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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong contractor charged over illegal asbestos removal work

    Posted Sep 01st 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... the South China Morning Post to the demolition work taking place close to the English Schools Foundation's Island School, Carmel School and several kindergartens. Inhaling the dust-like ...

  2. Make asbestos list public, say lawmakers

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... was not present there before work began. The Mid-Levels site is less than 100 metres from the English Schools Foundation's Island School, the Carmel Jewish Day School and several kindergartens. ...

  3. Mid-Levels suits over asbestos weighed

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com A Cheung Kong subsidiary or its demolition contractor could face legal claims from residents and schools in Mid-Levels, where tiny particles of cancer-causing asbestos dust may have been released during improper demolition of its buildings. The English Schools Foundation is seeking information from the Environmental Protection Department (EPD), ...

  4. SEN pupils need chance to achieve potential

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Julie Mcguire

    ... to traditional therapy. Issues such as sleep, getting dressed, general behaviour and temper tantrums can be addressed. The English Schools Foundation (ESF) is the main provider of primary and secondary ... to the one at its North Point school and one more to its three English-speaking classes for students aged 11 and up. The focus is on children with autism spectrum disorder. The school has developed ...

  5. Talkback

    Posted May 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that the English Schools Foundation (ESF) is not the only realistic option for English-speaking, non-Cantonese-speaking children in Hong Kong'. In my last sentence, I made it very clear ... English as a mother tongue has limited opportunities for schooling. As a taxpayer, if the government is giving the ESF some money, I for one would like to see some benefit out of it. Name ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Dec 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the letter by Heather Du Quesnay, chief executive of the English Schools Foundation ('ESF needs a new deal if it is to flourish for next 40 years', December 11). Her logic ... for family medicine I refer to the report and editorial ('Lack of family doctors threatens health reforms', and 'Medical schools should cater to society's needs', November ...

  7. Food parcels ease burden for Aids orphans on mainland

    Posted Sep 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 'I want them to go to school, and not have to sell their blood like their parents did,' Mrs Leung said. Recently the Chi Heng Foundation, a Hong Kong-based charity that helps 4,000 ... beneficiaries of Operation Santa Claus last year, the Chi Heng Foundation was able to purchase 10,000 food bags containing nutritious food, including soy milk powder, sausages and enriched peanut oil, ...


    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Children and young people End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation (ECSAF) Established in November 1998 by Siao Fong-fong, an award-winning actress and qualified child psychologist. Its aim ... to Three. Two education teams will tour secondary schools delivering ECSAF sex-education programmes, expected to reach 10,000 students each year for each team. Operation Dawn Founded by John Paul ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health

    Golden time for special needs children

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... physical, psychological and social development, thus improving their opportunities for attending ordinary schools". As of August this year, there were 6,230 such places for special needs ... Helped by a HK$188,000 grant from Eu Yan Sang, Woo has designed a programme that uses music to help children master English vocabulary. Children with dyslexia have problems comprehending ...

  10. Foundation in beauty

    Posted Feb 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Andrea Pawlyna

    ... Andrea Pawlyna The industry is growing and there are many courses on offer STUDENTS ARE FLOCKING to beauty schools to train for careers in the burgeoning industry and there are plenty of specialist courses from which to choose- ranging from makeup, beauty and skin care to aromatherapy, body massage and hair styling. Courses typically run from 100 to 300 hours, with some schools ...




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