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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

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