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  1. Hong Kong risks losing the global education race

    Posted May 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tertiary education will help to develop Hong Kong's own workforce, to better support its international status. The move will also provide a great opportunity to add to our current degree ... already set up overseas in Abu Dhabi or Dubai. Despite Hong Kong's enviable reputation as the key international gateway of China, and our impressive resume, which includes Harrow School ...

  2. Hong Kong to play a central role in ARC

    Posted Nov 10th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Hong Kong in his 'chief delegate' role and chief executive officer Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges will deliver a keynote address entitled New Strategies for New Global Challenges tomorrow morning. Engelbrecht-Bresges is chairman of the Asian Racing Federation and a co-deputy chairman of the world body, the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities. ...

  3. International big guns set for return to Hong Kong fields

    Posted Aug 27th 2003, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Top-class international competition returns to Hong Kong for the first time in nearly two decades. The local association announced yesterday that the inaugural Asia Super Cup will be held on November 16-17 at King's Park. South Korea, silver medallists at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, close rivals Japan, England and Hong Kong will take part in the four-team tournament. Officials had ...

  4. Hong Kong quartet aim to stay ahead of Asian rivals

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... they race in front of 80,000 fans. The atmosphere has been exceptional in athletics and hopefully it can help them achieve a good result.' The team clocked a Hong Kong record of 38.47 ... Chan Kin-wa in London kinwa.chan@scmp.com They arrived as the fastest team from Asia and want to return home the same way. Hong Kong's 4x100 metres relay quartet- Tsui Chi-ho, Lai ...

  5. Hong Kong an ideal venue for a full-scale race

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Melanie Ho

    ... Melanie Ho With its small size and a reputation that favours shopping over nature, Hong Kong initially appears as an unlikely destination for a full-scale adventure race. There are about 20 events a year in Hong Kong that are deemed adventure-type events. A longer race isn't out of the question, but it would require specific planning and patience to deal with government ...

  6. Hong Kong's baton charge

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in a race with a minimum of three international teams. Hong Kong were in 14th position in the qualification rankings before the Canadians jumped above them, and could have lost their top 16 position ... was almost the last chance for the Hong Kong team to clinch their berth to the London Olympic Games this summer. 'I received a call on race-day morning and one of my assistants told me ...

  7. Wow! Hong Kong to beat US in betting turnover

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of pre-handover racing. Of course, the wow aspect has more to do with the facts that Hong Kong will surpass the American total in 767 local races, while the US required more than 46,000 races in 2011 ... season in the United States to December 31, total betting turnover amounted to around HK$84 billion. The last Hong Kong season showed a total of HK$80.4 billion in turnover and, on current ...

  8. Love thy neighbour, Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Kent Ewing

    ... On its better days, it is also a love story. This, I hope, is one of those days. Happy Valentine's Day, Hong Kong. Kent Ewing is a teacher at Hong Kong International School. ... in Hong Kong, how do we explain the ignoble foot-dragging on proposed anti-discrimination legislation that would protect ethnic minorities? We all recognise the historical prejudice against ethnic ...

  9. NPC chief urges Hong Kong not to rest on its economic laurels

    Posted Apr 21st 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Hong Kong's status as an international financial centre could be maintained if it can bring its advantages into full play and not become complacent with its current ... on economic development. 'Hong Kong's status as an international financial centre has been developed for a long time, it's not something that can be established overnight,' he told ...

  10. We need better local education system rather than more international schools

    Posted Jun 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Bureau considers that there is a need for more international schools in Hong Kong to meet a demand, it is important to have a clear definition of what it is to be an 'international ... take? (Certainly it cannot be this, because local schools worldwide, including some in Hong Kong, administer the increasingly popular International Baccalaureate). Is it the make-up ...




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