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  1. News - China - LABOUR

    Guangdong collective bargaining proposal seen as bellwether for China

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:13am by Mimi Lau

    ... The security guards were arrested and convicted by the local district court of illegally gathering and disturbing the social order. Meng and his fellow demonstrators were jailed for up to nine months. ...

  2. News - China - LABOUR

    Rare decision: Xiamen labour panel punishes foreign-run company in dispute over workers' strike

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 12:08pm by Keira Lu Huang

    ... to court. Calls to Kewei’s offices went unanswered. Thirty-four senior workers led negotiations from last May to February about Kewei’s proposed relocation, before deciding to go on strike for 16 ... regulations”, according to the legal expert, who asked for anonymity due to the sensitivity of the matter. The expert said court rulings or arbitration decisions not in favour of companies were “very ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Prosecutions stepped up against hazardous workplaces, minister says

    Posted May 04th 2014, 05:41am by Amy Nip

    ... sufficient information to the court as reference for its decisions," he wrote. Unionist lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan said the number of deaths in the first quarter could be the highest in five years. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Erwiana finishes helping police with 'abuse' case and heads home

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:08am by Ada Lee

    ... workers so that justice is given to all," she said in the statement. Erwiana's former employer, Law Wan-tung, 44, is to appear in court on April 29 to face charges of causing grievous ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    'We are workers, not slaves!' Hundreds of maids march on Hong Kong government HQ

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 04:28am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... alleges abuse by another employer. The accused will appear in court later this month and in April, respectively. Sringatin, of the Association of Indonesian Migrant Workers, said the live-in rule ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    'Scrap live-in rule if you really want to stop abuse'

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 03:15am by Phila Siu

    ... The courts will hear their cases on March 25 and April 23, respectively.   ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Migrant women an untapped labour pool

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 04:54am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... said. The Society for Community Organisation was criticised in December after it pushed for a landmark court ruling granting new arrivals the right to welfare. A core member of the group, Richard Tsoi Yiu-cheong, said he had been bombarded with insults online and even death threats. The Court of Final Appeal overturned the rule that only people who had lived in the city for seven ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Would-be helpers from Bangladesh scared off by abuse fears

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 11:45pm by DANNY LEE

    ... an employer was arrested accused of hitting and pulling the hair of her Bangladeshi helper. Also last week, the former employer of Indonesian Erwiana Sulistyaningsih appeared in court charged ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Pilots take Cathay Pacific to court over pay dispute

    Posted Jul 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... to the Labour Tribunal last month. It follows September's Court of Final Appeal victory for cabin crew who sued Cathay for failing to give them their full statutory holiday pay. Dennis Dolan, ... it is likely that this will be a long and drawn-out process," the newsletter stated. In September's ruling, the Court of Final Appeal said certain allowances should be considered ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    Li Ka-shing's flagship Cheung Kong asks court to drive out strikers

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Phila Siu, Johnny Tam

    ... court to drive out strikers Tycoon Li Ka-shing's flagship Cheung Kong company dealt a blow to striking dockers yesterday, seeking an injunction in the High Court to keep them away from its headquarters in Central. Mr Justice Derek Pang Wai-cheong, sitting in the Court of First Instance, said he would not hear the application in the absence of the demonstrators because it involved ...




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