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  1. Stamp out discrimination in HK

    Posted Jan 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Despite being dubbed a cosmopolitan metropolis, our city is not especially welcoming and friendly to minority groups, including Filipinos, Indians, Pakistanis etc. We should take action to make a difference. For a start, the public should have a better kn ...

  2. Morality campaign aims to create 'dutiful children'

    Posted Nov 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com The state-sanctioned China National Association for Ethical Studies has launched a five-year campaign to cultivate one million 'dutiful children' ... Sun Chunchen said a sense of filial duty had much to do with the academic development of students. He cited a 2008 survey, conducted by the association, of 100 families and 100 students ...

  3. Middle class most dissatisfied, poll finds

    Posted Jul 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... inability to deal with its problems. Policies have been geared towards solving working-class concerns.' So cited the ineffectiveness of a special stamp duty in halting rising property prices. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Secret to writing well lies in learning to think and feel

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by PERRY LAM

    ... to say on any subject he chooses to dwell on. All good writing, be it convincingly argued, vividly imagined or deeply felt, has the stamp and authenticity of individual personality. What ... encourage them to think, and urge them to feel. In the words of the great American poet and critic T.S. Eliot, the first duty of the teacher is to help students "feel their thoughts" ...

  5. Stamp out bullying

    Posted Apr 07th 2009, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Written by John Millen Definition of bullying Bullying is a terrible thing and it can rear its ugly head in many shapes and forms. Read this letter from a teenager to the Help Me! page of a teen magazine. Dear Help Me! I am 14 years old and I can't f ...

  6. Tax the billionaires

    Posted Aug 09th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... that you do not serve at their sufferance by: raising the stamp duty on share transactions back to 0.3 per cent; and requiring offshore companies to report their presence and earnings. ... on residents bringing in duty-free cigarettes, will bring more revenue. Cancel the rail extension to Lok Ma Chau - it is a white elephant. The congestion is not on the trains as the same number of them ...

  7. First school policemen on duty in Chongqing

    Posted May 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mandy Zuo In response to the recent series of crimes in schools and kindergartens, Chongqing has established the mainland's first group of school policemen with an investment of 1.2 billion yuan (HK$1.4 billion), the China Youth Daily reported. At th ...

  8. Stamps on show at library

    Posted Mar 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An exhibition of the winning entries in the Seventh Inter-School Stamp Exhibits Competition, jointly organised by Hongkong Post and the Education and Manpower Bureau, will be held at the Central Library on April 12-16. By taking part in the competition, students developed their understanding of stamp themes while at the same time increasing their knowledge of stamp collecting. ...

  9. HKJC goes beyond the call of duty

    Posted Jun 10th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Luk

    ... supervisors into becoming effective team leaders has successfully enabled scores of them to go beyond their 'call' duties. As a result of the training, more punters are using the telebet service and customers' satisfaction has also increased. 'The Magic of We- Going Beyond the Call of Duty for Part-time Supervisors' training programme aimed to educate part-time ...

  10. Activist drops out as duty calls

    Posted Apr 19th 2008, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau A Myanmese refugee who had been accepted to study at the Asian University for Women has dropped out because she is too busy campaigning against sexual violence in her country. Cheery Zahau, 26, a co-ordinator with the Chin Women's Organisati ...




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