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  1. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Top DSE students of the class of 2014 voice concerns over future of Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 12:16pm by Staff Reporters

    ... too engrossed in studies to keep their fingers on the pulse of politics Watch: What it's like to get your HKDSE results Ma said the rule of law had come under threat since Chief Executive ... degree places. Leung Yam-shing, educational adviser at the Vocational Training Council, said the council had received more than 17,000 applications within an hour of opening at 10am. Service ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    CityU meeting fails to throw light on college's fate

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... of the college as the university's council chairman Herman Hu Shao-ming and deputy chairman Vincent Chow Wing-shing delivered a series of non-committal platitudes, the students said. "Before, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Parents angry as schools block Form One transfers

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:12am by Johnny Tam, BRIAN YAP

    ... Yat-fung, chairman of the Subsidised Secondary Schools Council, said he hoped parents would be considerate and understand the need for schools to implement the no-transfer policy. "As ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    City University students threaten 'radical action' over college sale plan

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:39am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the college and what the arrangements would be for students and staff there." Lee said the university had spoken vaguely of the plan at a university council meeting in November, when he was a student council representative. The next he heard was when the university yesterday revealed it was in talks with two potential buyers. Lee said students and some teachers would form a concern ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Ageing East Kowloon school campuses miss government standards

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by Johnny Tam

    ... but there aren't any available sites for them to relocate to, while there are plenty for international schools." James Lam Yat-fung, chairman of the Subsidised Secondary Schools Council, said ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    New college head calls on government to focus on nurturing creative talent

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... said a higher education policy that focused on providing workers for industries that were short-staffed was short-sighted. In his policy address this year, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying ...

  7. News - World - EDUCATION

    US and Canadian academics demand changes to Confucius Institutes

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 09:37pm by AP

    ... its Confucius Institute last year after the complaint was settled through mediation. The Beijing headquarters for the Confucius Institutes, the Office of Chinese Language Council ...

  8. News - China - EDUCATION

    Shenzhen to pump one billion yuan into building new Xinjiang university

    Posted Jun 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by WU NAN

    ... Council after a Xinjiang working group meeting in May. It was an important strategic approach, the newspaper said. Xinjiang, in the northwest and home to the Uygur ethnic minority who are mostly ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    International school ‘facing crisis’ in catering to Hong Kong’s expanding French community

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 06:04pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... problem. Hong Kong is an expensive city." Laurent de Meyere, executive director of the school, says it is impossible to buy or rent a site for expansion because of high land prices ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    English Schools Foundation parents call on Hong Kong chief executive to probe fee rises

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 02:33pm by Shirley Zhao and Ng Kang-chung

    ... Shirley Zhao and Ng Kang-chung ESF parents urge probe of fee rises English Schools Foundation parents urged Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to look personally into an average 5 per cent fee rise announced yesterday. The increase is the first important decision by the foundation since Belinda Greer took over as chief executive from Heather Du Quesnay in September. Greer said ...




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