Posts tagged ‘international relations’

2014/05/25

Demography – Migration

2012/11/17

Euro-Crisis: Separatist Movements Mount

Published on Nov 11, 2012 by deutschewelleenglish
It’s tough times in the EU. In the face of stunning austerity, separatist movements are blossoming all across the Union. They believe, they would do better on their own. Is this the end of unity? It’s tough times in the EU. In the face of stunning austerity, separatist movements are blossoming all across the Union. They believe, they would do better on their own. Is this the end of unity?

2012/10/07

Angel Island’s painful legacy

Published on Oct 2, 2012 by chinadailyus
Perched in San Francisco Bay, Angel Island was opened in 1910. For the next 30 years, it was the point of entry for most of the 175,000 Chinese who immigrated to the United States.
One man detained at Angel Island, Show Nam Lee, who is now 91, shared with China Daily his memories of that time.

2012/08/20

American retail invasion

Published on Aug 9, 2012 by CBCTheNational

As big U.S. stores open across Canada, Amanda Lang finds out how one long-standing chain plans to fend of the new competition.

2012/08/08

France’s New Passion: All Things Chinese

Published on Aug 6, 2012 by VOAvideo

Not so long ago, Americans and Japanese tourists were the big spenders in France. No longer. During these summer months, France’s tourism industry is courting new clients with major purchasing power: Chinese. VOA’s Lisa Bryant reports that now the French are heading back to the classroom… to learn Chinese.

2012/03/16

U.S. Illegal Immigrants and Mass Deportations Face New Scrutiny

The U.S. government is currently reviewing orders to deport thousands of illegal immigrants in two cities, at a time of great division on the issue at federal and local levels. In the past fiscal year, a record 396,000 undocumented immigrants were deported from the United States, with more than 300,000 cases still pending. VOA’s Nico Colombant has more.

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