Tuesday, September 30, 2014   

Longer paternity leave ruled out
(05-19 15:56)

The government says it has no plans to increase the current five days of paternity leave for its staff.
The Secretary for the Civil Service, Paul Tang Kwok-wai, was responding to questions by legislators about whether Hong Kong Kong might follow some other parts of the world where fathers get two weeks off. Mr Tang said such a move was not being considered. --RTHK   
Other Hong Kong breaking news:
Paul Chan, wife guilty of libel, fined HK$230k (09-30 18:47)
China suspends HK tours: reports (09-30 18:15)
Printing error discovered in Hospital Authority system (09-30 18:04)
British PM reminds China of obligations over Hong Kong (09-30 17:32)
Minimum wage raised for foreign domestic helpers (09-30 17:28)
Occupy to open way for emergency services (09-30 17:14)
Emergency services disrupted: police (09-30 16:56)
Several bus routes remain closed (09-30 16:53)
Fiscal reserves at HK$711b (09-30 16:43)
China backs Hong Kong leaders against 'illegal' acts: govt (09-30 16:36)

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