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  1. Dropping student rolls slash profits for firms

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... good, we couldn't accept companies' orders as we didn't have enough time to fulfil all the school orders,' Lam said. 'Now we do even small orders for children ...

  2. Children: it's all about you

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Diane Anderson

    ... Compiled by Diane Anderson Universal Children's Day is celebrated every year around the world. It is not necessarily a holiday in every country, but rather a day to think about children's rights. It was started by Unicef- the United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund Founding In October 1953, the International Union for Child Welfare in Geneva sponsored ...

  3. Shanghai's many proud pyjama-wearers feeling the heat ahead of World Expo

    Posted Feb 05th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li If it's well into the day and you're seeing droves of pyjama-clad people, young and old, running errands in alleyways, taking shelter from the summer heat or roaming supermarket aisles in search of bargains, you must be in Shanghai. P ...

  4. A timeless tale of enduring themes

    Posted Nov 15th 2010, 12:00am by Rachel Robertson

    ... Grahame's son, it has incredible depth. It holds appeal for adults and children alike. Toad is a wealthy creature moving from one obsession to the next, with often hilarious results. He constantly ...

  5. your say

    Posted Apr 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Don't underestimate value of friendship People often tell you you're their friend. You hear that a lot from your peers, but quite often they don't really mean it. Many people don't understand or appreciate the meaning and value of frie ...

  6. Let's keep uniforms

    Posted Mar 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am writing in response to the article 'Uniform rule is wearing thin' (Young Post, March 3). I don't agree that students should not wear school uniforms. Uniforms represent unity within a group. If casual wear is allowed at school, every s ...

  7. Shanghai's quirks are what makes it different

    Posted Feb 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Image is everything, Shanghai's leaders seem to think. With the opening of the World Expo drawing ever-closer, they have stepped up a campaign to stop the predilection of citizens to wear pyjamas in public. The custom is uncouth, uncivilised and unsi ...

  8. One voice

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rights to which children are now entitled. Article 3, crucially, requires that in all actions concerning children, 'the best interests of the child shall be a primary consideration'. ... to cater for their specific needs. Since Norway became the first country to establish a commissioner (or ombudsman) for children in 1981, a global trend has developed. Child commissions have now ...

  9. A few dollars can make a big difference

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Universal Children's Day is celebrated on November 20 every year. It is aimed at promoting children's well-being and raising awareness of children living in poverty. But, like ... million children die before their fifth birthday annually. Yet most of these deaths could be avoided- if governments and citizens showed more commitment. We can do our part by making a small ...

  10. 10,000 sign up for charity races

    Posted Nov 27th 2010, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka An early morning call will be required by competitors in the fifth staging of the Unicef Half Marathon, which begins at 6.15am tomorrow at Hong Kong Disneyland. The half marathon event will precede three 10-kilometre races and a 3km fun run that collectively will see 10,000 runners support the Unite for Children, Unite for Aids campaign, which is the fund-raising ...




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