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2017/09/28 | Ma Te

Fast-Fading Memories of Harbin’s Migrant History

A stream of Russian refugees once made the far-flung northeastern city their home, but now only a handful of descendants remain to tell their stories.

2017/08/14 | Jules Quartly

(Re)Naming Yourself in Asia and Beyond

The millennial obsession with multiple online identities is balanced by the fact that 'real' names still mean something.

2017/06/16 | Ryan Thorpe

Why China's Top College Students Are Failing to Meet English Writing Standards

A focus on excessively verbose language is failing to prepare test-takers for college-level academic writing.

2017/04/20 | Li Guangshou

Are Major Auditors Helping Chinese Firms Get Away with Fraud?

Market dominance by the Big Four accounting firms may be helping unscrupulous companies get listed on US stock exchanges.

2017/04/16 | Edward White

Will Taiwan Accept Chinese Asylum Seeker?

The lack of an asylum law in Taiwan opens up the case of the Chinese activist seeking asylum to administrative discretion. But an American lawyer in Taipei does not expect the man to be deported.

2017/04/03 | John Lee

The Rise of the New Chinese Diaspora

The high-skilled Chinese diaspora is ideally placed to mediate the two-way flow of funds and information.   

2017/03/28 | TNL Staff

Riot Breaks Out in Paris After Police Kill Chinese Man

Witnesses say the police used batons and tear gas to break up the group.

2017/03/13 | Keith Menconi

Brothers Paid to Translate YouTube Silliness for Chinese Speakers

BC and Lowy on bringing English language YouTube silliness to a Chinese speaking audience.

2017/02/20 | Jeffrey Hutton

The Heart of the Matter in Jakarta

The silver lining from Wednesday’s results is that Ahok, an ethnic Chinese, was on the ballot at all, writes Jeffrey Hutton in Jakarta.

2017/01/03 | Matt DeButts

North or South? What’s Behind China’s Linguistic Rivalry

The standardization of Mandarin allows Chinese speakers to move among regional identities — but the feud over pronunciation rages on.

2016/11/03 | Hydar Saharudin

Confronting 'Chinese Privilege' in Singapore

Can coming face-to-face with a complex issue ensure justice, equality, and racial harmony in the Southeast Asian island state? Hydar Saharudin takes a look.

2016/10/11 | Yuan-ling Liang

Taiwan Offers Free Flights to Attract Japanese Tourists

Taiwan hopes a generous travel subsidy will boost Japanese tourist numbers in the final two months of the year.

2016/10/04 | ZiQing Low

Hong Kong Universities are Losing China's Top Students

Political instability and sliding university rankings are to blame as China's top students turn away from Hong Kong, a report says.

2016/09/23 | Richard Aidoo

Why Anti-Chinese Sentiment in Africa Is on the Rise

China’s increasing presence across the African continent has led to social conflict.

2016/07/19 | Edward White

[UPDATED] 26 Killed in Bus Crash in Taiwan

Three children were among the 26 people killed in a bus crash in Taiwan this afternoon. All but two were Chinese nationals.

2016/06/30 | Yuan-ling Liang

Want to Learn a Language While Watching YouTube?

A new app developed in Taiwan allows language learners to tap on the characters and words in YouTube video subtitles.