China, Egypt sign protocol to teach Chinese language in Egyptian schools

Egyptian Minister of Education and Technical Education Tarek Shawki (R, Front) shakes hands with Chinese Ambassador to Egypt Liao Liqiang (L, Front) during a signing ceremony in Cairo, Egypt, on Sept. 7, 2020. Egypt and China signed on Monday a cooperation protocol to teach the Chinese language in pre-university schools in Egypt as a second […]

Bank of Canada adds to QE flexibility, housing starts hit 13-year record

OTTAWA/TORONTO (Reuters) – The Bank of Canada held its key overnight interest rate steady on Wednesday but left the door open on possible future changes to bond buying, while a 13-year high for Canadian housing starts added to evidence of economic recovery.

Person who translates the “Prison Diary” into Mongolian

Doctor Sonomish Dashtsevel, head of the Mongolia-Vietnam Friendship Association, has translated the work “Prison Dairy” of President Ho Chi Minh, from Vietnamese into Mongolian, after 10 years of hard work. This work reflected his boundless love for the late Vietnamese president and his poems

China Focus: Int’l services trade fair boosts Chinese culture’s global push

“At this year’s fair, we set up a booth to show the operation of our projects in Africa, hoping to develop more new services trade business by exchanging ideas with people from all walks of life, and provide foreign visitors with the opportunity to know and love China,” said Guo.

Online voting vendor Voatz urges Supreme Court to limit security research

In a statement to Ars, Voatz said it was “compelled” to file an amicus brief to the Supreme Court because it was mentioned in another amicus brief in the same case. Voatz said that this earlier brief, signed by Specter and a number of other security researchers, had some factual inaccuracies the company wanted to […]

Mexico diverted money from development to contain migration

In April, the Mexican government tapped the fund again for more than $700,000 for “ground transport, free and voluntary, of people in the national territory,” nearly the same amount as 2019. The AP confirmed at the time that the Mexican government was moving migrants in buses from the northern border south to the border with […]

Trump administration pressured Mexico to divert more than $4 million in funds set aside to develop regions and instead used it to stop migration to the United States

In April, the Mexican government tapped the fund again for more than $700,000 for ‘ground transport, free and voluntary, of people in the national territory,’ nearly the same amount as 2019. The AP confirmed at the time that the Mexican government was moving migrants in buses from the northern border south to the border with […]

Netflix Shakeup: Cindy Holland Exits As Bela Bajaria Is Named Global Head Of TV

Initially, former Universal TV President Bajaria was tasked with getting Netflix in the unscripted game and forging stronger ties with the traditional TV studios. She helped put Netflix on the TV reality map with its first big hit, the Queer Eye reboot. She also implemented a new model for collaborating with TV studios on their […]

Intl services trade fair boosts Chinese culture’s global push

BEIJING — A promotional video, in which African people are watching Chinese films and TV series with great interest, has caught the attention of spectators at the cultural services exhibition area of the ongoing 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS).

International Students Find that Family Feeling at Community College

After completing her associate degree at Mesa last year, Seguy applied for Optional Practical Training (OPT), which allows international students with an F-1 visa to work in the U.S. for up to one year in a field related to their studies. She has applied her love of teaching and experience with a disabled aunt to […]