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  1. ESF calls in official auditors

    Posted Apr 17th 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier The English Schools Foundation has invited the Audit Commission to review its operations to make sure they are cost-effective. The audit aims to improve the foundation's governance and management. The move follows repeated accusations by Secretary for Education and Manpower Arthur Li Kwok-cheung that he suspected the organisation was wasting money. The ESF ...

  2. ESF school will get HK$240m upgrade

    Posted May 20th 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... of the HK$420 million cost of rebuilding Kowloon Junior School. ...

  3. Time to resolve the doubts over ESF funding

    Posted Sep 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Education and Manpower Bureau is reviewing the subsidy. Professor Li has indicated he is prepared to consider future support if the ESF puts its house in order and proves to be cost ...

  4. ESF to spend more after review

    Posted Sep 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... for parent and student services and communications, increasing its costs from $41,527,000 to $42,120,000. It would continue to manage the ESF's finances, education development, human resources and buildings management. Ms Du Quesnay said nine jobs would be cut in the management office but four new ones would be created. 'Marginal cost increases would be acceptable if they helped ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Nobel laureates offer ideas on battling climate change

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... Doherty is an Australian veterinary surgeon and medical researcher in the field of immunity. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1996 for his work in revealing how ... research community. He is one of the world's leading experts on the scientific modelling of cities. "My background is in high-energy physics- quarks, gluons, string theory, dark matter, ...

  6. News - China - SPACE

    China's Chang'e lunar launch has backup of European space scientists

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:22am by ALEXANDER STIRN, STEPHEN CHEN

    ... scientific schedule of the ISS. Once they find common ground, Chinese researchers might act as a junior partner in one of the Russian or European labs, Reiter suggested. Chen Lan, editor of the Go ... Alexander Stirn and Stephen Chen Continent's space experts will provide Chang'e mission backup as they eye future joint missions Europeans want to hitch ride on China space ...

  7. Chemistry right for rewarding career

    Posted Sep 10th 2005, 12:00am by John Casey

    ... students.' Mr Chik's responsibilities extend to technical support for the lab's various instruments, support for the chemistry faculty's research efforts and providing scientific ... graduate and postgraduate degrees, the latter a master's of philosophy earned through research in the field of inorganic chemistry. He had his start as a lab technician at the behest of his ...

  8. Japan's space programme faces toughest test

    Posted Nov 29th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... and North Korean scientists are just as nervous as their Japanese counterparts. Their various initiatives have leapt ahead as successive technical disasters, and cost-cutting measures have plagued ... commentator on Japan's space industry, Paul Kallender, said this week the decision, coupled with severe budget constraints and a shift in emphasis on scientific research, now dictated ...

  9. Directory of courses- Local tertiary providers

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... training and research facilities in the performing arts, theatre technical arts, and film and television. Its educational policy reflects the cultural diversity of Hong Kong with emphasis on both ... and public health management; scientific computing; information technology management; operational research and business statistics; strategic human resources management; MSSc in contemporary China ...



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