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  • Sep 15, 2014
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Beleaguered dock contractor to close down

A dock contractor at the centre of a weeks-old pay dispute dropped a bombshell on striking dockers yesterday, announcing it would put up the shutters after June 30.

Friday, 19 April, 2013, 3:44am 6 comments

Dockers' unions upset at unchanged pay offer

Contractors' negotiations with pro-government unions bore no fruit yesterday, with one union calling a halt to the meeting as it said the contractors offered "nothing new".

13 Apr 2013 - 5:36am

Contractors offer striking Hong Kong dockers 7pc pay rise

Talks over a salary dispute at the Kwai Tsing Container Terminals broke down yesterday as two contractors who employed the striking dockers agreed to a raise of only about 7 per cent - a far cry from the 17 to 24 per cent the workers have been demanding for more than two weeks.

12 Apr 2013 - 8:59am