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  1. Exclusive insights: Bridging the generation gap and managing mid-life career crisis

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Discussing flexible strategies to engage older talents in the workplace, Professor Randy Chiu, director of the Centre for HR Strategy and Development at Hong Kong Baptist University, posed ... in Hong Kong is growing, the proportion of those in the workforce is at a standstill. This indicates that many of those getting older are leaving their jobs- either retiring or being laid off. ...

  2. Star tells of frustration at years of failed talks

    Posted Feb 26th 2009, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Olga Wong, Vivienne Chow

    ... spokesman said it would make recommendations if it received a request from the Tourism Commission. The collection includes seven houses, each of 6,000 to 7,000 sq ft, a stage and a pavilion. Mr So said they had been stored in three different warehouses in Hong Kong. Chan had spent tens of millions of dollars to maintain the houses over the past 20 years, including cost of the storage ...

  3. Students stand up and speak outabout Darfur crisis

    Posted Feb 21st 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... resources, China is vehemently condemned in the international community. 'As we are living in Hong Kong, which is a part of China, we think we should ponder over the role played ... It may be halfway around the world, but one group knows African massacres affect us all, writes Elaine Yau With the humanitarian crisis in Darfur provoking indignation from around ...

  4. Open minds

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... increased from 3,250 in 2000 to over 7,000 in November this year, while the latter rose from 0.19per cent of GDP in 2000 to 0.5per cent in 2010. While Hong Kong people are more and more willing ... Anthony Wong The race for Hong Kong's next chief executive has drawn much public attention lately. The two front runners are caricatured as a pig and a wolf, echoing a typical Hong ...

  5. Banks emerge intact from financial crisis

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Steven Kolbe

    ... economic numbers. A stable political establishment and long-serving administrations, in a country ranked fourth among the world's most competitive after the US, Singapore and Hong Kong ... for long-term growth. Fallout from the credit crisis, which began with excessive lending to high-risk borrowers in the United States home mortgage market, was being keenly watched in Luxembourg. ...

  6. Donations fall 80pc in wake of scandals

    Posted Aug 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of the Chinese Red Cross Foundation- which is managed by the Red Cross Society of China- told The Beijing News that donations to the Angel Fund for leukaemia patients totalled just 7,000 yuan between ... which has teamed up with the Hong Kong-registered World Eminence Chinese Business Association on a project to build schools in Africa, has also found itself at the centre of a storm after ...

  7. Full steam ahead for Lion City

    Posted Oct 14th 2010, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... in Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park, while Zodiac Aerospace opened a regional headquarters to provide aerospace maintenance, repair and overhaul services. As of the end of last year, more than 7,000 ... The republic's international kudos is of the highest order. In a World Bank report, Singapore ranked top for ease of doing business for the fourth year in a row (Hong Kong came third, with New Zealand ...

  8. How firms gain from women directors

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... achieve higher profits. The Credit Suisse Research Institute studied 2,400 companies in the United States, Europe, Asia and Latin America, including 93 in Hong Kong, from 2005 to last year ... Hong Kong, where the government has not intervened in this issue, is below international standards. About 51.6 per cent of companies had at least one woman on board at the end of last year ...

  9. Talking points

    Posted Dec 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... money and appearance fees on the mainland. Hong Kong still has a live interest after 17-year-old Jason Hak Shun-yat made the cut for this weekend's play. ... Thomas Friedman (2007), former Hong Kong governor Chris Patten in (2008), Nobel Prize winning economist Amartya Sen (2009) and Ramchandra Guha (2010), a historian. Putin's popularity put ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Feb 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... figures to the population of Hong Kong, indicates 7,000 error-linked deaths each year; I would calculate that to be about 19 per day. Why these deaths are also not reported in the media is open ... Real number of 'error' deaths unreported Recently, over two days, the Hong Kong media carried stories about an unfortunate death caused by what it called 'the latest medical ...




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