• No after-hours email legislation for Hong Kong, experts say
    New legislation in France gives employees the right to disconnect. As of January 1, companies with more than 50 employees must negotiate with their staff a clear policy on after-hour work emails.
  • Hiring outlook bleak for HK, China in 2017
    Employers in Hong Kong and China are likely to slow their hiring plans this year due to job freezes in the financial industry and the growing preference for contract employment, according to a recent salary survey.
  • 10 ways to cut your tax bill
    For many people this month means tackling one of the dreariest jobs of the year – filling in a tax return ahead of the 31 January deadline. But there are numerous ways that you can legally reduce your bill by using rebates and allowances, without resorting to dodgy tactics. Some are new tax breaks that have only come into force in recent years, while others have always been available but are little known.