Regional News Summaries

WENR, October 2018: Africa

Tanzania: Government Seeks to Curb Malpractices among Recruitment Agents;

Tanzania: Students at 110 Schools Retake Exams Because of Cheating; and more!


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WENR, October 2018: Asia-Pacific

China: China Now Produces More Research Papers than the U.S.;

Australia: Government Discusses Shifting Inflow of International Student to Regional Areas; and more!


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WENR, October 2018: Middle-East

Egypt: Egypt’s Universities Open Up to Blended Learning;

Lebanon: Cash shortfall hits refugee education; and more!


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WENR, October 2018: Europe

U.K.: University ‘dual nationality’ plan for Brexit;

Spain: Spanish academics split over national CV vetting; and more!


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WENR, October 2018: Americas

Mexico: Mexican universities face bankruptcy and closure;

U.S.: Demand for graduate business studies up globally, bar dips in US; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Africa

Algeria: Mounting Fiscal Pressures on Public Funding of Higher Education;

South Africa: Government to Recognize ELT Schools as Accredited Private Colleges; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Asia-Pacific

Pakistan: Supreme Court Tightens Regulations in Legal Education;

China: Government Expands Academic Cooperation with African Countries; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Middle East

Iran: University of Tehran President Seeks to Boost International Collaborations; Israel;

Palestinian Student Banned from Entering Campus for Political Activity; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Europe

U.K.: Muslim Students Feel Marginalized at UK Universities, According to New Study;

Denmark: Government to Reduce International Student Numbers; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Americas

Canada: Canada’s Affordability Policies Are Worth a Good Long Look;

Latin America: Could Latin American universities do better in rankings?; and more!


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