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  1. TVB axes 70 positions in shake-out

    Posted Feb 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sidney Luk Television Broadcasts has cut 70 jobs. Hong Kong's dominant television network confirmed yesterday about 30 workers had lost their jobs, while the rest of the posts were ... broadcasting station was cutting its spending as profit had sharply declined. The television station, which has just moved its headquarters from Clear Water Bay to Tseung Kwan O, employs about 3,000 ...

  2. No more layoffs planned, say ATV chiefs

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So ATV chiefs say no more layoffs are planned in the near future despite a structural shake-up at the troubled television station - and some sacked workers might be rehired. The station dismissed 207 staff, about 20 per cent of its workforce, last month, and another 63 jobs were cut in November. But ATV senior vice-president Kwong Hoi-ying yesterday rejected rumours ...

  3. Journalists from public broadcaster jump ship for Labor

    Posted May 24th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires Sydney The Australian Broadcasting Corporation prides itself on its impartiality and inclusiveness. Slick graphics and happy, smiling faces on its programme promos remind viewers that the national broadcaster is 'their' ABC. But the corporation's objectivity has been brought into question recently by the number of journalists who have jumped ship ...

  4. 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 ... for my people skills. When I returned to Hong Kong in 1991, I was assigned to the Television and Entertainment Licensing Authority. I left after 11 months and joined the media. I love working ...

  5. TVB workers see red over pay

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Employees at Television Broadcasts (TVB) threatened to step up industrial action as they dressed in red yesterday to vent their anger against management for ignoring demands ... the broadcaster's headquarters in Tseung Kwan O. The association also embarked on a signature campaign. The series of actions came after 200 technicians and props workers protested in November, demanding ...

  6. Redundancy package to limit railway job losses

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam The MTR Corporation and the KCRC announced a voluntary redundancy package yesterday for non-frontline staff in a bid to minimise job losses caused by the merger of the two railway operations. The corporations would not estimate how many of their ...

  7. Children forced to work in factories

    Posted Jul 30th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Children as young as 13 years old were sent to work in sweatshop factories in Dongguan, Guangdong under 'summer job' schemes backed by their parents and their schools, according to a report by China Central Television. The report- broadcast by the popular Economic Half-Hour programme on Thursday- said teenagers in Hunan, Guangxi and northern Guangdong ...

  8. Life imitates reality TV as recruiters turn to Trump for inspiration

    Posted Jul 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Helen Wu The nerve-wracking scenes from the reality television show The Apprentice have spilled over into real life as employers subject would-be recruits to a range of rigorous tasks ... Kong seemed to lack common sense, which was crucial in her field. 'I drew inspiration from the TV programme so that we could test them out in real-life action,' she said. 'It may ...

  9. TVB layoffs necessary, says chief

    Posted Dec 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang Television Broadcasts laid off 5 per cent of its staff yesterday in what general manager Stephen Chan Chi-wan said were 'necessary steps' amid the global financial crisis. 'As a listed company, we have to be responsible to our shareholders,' he said. 'If we do not act immediately, more people might be affected.' A total of 212 staff, ...

  10. Bumpy tax landing for Cathay

    Posted Aug 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... compared with a HK$2.8 billion profit a year earlier. In 1992, Cathay employed all its pilots overseas through a specially set-up shell company called Veta Limited. The move was taken to save ...




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