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Germany's Merkel warns against Europe 'decoupling' from China

Outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that despite tension with China, it is important for German and European research and development to cooperate with Chinese institutions. In an...

Australia toughens rules on foreign interference at universities

SYDNEY, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Australia says it has toughened foreign interference rules for universities to stop self-censorship on campuses and the covert transfer of sensitive technology, before hundr...

Foreign students returning to US, but below pre-COVID levels

International students are returning to U.S. colleges in stronger numbers this year, but the rebound has yet to make up for last year’s historic declines as COVID-19 continues to disrupt academic exch...

Australia to ease international border restrictions from November

CANBERRA/SYDNEY, Oct 1 (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Friday announced an 18-month ban on Australians travelling abroad will be lifted from next month, easing one of the tough...

British Council launches Making Matters, China Design Challenge

An open call to Chinese university students in Mainland China and the UK to explore circular designBEIJING, CHINA - Media OutReach - 27 September 2021 - The British Council launched Making Matters, ...

AP PHOTOS: In Qom, where Iran outbreak began, virus rages on

QOM, Iran (AP) — In Iran's holy city of Qom, where Shiite scholars study and pilgrims travel to a shrine believed to be a gate to heaven, the Islamic Republic's coronavirus outbreak began and still ra...

Chinese students hit by US visa rejections amid tension

After a semester online, Wang Ziwei looked forward to meeting classmates who are returning to campus at Washington University in St. Louis. But the 23-year-old finance student said the U.S. revoked hi...

Taiwan attracts students disenchanted with Hong Kong’s post-security law higher education

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has allowed in dozens of Hong Kong students this year through newly added pre-university courses amid the erosion of academic freedoms in the Chinese city following...

Hollywood's China romance withers faster

HONG KONG, Aug 23 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Hollywood's China fantasy is waking up to ugly political realities. Films like Disney's (DIS.N) "Black Widow" have been conspicuously abse...

13,000 overseas students allowed to enter Taiwan after CECC approval

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) confirmed Saturday (Aug. 21) that Taiwan’s Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) has approved the reentry of overseas students into ...

US will limit some Chinese passenger air carriers to 40% capacity

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday said it will limit some flights from Chinese carriers to 40% passenger capacity for four weeks after the Chinese government impose...

Taiwan plans to vaccinate students from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government will soon draw up a plan to inoculate students from China against COVID-19, the Kuomintang (KMT) said Friday (July 23). The opposition party’s depa...

Letter to Editor: NYCU could have avoided the AI branding blunder

Although likely well-intentioned, like many marketing decisions of the National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU) merger, the latest gambit is yet another branding blunder. In an apparent atte...

Report: Chinese students in Australia threatened by Beijing

SYDNEY (AP) — China’s government and its supporters have monitored, harassed and intimidated pro-democracy Chinese students living in Australia, and Australian universities have failed to protect the ...

Marking centenary, China heralds Communist Party's influence

BEIJING (AP) — China is marking the centenary of its ruling Communist Party this week by heralding what it says is its growing influence abroad, along with success in battling corruption at home. ...