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Insolvency fund may see 9,500 claims

More than 9,000 claims for help from the Protection of Wages on Insolvency Fund are expected this year, the chairman of its board said yesterday.

Saturday, 17 January, 2009, 12:00am

Hard work is key to success at retailer

Trainees who are psychologically prepared to go through an intense two-year programme can reap rewards

Having an interest in retailing is not enough to become an expert in the field. Those who are ready to dedicate their time and effort in order to become professionals should consider applying to join the 24-month management training programme offered by Giordano.

11 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Storm clouds

The jobless rate remains low, but a top official warned of downturns in the retail and restaurant sectors. If shops and eateries close, what can the government do to help those put out of work? Write to us.

20 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Hands-on experience gives boss the edge

Wolfram Hail grew up helping out in his family's retail store in the German town of Heidenheim. Little did he know how this would prepare him for a career with some of the biggest names in fashion.

12 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Hang Seng Facelift

The 22-storey building located in Central will be given a makeover to support thousands of square feet of retail and leasable office space

Giving the 22-storey Hang Seng Building on Des Voeux Road Central a facelift falls under the consortium of the Pamfleet Group and Morgan Stanley Real Estate Fund.

29 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

China Resources maps out expansion

Red-chip conglomerate China Resources Enterprise plans to spend HK$7 billion to boost its beer production capacity and supermarket networks more than 20 per cent.

About HK$4 billion will be used to expand brewery operations, HK$2 billion for its retail business, and the remainder for other food-related businesses, said deputy managing director Francis Kwong Man-him.

20 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Health and beauty chain is looking for a leader

Come join the 'Watsons team' in this chance to be part of one of Asia's longstanding health and beauty retail chains.

Watsons is shopping for a store manager to help expand business and improve the customer's experience.

2 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

Yue Yuen tipped to raise US$1b

Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings, which makes shoes for brands such as Nike, Adidas and Puma, plans to raise about US$1 billion from the spin off of its mainland retail business in Hong Kong by February, market sources said.

24 Dec 2007 - 12:00am