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  1. Job creation is top priority for the nation, says Wen

    Posted Jul 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Li Jing jing.li@scmp.com Premier Wen Jiabao has warned that the mainland faces a stark employment outlook and stressed that job creation is a top priority for the central government. ... possible. It reduced its growth outlook for the year by 0.2 percentage points, to 8 per cent, and its forecast for next year by 0.3 points, to 8.5 per cent. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1007085/job-creation-top-priority-nation-says-wen
  2. Construction industry tops survey of Q3 hiring plans

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rick Gangwani Hiring intentions are on the rise, according to the latest Manpower Employment Outlook Survey. At 14 per cent, the 'net employment outlook' - the percentage ... group, which has a seasonally adjusted net employment outlook of 18 per cent, were also upbeat. Led by the demand for luxury goods and hotel rooms by mainland visitors, the bulk of openings ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1005420/construction-industry-tops-survey-q3-hiring-plans
  3. HK slows down, but still growing

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... mainly replacement hiring. But in the fourth quarter [last year], they weren't even hiring. The outlook for second and third quarters is a good deal more positive than three months ago. ... have debt issues in Europe and an increasingly negative outlook for China. The US data is better than expected but not great.' Sunny Ho Lap-kee, executive director of the Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/997531/hk-slows-down-still-growing
  4. HSBC may boost region's workforce 5pc despite cuts

    Posted Feb 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com HSBC, which has come under fire from trade unions over its lay-off plans, may add up to 5 per cent to its headcount in Asia-Pacific by 2013, says Asia-Pacific chief executive Peter Wong Tung-shun. Last year the bank said it would cut 30,000 jobs globally, or 10 per cent of its workforce, as part of plans to save US$3.5 billion in annual costs. In Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/994038/hsbc-may-boost-regions-workforce-5pc-despite-cuts
  5. A good week for ...

    Posted Dec 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Florence Tsang Chiu-wing She won a maintenance settlement worth HK$1.2 billion following the end of her marriage to Samathur Li Kin-kan, son of property tycoon Samuel Tak Lee. Tsang, a solicitor, reacted with a cheer and broad smile, although the court had ruled she was not entitled to half of her husband's HK$6.4 billion assets because, as suggested by Li's own lawyers, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/986753/good-week
  6. Cathay flight attendants seek a second pay rise

    Posted Oct 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... purchase of aircraft and its revenue. 'We take the company's outlook as optimistic, and believe an eight per cent pay rise is reasonable.' Lai said that many other companies in Hong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/982240/cathay-flight-attendants-seek-second-pay-rise
  7. Late investment better than none

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... nearing retirement need to be focused,' he said. 'Those approaching retirement should consider how much of their assets should be in property and build a plan that includes purchasing one or more properties.' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/981621/late-investment-better-none
  8. HSBC seeks to sell general insurance unit

    Posted Sep 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... insurance operations in Britain, France, Brazil and Singapore. It offers a range of general insurance products including policies covering medical, car, travel, property damage and marine cargo. ... and branches in order to cut global expenses by US$2.5 billion to US$3.5 billion annually by 2013. Gulliver also said the group's insurance business would focus on 'life, pension ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/980461/hsbc-seeks-sell-general-insurance-unit
  9. Blame the bottom line, not a bronze lion

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... month it would cutting 30,000 employees from its global workforce of 296,000 by 2013, HSBC swung the axe in Hong Kong. It will slash about 10 per cent of the local workforce, with information ... by 2013. Unionists and staff have not been able to swallow the news and have taken it out on a defenceless victim. Poor Stephen - the iconic roaring bronze lion in front of the bank's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/978890/blame-bottom-line-not-bronze-lion
  10. HSBC to axe 3,000 Hong Kong jobs

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen lulu.chen@scmp.com HSBC, one of the city's biggest employers, is to axe 3,000 jobs by the end of 2013 - approximately 10 per cent of its local workforce - as part ... The Swiss bank announced in late August that it planned to eliminate about 2 billion Swiss francs (HK$18.9 billion) of costs by the end of 2013, which would mean reducing the workforce ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/978390/hsbc-axe-3000-hong-kong-jobs

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