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  1. Business - Companies - EMPLOYMENT

    Graduates favour Western companies for best jobs

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam anita.lam@scmp.com In a list of the top 50 firms selected by nearly 150,000 university students, only three companies were based in Asia Graduates favour Western companies for best jobs Asia may be viewed as a driver of growth for the world economy, but when it comes to jobs, university graduates worldwide still prefer to start their careers at a US or European-owned ...

  2. HK a desert for science graduates, professor says

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... innovative technology is really worth a smidgeon to the city,' he said. In the nearly 10 years Zheng has been in Hong Kong, all his non-local graduate students have gone either to the mainland ... get scholarships. But there isn't much in it for Hong Kong,' Zheng said. Some of Singapore's graduate scholarships come with the caveat that the subsidised students must stay ...

  3. Dah Sing seeks career-building graduates

    Posted Jul 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dah Sing Life Assurance is looking to recruit more university graduates to fill their 2012 quota of employing about 200 new insurance consultants. 'By the end of June, we were ... are interested in university graduates, preferably with a degree in business, marketing, economics or finance, and people in sales or with experience in customer service, who are looking for better ...

  4. Big increase in job vacancies for graduates

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Helen Yu hoishan.yu@scmp.com University graduates have been warned not to set their hopes too high despite a big increase in vacancies registered with an employment service. Vacancies ... Cantonese and Putonghua. The English of some graduates was not up to standard, he said. The median salary offered for graduate jobs is HK$11,000 a month, while the average is HK$12,036. So said ...

  5. Bright hope, top job tips for graduates

    Posted May 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei With the new batch of university graduates hitting the job market, Hong Kong employers are still cautiously optimistic in their hiring intentions. However, the job market has ... 'The retail and consumer goods industries are booming, with job opportunities available for new graduates. They can also consider applying for jobs in banking and financial services, ...

  6. HK$70,000 a month, now that's worth graduating for

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jennifer Cheng jennifer.cheng@scmp.com Many people may be feeling the pinch. But one new University of Hong Kong graduate is having the time of their life, earning HK$70,000 a month at an investment bank. And other graduates are not doing too badly either. With work on infrastructure projects such as railway lines starting, the construction industry is hungry for entry-level engineers ...

  7. Tang to increase university graduates

    Posted Feb 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... found time to promote his education plans. He has proposed 15 years of free education, small-class lessons in secondary schools and raising the level of eligible secondary school graduates ... graduates. 'Higher education in Hong Kong has matured and we no longer focus only on elites,' she said. 'Tang's proposal answers the demand for more university spots. But I doubt ...

  8. Graduates power region's growth

    Posted Dec 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... In contrast to the business blues in Europe and the United States, the lively business environment in Asia, and in particular China, has created a need for MBA programmes that reflect the changing dynamics. Last year, the Hong Kong University Grants Commi ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - BIOGRAPHY

    Book review: Singapore's Lost Son, by Kaiwen Leong

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Francis Lim

    ... the imprecations of the naysayers and his own despair to realise his childhood goal of graduating with a PhD from a top university. At the suggestion of a substitute teacher, the one person who believed ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Quality of local schools in doubt, Amcham says

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by Dennis Chong

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com We need graduates in tune with 21st century business standards, forum's chairman says Amcham chief criticises quality of city's schools ... of education provided at many local schools especially in the quality of English language and science instruction. Our companies want to hire local graduates, but they need to be ready to handle 21st ...




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