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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Hongkong International Terminals dockers offered 10pc pay rise

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 06:21am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Dockers offered 10pc pay rise Dock workers at Hongkong International Terminals (HIT), the port operator hit by a five-week strike over wages last year, could ... which led last year's strike, said the offer was unacceptable as the "incentive income" was discretionary. The union called for a base pay rise of no less than 9.8 per cent. Last ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Port operator's pay guarantee to dockers

    Posted Mar 17th 2014, 05:05am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Company to ensure subcontractors cough up more than inflation rate of 4.3 per cent- as union says strike deal promised double digits Port operator's pay ... of last year's strike. Hongkong International Terminals (HIT) also warned its subcontractors that their contracts may not be renewed if they were found to have failed to treat their workers ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Dock strike: Few changes a year after longest walkout in Hong Kong’s history

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 11:04am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Progress made on basic work conditions after 40-day strike that hit home with Hongkongers, but much still to be resolved says union leader Dockers' fight goes on one year after strike The moment Stanley Ho Wai-hong stepped out of the taxi into the dirty air at the Kwai Tsing Container Terminals, memories of last year’s 40-day dock strike came ...

  4. News - China - LABOUR

    Strike by cash delivery guards disrupts bank operations in Guangzhou

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 03:48am by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Guard strike disrupts deliveries of banknotes Banking services were disrupted in Guangzhou yesterday when about 100 cash delivery guards went on strike in the morning following the accidental shooting death of a colleague at the weekend. The strike started at about 7am when the uniformed guards gathered outside the Guangzhou Sui Bao Escort & Convoy ...

  5. News - China - LABOUR

    Sanitation workers' strike in Guangzhou district to enter third day

    Posted Jan 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Sanitation workers march on Guangzhou government offices, as dirty streets and piles of trash expose the cost of a row over low pay A strike involving 300 sanitation workers ... and we come from very poor areas," she added. "We are happy if we can earn enough just to make ends meet, but now we have no choice but to go on strike." District cleaners' ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Kwai Tsing dock workers set to win pay rise, says union

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 04:05am by Phila Siu

    ... to the 14 per cent demanded by the dockers- a union leader says. But the union, which won a 9.8 per cent pay increase after a 40-day strike a year ago, suspected something "fishy" ... speculation about specific levels of wage increase for HIT's external contractor workers is completely unfounded". On March 28 last year, hundreds of dockers launched a 40-day strike ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Dockers lukewarm on HIT pay offer: union

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by Phila Siu

    ... only half of the workers had accepted the plan. "We will not rule out the possibility of taking industrial action," said Ho, organiser of last year's 40-day strike, during which ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Striking dockers set up camp on Li Ka-shing's doorstep

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 10:53am by Phila Siu, Joyce Man and Tanna Chong

    ... dispute to Li Ka-shing's front door Striking dockers stepped up their action yesterday, moving base to Li Ka-shing's office building at the Cheung Kong Center to urge Asia's richest ... upon Gerry Yim Lui-fai to come out and talk to the dockers," said strike organiser Stanley Ho Wai-hong of the Union of Hong Kong Dockers. We are besieging the Cheung Kong Center because ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Labour chief meets Hong Kong's striking dockers in bid to end 26-day strike

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu and Stuart Lau

    ... Phila Siu and Stuart Lau Matthew Cheung calls their first sit-down constructive, but union is less impressed Labour chief meets striking dockers Secretary for Labour and Welfare Matthew Cheung Kin-chung met dockers for the first time yesterday in an apparent attempt to put an end to their 26-day strike. Speaking after the two-hour meeting, Cheung said it had been ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Sacked dockers cry foul over 'unfair' dismissal

    Posted May 29th 2013, 07:30pm by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Workers claim they were sacked over minor breaches, in what the union calls a retaliation against their participation in the 40-day strike Dockers cry foul over their 'unfair' dismissal Three dockers have been laid off unfairly after they took part in a 40-day strike at the Kwai Tsing Container Terminals, the Union of Hong Kong Dockers claims. The union, which ...




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