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  1. Business - Companies - HUMAN RESOURCES

    Yahoo chief calls for return to workstations

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in San Francisco Employees working from home told to report to offices but the move may have risks Yahoo chief calls for return to workstations Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer, by ordering staff to report to offices, risks losing the productivity gains that can come from flexible work arrangements and jeopardising her ability to lure top talent. Jackie Reses, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1159392/yahoo-chief-calls-return-workstations
  2. Business - Money - TRADING

    Shanghai stock market unlikely to follow Hong Kong trading hours

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 04:27am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Shanghai unlikely to follow HK stock market hours Shanghai is unlikely to stretch stock exchange trading hours to match Hong Kong's, despite ... with a one-hour break for lunch at noon. According to sources, Shanghai will initially keep trading hours unchanged when Hong Kong and mainland investors begin dealing in each other's markets ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1560753/shanghai-stock-market-unlikely-follow-hong-kong
  3. Business - China Business - LABOUR

    Loading up on hours suits many workers

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ..., many workers preferred doing overtime because that substantially increased their income. Workers are paid 1.5 times their standard salary by hour from Monday to Friday for work beyond eight ... on hours suits many workers Li Ruoyu works at Wuxi Hongding Textile Fibre in Henan province to support his two children. He says he does not mind working extra hours- in fact, the more the better. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1249881/loading-hours-suits-many-workers
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - COURTS

    StanChart sues over metal fraud claims

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:31am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Bank seeks US$35.6 million inlawsuit against Decheng Mining owner StanChart sues over metal fraud claims Standard Chartered is suing Chen Jihong, the owner of a metals trading ... the US$40 million loan facility, according to a July 8 lawsuit filed at Hong Kong's High Court. A spokeswoman for Standard Chartered in Singapore yesterday confirmed the lawsuit against ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1554304/stanchart-sues-over-metal-fraud-claims
  5. Business - Banking & Finance

    HKMA and Bank of Thailand launch linked clearing system

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 01:50am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Two markets will now be able to transact US dollar deals during Asian banking hours HK and Thai central banks link settlements The Hong Kong Monetary Authority ... in the two markets will now be able to settle foreign-exchange transactions in US dollars versus Thai baht in real time during Asian business hours, without having to wait for US markets to open ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1561447/hkma-and-bank-thailand-launch-linked-clearing-system
  6. Business - Banking & Finance - CAPITAL MARKETS

    Standard Chartered's new Hong Kong chief May Tan eyes China growth

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Ray Chan

    ... of Standard Chartered's first female chief executive in Hong Kong. May Tan, who took on the top job at the start of this month, joined the emerging markets-focused bank in 2009 through its ... of Lehman Brothers almost brought down the global financial system. "It was an honourable deal since Standard Chartered did not change its bid price for Cazenove even after the Lehman ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1556880/standard-chartereds-new-hong-kong-chief-may-tan-eyes-china
  7. Business - China Business - ENERGY POLICY

    Storage the missing link in China's strategy for renewable energy

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 10:06am by David Fullbrook

    ... to join jammed streets in Beijing's rush hour. Adding more power lines, which takes several years, is the standard solution. However, additional capacity is often underutilised, like empty ... adding 50GW, or more than the world installed last year, in three years across rooftops and solar farms. Offshore wind is also picking up with better incentives. Signs are that work may begin ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1561687/storage-missing-link-chinas-strategy-renewable-energy
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - ECONOMY

    Why economic stimulus no longer works for China

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 10:42am by Derek Scissors

    ... state of the economy, but it will not affect where the economy is headed. Regardless of whether it is scattered or intense, monetary stimulus no longer works for the mainland economy and cannot ... how full the hose is, though, because the water is flowing into a lake. One counter-argument is that stimulus must be important because it worked in May, when there were signs of modest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1538761/why-economic-stimulus-no-longer-works-china
  9. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Bridging the clean air gap

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:36am by Cathy Holcombe

    ... than two years, the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge should open, and we will find out whether the "build it and they will come" model works or a white elephant walks. One simple way ... share of the cost. But then, imagine if environmental standards between Hong Kong and the rest of the Pearl River Delta were so starkly contrasting that residents in Hong Kong recoiled in horror ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1560967/bridging-clean-air-gap
  10. Business - Companies - COMPUTERS

    Hewlett-Packard tightens hiring rules for China suppliers

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... said an employment agent on the mainland forged documents on behalf of underage workers. Working hours for students must be lower than the legal limit and the total number of student workers must also be limited, HP said yesterday. Suppliers must comply with the guidelines immediately, said the maker of Envy laptops and other peripherals. The effort to improve working conditions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1148174/hewlett-packard-tightens-hiring-rules-china-suppliers

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