• Friday
  • November 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 6:59am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 57 for tibet

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - China - TIBET

    Students in Tibet to receive schooling on 'national territory awareness'

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 05:28pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Hong Kong has put national education on the backburner, but in Tibet, it is being reformed and revamped. Local authorities in Tibet have kicked off a campaign aimed at boosting ... News Agency showed young students saluting the Chinese national flag during a flag-raising ceremony in the school's courtyard. “This is Tibet, this is Hong Kong and this is Taiwan,” ...

  2. 7 years out of Tibet

    Posted May 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... Inland boarding schools improve students lives but problems remain, Liz Gooch reports Having witnessed the pro-Tibet protests that have marked the Olympic torch's journey around the globe, former Hong Kong chief executive Tung Chee-hwa decided the west needed to be reminded of how life in Tibet had improved. Last week he noted gains made in the past five decades, including ...

  3. What's being said on facebook.com/southchinamorningpost

    Posted Jul 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... absolutely silent as Tibet is no more than a non-Chinese territory annexed by the Manchus in the 1600s. It has never been a holy and inalienable part of ancient China, as incorrectly claimed ...

  4. Tibet activist holds auction to fund children at remote village school

    Posted May 31st 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... lived on the mainland for more than 20 years. During that time he has witnessed China's transformation, and he is devoted to improving the education and medical facilities in Tibet. Brahm ... film- part documentary and part fiction- that he directed and acted in. The film, called Shambhala Sutra, showcased little-known areas of western Tibet, including Ngari and Guge. An auction ...

  5. Basic but bilingual

    Posted Jan 10th 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... Paul Mooney Thirty-five children and two monks huddle in a make-shift wooden structure that provides only the barest protection from the cold mountain winds. The simple Tondashun School in Punzera, Yunnan province, consists of a kitchen, two sleeping area ...

  6. Bilingual preschool policy spurs fears of marginalising of Tibetan

    Posted Dec 04th 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The central government plans to offer two years of free, bilingual preschool education in rural areas of Tibet by 2015. Activists says it is a move to make sure all Tibetans, ... Tserang Woeser said the move indicated the central government was stepping up efforts to marginalise the Tibetan language in Tibet. 'Bilingual education has been widely implemented in all ...

  7. Tibetan student language protests spread

    Posted Oct 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... prefecture, the London-based Free Tibet said in a statement. A teacher at the Golog Tibetan Middle School in Dawu, the administrative centre of the Golog prefecture, told the South China Morning Post ... the National Senior Middle School in Rebkong county took to the streets to protest against the new policy on Tuesday. Free Tibet said students from another school, Tsolho Tibetan Teacher Training ...

  8. Vilified student defends protest role on US campus

    Posted Apr 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee With public anger showing no sign of abating, Grace Wang Qiangyuan has sought to defend her role during recent campus protests against Beijing's crackdown on Tibet ... to have changed since April 9, when demonstrations by pro-Tibet and pro-China students broke out on campus. While Duke University provides her with police protection, death threats continue ...

  9. Putonghua teaching hits ethnic minorities

    Posted Nov 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... the impact of globalisation in regions with large ethnic minority populations. In Qinghai- one of four provinces with a large Tibetan population outside the Tibet Autonomous Region- an educational ... said many Tibetans worried the move could be a trial run for the rest of the Tibetan-populated regions, including Tibet. Teng Xing, a professor specialising in bilingual teaching in ethnic ...

  10. Tongue-tied by push for one nation

    Posted Nov 10th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... In Qinghai- one of four provinces with a large Tibetan population outside the Tibet Autonomous Region- an educational blueprint for the next 10 years announced in September aims to make Putonghua ... of the Tibetan-populated regions including Tibet. Teng Xing, a professor at Minzu University of China specialising in bilingual teaching in ethnic minority areas, said the wording in Qinghai's educational ...




SCMP.com Account