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13 01, 2022

Are Institutional Investors Taking Stock of Climate Change?

By | 2022-01-13T16:00:35+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Are Institutional Investors Taking Stock of Climate Change?

[Sponsored Article] Climate change, including global warming and an increased risk of extreme weather events, from heatwaves to storms and floods, is widely considered one of the greatest existential threats facing humankind. Over the last decade and ...

13 01, 2022

Peering Through the Kaleidoscope of ESG Rating Confusion

By | 2022-01-13T16:00:34+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Peering Through the Kaleidoscope of ESG Rating Confusion

[Sponsored Article] Sustainable investing, once viewed as an outlier maybe only a decade ago, has never been more popular. To put things into perspective, sustainable funds in the US attracted record investment of nearly US$2 trillion in the first qua...

13 01, 2022

Leaning on Innovation to Combat Plastic Pollution in Oceans

By | 2022-01-13T16:00:33+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Leaning on Innovation to Combat Plastic Pollution in Oceans

[Sponsored Article] Plastic waste is a huge environmental problem faced by our planet, and it’s a problem that many countries around the world are tackling head-on. Social enterprises and NGOs have also been springing up, each with different ways and ...

13 01, 2022

Can Experiencing a Disaster Alter Spending Habits?

By | 2022-01-13T16:00:32+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Can Experiencing a Disaster Alter Spending Habits?

[Sponsored Article] China has seen some of the most destructive earthquakes in history. For example, the devastating 2008 Earthquake in Sichuan province killed over 69,000 people, left up to 11 million people homeless and caused up to US$20 billion in...

13 01, 2022

An iBanker Turns Entrepreneur to Build Better Medical Care

By | 2022-01-13T16:00:28+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on An iBanker Turns Entrepreneur to Build Better Medical Care

[Sponsored Article] Daniel spent his formative years in Shenzhen during the city’s meteoric rise to become a powerhouse of innovation, technology and enterprise. As the southern Chinese city shot to global prominence, Daniel was also intrigued to broa...

13 01, 2022

Does Carrie Lam’s ambitious plan to overhaul the Hong Kong government go far enough?

By | 2022-01-13T02:00:20+00:00 January 13th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Does Carrie Lam’s ambitious plan to overhaul the Hong Kong government go far enough?

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has used the first meeting of the new Legislative Council term to unveil details of the biggest overhaul of the government since 2007, but critics have questioned whether the restructuring goes far enough.The...

9 01, 2022

HKUST motivates students to go above and beyond to fulfil limitless ambitions

By | 2022-01-09T16:00:22+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on HKUST motivates students to go above and beyond to fulfil limitless ambitions

[Sponsored Article] University is a time to seize opportunities and discover new talents and, in that respect, undergraduates at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) are definitely showing the way.  Whatever their background or ...

9 01, 2022

Engineering a greater future

By | 2022-01-09T16:00:20+00:00 January 9th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Engineering a greater future

[Sponsored Article] The Faculty of Engineering is one of the founding faculties of The University of Hong Kong when it was established in 1912. Being one of the largest comprehensive engineering faculties in Hong Kong, it encompasses most if not all d...

8 01, 2022

Emigration special: Hongkongers keen to move to Canada offered MBAs for cash, without classes or homework

By | 2022-01-08T12:00:27+00:00 January 8th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Emigration special: Hongkongers keen to move to Canada offered MBAs for cash, without classes or homework

Hongkongers eager to emigrate to Canada are being offered British postgraduate diplomas and degrees in as little as six months, without having to attend a single class or turn in any work of their own.Besides charging a hefty sum of between HK$120,000 ...

8 01, 2022

Which job commands 50 per cent salary premium in 2022? The key is to brush up on environmental, social and governance strategies

By | 2022-01-08T03:00:33+00:00 January 8th, 2022|Education|Comments Off on Which job commands 50 per cent salary premium in 2022? The key is to brush up on environmental, social and governance strategies

When Keiko Pun graduated in 2017 from City University of Hong Kong, she aspired to use her degree in environmental science and management to create what she called “positive impact.”She landed a job a year later at China Road and Bridge Corporation, on...