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Labour Department

Labour Department Archives

Ue Sushi director jailed for underpaying staff

The director of North Point restaurant Ue Sushi has been jailed for two months for not paying staff.

Seminar on Minimum Wage Ordinance

The Labour Department will stage a seminar on the Minimum Wage Ordinance on May 10.

Retailers lead Hong Kong Job Expo line-up

Retailers lead the line-up of prospective employers at this week’s Hong Kong Job Expo in Mong Kok.

Hong Kong retailers offer jobs to minorities

Hong Kong retailers and eateries are the main sources of more than 7000 jobs on offer at the Wan Chai Job Expo this week...

Hong Kong retail jobs fair starts November 11

The Labour Department says a Hong Kong retail jobs fair to run November 11-12 will offer some 4800 vacancies.

Retailers reminded of Thursday holiday

Hong Kong retailers - and other employers - have been reminded that this Thursday is a statutory holiday and staff must ...

Insolvency should speed DSC claims

Failed electrical goods and furniture chain DSC has been formally placed in insolvency.

DSC staff swamp Labour Department

More than a third of the 900 DSC staff who lost their jobs without warning when the company collapsed this week have lod...

Labour Dept issues minimum wage warning

Hong Kong’s Labour Department has vowed “stringent” checking that retailers are paying staff the new minimum wage.

Employers warned of youth labour laws

Hong Kong’s Labour Department has warned retailers of their obligations under youth labour laws as the summer school hol...