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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New college head calls on government to focus on nurturing creative talent

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to an absence of creativity in society. Ho said his institution could make a difference by helping change the mentality of the city's publicly listed companies. He said many managers were more concerned with the company's stock price than improving its products and services. Companies should scrap the link between management bonuses and short-term stock prices, allowing bosses ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Hong Kong textbooks contain negative stereotypes on cultures and religions, researcher warns

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 04:58am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... showing terrorists and extremists. The passage on the northern and southern countries appears in another set of textbooks published by the Hong Kong Educational Publishing Company. DON'T ... groups and cultures in all textbooks, Jackson says, adding: "In general, there is a trend that the discussions are oversimplified." The Educational Publishing Company says ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school ‘facing crisis’ in catering to Hong Kong’s expanding French community

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 06:04pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... for young people who find it difficult to get a job in France due to the high unemployment rate. There are 800 French companies employing 30,000 staff, generating around €8 billion (HK$84 billion) ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tax-free status of Hong Kong’s international schools attacked

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 11:37pm by Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam

    ... Shirley Zhao and Johnny Tam Granting of charity status criticised after parent company of international school in Lam Tin is found to be listed on New York Stock Exchange Tax-free school rules attacked Hong Kong's charity rules have come under fire after it was revealed the parent company of an international school is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The Nord Anglia ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Publisher insists controversial textbooks 'promote racial harmony'

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:05am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Company behind primary school series featuring ethnic minorities in stereotypical jobs dismisses claims it was discriminating Publisher: textbooks 'promote harmony' The publisher of a series of controversial textbooks that has caused an international outcry for its stereotypical view of different racial groups has hit back, claiming its ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - EDUCATION

    Top marks for Asia in 2014 global education index

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 09:46am by Linda Yeung

    ... Skills and Educational Attainment, published in the Learning Curve 2014 report, compiled by the Economist Intelligence Unit and published by global learning company Pearson, which compares ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school issues debentures to fund HK$100 million expansion plans

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... "It's not our intention to increase pupil capacity but to add classrooms to cut class sizes and further provide an optimal learning environment," Koon said. Companies that buy the corporate ... opened in Causeway Bay in 1984, has more than 1,600 pupils. It uses the International Baccalaureate curriculum. Its parent company, the Victoria Education Organisation, runs eight kindergartens ...

  8. Business - Companies - EDUCATION

    Print partners ease textbook burden for Hong Kong students

    Posted May 06th 2014, 12:42am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... week. Ng said the company's new digital, print-on-demand solution would allow schools to customise teaching materials to address students with specific needs and help reduce the price ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKUST cooks up MOOC- an online class open to all

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 04:18am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com HKUST cooks up online class worth credits The University of Science and Technology has become the first Hong Kong institution to offer students the chance to earn credit towards a qualification through a distance-learning platform known as a massive open online course. HKUST has linked up with education-technology company Coursera to launch a pilot ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Don't take Hong Kong's graft-free culture for granted, Bernard Chan tells youth

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 04:10am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... corruption," said Chan, a member of the Thai-Chinese family that founded Bangkok Bank, describing how different it is to do business in Southeast Asia. He said Hong Kong companies have long been doing ...




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