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Business Ethics

Barclays chief tells staff to behave ethically or quit

Barclays chief executive Antony Jenkins has ordered employees to sign up to a new ethical code of conduct or quit, as he seeks to draw a line under last year's damaging Libor manipulation crisis.

Saturday, 19 January, 2013, 5:12am

Letters to the Editor, September 30, 2012

More NGOs would help disabled

I agree with those who argue that the government is not doing enough to support the disabled in Hong Kong.

Barrier-free facilities are inadequate and many disabled people do not enjoy the same opportunities in the workplace as able-bodied colleagues.

30 Sep 2012 - 4:09am 3 comments

Council must 'shift to social benefits'

It's time for the Consumer Council to move on from promoting smart buys to focus on sustainability and ethics, according to its outgoing deputy head.

24 Sep 2012 - 4:06am

Keeping companies out of harm's way

Tougher global rules against corruption and money laundering have sparked an increased demand for advice by companies in Asia trying to stay out of trouble.

14 Aug 2012 - 8:59am

Dress code gets a dressing down

The Shanghai Metro has come under fire for urging female passengers to 'have self-respect' and not wear revealing summer clothing - fashion advice that some condemned as sexist and inappropriate.

26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Learning to follow rules

Postgraduate Diploma in Corporate Accounting Compliance HKUSPACE

11 May 2012 - 12:00am

Smart money

The best sites for socially responsible investing:


26 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Lighting the ethical path

For more than an hour, business students from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology fumbled their way around a park, ferry or marketplace in complete darkness, relying on instructions from a visually impaired guide.

12 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Slump may see rise in complaints on ethics

Lay-offs by American firms operating in China in the event of a persistent downturn may increase the risk of whistle-blowing because of a recent change in law, lawyers warn.

6 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Public approval at the heart of company caring awards

When the Caring Company award was launched 10 years ago, those of us involved saw it as a way to encourage the creation of closer ties between the business sector and, via social service groups, the disadvantaged.

13 Jan 2012 - 12:00am