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  1. Anger over human rights contract

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai Conservative group known for its anti-gay views commissioned to educate teachers on how to avoid discrimination A conservative Christian group has been commissioned by the government to educate teachers on human rights and anti-discrimination concepts. The Society for Truth and Light, an anti-gay rights group, won the contract from the Education and Manpower Bureau. ...

  2. Strict one-child policy driving mainlanders to give birth in HK

    Posted Jun 14th 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Guangzhou Most people in Hong Kong think that the city's advances in medical health, education and economic opportunities are the driving forces behind the desire ... to have a second child, and any additional children will not receive subsidies for medical care or education. Yet Mr Yu is not alone. And the popularity of Hong Kong as a place to give birth ...

  3. Guangzhou plans reform to boost income of rural residents

    Posted Jan 14th 2009, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Guangzhou's Reform and Development Commission said last year that it would run a pilot scheme to abolish the hukou system, which was designed decades ago to prevent rural residents from moving ... to have a grading system to vet hukou applications. It will make an assessment on the basis of the applicants' educational qualifications, profession, special achievements, overseas ...

  4. Legal threat over single-tenant restrictions

    Posted May 24th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... to apply the same logic to a two-person family or three-person family? It is sheer discrimination.' The Equal Opportunities Commission expressed concern but said it did not know details ... of applicants aged below 35 have received tertiary education and 3 per cent are still students. Each year about 90,000 young people reach adulthood and qualify for public housing, posing a huge ...

  5. Heritage listing sought for police station

    Posted Jul 18th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... for the site,' she said. The Central and Western District Council, the Conservancy Association and the Institute of Architects jointly commissioned an independent study on how to conserve the compound. ... prisoners. A spokeswoman for the Tourism Commission said they were analysing the views collected during public consultation and had yet to set a timetable for the tender. Ms Ho admitted their group ...



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