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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    5pc pay rise likely for city's white-collar staff, survey of big firms shows

    Posted Nov 07th 2014, 06:30am by Amy Nip

    ... not materialise if the Occupy protests dragged on. Some retailers and restaurants could lay off staff and freeze wages, he warned. Quane said the ECA survey was conducted before the protest sit-ins began, but so far no companies had indicated they were revising their projected salary increases. "At this point in time, the Occupy Central movement has not had a clear impact on companies' ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Extra pay of HK$3 an hour may help up to 280,000 workers, data shows

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by Phila Siu

    ... HK$34 to HK$35, the first source said. The business representatives had cited the ongoing Occupy Central protests as contributing to instability in the economy. "Some said retail business ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Wanted: 240 new prison guards as older ones retire

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... recruitment exercise, said the institute's deputy principal Tsang Chun-wa. Asked if it would consider hiring part-time staff for logistics support in preparation for the Occupy Central civil ... manpower ahead of the Occupy Central campaign. The part-time staff would not have police powers. The department's commissioner, Sin Yat-kin, earlier denied rumours that Ma Hang Prison ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Police rehiring plan may derail talks on raising retirement age, unions fear

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:06am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Force's move to take on retired officers to help cope with Occupy Central may derail talks on raising retirement age, staff associations say Police rehiring ... come as police bosses strive for unity in the force amid growing controversy over the role of police during pro-democracy protests, including the July 1 march and the planned Occupy Central ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Li Ka-shing's flagship Cheung Kong asks court to drive out strikers

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Phila Siu, Johnny Tam

    ... headquarters in Central. Mr Justice Derek Pang Wai-cheong, sitting in the Court of First Instance, said he would not hear the application in the absence of the demonstrators because it involved ... and "persons forming a group of demonstrators". It is seeking an injunction to restrain the defendants from "entering into, occupying, remaining at or in any way trespassing in" ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Striking dockers, unionists won't be removed- yet

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... are allowed to continue camping outside the Cheung Kong Center in Central until a formal hearing on a permanent injunction against them is heard around July, the court ruled yesterday. The decision ... up on a walkway along Queen's Road Central near steps leading to the upper ground floor. Mr Justice Godfrey Lam Wan-ho said the public path was narrow and pedestrian traffic tended ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Striking dockers set to escalate action

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 06:46pm by PHILA SIU AND GARY CHEUNG

    ... that would be or how many additional people would join the 450 striking dockers. The source said the organiser had considered occupying the Cheung Kong Center in Central, but did not say ... that the Cheung Kong Center in Central, headquarters of Asia's richest man Li Ka-shing, had been considered as a target. A source with knowledge of the strikers' planning said the organiser, ...



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