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  1. Business - Economy - MACROSCOPE

    BRICS not a firm foundation for a new global economic order

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 01:33am by BLOOM

    ... Pankaj Mishra Bloc's development bank cannot challenge Western ascendancy until its leading country China makes transition to a consumer economy BRICS not a firm foundation for new global economic order Rarely has an acronym led such a charmed life as BRICS. Casually invented by former Goldman Sachs Group economist Jim O'Neill to label emerging markets of promise, ...

  2. News - World - QATAR

    Labour abuses in Qatar fault of recruitment agencies, foundation says

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 04:19am by AFP

    ... recruitment agencies in Asia were the main party to blame for abuse. A report commissioned by the Qatar Foundation chaired by the ruling emir's mother charged that the rights of migrants, mainly ... at the recruitment stage, and introduce legislation in order to stamp it out. The Qatar Foundation is a non-profit organisation promoting education, science and community development. The report called ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    English Schools Foundation happy to let market forces dictate

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 03:55am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com ESF happy to let market forces dictate A while ago, I asked a permanent secretary for education why the government should phase out funding for ESF schools when both locals and expatriates attend them. There is, after all, the English Schools Foundation mandate to provide affordable education to those who can't integrate into the local Chinese ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FASHION & LIVING

    Beauty low-down: cushion foundations

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:24pm by AUDREY SZE

    ... Audrey Sze Sulwhasoo Evenfair Perfecting Cushion, HK$430 Claim: A naturally derived compact foundation with herbal extracts. Key ingredients include apricot kernel oil and jaeumdan, ... Claim: A multifunctional make-up foundation palette that acts as sunblock, concealer and powder. Jeju green tea water locks in moisture and provides lightweight and long-lasting coverage. Laneige ...

  5. News - World - INTERNET

    Bitcoin Foundation members quit over election of troubled ex-Disney child star

    Posted May 18th 2014, 06:26am by Reuters

    ... its annual conference. At least 10 members of the non-profit Bitcoin Foundation have resigned over the election of one-time Disney child star and bitcoin entrepreneur Brock Pierce as a new ... in the Disney movie First Kid, paid more than US$21,000 to settle one employee suit. He said others dropped their claims without money changing hands. While Bitcoin Foundation officials played down ...

  6. News - World - ART

    Monuments Men Foundation donates Nazi photo catalogue of stolen art to US archives

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:36pm by WASHPOST

    ... Agencies in Washington Foundation promoting wartime art recovery unit's work hands relic to national archive Monuments Men give Nazi album of stolen art to US A photo album depicting ... The leather-bound book was recovered from one of Hitler's homes. The album was donated to the National Archives by the Monuments Men Foundation, whose mission is to disseminate the story about the lost ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Zenith education foundation failed to consider ethical issues

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 04:21am by LETTERS

    ... Zenith educationgroup has failed to consider ethical issues I refer to the failure of the operators of the Topkids kindergarten to secure the lease renewal from its landlord, Fortune Real Estate Trust, at Kingswood Villas, Tin Shui Wai, Yuen Long. It was outbid by Zenith International Education Foundation. This group was aggressive in its actions, by offering a higher rent to take ...

  8. Lifestyle - Beauty - BEAUTY

    Face time: the best new foundations, concealers and highlighters

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 03:29pm by TAMA LUNG

    ... favourites. Here’s hoping they can help you put your best face forward. 1. Cover FX Total Cover Cream Foundation Newly launched at Joyce Beauty, this cream foundation (HK$365) is a Hollywood favourite thanks to its long-wearing formula, buildable coverage (it evens hides tattoos) and low risk of irritation. While I typically shy away from solid foundations, I was won over by the SPF 30 ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Spend ESF subsidy on children with special needs, says foundation boss

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:54am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Head of English Schools Foundation urges targeted reallocation of its HK$283 million subsidy government is about to withdraw 'Spend ESF cash ... Foundation, ESF chief executive Belinda Greer says. "There is a real need to strengthen that across Hong Kong," Greer said in an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post. She ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    End of ESF as the affordable choice for Hong Kong's middle class

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 01:42pm by Kent Ewing

    ... inherited an English educational system, for example, the unique and exemplary aspect of which was the English Schools Foundation, now a group of 20 schools with a track record of excellence. ... contract that existed between the foundation and its host city, keeping costs reasonable. Soon you can expect to see ESF fees, like those of its international school counterparts, soar ...




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