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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Looking out for all our futures: Nelson Chow

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... died, calling them "leeches on society"; the girl kept from going to school to look after younger siblings. Chow's family was more fortunate; all six siblings went to school ... things." Chow got a place at the elite St Paul's Co-educational College, where he achieved the grades that got him into HKU. But his earlier experiences grew into interest in social issues ...

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    'I'm not a spy', says Jimmy Lai's right-hand man Mark Simon

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... But I left the navy in 1991 and [have] never been in pay, association, or employed in any intelligence work for any government since then. Also, on the stolen emails alone, if I am a spy, I am really ... Family: Married with two children Education: East Carolina University; National Defence Intelligence College; Georgetown University Career: 1987-91, US Navy analyst; 1991-93, Sea-Land Service, ...

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    Readying watchdog for major surgery: Joseph Lau

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:56am by Emily Tsang

    ... its preliminary investigation committee for six years. The committee, now led by former Medical Association president Dr Gabriel Choi Kin, is responsible for investigating professional ... hospitals 1989-present: senior lecturer, reader and then professor, department of surgery, Chinese University 2002-04: president, International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association 2012-present: ...

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    Pulling out of the news business: Tony Tsoi

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... of "white terror"- a term associated with violent suppression of political dissent. "The most disturbing is that my family is also feeling the pressure. They are worried about me the whole ... from the University of Western Ontario in 1986. He worked in investment research, banking and corporate management. His first dalliance with the media came in 2002 when he was picked ...

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    Jasper Tsang: Legco middleman finds little sympathy

    Posted Jul 14th 2014, 05:57am by Joyce Ng

    ... student life. He was educated at St Paul's College, known for its anti-communist tradition, and raised in a patriotic family, with his father working as secretary at the Hong Kong Chinese ... as "dangerous" after his brother Tsang Tak-sing, now Secretary for Home Affairs, was prosecuted for distributing "inflammatory leaflets" at school. A year after the riots, Tsang graduated ...

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    Former Hang Seng educator plans school for the underprivileged

    Posted Oct 18th 2013, 06:29pm by Linda Yeung

    ... among school leavers. The new college may also provide associate degree places, but Chui echoes a educators' common view that it is time for a consolidation of the sub-degree sector. ... and Professor Mok Ka-ho, associate vice-president of the Institute of Education. Dr Patrick Lau, associate dean of the School of Business at the Chinese University, and Philemon Choi Yuen-wan, former ...

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    Popular boss Chou Cheng-ngok reads between the lines on bookselling business

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by Amy Nip

    ... distractions and insufficient guidance at home and school, he said. Chou has tried to beat the trend by investing more in the shops to boost their appeal. He spent S$1.5 million to renovate an outlet ... as "oblivious" to promoting a reading culture. The Malaysian government subsidised books for secondary school pupils, whereas in Singapore, schools had reading lessons and libraries were found ...

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    Faculties should be 'diplomatic', says HKU's new law dean Michael Hor Yew Meng

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Stuart Lau

    ... as a "huge event" in his home city of Singapore- he can be assured that far more is likely to happen in the five years he has committed to the city's oldest law school. Hor, formerly ... since 2002- raised some eyebrows. The Civic Party chairwoman and former Bar Association chairwoman Audrey Eu Yuet-mee was among those expressing reservations about Hor's lack of familiarity ...

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    Jay Walder: the man who set in train the high-speed rail link fiasco

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by DANNY LEE

    ... Kong, at the MTR Corp, Walder appears to have failed to win the hearts of his staff. MTR Staff General Association chairman Wong Yuen-wood says there exists a barrier between the MTR staff ... he says. Additional reporting by Samuel Chan   Jay Walder Age 55 Family Married with three children Education Harpur College at Binghamton University, New York Master's in Public Policy ...

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    Democrat ready to build on public's victory in Macau

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Council in 2008. It was the year when the three pan-democrats [of the League of Social Democrats] entered Legco. I found it very exciting. "Schools have always told us to respect authority, ... until you take a step out of the city," he says. It was not until 2011 that Sou entered Macau's political arena by working as a summer intern at the New Macau Association ...




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