Kowloon Tsai

Week ahead


Annie: The Musical

Sunday, 24 June, 2012, 12:00am

Book-smart boys shine

Boys are generally good at science, and bad at words - says who? Five boys from La Salle College proved that stereotype wrong, winning the Battle of Books inter-school contest last Thursday.

The group of Form Three students defeated other mixed squads, including three-time champion St Mark's School.

28 May 2012 - 12:00am

Outlook & Living - Central Kowloon

Satisfying demand

A key source of new supply will come from three plots of land sold at auction in 2010 - Kerry Properties' 1 Ede Road, and Chinachem's 3 Ede Road and 5 Inverness Road.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

Brush with stranger fuels child abduction panic

An incident in which a man approached three boys from an elite Kowloon Tong primary school has added to panic about alleged child abductions in the city.

The man, thought to be in his forties and who was unknown to them, said he would treat the young La Salle Primary School pupils to tea.

13 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Fired-up La Salle end long title wait

Many basketball supporters were queuing up outside Southorn Stadium, in Wan Chai, for more than an hour last Friday evening. They were waiting for the Inter-School (Division One, Kowloon) boys' basketball final between frequent rivals La Salle College and Ying Wa College.

13 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Unsung heroes

Name Derick Ho Ho-man School PLK 1984 College Grade Form Six Sport Basketball


Derick, 17, is the captain and shooting guard of his school basketball team.

In this year's Inter-school Basketball Competition (Division One, Kowloon), PLK came second in Group A1 standings and gained a place in the semi-finals.

17 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Cafe wakes up student body

Pacific Coffee Company has just become a co-operative education partner of Tung Wah College, having opened a co-op cafe on the school premises in October. 'It is our responsibility to provide opportunities for teenagers,' says Pacific Coffee chief executive Raymond Tong.

11 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Fight for school places begins

It's a week that stresses out tens of thousands of Hong Kong parents every year, testing their patience and their plans for years in advance: the launch, which began yesterday, of the city's discretionary round of admissions to primary schools.

27 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Ping-pong pro trio

For most Hong Kong teens, sport is just a hobby. But not to some young elite athletes.

Take table tennis players Daryl Hung, Li Hon-ming and Mak King-ho. The trio have turned professional with the goal of doing well at international tournaments.

31 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Sportsman-singer gets his priorities right

What Karton Ma Ho-chun needs is someone to invent a cloning machine so he can be two people - or maybe find a 'time-turner', like the one Harry Potter's friend Hermione Granger uses when her schedule gets too heavy.

8 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Teams rise to challenge

Twelve teams of students with ideas for protecting the environment have made the final shortlist for the Project Green Challenge Hong Kong.

The scheme is part of the Disney Friends for Change initiative run jointly by Hong Kong Disneyland Resort and The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association.

15 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

We love China because...

Almost everyone said they loved the food, shopping for bargains or the sense of history, but others had more unusual answers

Haruka Nuga, 19, University of Hong Kong

It has been a reaper of good businesses in the past and is drawing Westerners to do business in Asia. That's why Asia's so big now. Everyone predicts the big money is all here.

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Primary One places bring mixed emotions

Tears of joy and sadness were shed at central allocation centres yesterday as parents learned which primary schools their children could enrol in this autumn.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Corrections and clarifications

On Page 4 of Young Post, May 3, it was incorrectly reported that Benjamin Allen of La Salle College was runner-up in the 'world in debating' category. In fact, Benjamin came second in the world for debating.

9 May 2011 - 12:00am

school news

HKSKH Bishop Hall Secondary School

On November 15, 36 Form Three students and four of their teachers arrived from Singapore to visit our school, Bishop Hall Secondary.

My first impression was that they were eager to meet us. This was a good start because it meant we didn't need to be afraid to talk to them.

20 Dec 2010 - 12:00am