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  1. Stanford takes 24pc of luxury mainland units

    Posted Jun 28th 2006, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito A fund managed by Stanford University recently took a 24.55 per cent stake in a 1.5 billion yuan luxury villa development in Shanghai in its first direct property investment ... University's financial and property assets, according to the company's website. Stanford Management oversees about US$12 billion of endowment and trust assets, expendable funds, and commercial ...

  2. Doubts cast on credibility of American arts school

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Olga Wong, Vivienne Chow

    ... a family business disguised as a tax-exempt institution. The newspaper, in another article dated November 1, 1993, said the college was censured that year by the American Association of University ... institutions. Many in the local arts scene told the South China Morning Post that they had never heard of the college, which beat the Chinese Artists Association's bid for the historic North ...

  3. News - China Insider - Gaokao

    Teenage hero who fended off bus attacker given second chance to take college entrance exam

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:30pm by Nectar Gan

    ... or national college entrance examination. Badly injured, both Liu and Yi were hospitalised and missed the exam. Lying on a hospital bed with his head wrapped in gauze while his fellow classmates ... the "knife snatching boy", even appeared on the June 8 front page of People’s Daily, the mouthpiece of the Chinese Communist Party. “[Although Liu] cannot attend the national college entrance ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - NATIONAL EDUCATION

    Anti-national education class strike gets support of university authorities

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO, Kristie Wong, JOHNNIE TAM

    ... Jolie Ho, Kristie Wong and Johnny Tam Colleges to help students and staff take part in today's anti-national education class strike Threat of more university action Several ... the strike". "I admire their assertiveness in societal affairs. They show independent thinking," he said. Staff associations at City University and the Institute of Education have issued ...

  5. News - China - PROTEST

    Chinese police ‘fire at Tibetan protesters demanding release of villager'

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 02:38pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Residents were demanding release of villager 'arrested for refusing order to fly national flag' Police fire on Tibetans, report says Security forces fired into a crowd of Tibetan residents who were demanding the release of a fellow villager detained for protesting against orders to display the national flag, a US-backed broadcaster reported ...

  6. Students stage dormitories protest

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man joyce.hyman@scmp.com Eighty Baptist University students braved heavy rains yesterday to stage a protest in the courtyard of a vacant building as part of a campaign to persuade the government to convert it into dormitories. The Baptist University student union, which organised the event with support from the university, said converting the former Lee Wai Lee Technical Institute ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    'Two systems' means no compromise of judicial independence

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 03:57am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of life will continue, including the independence of our judiciary. The fact that the Bar Association has raised the issue is testament to the importance of the latter. Beijing perceives excessive ... SCMP Editorial No compromise on judges' powers If there is one thing that defines the concept of "one country, two systems" and sets Hong Kong apart it is the independence ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by GLOBAL TIMES, MIAMI HERALD, EL UNIVERSAL

    ... The life and death of Hugo Chavez How they see it 1. El Universal Lieutenant Colonel Hugo Chavez Frias introduced himself to Venezuela and the world in the most dramatic and tragic manner: ...   2. Global Times The national strength of Venezuela is limited, but the personal influence wielded by Chavez far exceeded support of his country. … [His] reputation has proven ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Visually impaired university students facing problems of acceptance and support, says survey

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 03:55am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Colleges blind to students' needs Visually impaired students face additional obstacles in some universities because of an unwillingness to accept ... or associate degree programmes. Almost half of the 38 students interviewed for the study said universities did not provide them with "barrier-free" materials that could be read by a Braille ...

  10. Designing the city's future

    Posted Feb 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... companies and firms need visual people,' says John Paul Rowan, vice-president for SCAD Hong Kong, the first US-based art and design university to establish a degree-granting location locally. ... interactive design and game development, motion media design, photography and visual effects. It's the only university in Hong Kong which is focused exclusively on art and design. 'SCAD ...




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