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  1. Events

    Posted Sep 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'Starting from scrap'. Kinwick Centre, Central. Canadian Chamber of Commerce workshop: 'Occupational health & safety'. Kinwick Centre, Central. Tomorrow: British Chamber ...

  2. Where to look for voluntary work

    Posted Jun 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to find work offered by different organisations. Visit www.volunteering-hk.org for details. Customer Service Volunteer Teams for Promoting Occupational Safety and Health: People aged 17 and above ... Prince of Wales Hospital Health Support: About 50 volunteers are recruited every summer to escort patients and help man the enquiry desk. Volunteers may also be asked to do admin tasks. ...

  3. Heritage sets Hong Kong apart; project brings safety and jobs

    Posted Mar 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the 12 tenement blocks are getting worse, despite external appearances. Given the accident in Ma Tau Wai Road in To Kwa Wan in January when a building collapsed, the safety of residents in Wing ... of the buildings and any attendant risks. There have also been complaints about poor hygiene, which poses a health risk to residents. There is no reason why these people should be exposed to the risks ...

  4. A tragic reminder that safety must come first

    Posted Jul 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the 21 people who died. While the Sars outbreak raised searching questions about our health service and its ability to cope with a crisis, the disaster, in which bus 265M plunged off the busy highway and into a ravine, has raised fresh concerns about the safety of public transport. The question that many people were asking, as they watched harrowing television pictures of the scene, ...

  5. Stamp of quality and safety shows on HK products

    Posted Jul 06th 2004, 12:00am by Ann Williams

    ... in terms of the finished product but also in the methods of production and management, through implementation of systems such as ISO9000 and ISO14000. Adherence to health and environmental standards is also taken seriously. Safety is a top priority for the toy industry. Mr Sun noted that clients in the US and the European Union had stringent regulations that manufacturers must comply ...

  6. Hong Kong drops to No3 in office occupancy costs

    Posted Feb 15th 2007, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Hong Kong has slipped one place in the global rankings of office occupancy costs to No3 as growth slowed by more than half, according to a study by property consultant firm Cushman & Wakefield. The city's annual occupancy costs, which include rents and maintenance, rose 34.6 per cent to HK$115.70 per square foot a month last year, compared with 75 per cent ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, January 28, 2013

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... will continue to monitor the situation and will take appropriate action to ensure road safety and smooth flow of traffic with due note of local unique circumstances. Eddie Wong Kwok-wai, chief ... have been involved in speculation, property prices have soared. Some people, especially in health care, have expressed concerns about Hong Kong services being overstretched. Conflicts have also ...

  8. Hotels enjoy 86pc occupancy rates

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Windfall poised to continue during next month's Golden Week holiday Hong Kong's average hotel occupancy rate was 86 per cent in the first eight months of this year- ... Golden Week holiday, with more than 90 per cent occupancy expected. Hundreds of thousands of mainland tourists are expected to visit the city during the week-long holiday that begins next Friday. ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with rude and unreasonable patients and would back measures to protect the safety of our health care professionals. We can imagine these patients being referred to more capable doctors or nurses. ... because they pose a threat to your lives or dark-skinned patients just because you don't like their colour? Health care professionals, whether they are in the private or public sector, ...

  10. News - Asia - SOUTH CHINA SEA

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon makes a rare intervention in South China Sea row

    Posted Jan 24th 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... be settled through one-on-one negotiations, while yesterday a Foreign Ministry spokesman denounced Manila's "illegal occupation" of islands there. "We hope that the relevant ... diplomatic and economic punishment from China, its third-largest trading partner. The statement said Manila was prepared to provide a "safety net" for any foreign workers affected, while ...




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