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Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education

Missing IVE student sparks social media, citywide search

Tsoi Kin-hau, 19, was reported missing after he disappeared on Friday, from his home in Lam Tin’s Tak Tin Estate.

Tuesday, 16 April, 2013, 3:34pm

Four shooting stars

Many teenagers are creative in the way they decorate their mobile phones and electronic gadgets, but four Hong Kong students used their phones and their imaginations to win the Discover and Innovate You 'Dream Life 28' Video and Image Competition.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Whistle-blower's contract snub

The Institute of Vocational Education is not renewing the contract of a lecturer who accused it of pressuring teachers to raise students' exam pass rate by tampering with grades.

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Savvy for software

Kitty Tse Po-ting doesn't consider herself a typical computer geek, preferring to hike or eat out with friends rather than stay chained to her desk, playing computer games.

But there is one thing that will keep her glued to the screen: when she is programming, she turns into a computer-coding whiz as hardcore as the best of them.

22 May 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

Doctor in court charged with molesting women

17 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Sky's the limit for surveyors

A new era of major infrastructure projects, large-scale private development and a beefing up of building regulations looks set to keep the surveying industry buoyant amid a talent squeeze. To address this gap, professional bodies and the government are jointly promoting the diverse career opportunities in surveying.

17 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

letters

Octopus donation needs improvement

I am writing in response to the letter 'Fine-tune donating by Octopus'(SCMP, December 22). I agree that the Hong Kong Council of Social Service and Octopus Cards should improve the new donation method recently introduced for flag days.

30 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Adventurous spirit sought for merchandising

Factories may now be few and far between in Hong Kong, but manufacturing is very much alive, with the city acting as the main export gateway for mainland-made goods.

This is largely thanks to the merchandisers who take purchase orders and ensure that products are safely delivered to clients on time.

13 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Duo rise to challenge

Perseverence has really paid off for Tuen Mun teenage volleyball players Kenneth Wong Yi-shing and Sophie Chan Shuk-fan.

Both students have overcome self-doubt and poor form to firmly establish themselves in their respective Hong Kong girls' and boys' youth teams.

7 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Burberry opening bash gets party set flocking to industrial Kwun Tong

The city's event planners certainly got it right when they lured a full-house to a party in the industrial area of Kwun Tong on a weekday.

They made the bait interesting enough, and more than 700 guests came out to party at Osage Kwun Tong on Thursday to celebrate Burberry's new Canton Road store opening.

31 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

School to train chefs in cuisines

The government plans to open a college that teaches students how to cook international food.

The International Cuisine College will cost HK$500 million. It will open its doors in 2014, the Vocational Training Council says.

24 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

High-school fantasy fulfilled

Fresh out of school, Michael Chan Lut-ting had neither the experience nor the capital to launch his own business but he had a definite goal - to shoot videos. With three friends and all the savings they could summon, they rented a unit in a commercial building in Mongkok.

7 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Students' stunning fashion statement

None of the designs on the Hong Kong catwalk last week would have looked out of place on the runways of New York, Paris, Milan or London.

Yet all of the clothes featured at the annual Graduation Fashion Show were created by students at the Hong Kong Design Institute and Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education (Lee Wai Lee).

2 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Sha Tin school sweeps A-levels

Students at the Hang Seng School of Commerce celebrated once again yesterday as the school had the most students bagging at least five As for the sixth year in a row and the only students to snatch six As.

1 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Top second chance

Congratulations to those of you who managed to get your first choice of study at university. But even if you did not, there is no need for despair.

Here is a list of higher diploma courses with promising prospects. They should give you a good shot at getting into a university. Keep trying!

The Institute of Vocational Education (IVE)

1 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

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