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16 Ugandan students forced to work in central Taiwan factories

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education has barred Chungchou University of Science and Technology (CCUT) from recruiting foreign students after one of its 16 Ugandan students reported t...

Taiwan to reopen borders to foreign Mandarin students in March

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that Taiwan will open its borders to Mandarin students without scholarships in March, with about 5,000 students expected to a...

Kaplan Singapore appoints Dr Susie Khoo as President

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 27 December 2021 - Kaplan, one of the world's largest and most diverse education providers, has appointed Dr Susie Khoo as President of Kaplan Singapore effective M...

Foreign college athletes left out of rush for NIL windfall

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn forward Dorka Juhasz, like many of her teammates, was excited when she heard college athletes would be allowed to make money through celebrity endorsements and other means. ...

MDIS hosts e-Open Day 2022 in January for students looking for an international higher learning experience

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 21 December 2021 - Singapore's oldest not-for-profit professional institute for lifelong learning, the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS), is giving ...

Coronavirus digest: US records 800,000 pandemic deaths

The United States has now surpassed 800,000 coronavirus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic, according to data from Johns Hopkins University. Around a quarter of those deaths have been rec...

Winners of British Council UK Alumni Awards Announced in China

BEIJING, CHINA - Media OutReach - 13 December 2021 - The British Council announced on 11 December 2021 the recipients of the Study UK Alumni Awards 2021-22 in CHINA at a ceremony in Beijing. In total,...

Moderna CEO warns COVID-19 shots less effective against Omicron, spooks markets

Drugmaker Moderna's CEO (MRNA.O) set off fresh alarm bells in financial markets on Tuesday after he warned that COVID-19 vaccines were unlikely to be as effective against the Omicron variant as th...

Ohio State president announces debt-free degree initiative

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University will offer undergraduate students the chance to graduate debt-free after four years under an initiative announced Friday by the school's president that incl...

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 planning to study Mandarin in Taiwan feeling left behind

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has promised to open up soon for thousands of international students who wish to study Chinese in the country but have not been permitted to do so due to border res...

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...

Taiwan’s NCKU gifts 62 foreign PhD students with generous scholarships

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A total of 62 international students were granted scholarships by National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) on Friday (Nov. 12) for a program that offers the largest cash awar...

Transition To Primary School Made Easy With Singapore's First Live Multi-Subject Online Platform, EDOOVO

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 8 November 2021 - EDOOVO sets itself up as the first sole proprietary online learning platform in Singapore that offers live interactive enrichment classes of all thre...

Foreign students urged to enter Taiwan by Dec. 15

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — International students enrolled in Taiwan’s universities and colleges are asked to enter the country by Dec. 15 to avoid the expected influx of visitors ahead of the...