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  1. Women make worst customers: survey

    Posted Dec 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the situation of the low-level staff. They also said that companies' policies should be made clear to both employees and customers, so that there would be fewer conflicts. 'Reducing conflicts ...

  2. Complaints about helper agencies rise

    Posted May 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to take care when drafting contracts with agencies to avoid conflicts, but said it would be difficult to formally regulate the agencies. In once case, a mother of two thought she was getting ...

  3. Leadership schemes for women still on hold

    Posted May 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to be identified, Mercer's head of talent management consulting, Brenda Wilson, says it may just be a matter of conflict avoidance. 'Organisations could be worried about creating a perception ...

  4. Home is where the work is

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... expenses. Lawyers, labour experts and social workers dealing with such cases have observed more conflict, attributable in part to poor communication. Another factor is that, amid rising demand ...

  5. Talking points

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the CIA during the Cold War to become the spy agency's director before returning to government to take over as defence chief at a fraught moment in the Iraq conflict. After a career ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... help preserve the newly acquired freedom of the Iraqi people. But what can be expected of an organisation that allowed Syria to preside over the Security Council and called Yasser Arafat (the ...

  7. Clear explanation still needed in Leung saga

    Posted Aug 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government's system for deciding whether former officials should be permitted to take up jobs in the private sector has one key aim - to identify potential conflicts of interest. In the case of retired housing chief Leung Chin-man's taking of a lucrative position with a developer, that potential conflict was a glaring one. It is astonishing, therefore, to learn ...

  8. No timetable on mainland maids, says think-tank chief

    Posted Sep 29th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... language problems lead to conflicts ... and there may be even more disputes when people speak the same language.' Earlier this month, a domestic helper was jailed for eight months for spiking ...

  9. Quality will suffer under salary scheme for teachers, union warns

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... it opposed the new system because it would create conflict between new and experienced teachers. 'Normally, teachers who have been teaching for more than seven years will receive a salary above the median. Once the new system is imposed, schools will have to replace these experienced teachers with new ones,' Mr Lam said. 'Schools will experience staff conflict and low morale.' ...

  10. Cathay fights ruling on data collection

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... contradictory' and 'conflicting' aspects. 'The commissioner has accepted and confirmed that the company has justifiable grounds to collect such information and deems it relevant, ...




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