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  1. Business - Economy - HEALTH CARE

    Accenture to take over Obamacare website

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 09:08pm by AFP

    ... already built the health care exchange for the US state of California as well as websites and portals for the US government’s Internal Revenue Service, Census Bureau and Department of Education. ...

  2. Business - Economy - INVESTMENT

    China steps up bid to lure private funds in key sectors

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 06:17am by Victoria Ruan

    ... into major projects to boost investment efficiency and fill the gap in supply of urban facilities, infrastructure, educational opportunities, health care and ageing services, especially in poorer ... in the National Development and Reform Commission's investment department. "The key is to properly manage three questions: to invest in what, who will invest and how to invest." Wang ...

  3. Business

    Joint research initiatives with private sector support university fund raising

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 12:21pm

    ... as just one of the “contextual” changes made necessary by the range of challenges facing higher education. Another is the need to serve a public mission, while also building partnerships ... grant from BP to focus some work at the university biosciences institute on developments to make bio-fuels more efficient and effective. “It was the largest corporate grant in higher education ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Ominous warnings over damage caused to protest-hit Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 07:26am by Howard Winn

    ... of these departments' activities can be anticipated in Hong Kong." He thinks the People's Liberation Army garrison might in future include elements of the People's Armed Police and the Hong Kong ... for this and may come under renewed pressure". As for education and media organisations, they were perceived to have contributed to the protests, and academics may come under pressure along ...

  5. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Developer submits new application for Peak hotel

    Posted Nov 13th 2014, 07:10am by Howard Winn

    ... In addition, critics wondered how the Environmental Protection Department sanctioned the sewage arrangements for the hotel, which envisaged a new septic tank and a soakaway system allowing 20,000 ... such as a public education centre and gallery which can be accessed by the public for free". The application concludes, "The proposed amendments will further enhance the proposal for the benefit ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Henry Tang's basement an engineering miracle

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 12:56am by Howard Winn

    ... recognised by the US Department of Education. "That makes it a degree mill by our measure," observes David Webb on webb-site.com Some months ago we asked Dr Quat's office if we could ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE HOWARD WINN

    Umbrella Movement allows tycoons to occupy Central

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 06:10am by Howard Winn

    ... on vehicles. Then there was Paul Chan Mo-po, the secretary for development, who bought land in an area to be redeveloped. Anita Lam, a senior official in the Lands Department, bought farmland ... of Education students about what made a good or bad leader, he said: "Competent people who lack morals are the most dangerous, I would rather prefer incompetent people who have a [sense of] ...

  8. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Beijing urged to cut economic growth targets

    Posted Nov 13th 2014, 02:04pm by Victoria Ruan

    ... "It's our forecast and also our suggestion," said Zhu Baoliang, a vice-director at NDRC's Economic Forecasting Department. "The job market is doing fine. If we can realise faster ... it seeks to adjust to an ageing population, switch its growth focus from investment to consumption, and cope with agricultural, environmental and educational issues", the Organisation ...

  9. Business - Economy

    Britain takes knife to 2015 public spending to tame deficit

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 01:56pm by Reuters

    ... Fund to defer near-term cuts and increase infrastructure investment. While spending on international aid, health and education has been protected, all other departments were asked to offer cuts ... at the weekend with hold-out departments. That clears the way for Osborne to provide details in a parliamentary speech on where the axe will fall as he announces 11.5 billion pounds (HK$137.7 billion) ...

  10. Business - Companies - PHARMACEUTICALS

    GlaxoSmithKline China health care unit 'part of US probe'

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:05am by Reuters

    ... to a US Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) inquiry into possible violations of the anti-bribery Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). "The preservation notices ... and remedial action was taken as a result." GSK has previously flagged that it has been part of a wider global investigation by the justice department and SEC into pharmaceutical corruption, ...




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