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  1. Key role seen for third-party MPF administrators

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... requirements set out by the Mandatory Provident Fund Authority and the Securities and Futures Commission. 'We are fully aware of the enormous responsibility we carry and continuously look for ways ... Chris Davis AS MANDATORY Provident Fund (MPF) contributions form an increasingly important part of Hong Kong's retirement planning initiatives, third-party administrators believe ...

  2. A busy agenda

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Executive Council member since October 2005 (term expires in June 2007) Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing chairman since March 1999 (term expires next month) Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority chairman March 199 (term expires in March 2007) Hong Kong Arts Festival Society chairman since September 200 (term expires in March 2007) Open University of Hong Kong chairman ...

  3. Permanent secretary's brother may head provident fund body

    Posted Apr 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Executive Councillor Henry Fan Hung-ling is a frontrunner to take over as the head of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority. According to government sources, Mr Fan is favourite ... of the Exchange Fund Advisory Committee. He is also the member of the Advisory Committee on Post-Office Employment for Principal Officials under the Accountability System. Mr Lee, who is an asthma ...

  4. MPFA recovers MPF non-payment for eight employees

    Posted Apr 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... REGINA LEUNG Updated at 7.27pm: The Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority (MPFA) on Tuesday pursued six claims in the Small Claims Tribunal for some $130,000 on behalf of eight ... the MPFA the sums of $36,127.06 and $11,747.7, respectively. These were mandatory contributions for arrears and surcharges payable. The other four defendants, including Lau Yiu Lam and Lee Chow Lan ...

  5. Shortfall looms despite bumper returns this year

    Posted Dec 15th 2006, 12:00am by Louis Beckerling

    ... contributions to the scheme. A spokesman for the Mandatory Provident Fund Authority (MPFA) said that a review of the salary cap applied to MPF contributions was under way, and it had submitted its proposals to the government. 'Under section 10A of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Ordinance, the minimum and maximum levels of relevant income for MPF contribution purpose are subject ...

  6. MPF tipped to sustain 4.5pc yield amid better outlook

    Posted Apr 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan The Mandatory Provident Fund delivered an average return of 4.52 per cent in the first quarter of this year and should sustain that yield level this quarter amid an improved ... by a strong showing in global equity markets, a Standard & Poor's Fund Services survey showed. Equity funds included in the MPF Scheme achieved an 8.54 per cent average performance ...

  7. Pensions poser

    Posted Nov 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Mandatory Provident Fund Authority is said to be considering raising the salary cap for MPF contributions, meaning some employees and their employers would pay more into the fund. Do you agree? Tell us your views. ...

  8. City's workaholic denizens hold secret of worry-free retirement

    Posted May 06th 2006, 12:00am by Rex Aguado

    ... disingenuous, as both employees and employers contribute to the Mandatory Provident Fund, Hong Kong's private-sector version of a workers' pension scheme. Still, Hong Kong seems to have a more ... Singapore's Central Provident Fund, the MPF has proved popular here, as government-enforced savings are the most widely supported means of paying for retirement in Hong Kong, closely followed ...

  9. City Briefs

    Posted Dec 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and business sections. Management said the move was to reduce operating costs and save up to HK$600,000. Some employees said they had not yet received last month's salary. The Mandatory Provident Fund Authority said in May the newspaper had allegedly failed to pay fund contributions over some months. Total tourist numbers up, fewer mainland visitors The number of visitors arriving ...

  10. More funding for health authorities planned

    Posted Feb 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... whether to provide a tax deduction for contributions to private medical insurance schemes,' he said. After the announcement of the increased funding, Hospital Authority chairman Anthony Wu ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 6.45pm: The government would allocate more funds to health authorities over the next few years to improve medical services, Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen ...




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