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  1. Business - Economy - EMPLOYMENT

    Young hit hardest as global jobless rate continues to rise

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 12:54am by GDN

    ... and social consequences of rising inequality as labour market problems looked set to worsen this year. "If we fail to act, if we fail to tackle the youth jobs crisis, long-term unemployment, ... the ratio of youth to adult unemployment at a record. The World Economic Forum kicks off in the Swiss town of Davos today with a focus on rising inequality. Guy Ryder, the ILO's ...

  2. News - China - EMPLOYMENT

    Foshan is first Chinese local government to open up to foreign talent

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:26am by Mimi Lau

    ... are two Britons, Abbey Heffer, 22, and Chris Blake, 32. An American with social media skills will join the Foshan Investment Promotion Agency next month, while a fifth vacancy is yet to be filled. ... contract with a monthly salary of about 13,000 yuan (HK$16,000) including rental allowance after deducting tax and social insurance contributions. But to them, it's not so much about ...

  3. Business - Economy - EMPLOYMENT

    Giving Hong Kong's jobless youth hope for the future

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 11:57am by DAVID DODWELL

    ... David Dodwell Nurturing entrepreneurship among the swelling ranks of Hong Kong's jobless youth offers the best hope for remedying this social curse Unfinished business As we move ... and structure of large organisations intolerable. If we in Hong Kong are going to resolve this appalling social challenge- and at the same time prevent this lonely and isolated community from becoming ...

  4. News - China - EMPLOYMENT

    Young party members 'top earners'

    Posted May 05th 2014, 03:56am by Li Jing

    ... Chunling, a sociologist with the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, who led a nationwide study on the post-80s generation last year, said the group was not homogenised. "There is distinct ... research programme into social changes in the Yangtze River Delta. Similar surveys will be conducted in Jiangsu and Zhejiang province. According to the Shanghai Statistics Bureau, the average ...

  5. Business - Economy - EMPLOYMENT

    South Korea plans 'name and shame' policy against companies with few women

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 03:24pm by Staff Reporter

    ... years in a row may be publicly named, in an effort to tackle gender inequality in the workplace, the report cited government ministries as saying. It said more details of the scheme, led ...

  6. News - China - EMPLOYMENT

    Women postgraduates land jobs easier if pregnancy is out of the way

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:38am by Vanessa Piao

    ... cent during the first quarter last year, the lowest in many years, a slowing that wiped out millions of jobs according to official estimates. A report by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences ...

  7. News - China - EMPLOYMENT

    In tight times, jobseekers turn to stability and security of civil service

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 04:11pm by He Huifeng

    ... The test asked what was the "fundamental ethical responsibility of journalists on the mainland". Answer "A" was social responsibility; "B", to serve the people; ... Zhou said. "There should be three parts: first, state that issues that are part of current social problems, while stating that the problems result from the internal contradictions ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EMPLOYMENT

    'See, mum? Your good girl can succeed': Runaway teen becomes a star employee

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 11:41am by Phila Siu

    ... my family,” she admitted. Caught in a downward spiral, but determined to keep her promise to her mother, Wong sought help from social workers. They guided her to the Labour Department’s ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - EMPLOYMENT

    Banks will not end connected hiring

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu, George Chen

    ... leaders- to help the firm secure deals in China. The JP Morgan case attracted public attention on the mainland where social unrest is on the rise due partly to the corruption perceived ... "Private Banks not only target the princeling family or relatives but more often leverage on the princeling family and social connections and contacts for other business opportunities." ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EMPLOYMENT

    Tough times for business graduates

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... for success. "Hong Kong is a hub. It will have a future if there are intellectuals who innovate," the international business and global management student said. Lim runs a social enterprise ...




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