The recall came after 50 school uniforms from the same manufacturer were found to contain aromatic amine after an examination conducted by Shanghai’s quality supervision bureau.Tuesday, 19 February, 2013, 5:09pm
Students in many countries have to wear uniforms to school. However, in some other countries such as the United States, most students do not have to wear a uniform.15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm
We need to go beyond Earth Hour
Earth Hour, a global WWF event that raises awareness of the need to take action on climate change, was held successfully last Saturday.
A record 3,200 buildings and organisations - and 320 schools - took part this year, turning their lights off for one hour.31 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
You may believe that one of the most enviable changes to come with moving on from school to university will be the liberation from a dress code, and the freedom to choose what you want to wear every day.
I would argue otherwise.29 Mar 2011 - 12:00am
Green buses would greatly benefit HK
KMB is trying out a bus which runs on electricity and, it is claimed, emits zero emissions.
The company has leased the bus from a Shanghai company for six months to see how it will do on Hong Kong's roads. It plans to introduce the model to its line of buses within a year.6 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Quality matters under NSS
OLE is part of the New Senior Secondary (NSS) curriculum.
OLE, which stands for Other Learning Experiences, helps students to develop positive values and attitude for their personal development.19 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Don't underestimate value of friendship
People often tell you you're their friend. You hear that a lot from your peers, but quite often they don't really mean it.1 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
I've always blamed the dotcom years for making casual dress acceptable not only in the workplace but also at fancy restaurants, opera gala nights and other black-tie affairs. Khakis and a golf shirt became the uniform of every Tom, Dick and Harry whether they were in on the internet boom or not.18 Jan 2010 - 12:00am
Sullen teenagers are not pleasant. They exude rebellion, lock themselves in their rooms and give little acknowledgement of your presence. Efforts to break the ice are passed off with a stare. Think war zones. That was my home environment a few weeks back. I had done nothing to deserve such treatment.3 Nov 2009 - 12:00am
Stop wasting food after meals
In our daily lives, we are always wasting things, such as food. When we are finished eating, we often have some food left and just throw it away.16 Jun 2009 - 12:00am
A huge gang brawl involving 50 students from different schools at a Ho Man Tin estate is the subject of an official investigation after the fight was featured in a YouTube clip.
The 21/2-minute clip had attracted 43,000 hits by last night. It was understood to have been recorded and uploaded by a resident of Oi Man Estate, who was watching from his flat on Monday.18 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
This week Discussing the pros and cons of an issue
'This house believes school uniforms should not be compulsory'10 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association has suggested parents share the family's financial situation with their children after a survey found that a third of upper primary students do not know the cost of daily necessities and have no idea how much their school uniforms cost.8 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
After years in a school uniform, dressing to look cool on campus can be a challenge. Here are Jenny's top tips
Name: Jenny Keung Po-chun
Age: 2229 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
School uniform makes life easier
I'm writing in response to the letter 'Uniform complaint' (Young Post, February 28).
The writer thinks wearing a uniform is not beneficial, but I think there are many advantages.
Firstly, I don't agree that school uniforms are expensive.
A uniform costs about HK$250.29 Mar 2007 - 12:00am