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16 Sep 2013 : TOKYO : The Office of the Vocational Education Commission (Ovec) is seeking cooperation with Japan's Institute of National Colleges of Technology, known as Kosen, to boost vocational and engineering education in the country.
THE CHINGCHOK HUNTER
13 Jul 2010 : Oil is always in the news for some reason or another, whether for fluctuating barrel prices, oil-rig fires, or tanker crashes and leaks. Recently, it is because of the gigantic semi-submersible Mobile Offshore Drilling Unit (Modu), called Deepwater Horizon, that exploded on April 20, resulting in millions of litres of crude oil gushing into the pristine waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The oil rig is leased by BP Plc, fka British Petroleum, a British-based global energy company.
THE WRITE STUFF!
13 Jul 2010 : A compound sentence is two simple sentences joined together with a comma and a coordinating conjunction. Never forget to add the comma. The coordinating conjunctions (CC) are: for, and, nor, but, or, yet, and so. These CCs can be remembered with the mnemonic "fanboys". The acronym comes from for, and, nor, but, or, yet, so.
11 Jul 2010 : Conventional wisdom has it that a blink of an eye lasts 400 milliseconds. For me, it is more like three months. Thatâ€™s how I feel as I pack my two meagre suitcases to leave the bustling, crazy world of Los Angeles for the bustling, crazy world of Bangkok. There are people to farewell, tequila bars to visit, dinners to attend, and tequila bars to visit â€” did I repeat myself just then? Thereâ€™s been the quick trip up to Hollywood Boulevard to buy tacky souvenirs.
06 Jul 2010 : The government is urged to announce English as its second official language to spur students to achieve English proficiency and help the nation place itself on the road map to the Asean Community in 2015.
04 Jul 2010 : I know. It's been a long week. After my exquisite cliff hanger last Sunday, I am back again to finish the tale of my trip to Las Vegas and the strange set of circumstances that erupted in the middle of the night there.
02 Jul 2010 : Bayer Science and Education Foundation is accepting applications for its scholarship programmes. In the academic sector, ambitious students can apply for a Bayer, Carl Duisberg or Kurt Hansen scholarship if they are aiming to undertake a study project abroad.
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