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  1. Boss joins production line as labour dries up

    Posted Oct 18th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... and new jobs in remote regions give the younger generation an alternative to working in a sweatshop. Lee, whose down jackets sell for as much as HK$15,000, is seeking to relocate his production ...

  2. 40pc of calls to swamped hotline linked to Lehman products

    Posted Oct 17th 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... failures. About 40 per cent of callers who complained about investment losses had bought Lehman Brothers-related financial products. 'Tens of thousands of people are affected by the Lehman ...

  3. Demand returns for investment-linked life products

    Posted Jun 01st 2004, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to $23.14 billion in the first three months of the year. Heading the charge were investment-linked life products, which took in $5.36 billion- an 85.1 per cent surge from a year ago. Term ... policies offering simple term risk cover. Now most insurers offer products with varying degrees of exposure to markets and interest rates. 'With interest rates so low, people are looking ...

  4. Warning over slimming product

    Posted Jun 12th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The Health Department has warned people not to take a slimming product called 'Soloslim' dispensed by a clinic in Central. The warning comes after a woman who had taken it for more than a year fell sick. The department said the product contained an undeclared ingredient, N-bisdesmethyl-sibutramine. The clinic has been the subject of another warning involving the drug ...

  5. Local authorities warned to take action on food production

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... prompt action to stimulate food production and bring down inflation. 'Some local governments and departments still fail to fully grasp the importance of this issue and have not carried out ... , supply and distribution of food products are keys to our nation's well-being and social stability. Authorities at all levels and in all departments must realise the importance of this issue ...

  6. New Products

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CMG Asia has launched the Rainbow Retirement pension plan based on a family of 12 bond, equity and money-market funds with a minimum monthly contribution of US$50. Customers joining the scheme by January 28 will receive a 5 per cent bonus on all paid regu ...

  7. Poor cleaning product labels risking lives, says watchdog

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Children's lives are being endangered because the makers of household cleaning products are failing to provide adequate warnings on containers, the consumer watchdog ... been poisoned. More than half the products surveyed did not even have an emergency contact number for the manufacturer. 'The lack of adequate labelling on household cleaners is a matter ...

  8. Minimum wage law would lead to increase in productivity

    Posted Nov 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There has been much debate, through these columns, about a statutory minimum wage. It is important to look at what is at issue here. The purpose of a minimum wage law is to stop workers ... puts pressure on businesses and on the workforce. Once employers are required to pay more, they will justifiably expect improved productivity. Inevitably, some workers may lose their jobs ...

  9. Slimming 'health' product recalled because of anti-obesity ingredient

    Posted Dec 10th 2004, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez The Department of Health has ordered the recall of a slimming product after it was found to contain a drug that could raise blood pressure and heart rate. Trim Up Plus Bird's Nest is being sold as a health product but department tests showed it contains the western drug, sibutramine. Products containing the anti-obesity drug must be registered under the Poisons ...

  10. Superior products key to success for insurers

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Samantha Kierath

    ... through quality products and advice. The stress will be on value-adding, particularly in bancassurance where banks will need to move away from the grab-the-low-hanging-fruit approach to more ... an acute shortage of top-flight recruits and the need to improve agent productivity. The keys will be building sustainable distribution channels and maintaining a long-term view. ...




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