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  1. Letters

    Posted Dec 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Small classes cater to needs of today's youth Why is the Education Bureau delaying the implementation of small-class teaching in secondary schools? Bureau officials must have learned ... Po ICAC should be scaled down I read with approval the article by Neville Sarony ('Eyes on the watchmen', December 16). Mr Sarony depicted the Independent Commission Against ...

  2. Education is the key to reducing levels of roadside air pollution

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... This campaign will face difficulties unless there is an adequate education drive that targets motorists. The majority of drivers probably still think that electing not to drive one day month ... into account all the potentials involved in such a scheme, could help reduce roadside air pollution. If an education campaign makes motorists fully aware of what a car can do to the environment, ...

  3. Time for HK to see the light

    Posted Jul 10th 2009, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... be about 100 secondary schools in Hong Kong offering astronomy as an elective module under the new physics senior secondary curriculum. Recently, he was commissioned by the Education Bureau to run ... for the 19-year-old. Mr Chan, now 21 and a graduating physics student at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, is a keen advocate of astronomy education and his interest began as a Form Four student when he ...

  4. Educate public on sea rubbish

    Posted Jul 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... But instead of blaming them or Hongkongers, we need to educate tourists and all visitors to the beaches by, for example, putting up posters and stepping up patrols by officers. The government to some ... Chai Wide basis for school aid The logic of Paul Mounsey's argument in his letter is inescapable ('Keep education allowance for civil service families', July 21). All Hong Kong ...

  5. Lift spending on education and let parents lead

    Posted Feb 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The letter headlined 'Let schools take a greater role in deciding courses' (February 15) stressed a truth which our educational reformers too often forget: that parents are the primary educators of their children and that public education's major function is to assist them. The role of the government is not to undercut or usurp the parents' role, as is done ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. Air pollution may cause brain drain, study finds

    Posted Dec 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Poor air quality could lead to an 'alarming' exodus of highly-educated and highly-paid Hongkongers, a survey showed yesterday. More than a quarter polled in a study commissioned by public policy think tank Civic Exchange said they were seriously considering leaving the city because they found the air quality unbearable. This was up from a fifth ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Dec 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mike Geraghty, Mid-Levels Timely call for child agency The recent calls for a local child commission are both welcome and timely. I am from New South Wales where the Commission for Children ... The views of children and young people are taken seriously, and their interests receive priority. I join with my colleague at the bar, Cheng Huan SC ('Time for child commission well ...

  9. Government needs to take the lead in cutting greenhouse gases

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... gas. The government should have promotions and educational campaigns to help the public understand the benefit of nuclear power for electricity generation and the fact that there are safety ... member, Commission on Strategic Development ...

  10. Poverty to top Tung's policy priorities

    Posted Jan 10th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Yeung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... decision.' The commission will be an inter-departmental body comprising key officials in charge of welfare, education, home affairs, economic development, legislators, academics and representatives ... said. The cornerstone of this policy will be the setting up of a top-level commission on poverty to be headed by Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen. The commission will adopt ...




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