Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’
The Hong Kong government is injecting a load of money to promote STEM education, but students seem to be less interested in studying science. Varsity explores the reasons behind.
More SEN students are pursuing tertiary level education, but the government has no defined policy on integrated education in these institutions. What support do these students need?
Hong Kong offers support for disabled people, but do little to help their children. Varsity explores the ups and downs of living with disabled parents.
Huge amounts of food items are thrown away because their labels say they have “expired”, but in fact they are still edible and pose no health risks. Varsity looks into Hong Kong’s confusing label policies.
Picture books seek survival in Hong Kong By Crystal Wu The winter sun shines down warmly on the families gathered for a reading activity at the spacious lawn of the Peak’s Mount Austin Playground. It is a lazy Sunday afternoon, and parents and children bask in the sunlight, reading picture books they chose from a pile […]
How high school dropout Cesar Harada ended up building robots to clean up oil spills, travelling around the world and starting Makerbay in Hong Kong.
It seems fun to be a twin, but then there’s the endless comparision, and poor families find it hard to support an additional child. Varsity speaks with twins of different ages to hear their stories.
Hidden among the car repair shops in To Kwa Wan is this little warehouse where you can learn about carpentry.
Want to take your pet out for a trip but don’t have a car? 99Bus may be your solution.
On the first working day after the handover on July 1st 1997, the mainland-born children of Hong Kong permanent residents lined up to claim residency rights under Article 24 of the Basic Law, kicking off a years-long struggle known as the right of abode saga. The impact of the legal battles and discourse over mainland new arrivals affect us even today.