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  1. Marathon men

    Posted Feb 21st 2008, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... Andrea Li Race series keeps employees fit and raises funds for communities Corporate social responsibility can do wonders for an employer. It not only heightens the company's profile in the community, and recognition of its brand around the world, but also galvanises the workforce by exemplifying the impact and importance of the organisation's core values. That is precisely what ...

  2. 100 HSBC staff fired as part of bigger cull

    Posted Feb 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com About 100 HSBC workers were fired yesterday in what is believed to be the latest round of sackings that could see up to 3,000 jobs disappear. Many were from the information technology and private banking units and included staff at the managerial and frontline levels. Unionists accused the bank of a lack of social responsibility and urged HSBC staff ...

  3. Cathay Pacific staff to consider tribunal action

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Elaine Wu

    ... Pacific. Mr Lee said it was regrettable to see that a major Hong Kong airline lacked commitment to social responsibility. Allowances are paid to cabin crew based on the number of hours they fly ...

  4. Blame the bottom line, not a bronze lion

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... jobs for staff? Do shareholders prefer the bank to be strong on social responsibility, hire more employees and keep more jobs instead of cutting costs? They might not like the answers, ...

  5. HKIB talk offers key to banking

    Posted Nov 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... an internship, but during their holiday breaks, students can contact banks to participate in their corporate social responsibility (CSR) projects. This way, they show willingness and can learn more about ...

  6. Social work expands focus to meet growing demands

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and practices, maximise the utility of resources and be cost-effective. In response, degree programmes are evolving. The social work department offers several postgraduate degree programmes. At MPhil ... Lizze Turner Dealing with the problem of deteriorating family solidarity is just one example of the important changes that have occurred in the social work sector in recent years, ...

  7. Glass walls to protect welfare staff

    Posted Oct 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The construction of protective glass walls to separate social workers from welfare applicants has begun at two district social security offices. The move to put up defensive barriers comes ... recipients in August. Four more attacks were reported last month. 'After what happened in August we have had discussions with the unions, as well as the Building Department, which is responsible ...

  8. Ministry accused of misusing state funds

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the Finance Ministry but has not received a response. Finance Ministry officials have defended their actions, saying they intended to inject the money into the social security system at an appropriate ... (HK$5.6 billion) in social security funds has been misappropriated. The inquiry was revealed last Wednesday when Li Jinhua, auditor-general of the State Auditing Administration, submitted a report ...

  9. Scheme to help recover back pay

    Posted Mar 19th 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... authorities were also responsible for making arrangements to pay the money by June, after consulting property developers and construction companies involved in the projects.The plan said there had ... They kidnapped a Beijing construction site manager on October 11 last year, whom they believed was responsible for back pay. State leaders have made repeated pledges to recover unpaid wages for migrant ...

  10. Rights and wrongs

    Posted May 28th 2004, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching The first time that post-1997 Hong Kong submitted a report to the United Nations committee responsible for overseeing the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, it took the city to task, pointing out that some of its previous recommendations had not been implemented. Now, the special administrative region has handed in a second report and, ...




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