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  1. Mind your language

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Business leaders say Hong Kong must do more to nurture a skilled workforce with better language skills. What can be done to equip students for a highly competitive work environment? Write to us. ...

  2. Heritage versus concrete

    Posted Jul 01st 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... as campaigns pushed for a better quality of life, respect for history and balance between nature and humankind. A new breed of activist emerged, seizing on causes from wetland protection ... the city's natural environment would be easy. Now, conservationists are fighting an uphill battle to stop CLP Power from building a liquefied natural gas terminal on South Soko Island, and a 38km ...

  3. Force of nurture

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for vigilance at the airport, on the border and on the beaches to check who is coming in. It calls for constant exercises and changing contingency plans in case of attacks. 'Naturally, I expect ...

  4. Capturing the charm of HK's nature

    Posted Dec 18th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Competition, organised by CLP to promote environmental conservation and nurture a love of trees among young Hongkongers, all you have to do is take a photograph of a tree (or trees) then write ... colour pictures with a 30- to 100-word essay. The prizes include trophies and book coupons. To help you take a better picture, heed these tips from renowned nature photographer Water Poon. Poon ...

  5. Kennedy conquers rivals and nature

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Melanie Ho

    ... descending and coming around the beach. Kennedy was alone for most of the run and by the time the Australia-based American hit the beach, it was man battling nature and not man versus man. 'That ...

  6. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Jul 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The magazine Ten Years On, published on June 29 and reprinted on July 1 contained the following errors: The story 'Heritage versus concrete' on Page 34-35 wrongly states ... as pro-democracy lawmakers nurtured by the Democratic Party who later broke away and founded the Civic Party. The association of Ms Eu and Mr Leong with the Democrats' bid to nurture pro-democracy ...

  7. Nurturing worldwide business leaders

    Posted Dec 15th 2007, 12:00am by Grace Wu

    ... Grace Wu Most management education focuses on ideas and concepts that help businesspeople stay one step ahead of challenges and the competition. The Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia (UBC) believes that a global perspective i ...

  8. Seeds of peace must now be nurtured

    Posted Oct 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and the US - has to take place. Much symbolism was attached to this week's summit. If the seeds of peace that have been sown can be nurtured to blossoming, the talks will go down in history ...

  9. Teacher stole funds 'to nurture talent'

    Posted Apr 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The case of a Beijing university teacher who tried to justify paying for her daughter's overseas education with embezzled funds by saying it was to nurture talent for the country has ... 900,000 yuan, of which 300,000 yuan was used to cover her daughter's overseas education fees. 'I think what I did was to nurture talent for the country,' Xu was quoted ...

  10. Exhibition celebrates beauty of African wildlife

    Posted Nov 06th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... landscapes that remain in the unspoiled reserves of Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya and Tanzania, the pair have captured the natural beauty of the continent. The photos include landscapes, birds and animals nurturing their young, resting, playing, hunting and being hunted. Safari Snap Shots has published photos in multi-page spreads in several magazines, ...




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