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Taiwan wants to attract more high school students from Hong Kong, Macau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) has almost finalized a proposal to allow students from Hong Kong and Macau easier access to senior high schools in Taiwan, reports said Wed...

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...

The Samsung Solve for Tomorrow 2021 Competition Adds Four New Social Issue Categories, in a Call for Students to Innovate for A Better World

With the competition’s theme of ‘Innovate for a Better World’, Hong Kong primary and secondary students are encouraged to develop solutions for sustainability, happy learning, ageing population, and p...

Taiwan blasts Beijing's 'one country, two systems' as facade to annex nation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deputy Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council Chiu Chui-cheng (邱垂正) on Saturday (July 3) stated in a TV interview that Beijing’s "one country, two systems&quo...

Overseas Chinese student applications to study abroad in Taiwan increase by 30%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More overseas Chinese students are interested in applying to study in Taiwanese universities this year, according to the latest statistics compiled by the University Entra...

UK coronavirus variant likely found in Hong Kong as city secures vaccine supplies

A new variant of the novel coronavirus that is spreading rapidly in Britain appears to have infected two students who returned to Hong Kong from the UK, Hong Kong’s Department of Health said on ...

Hong Kong reportedly mulls cancelling university exchange programs with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Hong Kong government is reportedly considering ending exchange programs between its local universities and those in Taiwan to prevent Hong Kong students from becoming ...

Taiwan's universities see spike in applications from Hong Kong students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of Hong Kong students seeking to study in Taiwanese universities this year has reached 5,300, up by 44 percent compared to the same period last year. Accordi...

Foreign students show less zeal for US since Trump took over

CHICAGO (AP) — On a recruiting trip to India’s tech hub of Bangalore, Alan Cramb, the president of a reputable Chicago university, answered questions not just about dorms or tuition but also American ...

US undersecretary of state meets with China and Hong Kong activists in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — United States Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment Keith Krach met with Chinese and Hong Kong democracy activists during his unprecedent...

China’s Hong Kong national security law affects US colleges

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s new national security law in Hong Kong is affecting how U.S. colleges teach their classes. According to the Wall Street Journal, classes at some of Americ...

Babel Film Workshop's Filmmaking Initiative Brings Together Hong Kong and US Students Amid Pandemic

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 27 July 2020 - Over the past five months, students from Hong Kong and New Haven have been participating in a stay-at-home filmmaking program that guides them to cre...

EU ministers chide Turkey over Haghia Sophia

The European Union and Turkey were on a collision course over Ankara's decision to alter the status of Haghia Sophia, from a museum to a mosque, the EU's foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell sa...

EU chides Turkey over Haghia Sophia

The European Union and Turkey were on a collision course over Ankara's decision to alter the status of Haghia Sophia, from a museum to a mosque, the EU's foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell sa...

Experts call for risk assessment before international students return to Taiwan

Careful risk assessment or testing should be implemented before Taiwan reopens its borders to international students amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, public health experts said on Monday. Ta...