Taikoo Dockyard & Engineering Co Staff Letters

Scope and Content

Correspondence between John Swire & Sons and the Taikoo Dockyard and Engineering Company in Hong Kong relating to staff management. The letters cover issues relating to individual staff as well as issues such as: reduction of staff; finance, budgets and results, Hong Kong Whampoa Dock; marketing and sales organisation; salaries and bonuses.

The file also includes a document ralting to proposals for the alteration of existing fringe benefit schemes.

Includes index


Chronological by sending office

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Closed under the Data Protection Act until 2052


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