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  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, April 28, 2013

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Debate needed on meaning of freedom in HK Your comment columns and editorials frequently hail the concepts of freedom and free trade. Less frequently, fortunately, the very high rankings ... bemoan the loss of shops and restaurants which are being replaced by boutiques and luxury shops. The question in my mind as I read the article was a simple one: if free trade is championed, how ...

  2. IT skills are a must to get ahead

    Posted Nov 14th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... on the mainland, and taxation and business in free trade zones.' Ji said getting students to attend lessons in the mainland allowed them to know more about the inner workings of the mainland logistics ... have set up a laboratory in the Tsinghua campus in Shenzhen. Students have to go on a four-day trip to Shanghai Maritime University for projects and lectures. 'The lectures conducted ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    International education

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by HANNAH XU

    ... The other one promotes the Vientiane Industrial and Trade Park (known locally as Vita Park), the free-trade zone to which the campus is scheduled to move next year. Wen’s campus – which currently ... 30, Chinese Commerce Minister Chen Deming reiterated Beijing’s “firm support” for that accession. Several special economic zones with tax exemptions are in the works or are already ...

  4. High stakes in Hong Kong's dream to be Asia's education hub

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Gerard Postiglione

    ... development strategy increasingly dependent on its ability to become like the European Union, with a free-trade zone, common currency and convertible educational credentials. As such, common cultural ...

  5. New take on the generation gap

    Posted May 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... territory. As part of a free-trade agreement between China and New Zealand, a maximum of 1,000 Chinese people aged between 18 and 30 are able to apply for a New Zealand working holiday visa each ... why I had come here, and it's a confidence thing because I had to push myself out of my comfort zone.' Zhao has set his mind on eventually working for a non-profit organisation. ...

  6. What's the big idea?

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are now being extended to the high school level. Last year Next Step Connections, a company specialising in customised professional internships, launched a programme in Shanghai aimed ... in Shanghai,' says Len Hayashi, a co-founder of Next Step Connections. Hayashi, a US citizen, says he was never taught to be an entrepreneur. Business is in his genes: 'My father's ...

  7. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    For many, having an extra child just brings on labour

    Posted Nov 18th 2013, 05:25am by George Chen

    ... an extra child just brings on labour The long-awaited changes to the mainland's controversial one-child policy did not surprise or please every parent in Shanghai when they were revealed last ... That reality is often at its most stark in big cities like Shanghai or Beijing, where many couples can barely make ends meet. So if you do not have enough money to buy happiness for just the two ...

  8. In Brief

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Arrangement since the free-trade pact was implemented on January 1, 2004. Xinhua said 386 Hong Kong-based companies had benefited from tariff waivers. Education voucher scheme opens Applications ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ACADEMIC EXCHANGE

    The truth about the EU

    Posted Mar 25th 2013, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Riots against austerity measures, soaring unemployment and a bleak economic outlook: the recent news from Europe has been somewhat gloomy. But Europe still has its strengths, say experts in European studies. Academics from four universities - Baptist Univ ...

  10. Shanghai's 'bubbling' over

    Posted Jan 15th 2005, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... to rent by Shanghai Jinqiao Export Processing Zone Development Company, which is spearheading development of the area. And Dulwich College has forged a long-term exclusive franchise agreement ... and garden implements lie scattered outside the large villas loosely strung along broad, tree-lined avenues. The construction and traffic noise of Shanghai is reduced to a distant hum as we head ...




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