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  1. Middle class also needs help, says charity

    Posted Apr 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... hardship- middle-class people. Caritas says its new programme for those living well above the poverty line will take a different approach compared to its work with the underprivileged, with a focus ... example, we have to listen to them and see if they wish to go on to further studies or change their job.' But getting them to talk is not always easy. Middle-class people do not have much time ...

  2. Should students work part-time after class?

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the benefits of working part-time will definitely outweigh any disadvantages. Janet Lau Hiu-ming, 17, Tsung Tsin Christian Academy Working part-time after class is not a good idea. Here's why. ... advantage of the time we have left to concentrate fully on our schoolwork? Some may argue that part-time work helps students learn new skills that can't be learned in class. Thus, working ...

  3. Class ban on student 'appropriate'

    Posted Sep 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... himself in May last year at the school. Wong was banned from classes a few weeks before his death, and Lau said it was an appropriate treatment in reaction to Wong's 'insulting' ... for Wong's condition. Wong jumped to his death two weeks after he was kept out of class. Yip later told the inquest: 'It was too harsh for [the school] to punish him and make this youngster end ...

  4. Lawmakers hitout at HK's 'rich grandfather'

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... budget last month turned into a summing up of his achievements while in office. Lawmakers said Tsang was well known for appeasing business and the middle class while failing to meet ... is no long-term vision of how to solve some of the city's core structural problems.' Leung also criticised the fact that most relief measures benefited the middle class and business, yet again ...

  5. When need descends to greed

    Posted Oct 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... further threatens his middle-class lifestyle. All three characters are desperate for cash and must grapple with the moral dilemma of what to do with that bag of money. What would you do? Life ...

  6. Students given master class in film and future of movie-making

    Posted Aug 23rd 2010, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin A group of film buffs from the University of Hong Kong not only got the chance to watch an advanced screening of Stool Pigeon last Thursday, they got to meet the film's director and star, Dante Lam Chiu-yin and Nick Cheung Ka-fai respectively ...

  7. Ho Ho Life ticks all the right boxes

    Posted Feb 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com In-form Dennis Yip Chor-hong will use a tried-and-tested formula for Ho Ho Life, who can bounce back into Class Three off a two-week break and a step up ... the same progression from 1,650m to tomorrow night's 1,800m. With the same jockey in the saddle, the incomparable Douglas Whyte, Ho Ho Life gets a dream draw (three) and a weak Class Three ...

  8. Mixed feelings as parents fret over secondary classes next year

    Posted May 26th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Parents have mixed feelings about the decision by Pegasus Social Service Christian Organisation to surrender its operating rights to a Yau Tong school that runs classes from ... a school place to continue her study.' Mrs Wong said school management had implied it would run senior classes in its secondary school section. 'They have been saying that for years. Yet, ...

  9. Class Notes

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CityU education fund to promote exchange with mainland scholars City University launched the Tin Ka Ping Education Fund on Tuesday to promote academic exchange between Hong Kong and the mainland. Named after industrialist and philanthropist Dr Tin Ka-ping ...

  10. First-class acting lost on story

    Posted Oct 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... scenes, Brothers eventually degenerates into a stereotypical gangster movie that defies logic. The acting, at least, is first class, especially the supporting cast members such as Andy Lau ...




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