• Thursday
  • July 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:58pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 10585 for education department

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - SCHOOLS

    Departing exam chief George Pook's plea to parents on education reforms

    Posted Aug 20th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com Departing head of exams authority says parents and students must have realistic expectations Education reforms 'will need time' Parents and students must stop seeing a university place as the only route to success if reforms to the city's education system are to succeed, a key architect of the new Diploma of Secondary Education ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1018708/departing-exam-chief-george-pooks-plea-parents-education-reforms
  2. News - China - ECONOMY

    Xi Jinping departs for South America tour

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 11:15am by AFP, Reuters

    ... Agencies in Beijing and Brasilia President to meet friends old and new for BRICS talks and to keep the resources pipeline flowing Xi off to do business in America's backyard President Xi Jinping has departed for a visit to four South American countries, including Brazil, to build ties in a resource-rich region traditionally considered the backyard of the United States. Xi ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1553212/chinas-leader-xi-jinping-departs-south-america-tour
  3. News - China - POLLUTION

    Make 30pc of vehicles 'new energy' models by 2016, Chinese cities and government departments told

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:25am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Cities given 30pc quota for 'new energy' vehicles At least 30 per cent of annual vehicle purchases must be of "new energy" models by 2016, all central government departments and mainland city administrations have been told. The move is part of efforts to combat air pollution. A circular issued yesterday by the ministries ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1553626/make-30pc-vehicles-new-energy-models-2016-chinese-cities-and-government
  4. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Department uses 6.5 tonnes of ivory to test best method of its disposal

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 10:39am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... to see if it could be used in cement. The information, released by the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department on Wednesday, explains the shortfall in figures when the government announced last month that it would be burning 28 tonnes of stockpiled ivory but withholding 1.6 tonnes of tusks for science and educational purposes. The department said that it had also donated 1.7 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1426968/department-uses-65-tonnes-ivory-test-best-method-its-disposal
  5. News - World - FINANCE: ANALYSIS

    US Justice Department has others in its sights after BNP Paribas fine

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by Reuters

    ... to come BNP Paribas' guilty plea and agreement to pay a record fine of nearly US$9 billion for violating US sanctions is part of a larger US Justice Department shift in strategy ... by the Justice Department and the largest penalty in any criminal case involving a bank. Prosecutors say the penalty was necessary not only because of the sheer volume of the illicit transactions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1544428/us-justice-department-has-others-its-sights-after-bnp-paribas-fine
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Internships to ease strain on Hong Kong's accident and emergency departments

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 04:04am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Staff shortages and increase in patients have left A&E departments struggling to meet targets Interns to ease pressure on emergency doctors Public hospital emergency departments are trying to attract more new graduates to combat a shortage of doctors. The shortage, compounded by an increase in both the number of patients treated and procedures offered, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1420915/internships-ease-strain-hong-kongs-accident-and-emergency-departments
  7. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan exploiting Asian guest workers, US State Department report says

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 10:22pm by Julian Ryall

    ... Julian Ryall in Tokyo US State Department calls training scheme for young foreigners a form of forced labour Japan accused ofexploiting Asian guest workers The United States has issued ... day of the month. Jiang's family received 57.5 million yen in compensation from the company. Abiko welcomed the US condemnation of the system, but noted that the State Department had ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1540535/japan-exploiting-asian-guest-workers-us-state-department-report-says
  8. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwanese Education Minister Chiang Wei-ling resigns over academic publishing scandal

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 02:59am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Taipei Education chief resigns amid scandal Chiang Wei-ling resigned as Taiwan's education minister yesterday after he was implicated in an academic scandal ... own reputation I've decided to resign as the education minister," Chiang told reporters as prosecutors launched an investigation into the scandal. The resignation deals another blow ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1554344/taiwanese-education-minister-chiang-wei-ling-resigns-over-amid-academic
  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Tax dodger fined more than double the sum he evaded

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by CHRIS LAU

    ... to "produce any details or evidence in support of his deduction claims of expenses for self-education", the department said in a statement released after Mr Andrew Ma Hon-cheung handed down ... of Professional Continuing Education. Ho claimed to have attended those courses from 2005 to 2007. He also told the department that each programme cost HK$40,000, and was granted tax deductions totalling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555843/tax-dodger-fined-more-double-sum-he-evaded
  10. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Education is the best weapon in fighting public apathy over recycling

    Posted Apr 19th 2014, 03:26am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan Efforts to engage households in recycling should start with teaching how to sort out the trash Education is key to dealing with Shanghai's rubbish woes When the Shanghai ... few details have been made public, the programme might begin with requiring all government departments, state-owned enterprises or public institutions to follow the guidelines, with new ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1487682/education-key-dealing-shanghais-rubbish-woes

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or