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  1. Focus on the city

    Posted Sep 21st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Jessie Hui A group is organising activities to raise young people's interest in preserving local culture Students are invited to organise a street tour of their neighbourhood to help preserve local culture. The idea was put forward by the Communit ...

  2. City Briefs

    Posted Aug 09th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... counselling and career advice centres open Two government centres providing comprehensive career advice and counselling services to Form Five students and their parents will operate from today until Saturday. The centres will offer information about how t ...

  3. Stall a start for teen eager to experience 'an essential part of HK and its culture'

    Posted Nov 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng When it comes work experience, most teenagers would choose to learn about business in a swanky corporate office in Central rather than a stall in a wet market. But not Carole Shing Wing-yan. The Form Six student from St Rose of Lima's Colle ...

  4. Dad says sorry for school protest

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man joyce.hyman@scmp.com A father who staged a protest against his son being denied a place at an elite school that closed lanes on one of the city's busiest roads apologised to those affected by his stunt as he was sentenced yesterday to 150 hours of community service. Taxi driver Paul Li Chun-yin, 53, pleaded guilty in Eastern Court to one count of carrying out an act ...

  5. Study reveals geographically and socially segregated schooling

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

    ... while for those in remote areas of the New Territories, the chances were as low as 4.45 per cent. Only three districts- Central and Western, Wan Chai and Kowloon City- had enough English-medium ... pupils had a 52.8 per cent chance of getting an English-medium place and in Kowloon City they had a 41.7 per cent chance. But for children in neighbouring districts, the chances were dramatically ...

  6. Academy wants all the city to be a stage and everyone players

    Posted Apr 07th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... to the city centre,' he said. 'In Wan Chai, where you find an older population, people might prefer something like Cantonese opera.' An amphitheatre of 600 seats, being constructed ... to the community, Hong Kong would become a 'cultural commonwealth' where people could breathe the arts. 'Hong Kong still has some way to go to be a truly great city like Boston, London ...

  7. Visions for greener city impress judges

    Posted Mar 06th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... Lifestyle school programme for three years. In previous years, the programme involved a drama and model design competition. This year, students were asked to draw up proposals for making a city ... the senior category with their plans for a promenade around Wan Chai's Bauhinia Square and an educational exhibition centre in Victoria Park. The team also clinched the Most Creative Award. ...

  8. Hongkongers most happy in Wan Chai

    Posted Aug 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan adrian.wan@scmp.com Crowded, busy and always awake, Wan Chai is by far the city's happiest district, according to a survey compiled by Lingnan University. On a scale of zero to 10 (with 10 the most happy), Wan Chai scores 8.55, well ahead of second-placed Tai Po on 7.69 and exceeding the city's overall average of 7.11- for reasons not entirely clear ...

  9. What's On

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... CANTONESE PERFORMANCE Estate, the annual performance by students and graduates of the Drama Society of the Hong Kong Institute of Education, will be staged today and tomorrow at 7.30pm in Sheung Wan Civic Centre's theatre. Written and directed by Lay ...

  10. As the city splutters, a storm brews over 'outdated' index and alerts

    Posted Mar 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau, Liz Heron

    ... across the city yesterday. As the general air pollution index hit severe levels at all roadside stations and at general stations in all but one district, schools moved physical education classes ... said parents were worried about the effect the poor air would have on their children. 'We opened all the windows today to have better ventilation,' he said. Tang Shiu Kin Victoria ...




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