HKRU to cut jobs, funding to clubs and junior programmes, after delay to Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens

//HKRU to cut jobs, funding to clubs and junior programmes, after delay to Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens

HKRU to cut jobs, funding to clubs and junior programmes, after delay to Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens

The Hong Kong Rugby Union has made 12 staff redundant and said it would be cutting funding to clubs and junior programmes as it looked to plug the financial shortfall brought on by another delay to the Sevens.In a statement released on Tuesday afternoon, the union said it needed to save HK$30 million so it could keep operating until the Cathay Pacific/HSBC Hong Kong Sevens returns in November next year.Along with the job cuts and the reduction in funding for clubs, the union said it would …

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