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  1. Lifestyle - ETIQUETTE

    Stop being so rude! Etiquette coaching on the rise in Asia

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 05:42pm by Mark Sharp

    ... Mark Sharp mark.sharp@scmp.com Demand for etiquette coaching is on the rise in Asia as companies realise the importance of making a good impression Manners in the works Manners maketh man, ... of the East-West Institute of Applied Etiquette. "My friends who work in F&B tell me horror stories about what waiters can do to your food," he says. "Sending a steak back because you ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AWARDS

    Director recognised for 25 years of training rehabilitation methods in Hong Kong and mainland

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:38am by Annemarie Evans

    ... programmes, says she's constantly learning from her work on the mainland. There are frustrations, but there are also lessons learned that while a local staff member may do a task differently from how Purves anticipated it, it doesn't mean it won't work. She has been nominated by the Red Cross for the Spirit of Hong Kong Award for personal contribution to the community. ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ANIMAL WELFARE

    SPCA website reveals horror inside Yuen Long dogs home

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:05am by CHRIS LAU

    ... photos, posted on the Facebook page of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, offers the public a glimpse for the first time at the horrific conditions endured by 74 dogs at the Ng ... caring for more than 60 rescue dogs, she added. SPCA spokeswoman Rebecca Ngan Yee-ling agreed that the conditions at the dogs home had improved, according to the group's most recent site ...

  4. News - China - MACAU

    Staff of Macau gambling empire SJM vow to walk out in battle for higher pay

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:08am by Raquel Carvalho

    ... Staff of one of Macau's biggest gaming operators are threatening to walk out on Saturday if casino bosses don't respond to their demands for higher wages and better working conditions ... of 17,530 patacas. Common demands include higher salaries, better working conditions and a blanket ban on smoking. Croupiers also want a guarantee their jobs will not go to foreigners; at present ...

  5. News - Asia - NATURE

    Japan agrees to buy fewer eels from neighbours in bid to protect species

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 08:53pm by AP

    ... for Conservation of Nature says barriers along waterways, pollution and changes in ocean conditions are hurting the eel species. ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Students planning to boycott classes should rethink their actions

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:40am by LETTERS

    ... for younger students. Every university professor and school teacher has a duty of care towards every one of his or her students, by virtue of the conditions of his role as a teacher and by virtue ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - AIR POLLUTION

    Hong Kong pollution soars as city experiences smoggiest day of the year

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 01:22pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com Index equals previous smoggiest day as authorities say pollution will linger over weekend Hongkongers awoke to one of the smoggiest days of the year on Friday as weather conditions left the city choking on pollution that represented a 'serious risk' to health.  At 4pm, all 15 monitoring stations operated by the Environmental ...

  8. News - China Insider - ROAD SAFETY

    A foreign 'chengguan'? British woman, 21, becomes traffic warden in Hunan

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 06:24pm by James Griffiths

    ... has hired a 21-year-old British woman to work as a traffic warden after she failed to find work as an English teacher. According to the Zhuzhou Evening News, the expatriate, identified as "Leah", began working as a pedestrian traffic warden earlier this month. Though her Chinese-languange skills are not particularly polished, she has memorised key phrases such as “Please be aware ...

  9. News - World - BELGIUM

    Belgian rapist and murderer is granted mercy killing after 30 years in jail

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:18pm by AFP

    ... the Netherlands, and logged a record 1,807 cases of euthanasia in 2013. Its strict conditions for a mercy killing include that patients must be capable, conscious and have presented a "voluntary, considered and repeated" request to die. Lawyer Vander Velpen said the sex offender met all legal conditions, and for the past four years had felt he "couldn't stand to live like ...

  10. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Fukushima workers in clean-up of crippled plant sue for danger money

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:57pm by AFP

    ... still employed at the plant have launched legal action against Tepco over remuneration and working conditions, despite widespread reports of exploitation and abuses. "My health may ... operator Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) and some subcontractors, demanding millions of yen in unpaid danger money, their lawyer said yesterday. The four men, of whom two are still working ...




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