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  1. Shanghai pension fund scandal claims yet another scalp

    Posted Aug 04th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... of the Politburo Standing Committee and later vice-premier- might have been involved in some way. He was Shanghai mayor from 1991 to 1995 and party secretary from 1994 to 2002. However, Huang died in June ...

  2. DEAR SIR... What the Election Committee's sub-sectors are asking for

    Posted Jun 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Agriculture & Fisheries (40 votes) Develop the sector's economy Labour (40) Consider maximum working hours and minimum wage laws Social Welfare (40) Alleviate poverty; draw up blueprint for the sector; fight for universal suffrage Accountancy (20 ...

  3. Calls for tougher code on professional fund-raisers

    Posted Jun 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Reform Commission's charities sub-committee yesterday. It would, among other things, require professional fund-raisers to reveal their contracts with charities, including details on remuneration. Sub-committee chairman Bernard Chan said the intent was to promote transparency of these activities. 'I do not think there is any problem for charity groups to hire them to raise ...

  4. Appalled by factory owners' stand against laws protecting workers

    Posted Mar 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The report ('Broken by the law', March 9) noted the unfavourable reaction from many Hong Kong businessmen to the enforced protection of factory workers' rights, now being gradually introduced on the mainland. This protection is long overdue ...

  5. Stand out from the crowd with a master's

    Posted Mar 05th 2005, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... Will Clem As university education grows more common, it takes that little bit more to stand out from the crowd. For holders of a bachelor's degree, a master's is the obvious next step to take. A master's degree can greatly improve your employability as many employers and recruiters see it as a sign of initiative and a commitment to self-improvement. ...

  6. WHERE THEY STAND: Key points of the candidates' platforms and when they were revealed

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Universal suffrage Donald Tsang JUNE 2005 Achieve ultimate goal of introduction of universal suffrage through progressive constitutional development in full recognition of the interest of central government in Hong Kong's constitutional development F ...

  7. Taking the right stand

    Posted Jul 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JULY 1 showed that Hong Kong people are becoming more concerned about politics. This is great. So all of you will have noticed the major news events following the protest march. First there was the march that no one could forget, followed by the resignati ...

  8. Employers stand firm over minimum wage

    Posted Sep 08th 2006, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Employers remained united in their opposition to a law enforcing a minimum wage as a union campaign got under way to press the chief executive for legislation on the issue. Employers Federation executive director Louis Pong Wai-yan said members ...

  9. The children's champion

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... was gone, she found him standing outside a car she was getting into in Cambodia. She told him she had been looking for him for months but could not find him and the little boy replied: 'But ...

  10. Tsang courts unionists with offer on wages

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... are coming in more slowly than expected. The former chief secretary needs almost 700 nominations to guarantee that no rival can stand against him for the top post, and is understood to have secured ... of a minimum wage in selective industries with the policymaking Committee on Strategic Development. The unionist legislators said they would decide next week whether to give Mr Tsang their nominations. ...




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