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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Henry Tang's basement an engineering miracle

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 12:56am by Howard Winn

    ... not to be confused with the University of Greenwich, which is in London. Greenwich University is, or was when Quat obtained her degrees, in Hawaii. However, the university was never accredited by a body ... courtesy of a loophole in Australian legislation that allowed the island to provide accreditation for Greenwich University, although it never received Australian academic accreditation. However, ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Reform of Medical Council can ensure public interests are better protected

    Posted May 29th 2014, 04:59pm by Albert Cheng

    ... in the profession is another way to tackle the root problems. All Hong Kong permanent residents with overseas medical accreditations should be allowed to practise here without having to take a local ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US should make better use of its skilled Asian immigrants

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 07:24pm by CURTIS CHIN

    ... little or no advantage of their full skill set, given licensing or accreditation requirements. The anecdotes are legion and legend: the taxi driver from India who was once an engineer; the nanny ... implications could include a greater focus on advancing accredited work-skills training and English-language programmes. At the federal level, incentives could be provided for more effective bridging ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Defending self-financing post-secondary sector

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 04:59am by LETTERS

    ... of self-financing programmes is poor because its students would be at risk is questionable. All programmes have to be accredited by a statutory body, the Hong Kong Council for Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications (HKCAAVQ). Only then can they be displayed on the government's Information Portal for Accredited Post-secondary Programmes, which is essential for persuading students ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    US sets dangerous precedent in denying visa to Hamid Aboutalebi

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 06:04pm by KANTHATHI SUPHAMONGKHON

    ... and prestige of being on the right side of the law. Here are some elements that should be considered. The US government has every right to refuse a visa for a foreign ambassador to be accredited to the United States. This right does not apply to a foreign ambassador to be accredited to the United Nations. Here, the US, as a host country, has clear legal obligations under the 1947 Headquarters ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Shue Yan University co-founder's life of selfless devotion to students

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 03:25am by SCMP Editorial

    ... years under education reforms) was denial of public funding and a fast track to university status for 35 years. It was finally granted in 2006, after the Council for Academic Accreditation ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 18, 2014

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 03:14am by LETTERS

    ... The department now has to rely on people with questionable credentials. I refer to Dr Elizabeth Quat who, as Lai See pointed out, received her PhD from a university in the US not accredited by a body ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    World cannot ignore acts of violence against women

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 04:53am by VINCENT PIKET

    ... is also on behalf of all the consuls-general of the EU member states accredited to Hong Kong ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Financial regulators have a duty to warn public of investment risks

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am

    ... These regulators are the correct bodies to authorise and accredit risk assessments. The implementation of an annually audited system rating risk on a scale of 1 to 10 is not rocket science. Many financial ... vetting and official accreditation. It would then be obligatory for sellers to obtain the buyers' declared acknowledgement of the applicable accredited risk statement. Such a routine practice ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time to move past stigma of vocational education

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 12:00pm by DAVID LIM

    ... is well deserved. In the 1990s, it was a moribund institution but has turned this round with clever strategic planning, external accreditation and aggressive debunking of many myths. The myth ...




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