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  1. Bad medicine

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... like Xiongsen may be driving them to extinction. Wildlife groups, appalled at what we found, say the park is breaching international conventions and encouraging the poaching of the fewer than ...

  2. News - China

    Chinese boat damaged in Philippine reef

    Posted May 04th 2013, 05:02pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... million just for trespassing into the marine park and destroying the coral. The government has already charged them with poaching and they could face an additional 12 to 20 years in jail ... medicinal qualities. The Philippine office of the World Wide Fund for Nature condemned the poaching of the pangolins after the men were caught, saying that growing demand in China was wiping ...

  3. Passage to Stanley

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... featuring tuna tataki with soba noodles, poached asparagus with parmesan cheese and aged balsamic vinegar, roasted prime rib and poached salmon fillet, plus desserts and a range of drinks. ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Mar 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The number of Tibetan antelopes in China has dropped from about 1 million two decades ago to between 70,000 and 100,000 due to 'extensive poaching' and human encroachment onto their habitats, according to NPC deputy and Xinjiang University professor Abdulla Abbas. He said the species' population shrank sharply last century, mainly due to rampant poaching and environmental ...

  5. Soccer needs to go back to grass roots

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... enterprises. With money easily borrowed from state banks, they have poached and overpaid better players to join clubs which serve their own interests and brands. The result is the destruction ...

  6. Coudert split gives US law firm Orrick China entry

    Posted Aug 26th 2005, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... plummeting profits and staff and client poachings. The deal will give Orrick, a larger firm with more than 750 lawyers in North America, Europe and Asia, a key foothold in China. Although it has been ...

  7. Foreign institutions embark on huge recruitment drive

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... that fit their criteria. At the same time, domestic banks are expanding in high-end sectors such as derivatives transactions, wealth management and credit cards. They are trying to poach staff from ...

  8. Mainland talent finds job-hopping pays better

    Posted Jun 19th 2006, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... exceptional staff turnover. Overseas-trained lawyers working in hot areas such as intellectual property and banking get poaching calls every week,' he said. One recent example was three law firms ... 5 per cent [in pay terms] of locals in multinationals easily get more than one million yuan per year, sometimes more than their expatriate colleagues.' If a multinational poached a Chinese ...

  9. Never the twain shall meet

    Posted Feb 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that 18th-century plantation slaves worked shorter hours than those working for modern Chinese firms. The arrival of many Chinese workers in Africa has led to an increase in elephant poaching, while ...

  10. Training new managers is a top priority

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... John Cremer Thunderbird tailors leadership development programmes according to a company's specific needs IN RECENT YEARS, many mainland employers have taken the shortcut to developing employees- by simply poaching people from a multinational or a competitor. But it seems those days may be coming to an end. 'In China, the competition for talent is increasing ...




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