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  1. Stand-in students for hire- at a pricepearl river delta

    Posted Oct 25th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chen Danwen 'Any junior schoolmates who would like to attend my class on Thursday morning, please contact me. Pay is negotiable.' This item posted on Weibo (a micro-blog) by Wu, a fourth-year undergraduate, stirred heated discussion among studen ...

  2. Reaching out

    Posted Aug 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Graduating group celebrates by sponsoring a child's education Master of Business Administration studies can broaden more than one's business knowledge. For one group of students, it took them to a new level of strategic thinking which led them t ...

  3. Home schooling

    Posted Nov 09th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill, Shanghai The parents of Wang Minqing, 15, pay GBP21,000 (HK$303,000) a year to send him to a private school in North Yorkshire, England, where 15 per cent of the students are foreign, and 10 per cent Chinese. But they are not allowed to ...

  4. letters

    Posted Jun 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Giving the gift of kindness To me, being kind is not thinking about the 'thank you' you may get or the good impressions you may give. Also, a kind person should help because they want to. I find it quite hypocritical when businessmen donate mone ...

  5. Father holds 39 pupils hostage in Jiangsu

    Posted Oct 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin Police disarm the knife-wielding man, said to be mentally ill A father held his daughter and 38 primary-school classmates hostage in Jiangsu for two hours before police overpowered him. It was the fifth violent incident targeting children at ...

  6. Baptist U to open centre for research in Jiangsu

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Baptist University is set to expand to the Yangtze River Delta. It will establish a research institute in Changshu, Jiangsu province, and offer joint doctoral programmes ... The university's president, Professor Albert Chan Sun-chi, said expanding beyond the Pearl River Delta could allow it to tap the vast state funding available for research. 'State funding cannot ...

  7. Shanghai's success story needs to be spread wide

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... One of the greatest concerns about any fast developing nation is that the benefits of a thriving economy are only being reaped by a minority of people in limited areas. While there is no doubt that millions- indeed, hundreds of millions- have been lifted ...

  8. Gold medallist showed determination as polio-ravaged child

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu Gold medal winner Du Jianping was unlucky to be struck with a disease that paralysed him from an early age, but he found fortune in a persistent mother who raised him to become a talented swimmer. Born into a poor village family in Jinhua, Zheji ...

  9. Painful lessons

    Posted Oct 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Previous cases of school violence on the mainland: April 30, 2004: A man with mental problems hacked 15 primary school children in Dangchang, Gansu province August 4, 2004: Two children and a teacher were killed in a kindergarten attack in Beijing, while ...

  10. Well-versed teachers wanted

    Posted Mar 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Top UK school needs staff for Beijing, Shanghai and Suzhou campuses, writes Dan Cody DULWICH COLLEGE'S motto is 'building bridges to the world', and that is precisely what the prestigious London-based school is doing with its expansion in C ...




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