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  1. Kinder face for notorious re-education camps

    Posted Feb 21st 2007, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The mainland plans to reform its laojiao, or re-education through labour, system, turning it into a special education programme for young offenders, a legal expert said. Fu ... a new rule to replace the laojiao policy. 'China is designing something to replace laojiao, because laojiao is too harsh,' Professor Fu said. Changes would include a name change ...

  2. HK should promote diversity in education

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to settle and raise families here. This is a worthy idea. But as newly arrived expatriates with children can attest, there is a flaw to such thinking in that the education system is not adequately ... found for their children. There are complaints that schools are not in favourable locations, the numbers of students in classrooms are too high and certain types of education are not adequately ...

  3. Education spending level is 'unacceptable'

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by Cary Huang, Minnie Chan

    ... to fulfil its commitment to education spending, saying the country still lagged far behind many developing economies in its investment in the sector. 'It is unacceptable that our nation's education spending is even less than India's and the developing world's average,' said Dong Zi- xiao, a delegate from the education group of the Chinese People's Political ...

  4. Professionals urged to invest in education

    Posted Jun 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Suk-yee, deputy secretary of the Education and Manpower Bureau, told the continuing professional development seminar organised by the South China Morning Post and the Continuing Professional ... professionals found a majority expect their China-related workload or business to increase in the next two years, reflecting the mainland's growing demand for specialised managerial-level talent ...

  5. 'Education' is no longer the party line

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Bernard Chan

    ... Bernard Chan Ten years ago, the idea of encouraging national education in Hong Kong would have been controversial. Today, the chief executive can raise the issue in his policy address ... front-page news here. These changes are almost certainly related. In the past, people would have thought national education meant brainwashing. Similar fears may linger today, but I think most people ...

  6. As education chief, Arthur Li, you are fully accountable

    Posted Feb 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Arthur Li Kwok-cheung has accepted the role of secretary for education and manpower; perhaps there is some misconception about what it entails. The ministerial system was introduced ... be the main conduit for explaining policy to stakeholders. Professor Li denies interfering in the decision by the council of the Hong Kong Institute of Education not to reappoint Paul Morris ...

  7. HK's education system creates tension in many families

    Posted Oct 25th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... father's bad temper. My father had many mouths to feed and needed my sisters to work for him, but they were all deprived of a secondary education. Education was a luxury then and it is a torture ... and had to take measures to guard their children against their own temper. Why all this madness? Let us ask the Education Bureau. Why is education a pleasure in other places and a living hell ...

  8. Legco wants us to defray the education costs of tax dodgers

    Posted Aug 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... responsibility for educating the children of people who have moved out of Hong Kong? Yet the only reason that Education Secretary Michael Suen Ming-yeung, a member of the jellied spine set, ruled it out ... them for school taxes and Shenzhen is the obvious place for them to put their kids to school. I can understand why some of them would rather not do so and why they want their kids educated ...

  9. A quiet but educated take on diplomacy

    Posted Jun 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... in mainland education and global education. Also, a new publication programme is starting with the China International Publishing Group to produce Chinese-language textbooks and video materials ... times in the past four years. The university was chosen to sponsor a programme for the presidents and vice-presidents of China's 14 leading universities as well as an executive education ...

  10. Unique mix of global and local education

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in China,' said Gary Biddle, dean at HKU's faculty of business and economics. Set up in 1998, the IMBA was the first joint programme between a Hong Kong and mainland Chinese academic ... the University of Hong Kong has been able to fill that void and provide much-needed business education of the highest quality.' The IMBA is a two-year part-time programme with 16 modules covering ...




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