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  1. Fans to pay more for Sevens tickets

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... aged 12 or under have risen from $250 to $300. The increase is the first since 1998 and Allan Payne, executive director of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU), said the hike was mainly ... at a Sevens Festival at the Hong Kong Stadium on December 10, featuring a Sevens-like party, with mini rugby and matches involving women and schools. Coalter said she could not reveal the number ...

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    Heated debate online over the Hong Kong ferry tragedy

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... and the Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust have approached the department, which will help the affected households cope with financial difficulties brought on by the loss of a loved on. The Li Ka ... of Power Assets   Definitely I am upset. I left Hong Kong last night, but after knowing about it [the accident] this morning, I dropped everything and rushed back. There is no need to ask about my ...

  3. BA guilty of breaching rights of HK cabin crew union chief

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung British Airways has been fined for breaching the labour rights of the head of its Hong Kong cabin crew union, in the first successful prosecution of its kind in Hong Kong ... this case to become an example for them and for all Hong Kong unions.' Lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan, general secretary of the Confederation of Trade Union, said the verdict was only a minor victory. ...

  4. Mid-sized classes of 30 proposed to end dispute

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... the Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union and the government on class size. The union would like to see just 20 children in a classroom. Choi Kwok-kwong, chairman of Education Convergence ... said, but they were against any one-off cut in the size of classes to 20. However, both the union and the government immediately rejected the proposal. The Education and Manpower Bureau argued ...

  5. Workers seeking back pay keep up protest against toymaker

    Posted Oct 18th 2008, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai, Paggie Leung

    ... Ivan Zhai in Dongguan and Paggie Leung Thousands of workers who lost their jobs with the factory closures this week by Hong Kong toymaker Smart Union Group (Holdings) continued to protest ... they had received one month's back pay by late yesterday afternoon. Hong Kong-listed Smart Union owned two toy factories in Dongguan and one in Qingyuan, but closed them suddenly this week. ...

  6. Flak flies over Chan's vision of freedom

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung, Raymond Li, Vivienne Chow

    ... in 1995 to promote the city. The University of Hong Kong Students Union issued a statement strongly condemning Chan's remarks and demanding an immediate apology. 'We find it most ironic ... need 'control' and that too much freedom can lead to 'chaos'. In Hong Kong, the Tourism Board came under pressure to remove him as the city's tourism ambassador, while ...

  7. Delay over payment owed to tour guides

    Posted Mar 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... The Hong Kong Travel Industry (Outbound) Tour Escort and Tour Guide Union earlier demanded tour companies inform workers of the compensation by tomorrow and give them cheques by next Tuesday. The council's executive director, Joseph Tung Yao-chung, said it would give the union the latest updates by tomorrow. Vicky Lo Wing-kei, organising secretary of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade ...

  8. Park is inhumane to its staff, lawmaker claims

    Posted Sep 10th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... 'It's not stated in the contract that they can't drink water when there are some visitors around.' The head of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Unions said his group had received ... of the Hong Kong theme park only had a 15-minute break every four hours, compared with a 15-minute break every two hours at the Disney parks in Japan and the United States. 'I don't think ...

  9. Businessman loses nearly HK$2.5 million as bank refuses to stop fraudulent payment

    Posted Oct 27th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... (HK$2.49 million) made with his China UnionPay debit card at 4.44am on October 14. The 39-year-old trading company owner- who said he was in Hong Kong when the transaction was made- discovered ... Paggie Leung A Hong Kong businessman who lost nearly HK$2.5 million because of a fraudulent transaction in Macau has complained that his bank on the mainland failed to stop the payment. ...

  10. 'Caring' firms lauded amid fears of staff layoffs

    Posted Feb 11th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Paggie Leung

    ... a bad example and improper moral standard in society.' The chief executive of the Hong Kong Banking Employees Union, Wu Yiu-fung, said it was ironic for HSBC to receive such an award. ... were crowned caring companies by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service, up 18 per cent on last year. The awards are given to firms based on their care for the community, employees ...




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