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  1. Expanded commission 'to help PLA in event of war'

    Posted Sep 21st 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... Jacky Hsu in Taipei Taipei analysts say elevation of four commanders aids forces' co-ordination The enlargement of the Central Military Commission will strengthen the capability ... with,' he said. Mr Lin, who heads the Euro-Asia Foundation, a semi-governmental think-tank, agreed it was significant that the commission had been expanded to include military commanders ...

  2. Erasmus goes into linguistics

    Posted Jul 09th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Mundus scheme run by the European Commission. 'I applied for it because I'm interested in clinical linguistics but there isn't any course so focused in that area in Hong ... in Italy, the Netherlands and Germany: 'I will be able to experience the differences of tertiary education in different European countries.' ...

  3. Top educators back overhaul of reforms

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan A professional research team is needed to end the top-down approach of education reform, according to educators who have renewed their call for a General Teaching Council (GTC). ... and the Education and Manpower Bureau (EMB). The event at the Hong Kong Institute of Education was co-organised by the Subsidised Primary Schools Council and the Subsidised Secondary Schools Council. ...

  4. Education cuts will undermine workforce, teachers say

    Posted Nov 30th 2003, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Patsy Moy The quality of Hong Kong's workforce will be put at risk if the government presses ahead with its plans to cut the education budget, according to a teachers' union. The Hong Kong Professional Teachers' Union suggested that the cuts be avoided by dipping into the $3.8 billion Quality Education Fund- which was designed to fund special innovative projects ...

  5. Despite disappointment, HKIEd says it still hopes to achieve university status

    Posted Feb 18th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Mimi Lau

    ... commissions report which advocates more integration between higher education institutes; study endorsed by government. Then-HKIEd president Paul Morris rejects calls to merge with Chinese University ... Elaine Yau and Mimi Lau The Hong Kong Institute of Education tried to put a positive spin on the University Grants Committee report on its future, saying it was 'a step closer ...

  6. Radical revamp to scrap old tests

    Posted Oct 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... and one of the architects of the reform, insists that change is necessary if wider education reforms recommended by the Education Commission four years ago are to achieve their aims: 'Without ... echoing arguments put forward by Education Commission member Professor Cheng Kai-ming in a lecture to leading educators this week. Hong Kong's participation rates in senior secondary ...

  7. Show of force in PLA South China Sea drill

    Posted Jul 30th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Military Commission member actually participating in naval exercises, along with so many high-level officers. The deck of the observer ship was strewn with gold braid,' he said. The news ... of the Central Military Commission- supervised the exercises. Flagships of all three naval fleets took part in the war games, indicating the scale of the operation. Xu Guangyu, a senior researcher ...

  8. Slower EU model hits jam in US fast lane

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... to implement the reforms without running the risk of further fragmenting European higher education. Viviane Reding, a member of the European Commission responsible for education and culture, said ... is looking to the US model to rescue its higher education sector. The effort officially started four years ago when 33 European states signed a declaration in Bologna, Italy, to introduce major ...

  9. Academic, IT director battle for ESF chair

    Posted Feb 28th 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... education committees, including the Advisory Committee on Teacher Education and Qualifications, and was a member of the Education Commission. She is currently chair of the Medical Council and director of the medical education unit at HKU. She is standing on the platform 'to foster trust and promote co-operation in the pursuit of quality education in the ESF'. She said: 'I ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Mar 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Commission recognises moral obligation I refer to H. MacSwain's letter ('Casual denial of people's rights', February 27). Your correspondent asked how the Equal Opportunities Commission combated suspected discrimination issues such as wheelchair athletes being excluded from the Hong Kong Marathon, local pilots being paid less than overseas hires and Filipino ...




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