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  1. Social hub part of $3.5b facelift for shabby Wan Chai neighbourhood

    Posted Oct 18th 2003, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... from the public. 'This reflects the responsibility of the authority to improve the dilapidated state of the buildings and also the residents' lives,' he said. 'Taken together with three other projects in Johnston Road, Tai Yuen Street and Queen's Road East, the new project has the potential of creating [a social] hub.' Upon completion, the site ...

  2. Letters

    Posted May 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of prejudice where it is thought that an LGBT individual cannot become a productive and senior member of staff. I was quite surprised by surveys (for a group promoting corporate social responsibility ... mindset' whose legal procedure trumps common sense as being responsible for the filibuster as opposed to the Chinese way where, 'legality has no overriding authority'. First, creating ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Church developers remain unbowed by government rules

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... departments. It's all part of the government's outsourcing of social welfare services to religious bodies. The Methodists have a nice little church at the junction of Kennedy Road ... pending judicial reviews against the board over height restrictions in Wan Chai. Meanwhile, under the Anglican Church, social services provider St James' Settlement is proceeding apace ...

  4. National education course should have nothing to do with indoctrination

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... decisions and to take responsibility for their own lives and communities. Chinese citizenship education is an important opportunity for us to explore students' social and political views about ...

  5. Single point of contact

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Cantonese as Shun Tak), chai tong served a useful social function: they enabled women to be accommodated without a family member having to provide a dowry, arrange a marriage, or care for them ...

  6. Harbour use, not roads, must be the priority

    Posted Feb 07th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the difference is that Wan Chai is fundamentally seen by the government as a road project. If a blank slate was available in Wan Chai, maybe the public response would be no reclamation and no road. Hence ... component in gay sexuality. That is science. Another fact: many more people 'become' gay than 'revert to' straight; why should they do so despite the far greater social pressure ...

  7. Lesson from abroad on giving our students the bigger picture

    Posted Aug 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... In the final part of a three-day series, Patsy Moy reports on a recent forum on employers' social responsibilities. Today: broadening academic horizons An increase in scholarships ... of the Business Leaders' Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility organised by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service. The South China Morning Post was a media partner. 'Not all families can ...

  8. Events

    Posted Jul 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wednesday, August 1: Hong Kong Securities Institute talk: 'Running a compliant regulated business: Management Responsibility'. Cliftons, Central. Tuesday, August 7: Chamber of Hong Kong Listed Companies talk: 'Briefing on SFC guidelines on disclosure of inside information'. Central Plaza, Wan Chai. Thursday, August 9: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: ...

  9. Pair pull out of medical, Kowloon West polls

    Posted Aug 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Two potential candidates made surprise decisions not to stand in September's Legislative Council election just before the nomination period closed yesterday. Private doctor Poon Tak-lun withdrew from the contest for the medical functional constituenc ...

  10. Letters

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

    ... to use basic safeguards under international trade rules to reduce the prices of essential medicines. Oxfam considers it the responsibility of any government to guarantee national health care ... Property developers in Hong Kong play an important role and they must, in part, shoulder responsibility for protecting our past. Preserving historic buildings is not only about maintaining steel ...




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