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  1. News - China - EDUCATION

    More Chinese high school students heading for US

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Beijing More and more parents, and their children, believe an American school education is worth the cost The Chinese class of USA High After getting a glimpse of the endless cramming for China's gruelling college and university entrance exams at his high school, Zhang Kaisheng, 16, decided to take a different path. Like a growing number of Chinese ...

  2. News - China

    China’s antitrust crackdown threatens a more hostile climate for Western businesses

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:48pm by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg China's antitrust crackdown on firms including technology and car companies may presage a more hostile climate for Western businesses Foreign companies feel the squeeze ... to an April report by the Insurance Association of China and China Auto Maintenance & Repair Association. "There's a concerted effort on the part of multiple regulators in China ...

  3. Los Angeles

    Posted Jan 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kavita Daswani As of the 2010-11 school year, the number of Chinese students enrolled at US universities was at an all-time high. According to the annual Open Doors report from the Institute of International Education and the US State Department, there are now about 158,000 young people from China on college campuses across the nation, up 23 per cent from the previous year. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    From college activism to the democracy front line

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:37am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com From college activism to the democracy front line The young leader of the group which organises the annual July 1 democracy rally says his is a job that no one else would want. Civil Human Rights Front convenor Johnson Yeung Ching-yin's latest battle is to get the police and government departments to agree to a starting venue for an October ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - IMMIGRATION

    Workers arrested at coffee school

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:38am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... requests for an interview. Professional Coffee Association president Billy Lee Kwai said coffee-making schools sometimes had to rely on overseas talent to teach advanced courses, although local ... at coffee school Hongkongers can't get enough of their speciality coffees- but trouble is brewing when it comes to training baristas, with immigration officers moving in on one ...

  6. Comment - MY TAKE

    Beijing's problem in Hong Kong is not foreign interference but Western ideas

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 05:22am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Beware Western ideas and narratives Schopenhauer famously said that ideas, unlike taxis, take you where they want you to go. I am reminded of this observation by Beijing's incessant complaints about foreign interference in Hong Kong. It's not Western agents Beijing needs to worry about, but Western ideas, ideals and narratives. And these, once they have ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Boy’s graffiti in Egypt leaves Chinese cringing

    Posted May 30th 2013, 03:14am by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... pontificated on the lessons learned from the Luxor incident. People’s Daily, the Communist Party’s flagship newspaper, opined that “this instance shows our families and schools have failed to deliver ... Internet users over the weekend hacked into the website of his former elementary school and defaced the home page with a message: It read, “Ding Jinhao was here.” ——— (Tommy Yang of the Times’ ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Education Bureau effectively killing off St Margaret's Girls' College

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:59am by Alex Lo

    ... even guiltier. The school in question is St Margaret's Girls' College, in Mid-Levels, now being forced to relocate to Sha Tin. In a recent letter to this newspaper, principal ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Heartless bureaucrats killing a school The Education Bureau would rather kill a successful school than take extra steps to save it. In doing so, they have insisted ...

  9. Background on the Hong Kong Management Association

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:47pm by Sam Prince

    ... Sam Prince For a student looking for a management course in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) is the best place to begin their search. The HKMA is the most recognized and oldest management school in Hong Kong, and continues to advance management excellence within Hong Kong and mainland China to this day. The goal of the HKMA is simple: it wants to provide ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    College does make you richer, US Federal Reserve bank study shows

    Posted May 06th 2014, 09:57pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in San Francisco College does indeed make you richer Over a lifetime, the average US college graduate will earn at least US$800,000 more than the average high school graduate, ... future earnings involves a four-year college degree," wrote Mary Daly, the San Francisco Federal Reserve Bank's associate director of research, and Leila Bengali, a research associate ...




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