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  1. The Scrooge class

    Posted Apr 10th 2010, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... brush. Stephen Vines is a Hong Kong-based journalist and entrepreneur ...

  2. Few young job-seekers use service

    Posted Jan 07th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... employment service unhelpful. Concern group member Kenny Chu urged the department to publicise the employment service more and to set up a counter for young job seekers at each job centre. ...

  3. Labour Department warns young workers of employment traps and hazards

    Posted Jun 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Consumer Council suggests young workers should: Keep away from dubious recruitment advertisements, especially those offering high pay but requiring no special skills or qualifications; Avoid ...

  4. Construction is a casual job young people rightly shun

    Posted Jul 26th 2007, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... industry is still as high as 10.2 per cent. We need to create more jobs, which in turn will attract more young people into this industry. Development Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor July 24 If she means to tell us that there are not many young people in construction trades at the moment, well, she is right. Only 5.3 per cent of construction workers are aged 15 to 24. That figure ...

  5. Better times arrive for young jobless

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Louisa Yan The number of unemployed young people in Hong Kong dropped by 3,700 in the past quarter. But social workers warn there is no room for complacency, with the group's ... attributed the fall to the improving overall economic situation but said the jobless rate remained high. 'Young people are valuable to the community as they will be our future masters. However, ...

  6. Better times arrive for young unemployed

    Posted Dec 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Louisa Yan The number of unemployed young people in Hong Kong dropped by 3,700 but social workers warn there is no room for complacency, with the group's unemployment rate still 32.5 per cent. Permanent Secretary for Economic Development and Labour Matthew Cheung Kin-chung told a youth job seminar the number of unemployed aged between 15 and 19 had fallen from a record ...

  7. Man with a mission positive

    Posted Dec 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zoe Mak Name: Stephen Chan Chi-wan Occupation: general manager of Television Broadcasting Limited Star sign: Sagittarius On my play list: a range of music, from Canto-pop to jazz and bossa ... father was very strict. Later, my sister and I realised that he was only pretending to be tough and he loved us very much. I loved singing and being a mimic for people when I was young ...

  8. Draft anti-racism laws may have exemptions

    Posted Oct 31st 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani The draft legislation against racial discrimination in Hong Kong may contain at least three specific exemptions, the deputy secretary for home affairs revealed yesterday. Stephen Fisher said small and medium-sized enterprises might be granted a three-year grace period to allow them to adjust to the new law. Second, Mr Fisher said that while the law would protect ...

  9. Blame the bottom line, not a bronze lion

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by 2013. Unionists and staff have not been able to swallow the news and have taken it out on a defenceless victim. Poor Stephen - the iconic roaring bronze lion in front of the bank's headquarters on Des Voeux Road - has become the target of an attack by demonstrators who stuffed representations of a 'broken rice bowl' into its mouth. Stephen's more-tight-lipped ...

  10. Social workers strike for higher salaries

    Posted Nov 29th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee, Martin Wong

    ... with police. The mood became tense after director of social welfare Stephen Fisher finally accepted a petition from a group of about 12 protesters at 11am but immediately returned to the offices ... to the public over the strike, as many of the city's welfare services were affected. The union said at least three centres providing services for the elderly and young people had to close. Hong ...




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