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  1. Retailer's staff to protest at share listing

    Posted May 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Unionists and staff of South Korea's biggest fashion retailer, E-Land World, will protest in Hong Kong next week against the listing on the city's stock exchange of its mainland arm, E-Land Fashion China. They say the parent company has big debts and exploits workers. Kim Seok-won, a workers' representative, said it had laid off casual workers to avoid putting ...

  2. Employment in private sector rises 2pc

    Posted Jun 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... growth- hiring 513,300 people. It was followed by the retail trade which engaged 225,900, the business services sector employing 212,900, and restaurants hiring 193,400. A department spokesman said employment increased in most of the surveyed sectors, including hotels, real estate, recreational services, restaurants and retail sectors. But employment decreased at construction sites, ...

  3. Railway giant on expansion binge

    Posted May 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rail, retail and office jobs MTR The Mass Transit Railway (MTR) advertises job openings practically every week. As of March, the company had 13,829 employees in Hong Kong. 'Our ... shopping centres are looking for leasing personnel to undertake letting, direct marketing, administration and budget preparation, and market research and retail studies. To ensure staff loyalty, ...

  4. Construction industry tops survey of Q3 hiring plans

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... triggered a surge in demand for labour,' she says, noting that experienced architects and engineers will be highly sought-after in the coming months. Employers in the wholesale and retail ...

  5. Can-do attitude needed for Mannings position

    Posted May 26th 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... and beauty stores, Dairy Farm has a strong presence across Asia through its operation of retail chains, including Wellcome supermarkets, 7-Eleven convenience stores, Ikea home furnishings stores ... programmes in retail management, technical skills and product knowledge. Someone who enjoys recruiting, leading and developing talent should apply. Good knowledge of best practices in customer ...

  6. From MNCs to SMEs, CPA credentials key to rewarding career in accounting

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... created positions. 'There are a number of industries that are in pretty good demand, namely retail, fast moving consumer goods, natural resources and pharmaceuticals. They are relatively more ...

  7. Industries slow to use Sars relief fund

    Posted Aug 13th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... $470 million have been approved. The loans were made available to restaurant, catering, retail, cinema and karaoke operators along with travel agents to pay staff wages. Of the applications ... training places for unemployed workers in the catering, retail, tourism, hotel, decoration, transport and property sectors. The Permanent Secretary for Economic Development and Labour, Matthew ...

  8. Cathay gives 5pc pay rise, month's bonus

    Posted Dec 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... said the retail and construction industries were likely to live up to the forecast rises, compared to the finance and manufacturing sectors, which had been hit harder by the European debt ...

  9. Job vacancies, turnover hit five-year high, survey finds

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... the surveyed sectors, followed by retail. 'One reason is because the economy has been strong and companies have more opportunities to develop their businesses, thus more jobs are available,' ... on companies to give larger pay rises or risk losing workers, particularly in the retail and wholesale industries. The study revealed that the retail sector recorded the highest yearly turnover rate ...

  10. HSBC seeks to sell general insurance unit

    Posted Sep 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of its wealth management sector to cater to its millions of retail banking clients. In comparison, the general insurance does not have a high cross sales value, while the competition is also very ...




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