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  1. Events

    Posted May 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce: 'What will Hong Kong's future population be like- Insights from the 2006 population by-census'. Hong Kong Productivity Council seminar on laser and friction stir welding for lightweight alloys. HKPC Building. ...

  2. Events

    Posted May 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Beckett, MP, the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth'. Ritz-Carlton. Hong Kong Productivity Council seminar on laser and friction stir welding for lightweight alloys. Tuesday, May ...

  3. Events

    Posted May 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Monday, May 21: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'US intellectual property litigation and ITC actions- Tips and pointers for plaintiffs and defendants'. Ritz-Carlton. British Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Margaret Beckett, MP, the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth'. Ritz-Carlton. Hong Kong Productivity Council seminar on laser ...

  4. Mobile phone app to help youngsters beat drugs

    Posted Mar 16th 2011, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee A mobile phone application is being developed in which social workers will pose as virtual characters to encourage youngsters to open up and talk about drugs. The innovative Diamond project, funded with HK$2 million from the government's Beat Drugs Fund, is being developed by the Wireless Technology Industry Association and the Productivity Council. The Hong Kong ...

  5. London cabs may fill void for disabled travellers

    Posted Mar 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... division of the Hong Kong Productivity Council has been trying to identify a suitable supplier of LPG-powered bigger taxis and may make a decision in the coming months. Four more rehabilitation ...

  6. Travel agents bundle tours with insurance

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip Four travel agencies were found selling package tours and travel insurance as a bundled product, the Consumer Council said. Miramar Travel, Kwan Kin Tours, Sig Holiday and Smart Holiday had bundled the tours and insurance, depriving consumers of choice, it found. Two of the agencies made it compulsory to buy the travel insurance even though customers had their own. ...

  7. Hong Kong sees blue skies ahead, 3 surveys reveal

    Posted Feb 01st 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... growth have been quite strong in recent months and this has made people a bit more positive,' said Hong Kong Productivity Council general manager Vincent Li Kai-lun, whose organisation ...

  8. 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 claims. A Consumer Council survey has found that vital information on the ingredients and their concentrations was not clearly labelled, making it difficult for doctors to treat people who had ...

  9. Do more to promote responsible firms, government urged

    Posted Apr 09th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... survey found government was low on a list of factors motivating companies to be more socially responsible. Polytechnic University and the Productivity Council surveyed 134 SMEs that have won ... followed by corporate reputation, employee commitment and financial performance. Based on the survey results, the university and the council developed a 'Hong Kong SME CSR index' ...

  10. Chewing on a big price difference

    Posted Jul 04th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung A packet of peppermint sugar-free gum shows the biggest price difference in a Consumer Council survey. The gum cost 64 per cent more in a grocery or frozen food store, at HK$8.20, compared with HK$5 at a similar business elsewhere. The biweekly price survey reviewed 15 products at 18 outlets in Sha Tin. Other items had differences of between 2.6 and 54.1 per cent. ...




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