Bid Underway in New Zealand to Revive Maori Language

  GISBORN, NEW ZEALAND - New Zealand has launched an official campaign to revive the indigenous Maori language. The ambitious project is part of an...

The Dream of Studying Abroad

  Most academics will tell you that university studies have changed. “In the current academic environment study abroad has changed significantly”, says Professor Dr William...

Outcry in mainland China as Taiwan’s Taipei Palace Museum lends priceless calligraphy masterpiece by...

  The National Palace Museum in Taipei’s decision to lend a 1,200-year-old masterpiece of calligraphy to a Japanese museum has prompted an outcry on the...

In China, the Lunar New Year will be the year of Peppa Pig

  Peppa Pig, once namechecked by the Chinese government for being too “gangster,” will now be ushering in the Lunar New Year in 2019 on...

China Thwarts U.S. Effort to Promote American Culture on Campuses

  The American ambassador to China, Terry Branstad, wanted to make what in most nations would have been a routine trip. One of his favorite schools,...

Academic stalked in Hong Kong hits out at China

  An Australian academic who was followed for a week by a state-owned newspaper in Hong Kong has suggested Beijing could be behind the intimidation...

Jin Yong: The ‘Tolkien of Chinese literature’ dies at 94

  Novelist Louis Cha, who wrote under the name Jin Yong, died on Tuesday at a hospital in Hong Kong at the age of 94. He...

Freedom of speech concerns over drive to attract Chinese students

  Chinese students offer a substantial financial reward for Irish universities. But some academics are concerned about what a greater dependence on revenue from China...

Drop in Chinese students sparks worries in US universities

  BEIJING - The drop in the number of Chinese going to the United States to study, especially at the undergraduate level, is causing concern...

How Hong Kong residents bypass daunting China university entrance exam to secure places at...

  With nearly 10 million candidates each year sitting China’s National Higher Education Entrance Examination, or gaokao, securing a place to study at one of...