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  1. Unions fear meal benefits will be cut

    Posted Dec 14th 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... guidelines on the operation of the minimum wage say workers required to spend their meal and rest breaks in their place of employment- mainly those in the catering industry or security guards- should ... to include meal time as working hours, the employer shall not unilaterally amend or cancel the agreements'. The Confederation of Trade Unions said this could serve as a reminder for business ...

  2. Pay workers for their meal breaks, minister says

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Cheung Kin-chung said it was not appropriate to regulate paid meal breaks across the board by legislation, and employers and workers should agree on terms of their own. Speaking in the Legislative Council about the Minimum Wage Ordinance yesterday, Cheung said that if an employee had to remain at a place of employment during his meal break, such time should be included in his hourly ...

  3. Beijing helps city's poor students with 40m yuan in meal subsidies

    Posted Dec 17th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li The Beijing municipal government has earmarked 40 million yuan (HK$47 million) in canteen meal subsidies for up to 100,000 college students from poor families amid rising ... rising costs. Hao Chaochao, a third-year business-English major at Beijing Polytechnic College, said the average meal at her school canteens rose by up to two yuan several months ago, but had now ...

  4. A seven-fish meal, Wham! and other Christmas memories

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... traditions, with a seven-fish meal on Christmas Eve and a meat roast on Christmas Day. We cook the meals on both days, feeding the entire clan and often my business partner Todd Darling's family, ...

  5. It's worth charging more for flights so that passengers get decent meals

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It is about time that something was done with regard to the in-flight meals that are served by airlines and the costs involved. Every day, more strain in placed on the airline's meal planning department, and the caterers themselves, to reduce costs, cut meal volumes and cut choices. The catering departments have to literally split peas to make a dish look complete, meet ...

  6. Meal for marchers nothing new, unionist says

    Posted Jun 11th 2010, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... their opponents in offering HK$200 meal allowances and other benefits to those who joined the march. Facing accusations of buying support, Alliance for Constitutional Development convenor and trade ... the CTU, which said participants had not been given anything but had paid a fair price for the meals they received. The exchange came five days after it was first disclosed that the Hong Kong ...

  7. Switched on at a happy meal

    Posted Nov 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be about school, office or day-to-day happenings. If you are one of those who eat their dinner in front of the TV, I would recommend you to turn it off next time and have a family meal. I am sure ... spend so little time together do not at least have a family meal where they can talk to each other. For all our modernisation and 'time-saving', we seem to be terribly busy. We're ...

  8. HK$1 meals a taste of things to come at park products fair

    Posted Dec 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng A meal of shark's fin, dried scallops and sliced whelk for just HK$1 will be among the gimmicks to attract customers at this year's Brands and Products Expo. With enticing deals and discounts, exhibitors hope to promote their products and brand names amid economic uncertainty, a more expensive yuan and inflation fears. 'We expect our business ...

  9. Free meal to help deprived find meaning in life

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan About 150 elderly, homeless or deprived people were treated to a big free meal last night, thanks to a religious group wanting to inspire them to find meaning in life. More than ... a spokesman said most of them kept their composure when they were led to sing along with and dance to religious songs before the meal, though some were less patient and became annoyed. ...

  10. Take time to cook up healthy food for your dog- or even have meals delivered

    Posted Jun 27th 2010, 12:00am by Jade Lee-Duffy

    ... after meals, Lam says you could add carbohydrates, but no more than 10 per cent. 'Rice is a carbohydrate, but they are white empty calories. You could give them brown rice instead, which has vitamin B,' Lam says. 'But there isn't only rice; there are a lot of alternatives. Oats and barley are much more helpful to their diet. [The meal] shouldn't be 50 per ...




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