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  1. Students must pay health insurance

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Zhao Jingming

    ... Zhao Jingming The education department has announced that university students can no longer have subsidised health care. They must join the social health insurance scheme to pay for their medical expenses. This policy aims to improve the quality of medical services for students. They currently pay only 20 per cent of the bill if they see a doctor at a campus clinic. But if they go ...

  2. Tutor denies cheque deception over cancelled lessons

    Posted Aug 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... were,' he said. Asked by prosecutor William Wong Wa-fun why he did not make public announcements or ask the Education Department for help, Sze said he had not thought about contacting the media. He asked the department only to lend him premises to continue his classes, but was turned down. The case was adjourned until next week for a verdict. ...

  3. On the Move

    Posted Oct 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jorge Choy Regional director, executive education, Asia INSEAD Based at the school's Singapore campus, Choy will head up the executive education department. He will lead a professional ...

  4. A formula for financial heartache

    Posted May 18th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... when they are young. It should involve the Education Department, not the Monetary Authority. This is especially so when you consider that investments take time to grow. Paradoxically, pupils ... in for years to pay for a child's university education. From my own experience, most of these advisers are not only unscrupulous, but are usually ignorant about what they are selling. However, ...


    Posted Nov 10th 2003, 12:00am by Sidney Sze

    ... that seems to be improving? The American Savings Education Council urges parents to talk to their children about personal finance. In a bid to nourish true financial literacy, personal finance is taught to students up to the age of 16 in all government-run schools in England. The personal finance curriculum has been put together by the Department of Education and Skills in consultation ...

  6. Loans system revamp boosted amid lack of trust

    Posted Jul 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... This includes the anti-graft agencies, the party's propaganda departments, judicial bodies and the government's cultural and education ministries. Professor Ma Guoxian, director of the Public ... cover not only the commercial sector, but also governmental, cultural, educational, public health, social and judicial affairs. Meanwhile, an inter-ministerial body responsible for the credit ...

  7. Securities official in graft probe

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Science & Technology secure an IPO approval in 2002. Wu, in his late 40s, was a division chief at the CSRC's department of personnel and education before he was promoted to deputy head ... vice-chairman between 1995 and 1999, was given a suspended death sentence in April 2010 for accepting bribes from listing applicants. Xiao Shiqing, a former deputy director of the CSRC's department ...

  8. HKICPA grooms future talents

    Posted Oct 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... strains of the accounting profession, including: Gary Poon, principal of small and medium practice Poon & Co; Alice Mui, a senior assessor from the Inland Revenue Department; and Frenda So, an accounting tutor for Modern Education. Legislative Councillor Starry Lee Wai-king was also on hand to discuss her experience at Big Four accounting giant KPMG. Commenting on the panel, HKICPA ...

  9. 26.7b yuan in embezzled public funds recovered

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... billion yuan of funds earmarked for agricultural development last year. And regional government departments also misappropriated funds earmarked for education in 2007 and last year, although ... to judicial departments, for which 30 officials had been arrested and 117 had been disciplined. A total of 212 officials were involved, including 42 department-level officials. Mr Liu made ...

  10. Insurance scheme to help cover high-risk jobs

    Posted Apr 19th 2007, 12:00am by Audrey Parwani

    ... inspections and education will be stepped up, and if there are complaints, the department will help to resolve the issues. The bureau will review the scheme in one or two years. ...




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