Sunday,  May 29,  2022

More smokers are stubbing out the habit
The smoking rate in Hong Kong dropped to 9.5 percent last year - the first time ever it was in single digits - but the number of people using e-cigarettes doubled. Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee said figure fell 0.7 percentage points. There were 581,000 conventional...
Painful ripple effect feared from 'out of touch' pay rises
Civil servants getting a pay hike of up to 7.26 percent may cause a ripple effect of rising salaries across the city, increasing the burden on businesses, says the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce. The chamber said the latest Pay Trend Survey Report - suggesting an increase of up...





















© Copyright 2022 All rights reserved. Student Standard