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  1. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 17, 2013

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... 'war on terror' lacks legitimacy", April 25). It was ironic that Mr Cash cited Vietnam as an example of American "defence against aggressors". The bombings in Boston were ... that "North Vietnam invaded South Vietnam". Before this "invasion", the French, then the US, installed and actively maintained authoritarian regimes (Bao Dai, Ngo Dinh Diem) that were ...

  2. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 9, 2013

    Posted May 09th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Vietnam; surrounding Arab nations waged war on Israel; Palestinians indiscriminately fire rockets into Israel; Muslim fundamentalists slit the throats of pilots and stewardesses with box cutters ... aggressors All too often we read anti-American propaganda attempting to legitimise targeting innocent people, this time in the form of a letter by Eric Comino ("US 'war on terror' ...

  3. Kellett athletes shine in Vietnam

    Posted Jun 08th 2010, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... School went to Vietnam in March to participate in the games. They competed over three full days in athletics, swimming, basketball and soccer at ABC International School in Ho Chi Minh City. ...

  4. Young Post hard at work in Vietnam

    Posted Apr 29th 2009, 12:00am by Anthea Wong

    ... International School (HKIS) teacher, has been organising workshops at Hung Vuong University for several years, bringing HKIS teachers and students to Vietnam to work with the university students. ... Currently, their goal is to get out of Vietnam in search of a better opportunity and more exposure to English and to teaching strategies. Following in their teacher's footsteps, a group of 20 ...

  5. School activists wage war on national education

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com At first, the three teenagers seem like any other secondary school pupils who gossip about their friends when they get together. But when the topic switches to Hong Kong's controversial national education scheme, a sense of p ...

  6. Glimpse of modern Vietnam

    Posted Jun 27th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau A group of City University (CityU) students visited Vietnam last month to gain a better understanding of the former French colony's emerging economy. The 22 students, from ... they learned from the journey. Many students said they were surprised by the development of the capital city, Hanoi. 'Although still ruled by a communist government, Vietnam has adopted a market ...

  7. Freedom needs the education it deserves

    Posted Apr 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and debate on the topics what is beautiful, whether the Vietnam war was just, and if there is reality behind appearances. 'Free in himself, he tried to make us, his students, free as well... ...

  8. Wrong war waged against publishers

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Michael Suen Ming-yeung's tenure as secretary for education has been lacklustre. But he must have thought his declaration of war last year on textbook publishers would earn kudos from parents and critics. It looked that way for a while until the publishers thumbed their noses at him. Far from bringing down book prices, Suen's efforts have ...

  9. Vietnam's universities battle to keep pace

    Posted Apr 12th 2006, 12:00am by David Marsh

    ... David Marsh in Hanoi The march to modernisation is facing a major roadblock as Vietnam's post-secondary education system is failing to keep pace with its booming, industrialising ... associated with a modernising economy,' said Tiffany Nguyen, of VietnamWorks, a leading employment services company. While Vietnam's literacy rate of 95 per cent is exceptionally high ...

  10. Seeing into another world

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Secondary School- to Vietnam (see Young Post, August 9). The students had a great chance to experience a new culture and see first-hand where the money they raise goes. The four-day trip included ... with Sunday Young Post readers. This entry was written on her final night in Vietnam: Today was my most memorable day of this trip. That's partly because we go home tomorrow, but also because ...




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