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Private schools rethink China future after flunking growth test

Reuters 08 Nov 2023
But the business stumbled as Beijing imposed new rules in 2021 and cracked down on the private tutoring business, aimed at easing pressure on children and lowering family costs ... Beijing's crackdown amplified the pressure ... She has worked for Reuters in London, Beijing and Shanghai before moving to Hong Kong in 2013.

Trouble in China’s $570bn education industry forces overhaul

Business Day 08 Nov 2023
But the business stumbled as Beijing imposed new rules in 2021 and cracked down on the private tutoring business, aimed at easing pressure on children and lowering family costs ... Beijing’s crackdown amplified the pressure.

​New film examines Chinese parents' education philosophy 17 Aug 2023
The cast and crew pose for a photo at the premiere of "Papa" in Beijing, Aug ... It is worth noting that Chinese authorities began rolling out measures in 2021 aimed at reducing the burden of excessive homework and off-campus tutoring for students in compulsory education.

Taiwan teacher dedicates over 10 years to cross-Strait exchanges

China Daily 04 Aug 2023
In 2002, he moved to Beijing, where he continued his study to pursue a PhD. From 2007 to now, Ding has been mainly working in the New Media Department at the Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, tutoring students' design projects.

NetEase Youdao launches first large model in education

China Daily 28 Jul 2023
The large model, dubbed as Zi Yue or "Confucius said" in mandarin, can be applied to various application scenarios such as translation, virtual voice tutoring, essay guidance, grammar analysis and smart documentation ... On Thursday, the company's newly-unveiled virtual language tutor Echo is a strong example Zhou's words.

The West must offer the Global South a new deal

News India Times 23 Jun 2023
An incongruous spectacle unfolded between Kyiv and Moscow this weekend ... The delegation’s stated goal was to mediate between the mortal enemies ... Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, for example, triangulates between Washington, Moscow and Beijing as if he’d been tutored by the eminence grise of American realism, Henry Kissinger ... — ... .

With record unemployment, China's youth confront bleak job market

The Manila Times 20 Jun 2023
BEIJING ... One of the reasons China's once-freewheeling private sector is seeing much slower growth is because of a sweeping government crackdown on property companies, tech giants and private tutoring firms. "While Beijing runs a state-led economy, private companies provide up to 80 ...

China’s youth face bleak job market amid unemployment

Manila Standard 20 Jun 2023
BEIJING, China—Rather than celebrating finishing university, this summer Chinese graduates shared photos of themselves theatrically throwing their degrees into bins, underscoring the bleak outlook as youth unemployment sits at a record high ... tech giants and private tutoring firms.

Asian hedge funds piled to China education, U.S. AI shares in Q1

Reuters 16 May 2023
Investors poured money into private tutoring leaders, including New Oriental and TAL Education (TAL.N), that have come through a near two-year crackdown in China on after-school education ... Share prices of both New Oriental and TAL collapsed over 90% from its peak after Beijing’s ban on K-12 private tutoring.

Benefits reaped as AI makes rapid progress

China Daily 16 May 2023
Chen Jing, a researcher at the Fengyun Institute of Science, Technology and Strategy in Beijing, said the progress made by GPT, and the emergence of GPT4, have fundamentally changed the way in which humans interact with computers ... AI such as "consultant," "engineer "and "tutor".

China’s latest crackdown will spook global investors

Asiatimes 10 May 2023
On orders from the central government, officials carried out synchronized operations in cities including the financial hubs of Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Suzhou on Monday, according to a state broadcaster ... In addition, Beijing in effect issued a shock ban on the country’s $100 billion private tutoring sector in July 2021.

China Turns on the Charm but Economist Stephen Roach Isn’t Buying It.

Market Watch 18 Apr 2023
The China Development Forum in Beijing in March drew some CEOs of U.S ... He noted the clamp down on fan culture, certain online music and videos, as well as the still-hobbled private after-school tutoring industry after Beijing upended their business models.

Overseas study likely to regain popularity

ECNS 17 Apr 2023
However, after the 22-year-old senior undergraduate student performed poorly in the exam, she decided to sign up for tutoring courses at Beijing-based overseas education consultancy EIC Education ... Wang Ting, deputy general manager of EIC Education Beijing Branch, said their number ...

Authorities put tighter regulations in place for tutoring firms

China Daily 30 Mar 2023
The plan bans listed companies from establishing or participating in academic tutoring for primary or secondary school students ... Han Fei, vice-professor of the Beijing National Accounting Institute, said that in recent years some tutoring companies have expanded blindly and spent a lot of money on marketing and advertising.

Credit Suisse and the crazy, rich, anxious Asians

Taipei Times 17 Mar 2023
Hong Kong, Beijing and Singapore are among the top 10 cities where the super-rich — or those with more than US$30 million in net worth — live ... After all, they have witnessed and suffered from Beijing’s latest regulatory crackdowns. An entire after-school tutoring industry — which had been a venture capital hot spot — vanished overnight ... .