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  1. Seven pupils severely injured in stampede to school playground

    Posted Nov 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... said police and safety authorities were investigating whether building safety was a factor. The school is now closed. The tragedy happened almost a year after a similar stampede ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Sick buildings at University of Hong Kong need safety check

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial HKU buildings need safety look The University of Hong Kong has a duty to provide a healthy work and study environment for its staff and students. It is expected to conduct ... raised after legionella bacteria were found in some new buildings. The indoor air quality is also said to be poor, with high levels of a cancer-causing substance. Some staff are said to have ...

  3. Building-up experience

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Property Management Jones Lang LaSalle Real Estate Academy More and more high-specification buildings are being developed across China, especially in the mainland. To help ... to manage various types of developments, such as super-tall buildings, green buildings, townships, shopping centres, bar streets, pedestrian streets and serviced apartments. 'We allow clients ...

  4. National classes 'build values'

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Linda Yeung and Ada Lee Education minister Eddie Ng Hak-kim has defended the controversial national-education subject for schools, saying it is useful for 'values building ... under civic education, saying values building must be supported by critical thinking. 'Values involve passion, understanding and action,' he said. 'They cannot be a separate part ...

  5. Book sale to build classrooms for needy

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan World Vision Hong Kong is holding a charity book sale to raise money to improve educational facilities for less fortunate children. Every dollar spent at the Used Book Recycling Campaign will be donated to build a new school in Shaanxi province to house more than 1,400 students and teachers. 'The schoolchildren in Koujiahe Secondary School are learning in cramped ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH SCARE

    Students told 'turn on AC' in toxic gas dorms

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by Thomas Chan, Olga Wong

    ... Thomas Chan and Olga Wong HKU's advice to turn on air cons 'will not solve the problem of formaldehyde' New dorms still pose risk to students, experts warn The University of Hong Kong has alarmed air-quality experts by advising students liv ...

  7. Pressure builds on national education

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong and Lo Wei More pressure is being put on the government to reconsider the introduction of national education in the new school year, with a leading Beijing loyalist educational body pulling back from its support for an immediate launch and te ...

  8. Caritas, VTC granted sites to build new campuses

    Posted Jun 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ng Kang-chung kc.ng@scmp.com The Caritas Institute of Higher Education and the Vocational Training Council have been granted sites to build campuses under a scheme to expand the sector. The Education Bureau yesterday said the Caritas Institute of Higher Education had been granted a 7,500 square metre site in Tseung Kwan O town, near Tiu Keng Leng MTR station. A 10,750 square metre site ...

  9. Petition on HKU building 'takeover'

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Main Building. The launch came as university management admitted submitting a preliminary plan for the building's future use to government last year, before beginning a consultation. In an e-mail to staff, students and alumni, university pro-vice-chancellor Professor John Malpas said no decision on the building's use had been made but 'a preliminary technical feasibility ...

  10. Course dedicated to creating greener cities

    Posted Dec 12th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... The course leads students to think about the relationship between town planning and sustainable development. Courses on 'Energy Efficient Building' and 'Engineering Intelligent Building' educate students to make use of different materials to build green buildings that consume less energy. Another important aspect of the course is teaching students to assess ...




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