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  1. Many government departments would be willing to use renovated west wing

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Chai Wan. The uses include new headquarters for the Correctional Services Department, educational institutions and others. They do not add any value to the enjoyment of the harbour. Why ... station, general post office and Hong Kong Club buildings we have already destroyed, but it is a historic government precinct. It can stay in public use, as we have plenty of government departments ...

  2. Department to do more with less after merger

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Manpower Bureau and the Education Department have already been merged this year. A government spokeswoman said 60 workers would be cut over two to three years through 'natural wastage', ... The government has pledged to do more with less as it launches its newly merged logistics department today. The department replaces the Land Transport Agency and the Supplies and Printing ...

  3. Timing counts for everything as Blair departs

    Posted Mar 25th 2006, 12:00am by Sean Munday

    ... The prime minister's programme to reform the public services has fared little better. Unable to sell his controversial school reforms to Labour lawmakers, his flagship education bill was passed ... services such as education and health, but New Labour was certainly very different from its predecessors in that how you deliver public services has been changed with a far greater input from ...

  4. Beijing's education pledge to Tibet

    Posted Jul 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... education department, as saying yesterday. One-third of the funds will be invested in infrastructure, while the rest will go to improve teaching and research quality at six institutions. More than ...

  5. Blueprint to target inequality in education

    Posted Feb 12th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... 'an intolerable level' in recent years. Qian said any reform would mean that education departments would have to relinquish some authority and vested interests would have to rein ... Beijing will soon release a long-awaited draft blueprint on the development of education amid rising discontent over a school system dogged by widening inequality in access to basic ...

  6. Official in talks on Tibet urges 'legal education'

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk The Communist Party's top official in talks with envoys of the Dalai Lama has urged cadres in Qinghai province to step up 'legal education' among Tibetan monks 'to create a good social environment for the smooth staging of the Olympic Games in Beijing'. Du Qinglin , director of the United Front Department, told cadres in Qinghai to step up ...

  7. Drug rehab school plan still alive, says Education Bureau

    Posted Jul 17th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam A drug rehabilitation school's application to use a vacant school campus in Mui Wo is still under consideration, the Education Bureau says. The bureau, the Narcotics Division of the Security Bureau and the Social Welfare Department were jointly assessing Christian Zheng Sheng College's request to use the school premises, a bureau spokeswoman said. The drug ...

  8. Education hub hostels could cost HK$1.4b

    Posted Oct 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into a regional education hub. Apart from increasing the non-local student intake, the government aims to encourage them to stay and work in Hong Kong after graduation. The Immigration Department ... faced in turning the city into a regional education hub. Apart from capital funding, the government is also considering grants for universities to buy or rent premises. An estimated 6,500 more ...

  9. Education chief is confident on reform bill

    Posted Jul 07th 2004, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Permanent Secretary for Education Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun said yesterday she was confident the controversial school management reform bill will be passed. But pro-democracy ... school-sponsoring bodies including the Catholic Church- Ms Law said it should pass because the government 'has the best interests of students at heart'. At the same briefing, Department of Justice ...

  10. Education in the firing line

    Posted May 05th 2007, 12:00am by Brendan O'Malley

    ... outside the school gates for days. Three education trade unionists are ordered out of a house where they are meeting and shot in the back in Arauca, Colombia. A headteacher in Zabul province, Afghanistan, is beheaded for running a co-educational school. Some parts of the world are becoming a deadly place to be a teacher or even a student. These are just four incidents from hundreds ...




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