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China says Taiwan won’t be among charter members of new bank

By Tue, Apr 14, 2015 9:16AM UTC

BEIJING (AP) — China says Taiwan won’t be among the charter members of the Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, apparently because the question of how it will be referred to within the institution needs to be resolved first. Taiwan is among more than 40 countries applying for membership in the

Oxford International announces new university partner

By Tue, Apr 14, 2015 12:17AM UTC

Canterbury Christ Church University signs 10-year partnership agreement with Oxford International Oxford International’s Pathways division continues to go from strength-to-strength with the signing of a 10-year partnership agreement with Canterbury Christ Church University. Opening later this year, the Canterbury International Pathway College (IPC) is a joint venture that will usher

China curbs some travel to Hong Kong to cool tensions

By Mon, Apr 13, 2015 3:01PM UTC

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese authorities are bringing in curbs on travel to Hong Kong to cool tensions over the growing influx of mainland shoppers that’s angering residents of the former British colony.

US defense chief chides China over approach to territorial disputes

By Fri, Apr 10, 2015 7:42PM UTC

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter is gently chiding China for what he suggests is a strong-arm approach to territorial disputes in the South China Sea.

Vietnamese student Linh, wins full scholarship at De Montfort University

By Thu, Apr 09, 2015 9:34PM UTC

Square Mile scholarship is a dream come true for international student Linh International student Linh thought she was dreaming when she got the call to tell her she had won a prestigious all-expenses-paid scholarship to De Montfort University Leicester (DMU). She was chosen from entrants all around the world to