EDUCATION

 

Hong Kong 2nd Generation in UK Encouraged to Return



EDUCATION, EAST MEETS WEST September 26, 2016


The second generation of Hong Kong people living in the UK has been encouraged to return to Hong Kong, to take advantage of new opportunities.   That message was delivered by China's Chief Secretary for Administration,...

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UK Uni is 'Best in the World' but Asia continues ascent



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK September 22, 2016


(Image: Oxford University, Pixabay) The UK has come out on top in a poll of the best universities in the world - with Oxford claiming the prized first place.  The Times Higher Education world university rankings s...

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Foreign Students Targeted by Fraudsters in UK



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK September 12, 2016


(Image: Pixabay) Fraudsters are paying cash-strapped foreign students in London for their back account details to launder money. An investigation by police discovered gangs giving international students hundreds of pounds to co...

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Airbnb Announces Anti-Racism Policy



EDUCATION, UK September 09, 2016


More positive news in the fight against racism as Airbnb introduces an anti-discrimination policy.  The new policy aims to tackle reports that black people are less likely to receive rooms. A hashtag on twitter, #Airbnb...

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Universities 'No Names' Scheme Avoids Racial Bias



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK September 08, 2016


(Photo: Pixabay) Universities in the UK are taking part in tests to eradicate racial prejudice - by admitting students without their names being known.  The 'name blind' system will be piloted at Exeter, Huddersfield, ...

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