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  1. Cathay union may seek judicial review of medical data collection

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A union of Cathay Pacific crew is considering a judicial review after the Privacy Commissioner decided not to appeal against a court ruling over the airline collecting medical data from cabin staff. About 30 members of the Cathay Pacific Airways Flight Attendants Union protested at the Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data in Wan Chai yesterday ...

  2. Cathay union seeks staff views on strike

    Posted Dec 19th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The Cathay Pacific flight attendants' union is polling members about whether to take industrial action if the airline refuses to drop its new medical scheme. The union ... 10,000 Hong Kong-based staff and their families. But the union said it would not accept any arrangement that required staff to pay. Cathay Pacific Airways Flight Attendants Union chairwoman Becky ...

  3. Flight attendants in more talks on benefits

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union chairwoman Becky Kwan Siu-wa says the union is still in talks with the airline's management on changes to their medical benefits that will require them to pay HK$30 to HK$50 for each visit to a doctor. 'Meetings will probably be held in the next few days and we will have a meeting with our union members on Thursday at Charter ...

  4. Cathay flight attendants win pay case

    Posted Jan 13th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... million. Speaking on behalf of Ms Wu and Ms Ho outside court yesterday, Ms Kwan, chairwoman of the Cathay Pacific Airways Flight Attendants Union, welcomed the judgment. 'We are satisfied with the judgment,' she said. 'But we have not won completely what we wanted to get.' She said the union was considering an appeal. Ms Kwan said the trio were originally claiming about HK$280,000 ...

  5. PCCW pledges no across-the-board cuts in pay, staff

    Posted Feb 18th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Gary Cheung

    ... and salary cuts but admitting some will be asked to take unpaid leave. The PCCW Employees General Union will meet members tonight to discuss the latest cost-cutting proposal laid out by the company. ... of HSBC's AsiaPacific operations, on Monday. 'There is no across-the-board layoff. Reduction of job positions is the last resort,' said Mr Arena in an internal memo, adding that any ...

  6. Hawkers pitch in with charity sale

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... million was raised, according to organiser the Hong Kong Football Association. About 6,000 fans attended. The Hong Kong Federation of Trade Unions set up more than 100 booths across the city ...

  7. Two city airlines cut jobs in crisis

    Posted Oct 20th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... between Hong Kong and more than 30 cities in Asia. The union demanded that the companies accept their social responsibilities and not shift operational difficulties on to employees. 'The ... Agnes Lam Cathay also freezes recruitment as impact of 'financial tsunami' grows An airline workers' union has warned that more layoffs are on the way after it received ...

  8. Flight attendants demand end to enforced early retirement

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... or 55. They called on the government to draw up legislation to protect staff from age discrimination. Becky Kwan Siu-wah, chairwoman of the Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union, said: 'We ... to staff hired in the UK.' The union said the US, EU members and Australia had enacted laws against age discrimination. They are organising an internet petition to urge the government ...

  9. Oasis sees family left HK$93,000 in the red

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Dennis Eng

    ... Kong. Meanwhile, Cathay Pacific Flight Attendants Union chairwoman Becky Kwan Siu-wah said it had written to Cathay management asking it to absorb Oasis cabin crew if they were laid off. ...

  10. Tour guides see incomes cut by half

    Posted Oct 28th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... for the Hong Kong Travel Industry (Outbound) Tour Escort and Tour Guide Union, said most tour guides were only making about HK$5,000 to HK$6,000 a month. 'Most of them only do short-journey package tours to Southeast Asia and China now. 'Tour guides usually make about HK$10,000 a month from September to November, as now is the best time to visit Australia and South Africa. ...




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