• Friday
  • October 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:43pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 98 for poison do

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Property - Hong Kong & China - LABOUR

    Rising Hong Kong construction costs require creative approach, says consultancy

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 06:33pm by Peggy Sito

    ... away from prefabrication. "At the moment, we do not see much use of prefabrication in private developments in Hong Kong- residential or commercial, except prefabricated facades (such ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Cathay pilots consider industrial action after rejecting pay rise offer

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 04:02am by Phila Siu

    ... that contract compliance is under consideration." Contract compliance, also known as a work-to-rule, is an action in which pilots will only do the bare minimum of what their contract requires. ... and said the airline would do its best to ensure its planes flew as scheduled. A Cathay pilot who asked not to be named said he was surprised that the offer was rejected. "It is just really ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Maids' wages go up by HK$100, but no one's happy

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 03:46am by Phila Siu

    ... minimum wage of HK$30 an hour. "I am very disappointed by the decision. Inflation has been so serious; what can you buy with HK$100? How do you expect us to survive?" Eni Lestari, ... with Foreign Domestic Helpers, said that minimum wage should be frozen. "Why do we still need to offer a raise to the helpers who perform poorly? In Chinese culture, they get a raise only ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Pools closed and beaches unsupervised as lifeguards hold public holiday strike

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 03:23am by samuel chan and shirley zhao

    ... "We’re doing this for the public interest, for the safety of swimmers...and to press for a permanent change for the better," Lee said. "If there’s no result from further negotiations, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Discrimination rife at work in Hong Kong, Equal Opportunities Commission finds in study

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by Phila Siu

    ... it is a large figure. I do not think it is acceptable," said Dr John Tse Wing-ling, convenor of the watchdog's policy and research committee. Despite calling the figure "serious", ...

  6. Business - China Business - LABOUR

    Lenovo denies tie-up with supplier accused of using child workers

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 01:29am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... violations at HEG. Samsung, which inspected the Huizhou factory from last Friday, said it found no child labour or student workers. It proposed doing a joint investigation with CLW. "We find ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    'They will be a burden': Business groups oppose work benefits for unmarried couples amid debate

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 05:56pm by Amy Nip

    ... to get married, but had reservations about doing the same to support cohabitation. But a commission spokeswoman said the proposal was intended only to provide protection from discrimination for de facto couples who were “in committed relationships similar to a marriage but [who] do not wish to become married”. Any such protection would be bound by a clear definition of what ...


    Hong Kong faces shortage of domestic helpers as Myanmese, Bangladeshi maids quit early

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:21pm by Phila Siu

    ... government is monitoring how his agency is doing before deciding whether to allow other agencies to bring in its citizens. Teresa Liu Tsui-lan, managing director of Technic Employment Service Centre, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    HK$3 rise in Hong Kong’s minimum wage ‘would cost HK$1.4 billion’

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 11:45pm by Phila Siu

    ... by the government do not mean much. At the end of the day it is down to the tug of war between the representatives who have in mind a level they want," the source said. The Liberal Party's ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Lifeguards in Hong Kong strike over influx of mainland tourists to pools and beaches

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 01:52pm by Phila Siu, Lai Ying-kit, Calivin Liu and Brian Yap

    ... had come to swim in Hong Kong in recent years, especially after mainland newspaper Southern Metropolis Daily encouraged them to do so last month. He added that a friend working at the Kowloon ...




SCMP.com Account