Zisre Tech Begins Crowdfunding to Develop Revolutionary Robotics to Support People with Physical Disabilities 

Glasgow, Scottland, June 27, 2022 - (SEAPRWire) - Zisre Tech, a robotics company dedicated to creating affordable robotic technology for the average household, has begun the next phase of development in robotics designed to assist those living with physical disabilities. For Zisre to complete the next stage in development, a crowdfunding effort has been...

Response to employment subsidy ‘enthusiastic’

Labour secretary Law Chi-kwong on Saturday said the response to a new round of government employment subsidy has been enthusiastic, with close to 50,000 employers having submitted their applications on the first day. Under the scheme, eligible businesses affected by the Covid-19 pandemic can claim up to $8,000 dollars a...

Legco approves HK$43bn for employment support subsidy

Legco's Finance Committee on Tuesday approved HK$43 billion for the government's new round of employment support subsidies, with authorities saying they plan to start accepting applications later this month. The relaunched scheme aims to help employers pay salaries for their staff amid the fifth wave of Covid. From May to...

Von der Leyen supports speedier Ukraine membership process

A handout photo released by Ukrainian Presidential Press Service shows Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky (right) shaking hands with European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen (center) next to European Union High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell during their meeting in Kyiv on April 8, 2022. (STRINGER...

‘Job support plan could do more to help closed firms’

An accounting expert on Monday said the government’s latest pandemic wage support scheme is effective and affordable, but it does not help businesses that have already closed. Stanley Ho, a tax partner of KPMG China was commenting on the government’s Employment Support Scheme, which includes a monthly subsidy of $8,000...

‘Job support scheme has different aim now’

Labour and Welfare Secretary Law Chi-kwong said the design of the latest round of the Employment Support Scheme is different from its launch two years ago, adding that the aim now is to help bring about an economic recovery and lower unemployment thanks to various government measures. This followed complaints...

‘Job support plan could do more to help shut firms’

An accounting expert on Monday said the government’s latest pandemic wage support scheme is effective and affordable, but it does not help businesses that have already closed. Stanley Ho, a tax partner of KPMG China was commenting on the government’s Employment Support Scheme, which includes a monthly subsidy of $8,000...