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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Deal to ease cross-border school chaos

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 04:44am by Tony Cheung

    ... Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com More fee-paying primary places to be offered in Shenzhen for mainland children born in HK Deal to ease cross-border school chaos Hundreds of places at seven private Shenzhen primary schools will be set aside for children born in Hong Kong to mainland parents, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor says. The measure was part of one of three ...

  2. News - China - EDUCATION

    College scholarships set up to foster closer ties between China and Japan

    Posted May 07th 2014, 03:43pm by WU NAN

    ... of the scheme is the businessman Ronald Chao, who was born in Shanghai, but spent part of his education at the University of Tokyo. “It concerns me to see the abnormal tension between China and Japan ... University and Waseda University. The programme is also hoping to form partnerships with universities in South Korea and Singapore. “I felt ready to fund the education foundation,” said Chao. “I may ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Cross-border chaos as children face 4-hour journey to Hong Kong schools

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Jams at checkpoints on first day of term mean trip to school for some weary pupils takes 4 hours Cross-border chaos fills HK classrooms with yawns ... crossed the border to attend Hong Kong schools. Many were late because of chaos at the crossings, which were jammed with buses ferrying the children to school. Their plight brought a call ...

  4. News - World - EDUCATION

    MacBain gives Rhodes scholarship programme £75 million to expand

    Posted Sep 20th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... up in 1903 by the will of Cecil John Rhodes- founder of the southern African territory of Rhodesia, now Zimbabwe- currently funds 83 selected students a year only from Commonwealth nations, ... helped develop future leaders for more than a century. "I believe that, if he were alive today, Cecil Rhodes would want to help find the leaders of the future in countries such as China, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKUST unveils three new faces

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 03:50am by Christy Choi

    ... Foundation. A fourth position, the TT and WF Chao professorship, has yet to be filled. The building received HK$71 million from the Jockey Club.   ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    I’ll emigrate when there’s no more freedom of speech in Hong Kong, says ESF ace pupil

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... but was against the civil-disobedience movement Occupy Central as it would cause only unrest and chaos. "It just won't work," said Justin, who supports universal suffrage. "It ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Four reprimanded for Lingnan enrolment saga

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Lingnan University investigation shames but does not name associate vice-president after enrolment of 2,000 too many students COLLEGE CHAOS INQUIRY ... remedial classes. But student Chao Suet-ying, a leading critic of the university's handling of the matter, warned that competition was going to be tough when students came to compete ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    'We were under financial pressure,' disgraced former dean says

    Posted Jan 12th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... colleges, based on an average tuition fee of HK$35,000 per year. Student advocate Chao Suet-ying said Fung was being irresponsible by blaming others. "If you are facing financial pressure ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Students barred from new HKU hostel over air quality fears

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong and Thomas Chan HKU bosses face huge bill for putting up 800 new arrivals in nearby hotels after levels of cancer-causing formaldehyde exceed limits Chaos for students as air quality fears shut hostel The University of Hong Kong may have underestimated the scale of the indoor air quality problem in its much-delayed new hostel and could face soaring bills to accommodate ...



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