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  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - LABOUR

    Despite warnings from locals, global agencies persist with Hong Kong expansion plans

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu yvonne.liu@scmp.com Global agencies persist with plans to expand in HK International real estate agencies continue to expand in Hong Kong as their local counterparts warn they may have to shut offices and lay off staff due to declining home sales. Government measures aimed at curbing demand and price growth in the market, such as the doubling of stamp duty ...

  2. News - China - LABOUR

    Student workers at Dongguan factory were under-age, state media claim

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 04:02am by Andrea Chen

    ... drop study for work, said Dr Liu Kaiming, director of the Shenzhen-based Institute of Contemporary Observation. "The government should have mapped out a plan [to train or educate] these 15-year-old graduates rather than leaving them working as illegal underage labourers in factories," Liu said. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Abuse cases won't deter Myanmar maids, says lawmaker Felix Chung

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:29am by Jeffie Lam and Samuel Chan

    ... and the city's culture and background". Technic Employment Service Centre's managing director, Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, said the media exposé of the Erwiana case had not affected its deals. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Would-be helpers from Bangladesh scared off by abuse fears

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 11:45pm by DANNY LEE

    ... now under police investigation. Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, managing director of Technic Employment Service Centre, the biggest agency dealing with Bangladeshi maids, said the helpers found work very ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Myanmar may be next source of domestic helpers to Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 05:29am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... for application. "We have negotiated with Myanmese officials on the matter for several years, but have never filed an official application for an [import] licence," Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, managing ... in Myanmar to prepare aspiring helpers for their work with Hong Kong families, Liu said. In May, Hong Kong accepted its first official batch of Bangladeshi domestic helpers, comprising 11 women, ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Indonesian official wants city's maid agencies to register with consulate

    Posted Jan 24th 2014, 07:34pm by Joanna Chiu and Johnny Tam

    ... in the city, hundreds of others have been bringing in Indonesian workers without approval from it, according to Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, vice-chairwoman of the General Chamber of Manpower Agencies. ...

  7. News - Asia - LABOUR

    Amnesty urges Indonesia, China to ratify domestic workers convention

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 10:46am by Phila Siu

    ... and three from January to September this year. Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, vice-chairwoman of the General Chamber of Manpower Agencies, disagreed with the findings and said abuses were rare. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Thousands of Filipino maids forced to pay illegal fees

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... with the consulate and the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration, the memo warned. Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, vice-chairwoman of the General Chamber of Manpower Agencies, said such cases of illegal fee collection were common a few years ago. "Very few agencies still do it now. No one wants to break the law," said Liu, whose chamber represents about 90 agencies. She said some reports ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Bangladeshi maids settle into city life

    Posted Aug 19th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... of "misunderstandings" with their employers, according to the centre's managing director Teresa Liu Tsui-lan. "Some people were dissatisfied because … they expected the maids' Cantonese to be very good. But how much could they learn in just three months?" Liu said. "Some employers lost patience and fired the [Bangladeshi] maids after a week or two." As for Ho, she said she ...

  10. News - China - LABOUR

    New Chinese law on protecting casual workers slammed as ineffective

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... and manufacturing, she said. Liu Kaiming, director of the Shenzhen Institute of Contemporary Observation, a civil-society group, said the revised law was meant to prevent excessive use of such services. But Liu said: "This labour-manipulating model is used too often, especially in state-owned enterprises and government departments." On the positive side, Liu said: "Now the law ...




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