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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China must heed anger over health care standards to curb hospital violence

    Posted May 06th 2014, 04:54pm by LIJIA ZHANG

    ... commercialised. With limited government funding, they have to generate income through treatment and drug sales to support themselves. When I began work at a state-owned enterprise in the early 1980s, ... which plants the seed of doctor-patient mistrust. Then there is corruption. Some doctors, given their long hours, modest salaries (on average, a doctor's basic salary is on par ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1505691/china-must-heed-anger-over-health-care-standards-curb-hospital-violence
  2. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    All turns quiet on the Gaza front as 72-hour ceasefire comes into effect

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 04:34pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Jerusalem Israel pulls out its ground forces as 72-hour ceasefire comes into effect and army announces the end of its operation to destroy Hamas tunnels All turns quiet on the Gaza front Gaza fell silent yesterday after a month of intense combat, as a 72-hour truce accepted by Israel and Hamas came into effect and the last Israeli troops left the battered ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1566987/israeli-troops-withdraw-gaza-72-hour-truce-begins
  3. News - Hong Kong

    Long working hours cause depression, survey confirms

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 02:12pm by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu It’s no surprise that working long, inflexible hours can trigger mental distress, but now a Hong Kong survey has put a statistical face on the situation. Among people who work more than 50 hours a week, 35 per cent show symptoms of depression, according to a survey commissioned by the Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service and released on Thursday. But when the working week ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1098943/long-working-hours-cause-depression-survey-confirms
  4. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    My 48 Hours in … Phuket

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Joan koh

    ... Text: Joan Koh Thai hotel heir Vorasit 'Wan' Issara shares some of his favourite spots on the popular holiday island Phuket For the Bangkok-born hotelier who has spent most of his life working, holidaying and living on resort islands around the world, Vorasit "Wan" Issara confesses he feels right at home in Thailand's most famous island. He was in his ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1564330/my-48-hours-phuket
  5. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    Sold out in two hours: Hong Kong buyers jam Apple website in bid to snatch iPhone 6

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 04:20am by Amy Nip, CHRIS LAU

    ... hours. Buyer Pang Shun-sing, 25, said he spent 45 minutes just trying to get onto the site. "I wanted to get the 64GB iPhone 6 Plus in gold, but they were sold out by then," he said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1591229/fans-jam-apple-site-new-iphones-go-sale
  6. Candidates opposed to regulating hours in workplace are not worth supporting

    Posted Dec 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... far. Even mainland legislation offers workers better protection. Their standard working week is an eight-hour shift, five days a week. Workers may work longer hours on overtime, ... I would have surely turned out. Seventeen candidates came from an organisation called 'cater17.org', and all of them oppose legislation controlling working hours. In my opinion, hours ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/988616/candidates-opposed-regulating-hours-workplace-are-not-worth-supporting
  7. Cutting working hours the next step

    Posted Aug 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the legislation has affected Hong Kong's workforce. Authorities have to make every effort to ensure it is being respected, while moving on to the promised next stage, standard working hours. Business ... people in Hong Kong work what would be considered unreasonably long hours elsewhere in the world. Improving conditions is as important as ensuring that a reasonable minimum hourly rate is paid. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/976020/cutting-working-hours-next-step
  8. 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
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are expected to exchange views on bilateral relations and major regional issues of common concern. The dialogue started in 2008.   Labour Advisory Board meets on working hours The Labour Advisory Board discusses a government report on legislating working hours. Activists from the Confederation of Trade Unions plan to rally outside the conference to protest against a warning by an employers' ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1090719/talking-points
  10. News - Hong Kong

    MTR Tsuen Wan Line resumes normal service after early morning rush hour delay

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 08:07am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chung Line, which links Hong Kong Station to Kowloon Station. The company said it carried out urgent repair work to deal with the signal failure. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1561643/mtr-tsuen-wan-line-delay-early-morning-rush-hour-due-signalling-fault

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