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  1. Unsung heroes

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kung Name Jason Kam Lik-hin School St Stephen's College Grade Form Six Sport Volleyball and beach volleyball Achievements Jason, 18, is a member of Hong Kong's youth beach ... reached the quarter-final for the first time. 'There were numerous overseas competitions [open] for me with Hong Kong's youth beach volleyball team last summer. But somehow I wasn't ...

  2. Southern District: heritage, beaches and sights

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Southern District is the subject of this week's District Focus. The area makes for a perfect day trip with plenty to see and do. There are famous heritage sites, beautiful beaches ... and the area's beautiful beaches. All photographs were taken by participants in the 'Through Our Eyes' programme, organised by The Robert H.N. Ho Family Foundation. The District Focus series ...

  3. Five beaches downgraded to poor

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Martin Wong

    ... Danny Mok, Martin Wong Environmental Protection Department bacteriological tests show the quality of water at some beaches has deteriorated. The grading at Cafeteria New, Cafeteria Old, Golden, Kadoorie and Silver Mine Bay beaches dropped from fair last week to poor this week. In all, 20 beaches were graded good, eight fair and five poor, but an interdepartmental group reported ...

  4. Beach volleyball offers tight contest

    Posted Apr 06th 2006, 12:00am by Jonathan Powell

    ... with the top two schools from each group advancing to the finals last Saturday and Sunday. Meanwhile, the Hong Kong Island and Kowloon Secondary Schools Regional Committee has decided to include beach volleyball as part of the prestigious Hong Kong Bauhinia Bowl Awards for the 2006-2007 season. This means results in the beach volleyball competition will contribute to the schools' points total ...

  5. English on the beach

    Posted Jun 27th 2005, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... LILIAN GOH Guam, the tiny Pacific island famous for its sun-drenched beaches, is inviting young people from Hong Kong to take a relaxing holiday while honing their English skills. ... (UOG)- the territory's only tertiary institution- offers a 14-week Intensive English Language Programme for Hong Kong students. There is also a wide variety of outdoor activities to help ...

  6. Land of beaches and barbies is a favourite destination

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... at an Australian university typically takes between one and two years, according to Calvin Chan Shing-kit, manager of the Hong Kong branch of IDP Education, an advisory company which represents 38 Australian universities. Government figures show that last year there were 900 Hong Kong students studying postgraduate courses in Australia. The most popular courses for Hong Kong students include ...

  7. athlete of the week

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Schools Jing Ying Tournament. Yannes also trains with the Hong Kong girls' youth beach volleyball team. She and schoolmate Koo Yung-yung came second at the All China Secondary Schools ... Kong's senior beach volleyball team one day,' Yannes says. 'I'll also fight for a place on the Hong Kong girls' junior indoor volleyball team. I hope I can play in my third ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    American universities still a rewarding option for Hong Kong students

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 01:29pm by Jason Cheng

    ... and mind. As a future first year student in the United States, I’m thrilled that my endless nights of essay writing are over. Applying to the US is a popular route taken by many Hong Kong students ... involvement, recommendation letters and application essays are also important elements of the equation. British, Canadian, Hong Kong and Australian applications are all difficult in their own regard, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Only 1 in 10 Hong Kong pupils are born to mainland Chinese parents, says state mouthpiece

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 03:58pm by Ernest Kao

    ... A state newspaper on Monday rejected claims that children born to mainland parents were putting a strain on educational resources in Hong Kong. Only 10 per cent of cross-border students in Hong Kong were born locally to mainland parents, Communist Party mouthpiece People’s Daily claimed in article published on Monday, adding that this figure had only risen about 1.6 per cent ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong has its first school for principals

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 09:55am by Elaine Yau

    ... by 10 current and former head teachers, the Hong Kong Principals’ Institute runs training workshops and a mentorship programme. Former Executive Council convenor Lam Woon-kwong and Ocean Park ...




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