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  1. Hostel eases burden of women facing crisis pregnancies

    Posted Dec 17th 2005, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... how Mother's Choice, a non-profit organisation which provides a home to young women facing crisis pregnancies. It helped her through her ordeal by letting her stay ... said. 'So I had no choice but to give birth to the baby and put it up for adoption.' The hostel on Kennedy Road in Mid-Levels, the only home of its kind in Hong Kong, was opened ...

  2. News - China - EMPLOYMENT

    Women postgraduates land jobs easier if pregnancy is out of the way

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:38am by Vanessa Piao

    ... work at least three to four years without taking time off for a pregnancy. In an online survey conducted by the People's Daily late last year, nearly 2,000 internet users who took part ... released late last year said 17.6 per cent of 2013's graduates remained unemployed as of the end of September, although this was an improvement over the 24 per cent reported in 2012, according ...

  3. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Another Chinese journalist uses real name to accuse official of corruption

    Posted Jul 30th 2013, 12:00am by Zhang Hong

    ... accusations and confirmed official investigations. He said the firm was on the brink of bankruptcy, losing over 2 million yuan a year. A spokeswoman for the SAIC declined to comment.   ... Zhang Hong zhang.hong@scmp.com Civil servants accused of embezzling millions, in the latest example of a mainland reporter using real name to expose high-level corruption Another ...

  4. Bribery watchdog investigates 7,000 cases

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Civil servants next target for body which has probed deals worth 1.96b yuan in push to clean up administrative corruption Nearly 7,000 cases of commercial bribery, involving about 1.96 billion yuan, have been investigated in the year since a special taskforce was formed to tackle the problem, state media reported yesterday. And in another sign that the Ministry ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HOSTAGE TRAGEDY

    Philippine delegation to visit Hong Kong over 2010 hostage tragedy

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 05:19am by Raissa Robles

    ... where four years ago Rolando Mendoza hijacked a tour bus filled with Hong Kong tourists and demanded his reinstatement as a Manila policeman. Eight Hongkongers were killed in the ensuing ... Raissa Robles in Manila Manila chief Estrada to apologise in HK A Philippine presidential palace official will accompany Manila's mayor to Hong Kong next week in an attempt to resolve ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Shark fin trade from Hong Kong to China drops almost 90 per cent in one year

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 06:36pm by Ernest Kao

    ... in business over the past year, he said. Leung rejected suggestions that the local shark fin trade was hurting the environment. He said about two-thirds of Hong Kong imports were from blue sharks, ... sharply Trade in shark fins from Hong Kong to mainland China dropped by almost 90 per cent last year, a green group revealed. Overall imports to Hong Kong fell 35 per cent compared with 2012, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Transgender refugee goes through 'hell' in Hong Kong to be recognised as a woman

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:15am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... her passport photograph. A year of hormonal treatment had transformed the male look she was born with to match her female identity, and Hong Kong's Colombian consulate was her closest ... Olivia Rosenman olivia.rosenman@scmp.com Transgender Colombian finds herself stateless after problems getting into Hong Kong following hormonal treatment that altered her looks Refugee ...

  8. Property - Hong Kong & China - COMMERCIAL

    Office rents in Hong Kong's Central could fall by 20pc over 18 months

    Posted Oct 23rd 2013, 04:49am by Sandy Li

    ... to two-thirds of the space in Two IFC," he said. The adjustment had changed the profile of the rental market in Central, added Fok. Medium-sized companies that signed up for 5,000 to 7,000 sq ft ... office rents seen falling 20pc in 18 months Office rents in Central may fall by up to 20 per cent within the next 18 months as the market adjusts to an abundant supply of vacant space in Hong ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - PROPERTY

    Dark clouds over Hong Kong's property market as 'perfect storm' looms

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 06:10am by Sandy Li, Peggy Sito

    ... Hong Kong's housing market faces being caught in the middle of a perfect storm, with government curbs having crimped demand at a time of increasing supply and an imminent interest rate ... crash." Lawrence said a 35 per cent correction over the next two years was more likely, with most of that driven by increased supply. Leung has pledged to supply 20,000 new flats a year- just ...

  10. Business - Money

    Graft crackdown fuels concerns over laundering in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:07am by Toh Han Shih

    ... outside China Patrick Hamlin, lawyer, Withers "It's not new that money has been coming from China to Hong Kong, but in the past one or two years, I have seen more business from mainland ... The risk of handling tainted mainland money is a rising concern among Hong Kong's legal and financial circles, given the anti-corruption crackdown. In Hong Kong, law firms and companies ...




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