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  1. Hong Kong still has trouble attracting talent, says panel

    Posted Jun 01st 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... businesses could be forced to go where talent is available. This 'could create a downward spiral that would intensify and weaken Hong Kong's competitiveness and attraction to talent'. ... pointed out that Hong Kong should learn from Singapore,' said government economist Kwok Kwok-chuen. Singapore offers foreigners a temporary employment pass, allowing the holder to work ...

  2. Mainland cash attracts graduates: labour chief

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He admits that young workers can save more over the border Hong Kong graduates are more willing to work on the mainland as the salary gap with Hong Kong is narrowing, a government official ... be better off than those earning the same in Hong Kong. 'Most mainland companies pay for meals and accommodation. Those who earn $6,000 in China will then be able to save around $2,000 a month, ...

  3. Cathay Pacific's policy is to attract the brightest and the best

    Posted Jul 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I wish to put into context some of the comments made in various letters on our employment policies. Cathay Pacific is one of Hong Kong's largest employers - with 11,400 of our 16,400 employees worldwide based in Hong Kong. We carry more than one million people to and through Hong Kong every month. We are a multicultural company, employing people of many nationalities from many ...

  4. HK needs to attract the best and brightest

    Posted Feb 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mobilise for what has been called the 'global war' to attract and nurture the talent needed to maintain Hong Kong's competitive edge. While it is a step in the right direction, ... to maintain our competitive edge.' He could not have said it better. Hong Kong is on the front line of the 'global war' to attract talent. It is about keeping up with the increasingly ...

  5. French visitor held in raid on workers

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

    ... working illegally. In one raid at a North Point restaurant, about a third of 32 employees were found to be illegal. They were all mainlanders. Four fake Hong Kong identity cards were seized. Mr ... Ng Kang-chung A French visitor was among 109 people arrested for working illegally or hiring illegal workers, in a six-day Immigration Department operation that saw 205 workplaces raided ...

  6. Flexible approach attracts top staff

    Posted Jan 06th 2007, 12:00am by Yenni Kwok

    ... employees can also request relocation to a different city or country. 'If somebody in Hong Kong wants to do work for our office in Australia, [we welcome that]. We are open to different ... Mr Cherbak said. Founded in 1996, Resources Global Professionals has more than 80 offices in 18 countries and regions, including Hong Kong and Beijing. The California-based company employs ...

  7. HSBC to axe 3,000 Hong Kong jobs

    Posted Sep 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and efficiency.' Wong said job reductions, some of which would come through attrition, were being made in Hong Kong because HSBC wanted the bank's regional office to become much more efficient. ... it was not that surprising. But Tse said while HSBC's Hong Kong operations already had impressive cost-efficiency ratios of 43.2 per cent, the bank could save more by moving back offices to the mainland. ...

  8. Henry needs more than a dabble in tourism subsidies to lift jobs

    Posted Mar 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... that, during the period from 2000 to 2003 alone, tourism has created around 25,000 new jobs in Hong Kong.' Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen Budget speech LET US START by putting two things into perspective about our wonderful booming tourism business. In the first place, its contribution to our gross domestic product is calculated on a net basis- spending by visitors in Hong ...

  9. Work to do

    Posted May 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Youngsters heading overseas under a working holiday scheme outnumber by almost three to one those coming to Hong Kong from the three other places in the scheme. How can we attract young people? Write to us. ...

  10. Hong Kong would grind to standstill without hard-working helpers

    Posted Jan 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to Prakash Mahbubani's letter ('Give helpers minimum wage, but make them pay their own bills', January 17). He makes it quite clear he thinks that helpers are overpaid since their wages cover their accommodation and transport home a ...




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