Archive for the ‘Business and Career’ Category

A Cabbie’s Life

A Cabbie’s Life

It’s not easy being a taxi driver – rising fuel prices and increased traffic congestion have directly hit earnings, while speculation on taxi licences have made them unaffordable for most drivers. But some drivers still value the freedom and variety the job offers. Varsity talks to Hong Kong’s cabbies about how the view their career.

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A Hard Ride to Success

A Hard Ride to Success

Horseracing is not just about gambling. It is a demanding and dangerous sport that requires discipline and determination but the rewards can be substantial. As Varsity learns, every year, hundreds of youngsters compete for the 10 to 20 chances to become an apprentice jockey.

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