A survey by a local shopping mall has found that Hong Kong children want to learn how to cook - but most parents consider the kitchen off-limits.Monday, 27 February, 2012, 12:00am
The passing of the revised political reform proposal seems to have put a temporary stop to our long-running debate over constitutional reform. Now the fine tuning has begun.21 Jul 2010 - 12:00am
Reformist members of the Democratic Party may snub a conciliatory meeting with the mainstream party leadership next month, with some saying they wonder what can be achieved by 'just having dinner'.28 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
The Democratic Party should take the initiative in persuading the government to appoint more party members to its advisory bodies, said newly elected vice-chairman, Tik Chi-yuen.26 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
A newly elected Democratic Party leader last night met veteran members of the party's New Territories East branch in the first attempt by the mainstream faction to end the rift with those who lost in the poll.20 Dec 2006 - 12:00am
Annual secondary school profiles published for the first time last week featuring academic strengths would not be scrapped but could be expanded to include primary schools despite educators' criticisms, the publisher said yesterday.10 Apr 2000 - 12:00am
Proposals to strengthen school management might give rise to conflict on campus, a parents group said.
Tik Chi-yuen, chairman of the Committee on Home-School Co-operation, said that school authorities might worry that parents would meddle in the day-to-day operation of schools.
'And parents will not be happy if their voice is not heard,' he said.8 Feb 2000 - 12:00am
A good father should be responsible and understand his children's needs, according to the chairman of the Committee on Home-School Co-operation.
'We can't draw the line between the roles of a mother and a father. The father is no longer just a breadwinner; both parents share the responsibility in bringing up the children,' said Tik Chi-yuen.17 Jun 1999 - 12:00am
Tik Chi-yuen, a Democrat who represents Protestants on the Election Committee, will vote for pro-Beijing candidates.
The ironic outcome follows a promise he made to abide by the voting wishes expressed in a mock poll conducted among churchgoers yesterday.18 May 1998 - 12:00am
Parents will soon be taking a more active part in their children's education.
Home-School Co-operation (HSC) chairman Tik Chi-yuen said parents would be invited to sit in on lessons and comment on curriculum, workload and teaching.
Speaking to Young Post, Mr Tik said input from parents was extremely important in order to design the best curriculum for students.14 Apr 1998 - 12:00am