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  1. Business - Companies - WHITE COLLAR

    Scrap the MPF offset, which favours bosses unfairly

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 02:13pm by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu Offset mechanism, which favours bosses over their staff, is a source of criticism of the scheme For sake of workers, scrap MPF offset On March 18, Hong Kong's lawmakers ... The offset mechanism is a prime example of how the MPF was set up to favour bosses over their staff. This is why so many of the 2.4 million Hong Kong employees covered by the MPF have little love ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1445213/scrap-mpf-offset-which-favours-bosses-unfairly
  2. Business - Money - FUNDS

    MPF returns to black in February on equities rebound

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 01:38am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Encoh Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Hong Kong pension fund reports 2.25pc average return last month after 2.43pc loss in January MPF returns to black on equities rebound The city's Mandatory Provident Fund is back in the black after reporting an average return of 2.25 per cent last month, thanks to a rebound in regional stock markets. This came after the MPF suffered an average loss ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/article/1440465/mpf-returns-black-february-equities-rebound
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    New tax of up to 2.5pc proposed to fund HK$3,000 a month pension for all Hongkongers

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 07:07pm by Phila Siu, Shirley Zhao and Emily Tsang

    ... employers were already required to make MPF contributions. "Why do we need to make another contribution?" he asked. "Without a means test, [the billionaire] Li Ka-shing will also get ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577784/study-recommends-monthly-hk3000-pension-tackle-elderly-poverty-crisis
  4. Making up for lost ground

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Eileen Lian

    ... Hong Kong lags in its retirement scheme, but these qualified professionals are helping workers reach their goals. Eileen Lian reports The role of the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF ... of MPF intermediaries to help them achieve this. 'MPF intermediaries are like the bridge between the MPF Authority and the workforce,' explained Michael Chan, vice-president, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/653970/making-lost-ground
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - REGULATION

    Hong Kong lawmakers urge financial reforms must move faster

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 05:01am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to improve the MPF. "The MPF management fee remains high. At the moment, employees can only shift their own contribution to other providers and not the part contributed by their employers. We ... The government should also change the law to ban employers from using their MPF contributions to offset long-service or severance payments- a move that many critics said eroded the retirement benefit ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1417009/hong-kong-lawmakers-urge-financial-reforms-must-move-faster
  6. Business - Money - WHITE COLLAR

    Big players unlikely to heed welcome move by smallest MPF provider

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 11:27am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Market leaders unlikely to follow Haitong's move to reduce management fees on their products Small MPF players fight tough battle to stay in the game ... in capturing a piece of the HK$514 billion market. With an average fee of 1.71 per cent, the MPF generates fee revenues for fund houses of HK$8.79 billion a year. Ben Zhang Yibin, the managing director ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/investment-products/article/1429490/big-players-unlikely-heed-welcome-move-smallest
  7. News - Hong Kong - PENSION SCHEME

    Business sector gives resounding 'no' to MPF offsetting clause

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 10:06am by Tanna Chong, Jeffie Lam and Tony Cheung

    ... promise 'No deal' on ending loophole in MPF Despite unionists’ possible concessions on the timing of their demand to see the Mandatory Provident Fund’s “offsetting” mechanism ditched, ... allows employers to offset severance payouts and long-service pay with their contributions to the employees’ MPF accounts – from the policy address last month. But the employers remained ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1425107/business-sector-gives-resounding-no-mpf-offsetting-clause
  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Rafael Hui failed to declare interest, trial told

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by Austin Chiu

    ... to the MPF authority that he had accepted rent-free accommodation in two SHKP flats in Happy Valley during his term as managing director of the authority between June 2000 and August 2003. During ... with the property giant. The court heard yesterday that Hui became managing director of the MPF authority in June 2000 for a term of four years. He resigned in September 2002, but stayed on until August ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557131/rafael-hui-failed-declare-interest-trial-told
  9. News - Hong Kong

    Six ways Hong Kong could fund a universal pension scheme

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:32pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... salesman Self-sufficiency is important even among the elderly … It's unreasonable for current workers to be responsible for feeding retired people, on top of the MPF that they are funding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1578006/advocates-universal-pension-offer-choice-plans
  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Civic Party presses for retirement plan it says government report ignored

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... rules, which would mean they are not universal. Or they may require new or increased taxes, or further contributions from employees or employers in addition to current MPF contributions. Most ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1568558/civic-party-presses-retirement-plan-it-says-government-report-ignored

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