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  1. Letters

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority Public opinions not swept aside We would like to respond to Philip Bowring's article, 'Bureaucrats still tainted by the smell of collusion' ... the misunderstandings in relation to the Mandatory Provident Fund. There are 19 approved trustees which comprise the major banks and insurance companies of Hong Kong. Therefore, it is not true that only a few ...

  2. MPF scheme is assault on property rights

    Posted Jul 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The poor return on the Mandatory Provident Fund reported by your newspaper (July 15) is not the main fault of this scheme. Rather, the MPF represents a destructive philosophical assault ... the Mandatory Provident Fund Authority should be abolished and those responsible for this iniquity should apologise to all the people they have threatened or harassed over the last three years. Finally, ...

  3. Government 'must request' exemption for Hongkongers working on mainland

    Posted Sep 01st 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... working on the mainland would be making double contributions if they were required to pay into the national social security fund as well as Hong Kong's Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF). ... to the national social security fund if the city government requested it. 'We have signed mutual exemption agreements with other countries regarding the contribution of social security funds ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Threat to 'green' incentive scheme for ship owners

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... on introducing mandatory controls. Under the government scheme, which will cost HK$260 million, shipowners, operators and agents must first register their ships with the Environmental Protection ... Keith Wallis keith.wallis@scmp.com Red tape could scupper incentives for vessels to switch to low-sulphur diesel while in Hong Kong 'Green' scheme for shipping bosses in peril ...

  5. No 'through-train' scheme, says Beijing

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority. Kenny Lee Yiu-sun, chief executive of First China Securities, said brokers were disappointed the through-train scheme would not be implemented in Qianhai. ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Beijing has poured cold water on speculation of a new 'through-train' scheme for mainlanders with accounts in Qianhai to trade Hong Kong stocks ...

  6. Don't reward developers, it's their duty to provide green features

    Posted Dec 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... concessions, in the form of extra floor area for green features provided by developers? The answer is definitely 'no'. We are facing an environmental crisis and it is everyone's duty ... and this can be done through a rating system that gives credits to those developers who provide the best green features, while highlighting those that do a bad job. This information should be made ...

  7. Hot money tipped to boost MPF funds

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 3 that it intends to pump in another US$600 billion to kick-start growth in the world's biggest economy. Strategists and fund managers say that Hong Kong's Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) could benefit from the inflow of hot money into the Hong Kong stock market. According to figures from RCM, an MPF fund provider, investment returns for Hong Kong's MPF were particularly strong ...

  8. Executives' pay remains a secret

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, Peter So

    ... salary is HK$5.7 million. Diana Chan Tong Chee-ching, chief executive of the Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority, ranks third with an annual salary of HK$5.4 million. Airport Authority ... for information on CEO salaries: 19 out of 23 Top three salaries: Monetary Authority: HK$10.3m Trade Development Council: HK$5.7m Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority: HK$5.4m Around HK$1m ...

  9. Funds crisis threatens child obesity campaign

    Posted Oct 17th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... in a 'critical' second phase, which centre director Albert Lee said could have a major impact on the long-term health of Hong Kong children. The $22 million needed to launch and run the scheme from 2001 until now was provided by the Quality Education Fund, but a new public or private partner is being sought for the second phase, which Professor Lee hopes to launch this academic year. Schools ...

  10. Move to clarify benefits-fund rules

    Posted Aug 10th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... of mainland companies and self-employed individuals. Yesterday's ministry clarification does mean that duplicate contributions for Hong Kong's Mandatory Provident Fund and the mainland fund ... and Taiwanese residents working on the mainland to contribute to the national social security fund will only cover those who have signed mainland employment contracts, according to a labour official. ...




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