transferred-labour-party-last-week-says-lee
  5. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    That's one labour issue solved as post filled

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by BRIAN YAP

    ... Brian Yap brian.yap@scmp.com That's one labour issue solved as post filled Stephen Sui Wai-keung, a 36-year veteran of the civil service, was named yesterday as the new undersecretary for labour and welfare, a post that has been vacant since Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying took office two years ago. The former commissioner for rehabilitation joins the bureau at a time when ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1563638/thats-one-labour-issue-solved-post-filled
  6. Business - Economy - MIGRANT WORKERS

    Labour shortages could cost US$10 trillion if worker flows aren't better managed

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 11:43am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... David Dodwell Corrupt practices surrounding migrant workers are exacting a high economic price from Asian countries that depend on international labour Poorly managed worker flows contribute to labour shortages Severe and imminent shortages of labour across the Asia-Pacific will cost the global economy no less than US$10 trillion between now and 2030, says a Boston Consulting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1562564/labour-shortages-could-cost-us10-trillion-if-worker-flows-arent
  7. News - China

    Labour arbitration law could have prevented worker's suicide

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 05:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau If sacked shoe factory striker Zhou Jianrong's suicide speeds passage of labour arbitration law, it will have saved jobs of others fighting for rights Worker paid with her life so others can live free of fear On Thursday, more than 100 representatives of labour groups from around the nation, workers and the family of Zhou Jianrong gathered in Guangzhou to mourn ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1559363/labour-arbitration-law-could-have-prevented-workers-suicide
  8. News - China

    The forgotten army of the first world war: How Chinese labourers helped shape Europe

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 07:42pm by Patrick Boehler and Cedric Sam

    ... of the first world war’s outbreak in Europe. A hundred years later, the story of the hundreds of thousands of Chinese workers, the largest non-European labour contingent in the war, is only slowly ... of the Chinese Labour Corps ...

    http://www.scmp.com/infographics/article/1555554/forgotten-army-first-world-war
  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Dwayne Johnson's Herculean labour of love

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by James Mottram

    ... James Mottram For actor Dwayne Johnson and director Brett Ratner, bringing out the mortal side of the immortal was a passion project, writes James Mottram Herculean labour of love Like a towering titan of Greek mythology, Hercules looms large in popular culture to this day. The son of Zeus, known for his incredible strength and courage as he completed the so-called 12 labours ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1556111/dwayne-johnsons-herculean-labour-love

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