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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hong Kong firms expect to offer workers 4.5 per cent pay rise next year

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 02:40pm by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Average raise likely to be on par with last year's, as mainland companies head for cheaper cities Expect a pay rise of 4pc to 4.5pc: survey Hongkongers ... expenses. Mainland firms, some owned by Hongkongers, are starting to move to second- and third-tier mainland cities and to countries such as Cambodia and Sri Lanka, where wages are lower, Yip said. ...

  2. 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

    ... Samuel Chan and Shirley Zhao More than 30 swimming pools and beaches are closed or without sufficient safety staff today as more than a third of the city's lifeguards strike against what they say are inadequate staffing levels. About 100 lifeguards took a dip in Victoria Harbour as part of their protest, which has left some disappointed Hongkongers who had hoped to mark ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Erwiana finishes helping police with 'abuse' case and heads home

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Ada Lee

    ... she hoped to make a quick recovery and thanked the city's migrant workers and Hongkongers for their support. "I hope the support is not only given to me but also to all migrant ... would return for the hearing. Police chief Andy Tsang Wai-hung said the force had finished its investigation of the case. Law has also been charged under the Employment Ordinance with offences ...

  4. 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

    ... discrimination, of whom nearly two-thirds said it was because of their age. "When we talk about workplace discrimination, one [case] is far too many. When we're talking about 18 per cent, ... cent said they had been sexually harassed. The watchdog was alarmed to note that 94 per cent of victims did not take action; others reported the case to the EOC or the Labour Department. Dr ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Standard working hours 'good for productivity, jobs'

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Phila Siu

    ... the case of Hong Kong, you've got such low unemployment. The only way to get employment to increase is really to bring in people who are outside the labour force," he said. Professionals ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Abuse cases won't deter Myanmar maids, says lawmaker Felix Chung

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:29am by Jeffie Lam and Samuel Chan

    ... up the case [of Erwiana] in the meeting and asked if there was any legislation in Hong Kong that protects the foreign maids," said Chung. "But Myanmar still finds the plan attractive … I don't think the widely reported case of Erwiana will be a big problem." Chung, who is involved in building a garment-manufacturing facility in Myanmar, said he had promised ...

  7. 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

    ... that commission members had not yet made clear what wage they preferred. FOCUS: How many Big Macs could a Hongkonger on minimum wage afford? "Actually the economic statistics presented ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hongkong International Terminals dockers offered 10pc pay rise

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Dockers offered 10pc pay rise Dock workers at Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), the port operator hit by a five-week strike over wages last year, could see their pay go up by 10.1 per cent from next month. Base salaries will increase by 6 per cent, and the company would offer an additional 4.1 per cent in incentive income. HIT said its ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Three in five Hongkongers can't afford their desired lifestyles after retirement

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 04:05am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Living it up after retiring? Not likely About three in five Hongkongers will not have built a retirement nest egg fit for funding their desired lifestyles by the time they stop working, a survey shows. Respondents hoped to retire at age 60.7 on average, up from 59.4 last year- but the extra earnings still leave them a far cry from meeting ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Wanted: 240 new prison guards as older ones retire

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... in Stanley had been vacated to make room for detainees in case of mass arrests during Occupy Central. The prison was vacated for renovation, he said. ...




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