Category Archives: China and the World

Why so many Chinese passengers taking the crashed Korean flight?

Local time 6 o’clock, an Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 aircraft encountered a crash landing in San Francisco International Airport, killing two people and injured more than 180 people. It is confirmed that, plane was carrying 141 Chinese passengers, among which two women were killed (two girl middle school students were throw out of the plane and killed).

French to prosecute perpetrators for attacking Chinese students

On last Saturday the French government arrested three perpetrators for attacking Chinese students in the Bordeaux region and raised prosecution against them. Both Paris and Beijing have condemned on the violence. The perpetrators aged from 19 to 20 in a drunken state committed violent attacks on Chinese students. After the violence the perpetrators were detained.

2013 Asian University Rankings

The world’s leading international higher education research institutions Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) released its latest Asian University Rankings. QS invited 28,000 and 7,700 employers worldwide to evaluate the reputation of the institutions; also the QS developed the ranking by considering other factors including the proportion of school students and professors, number of published papers per scholar, frequency of quotation of papers, degree of internationalization on campus, and the ratio of students to participate in overseas exchange.