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  1. Up-and-coming area

    Posted Mar 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Waterside activities and sports, landscaped areas and its location close to Stratford- the venue for the London 2012 Olympic Games- all point to its potential to attract tenants. The GBP9 billion ... universities are also easily reached, including London Metropolitan University, University College London and the London School of Economics. The council expects Woodberry Down to become a sustainable, ...

  2. Six Hong Kong students bound for London games

    Posted May 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Six City University students will be part of a team of more than 5,000 people helping to keep the vast technology network for the London Olympic Games running ... They will leave for London next month for training and when the games open on July 27 will work on tasks such as distributing competition results to the media. 'It's a chance ...

  3. British students join Olympic spirit

    Posted Aug 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was all about the Beijing Olympics, but it looked towards the 2012 London Olympics and he said he hoped it would help the Olympics become a catalyst for students to interact and find out more ... By Young Post intern Alison Hung More than 160 students from nine UK schools arrived in Hong Kong on August 15, after attending the Beijing Olympics opening ceremony and enjoying a tour ...

  4. Learn English in the run-up to the Olympics

    Posted Mar 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The 2008 Olympic Games are fast approaching. Sport and language are being combined in a project involving 5,000 students from Hong Kong, the mainland and Britain in the run-up to next year's Games. Chinese students get the chance to practise their English while British students can learn Putonghua from their Chinese counterparts. Attention will then shift to London in 2012. ...

  5. Olympic project tests students' sporting and language skills

    Posted Feb 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... skills but as any Olympic athlete can testify, the two are intrinsically linked in today's globally connected world. Sport and languages are being combined in a new project involving 5,000 students from Hong Kong, the mainland and Britain in the run up to next year's Beijing Olympics. More than 70 secondary schools are taking part in the Towards Olympics project, which ...

  6. Colourful show of support

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... historical 2008 Beijing Olympics torch relay. The Sha Tin school is one of the few schools close enough to the relay route to be able to take part in the festivities. 'When the torch passes our school on the dragon boat, it will be greeted by our students who are eager to support the Beijing Olympics,' said Wong Yin-ha, acting principal of the school. When it was announced ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Protest mars Eddie Ng's London visit

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... Tanna Chong in London Protest mars minister's London visit It was a frosty greeting for Hong Kong's education secretary on his first visit to London, with protesting students ... by six students who criticised him over the issues of cross-border pupils and the now-abandoned national education course. Ng was in London for the Education World Forum, a global summit ...

  8. Famous British school looks to create leaders at HK offshoot

    Posted Jan 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... of its parent school, which sits on a hilltop high above the sprawling suburbs of northwest London. But while Harrow's complex of historic buildings and playing fields is spread across 162 ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - FAMILY

    Valuable lessons for hearing-impaired students

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... at London’s Royal Academy of Music. She also performed last year’s Olympics opening ceremony and has collabourated with other top musicians including Sting, Björk, Béla Fleck and former Genesis ...

  10. All students stuck in London now home

    Posted Dec 24th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... All Hong Kong students held up by snowstorms in England have returned home for Christmas, Cathay Pacific said, and no more extra flights would be laid on. Three special flights for students and other travellers stuck in snowbound London were arranged, and the last students arrived in Hong Kong yesterday. Normal services between London and Hong Kong resume today. ...




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