As China-ASEAN ties have blossomed, students from ASEAN countries have become a major part of such scholarship programs, including students from Myanmar.
Chinese government scholarships provide wide range of opportunities for Southeast Asian students, including short-term degree programs.
Alarming photos that emerged last May of 15 Chinese schoolchildren forced to scale an 800-meter rock face on unsecured rattan ladders on their journey to and from school, drew international attention to the local area’s poverty.
Improved Access to Books Benefits Young and Old
Singaporean Jaslyn Seah organised the first ever China-ASEAN Youth Summit last year. Here she talks about leaving her comfort zone, making friends and feeding pandas in Sichuan.
Kim Leng studies Chinese language, hoping to bring his home country and China even closer together