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  1. Widow's plea to lift plunge company

    Posted Sep 15th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Celine Sun

    ... of Vocational Education's construction department, Chan Chi-ming. 'This is really a rare incident. Usually such kinds of accidents might cause two or three deaths. But six is a lot. Why were ... employer will grant her husband's lifelong wish by supporting their children until they complete university education. The families of the six victims each received yesterday a HK$1 million ...

  2. Police probe fatal TST plunge

    Posted Sep 15th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Celine Sun

    ... of the head of the Institute of Vocational Education's construction department, Chan Chi-ming. 'This is really a rare incident. Usually such kinds of accidents might cause two or three ... in the tragedy, which cost the lives of six workers. The Labour Department, which has set up a six-member taskforce to investigate the tragedy, is also looking into whether there was any criminal ...

  3. Schools to stay open, education chief says

    Posted May 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Schools will not close this week as a precaution because the city has reported its first swine flu patient, the education chief said yesterday. Secretary for Education Michael ... if the situation worsened. 'We will have to take advice from our medical officials and take determined measures at the proper time.' Health Department director Lam Ping-yan, who was also ...

  4. Business - China Business - RETAILING

    Mall boom continues despite bubble fears

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... a 'meeting place' and give them good reasons to come," said Tegner. Another local mall operator, Dalian Wanda Group, is also addressing the market challenge by departing from the standard ... the percentage of retailing businesses, especially clothing shops, in favour of hair and manicure salons, as well as bookshops and educational and training institutions. The aim of the strategy, he said, ...

  5. HK$1,500 housing grant for intern scheme

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun University graduates joining the government-subsidised internship programme may receive a housing allowance up to HK$1,500 per month, the Labour Department says. The allowance ... on the mainland will get HK$3,000 per month directly from the department. The department requires Hong Kong employers to offer wages at no less than HK$4,000 per month to interns. However, ...

  6. Financial turmoil takes gloss off art and jewellery auctions

    Posted Oct 08th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Vivienne Chow

    ... of the jewellery department of Sotheby's Asia, said the auction house was disappointed the necklace did sell. Nevertheless, a sale of watches help up, with 160 of 228 lots selling yesterday, fetching ... Educational Foundation, co-founded by former star gymnast turned sportswear entrepreneur and Beijing Olympics' final torch-bearer Li Ning, who said in August he had become a resident of Hong Kong ...

  7. Kung fu school hopes to boom in tough times

    Posted Feb 21st 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Lee said. The centre is also applying to the Immigration Department for permission to invite another two masters from Henan to offer more classes. 'There is plenty of potential ...

  8. Idol worship

    Posted Jun 30th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Dr Yue Xiaodong, associate professor of the applied social studies department at CityU and one of the researchers in this study. By focusing on Lau's achievements, the students were ... to make similar achievements through effort.' Dr Yue noted that Hong Kong's idol worship had caused problems in teen education. But banning posters of pop stars, for example, would only ...

  9. Volunteers help patients get into the festive spirit

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... in Kowloon. The patients, all from the Lions Kidney Educational Centre and Research Foundation, enjoyed a break from their hours-long dialysis treatment during the annual Christmas party sponsored ... department, said the singers had used their lunchtime over the past two weeks to practise. 'Today's singing was better than any of our practices,' said Mr Luk, adding that the only ...


    Posted Jul 01st 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun City University of Hong Kong will set up a new Department of Asian and International Studies under its Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies in July next year. The new department will offer a programme in East and Southeast Asian studies. It will be the only such programme in Hong Kong that focuses on these economically and strategically important regions. ...




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