International Stories & Trends
- Higher Education in Japan
Published by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), the document aims to deliver the current situation and issues surrounding Japanese higher education, such as quality assurance and the university finances. The document is available here: http://www.mext.go.jp/english/koutou/detail/1287370.htm
- International Students Contribute Over $6.5 Billion to Canadian Economy
A study showing that international students contributed more than $6.5 billion to the Canadian economy in 2008. This is the first time a dollar figure has been attached to the economic impact of international students in Canada. View the rest of the news release here.
- Canada Signs Youth Mobility Agreement with Slovenia
The Ambassador of Canada to Hungary and to Slovenia, signed an agreement with Slovenia under Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada’s International Youth Programs. View the rest of the news release here.