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  1. Applicants on waiting list as all Lingnan places filled

    Posted Aug 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Marilyn Ma Lingnan University is offering 651 places through the Joint University Programmes Admissions System (Jupas) this year, with 83 per cent of the vacancies allotted to students ... students who have been nominated by their school principals have applied for programmes offered by Lingnan as one of their first or second choices. Among them, the university will select 10 ...

  2. University chief lashes triple policy blunder

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... spanning 40 years, Lingnan University president Edward Chen Kwan-yiu said yesterday. He also said the absence of party politics was to blame for short-sightedness in policymaking. The professor, who became chairman of the Heads of Universities Committee last month, said there were three major policy failures in the past 30 to 40 years: an overdependence on land, the underdevelopment ...

  3. 2006 HKMA Quality Award

    Posted Jul 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Edward K.Y. Chen Lingnan University; Masataka Jo Fuji Xerox (Hong Kong); James Thompson Crown Worldwide Holdings; Lawrence T. Wong Hong Kong Jockey Club Organising committee John C.C. Chan ... (Holding); David Mong Shun Hing Electronic Trading; Aaron Yim Ricoh Hong Kong; Board of examiners Matthew Yuen Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (chairman); Cliff Cheung Hang Seng Bank; ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Jun 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Financial companies having a hard time recruiting staff Hong Kong's financial industry is having difficulty hiring suitable professionals, especially in the areas of compliance, product development and marketing, according to a Lingnan University study commissioned by the Hong Kong Security Institute. Employers said the three qualities most sought after when hiring were ...

  5. Economic pillars sinking: academic

    Posted Jan 07th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Hong Kong has lost two of the four pillars of its economy, Lingnan University president Edward Chen Kwan-yiu warned yesterday. The economics professor said that of the pillars- ... by Lingnan University's Institute of Business Studies, the Chinese Executives Club of the Hong Kong Management Association and the Hong Kong Economic Journal Monthly. ...

  6. Class Notes

    Posted Mar 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fellowship awards Eight scientists from the University of Hong Kong, Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Polytechnic University have ... by Baptist University that allowed students to continue learning on-line while classes were suspended by Sars last year has been awarded the Computerworld Honours Laureate for 2004. Poetry ...

  7. Retirement age will rise as workforce shrinks

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... school-level or no education, according to census statistics. But Chan, who is also chair professor of social gerontology at Lingnan University, said the government could help create ... of implementation. Meanwhile, a University of Zurich study, co-authored by economist Dr Josef Zweimuller, found that early retirement reduced life expectancies, especially among male workers, who were more ...

  8. Regain public's trust, academics tell chief

    Posted Aug 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... closed-door meeting, Lingnan University political scientist Li Pang-kwong said he proposed that the government foster district-level organisations and think-tanks to explain policies to people. 'The governing team is too weak. It can't just rely on itself and the media to sell policies,' he said. Another political scientist, Ma Ngok of Chinese University, said the recent ...

  9. News - Hong Kong

    All Around Town

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau, Tony Cheung

    ... making it an autonomous city state. He made the claim in an RTHK debate with Dr Horace Chin Wan-kan, a Lingnan University China studies scholar, who supports more autonomy for Hong Kong. Lew, who ...

  10. Political party

    Posted Sep 25th 2008, 12:00am by Sara Yin

    ... will get universal suffrage.' Phoebe Lau, a 22-year-old political science student at Lingnan University, visited the US during the 2004 presidential election. She says the trip gave her a more ... at the University of Hong Kong. Although she cannot vote in the election, she is willing to pay to see 'history in the making'- about HK$20,000 for the 10-day political tour of Washington DC ...




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