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Chinese students showing strong interest in Russia as bilateral ties grow

MOSCOW, June 30, 2015 (TASS) -- Russia excels as a location for foreigners to learn the language, and Chinese students are seizing the chance to learn Russian in a country cementing growing ties with their own motherland.

Read more... Tuesday, 30 June 2015 09:06
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South Africa: SA Sends Trainees to China for Nuclear Plant Operations Training

TSHWANE, South Africa, April 20, 2015 (SANews) - Government is sending 50 trainees from the South African nuclear industry to China to take part in the nuclear power plant operations training, said the Department of Energy (DoE).

Read more... Monday, 20 April 2015 17:20
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German Plan to Boost Africa's Higher Education Teaching

BONN, Germany, July 30, 2014 (SciDev.Net) — Germany is intensifying its academic ties with countries in Sub-Saharan Africa to improve higher education systems, according to a strategy document released in June.

The new plan aims to provide 1,000 additional university lecturers and to build more centres of excellence in Africa, and to boost university links between Africa and Germany and within Africa itself, by 2020.

Read more... Wednesday, 30 July 2014 11:37
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Educational Tablets for Africa

Africa’s potential digital market is fertile ground for investors

By Alica Gandserre

BEIJING, China, July 25, 2014 (ChinAfrica) -- During the past year, Africa has been described as a digital Eldorado by many international actors. Given the progressive saturation of the digital market in developed countries, emerging economies with low levels of equipment and strong growth capacity are seen as alternative markets with a promising future.

Read more... Friday, 25 July 2014 08:52
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Namibia: Russian Scholarships Heavily Underused

NAMIBIA, June 25, 2014 (New Era) -- The Russian Embassy says it is concerned about the low uptake of scholarships provided to the Namibian government through a political quota, revealing that only one of the 25 scholarships offered last year was granted.

The Ministry of Education however says it is working tirelessly to fully utilise the scholarships, but is struggling to get suitable candidates. Also, Russian tertiary requirements are not making the situation any easier, the ministry said.

Read more... Wednesday, 25 June 2014 10:04
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Africa: Reshaping African PhDs for Development

By Cheryl de la Rey

LONDON/PRETORIA, March 11, 2014 (SciDev.Net) -- With the growing recognition that knowledge and innovation are critical contributors to national wealth and welfare, postgraduate education - specifically doctoral training -has become a priority for African higher education.

Read more... Tuesday, 11 March 2014 18:30
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