China’s college graduates under pressure due to worst job market in decades

Education 07/16/22, 07:54

According to VOA News, more than 10 million college graduates are expected to flock to the job market in China this summer. However, many college students graduating this year have had difficulties finding jobs due to the government's ‘zero-COVID’ policy. China Employment Research Institute of Renmin University of China and Zhaopin ...

Henan: Brother dead after calling for justice for his murdered sister

Corruption 07/08/22, 16:37

A 51-year-old man in early July murdered an 18-year-old schoolgirl in Henan. Her brother then called on the authorities to punish the suspect but suddenly deleted the post, apologizing to everyone and saying he hoped his family was safe. Chinese-language media reported that the brother died an unnatural death afterward, ...

Learn by rote, embellish fake history: Chinese regimes’ approach to education Learn by rote, embellish fake history: Chinese regimes’ approach to education

Education 07/03/22, 22:31

Education is the key to success for every person and nation. There are many teaching approaches to effectively educate a person. However, things are a bit different in China.  Robot learning and sensitive lesson illustrations at schools. A video shows students in uniform lined up in a hallway. They are focused on ...

Graduates in China tricked into working for hacking group

Education 07/02/22, 08:41

In an article on June 30, the Financial Times said that Chinese university graduates are being recruited to unknowingly work for Beijing’s state-backed hacking group APT 40.  The news outlet found that China-based firm Hainan Xiandun Technology Development Company Limited has been offering translation jobs for English-capable graduates from public universities ...

Treated based on grades: Chinese youths become obsessed with status hierarchy for their entire life

Social problem 06/30/22, 03:30

According to Yi-Lin Chiang, a professor of Sociology at National Chengchi University, China's educational system is centered around tests.  Consequently, students are classified with different titles based on their test scores. These titles reflect their status at school and the treatment they can expect from their classmates.  Spending seven years following up ...

Aristocratic schools rush into Japan, attract China’s elite class

Japan 06/29/22, 03:09

Elite boarding schools with superb facilities are mushrooming across Japan. The second-generation wealthy from China is the target of these prestigious international schools as they try to attract students from Asian households. According to Bloomberg, British aristocratic schools Harrow, Rugby, and Malvern College in Japan are scheduled to enroll 3,000 students ...

Male student beats up female student, school claims he is epileptic

Social problem 06/28/22, 19:04

The Tangshan beating of women case fueled heated discussions all over the country, and a recent similar incident has occurred at a high school in Yulin, Shaanxi, where a male high school student allegedly hit his female classmate.  Vision Time news outlet cited China's media reporting that the incident occurred in ...

Chinese college graduates hit record high, but job choices are fewer

Social problem 06/24/22, 00:40

A record number of university graduates will join China's job market this year, putting heavier pressure on an already tight market. More than 10.7 million students are expected to graduate from Chinese universities in 2022. According to a survey, four-fifths want civil-servant jobs, but the sector has been taking unprecedented pay cuts. Zhaopin, ...