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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Engineering a better future for minorities: Phyllis Cheung

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 06:46am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... incomplete." And Cheung's personal experiences have given her a taste of life as an immigrant. She moved to Canada with her family while in secondary school, settling in Toronto and later studying ... back. "I stayed until secondary school, so I had this attachment to Hong Kong," she said. "I think I'm ready to settle back here and do this work."   Phyllis Cheung ...

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    Democrat looking out from the inside: Law Chi-kwong

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... to be on good terms with Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor. And his relationship with Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying goes back to their secondary school days at King's College. Some say ... of California, Los Angeles. And Law reportedly still keeps in touch with his old secondary school classmate, Leung Chun-ying. He reminisced about Leung getting ahead of him in a recent interview: ...

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    Mountain-climbing teacher is motivated by a higher calling

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:03am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... with a master's in education 2000-2003: Teaches maths and integrated science at CUHKFAA Chan Chun Ha Secondary School in Ma On Shan 2004-2006: Obtains master's in environmental management from ... in the world. At that time, she had no experience of mountaineering at all. "I was setting life targets with them," says Tsang, who teaches life education at CUHKFAA Chan Chun Ha Secondary ...

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    Popular boss Chou Cheng-ngok reads between the lines on bookselling business

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by Amy Nip

    ... as "oblivious" to promoting a reading culture. The Malaysian government subsidised books for secondary school pupils, whereas in Singapore, schools had reading lessons and libraries were found ... distractions and insufficient guidance at home and school, he said. Chou has tried to beat the trend by investing more in the shops to boost their appeal. He spent S$1.5 million to renovate an outlet ...

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    Former Hang Seng educator plans school for the underprivileged

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 06:29pm by Linda Yeung

    ... transferred to Hang Seng from a secondary school in 1996, Chui had two goals: to turn it into a private college and to transform average students into top scorers. Instilling self-confidence among ... basking in the satisfaction of his career achievements. Instead the 64-year-old has remained active, ready for another uphill battle. The former head of Hang Seng School of Commerce, a former ...

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    Dealer who can make or break a family's fortune: William Chak

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... was born there, but the family moved to Hong Kong when he was just 10 years old. His father's failing health meant that Chak, like many teenagers at the time, had to drop out of secondary school at 16 to support his family. His first job in 1972 saw him learn to speak English in order to sell Chinese embroidered tablecloths to Western tourists in Tsim Sha Tsui. The next year, he ...

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    Scholarism's Joshua Wong embodies anti-national education body's energy

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... against the classes. Joshua, a Form Five pupil at United Christian College (Kowloon East), set up Scholarism- an activist group for secondary school pupils- with his schoolmate Ivan Lam Long-yin, ...

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    Democrat ready to build on public's victory in Macau

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... teaching civic education at a secondary school, Sou has not received any pressure from his peers as "most of them also went to the rally". And he remains optimistic about the road ... Council in 2008. It was the year when the three pan-democrats [of the League of Social Democrats] entered Legco. I found it very exciting. "Schools have always told us to respect authority, ...

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    'We can't afford another generation too lazy to think', says arts adviser

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 05:08am by Vivienne Chow

    ... her interest in visual images in her secondary school's photography darkroom, and began making shorts using Super 8 film and video. In 2001, her work Recycling Cinema was shown ...

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    How ex-Observatory chief Lam Chiu-ying has become an unlikely scourge of the establishment

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:53am by Tony Cheung

    ... with gusts of up to 200km/h, stranding thousands of passengers at the airport, despite only being rated a No3 typhoon. Lam graduated from King's College, the same secondary school as the chief ... "social injustice" and reduce the chances of students from low-income families entering good public schools. Last year, Lam also questioned the need for a third runway at Chek Lap Kok ...




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