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When language is not enough: Chinese broadcaster Kevin Sui delivers prestigious University of Birmingham lecture

When language is not enough: Chinese broadcaster Kevin Sui delivers prestigious University of Birmingham lecture
Description
In this year's China Institute Li Siguang Distinguished Lecture, international broadcaster Kevin Sui explores how understanding culture is more important than being proficient in each other's languages for China and UK.
Date:
16/11/2020

Palliative care needed across China for everyone who needs it - study

Palliative care needed across China for everyone who needs it - study
Description
Palliative care should extend across China and pay more attention to managing non-malignant disease – integrated within the country's healthcare system and available to everyone who needs it, according to a new study.
Date:
21/10/2020

Soluble iron in skies over China's cities could create health risk - study

Soluble iron in skies over China's cities could create health risk - study
Description
Industrial and vehicle pollution in the skies above East China's major cities is boosting the amount of atmospheric soluble iron particles – creating health risks for citizens, a new study reveals.
Date:
13/10/2020

Chinese partners send protective gear to help Birmingham's COVID battle

Chinese partners send protective gear to help Birmingham's COVID battle
Description
University of Birmingham partners across China have joined forces to send protective equipment that medical and care staff in the West Midlands can use in the ongoing battle against coronavirus.
Date:
23/04/2020

Guangzhou hospital gifts protective equipment to Birmingham medics

Guangzhou hospital gifts protective equipment to Birmingham medics
Description
The University of Birmingham's partners at a Guangzhou hospital are sending clinical masks and gowns for use by medical staff in the UK's fight against coronavirus.
Date:
27/03/2020

Festival fireworks celebrations' health impact on vulnerable people - study

Festival fireworks celebrations' health impact on vulnerable people - study
Description
Fireworks associated with festival celebrations such as Australia Day, China's Lunar New Year and Fourth of July, in the USA, may have a significant impact on the health of vulnerable people – a new study reveals.
Date:
21/01/2020

Birmingham's musical welcome for Chinese Year of the Rat

Birmingham's musical welcome for Chinese Year of the Rat
Description
Music lovers can attend a special concert at the University of Birmingham marking the Chinese New Year with a magical fusion of East and West – and a special appearance by the winner of the 'Chinese X Factor'.
Date:
02/12/2019

Birmingham 'innovation hub' boosts global clean energy prospects

Birmingham 'innovation hub' boosts global clean energy prospects
Description
British and German experts will create a new 'Innovation Hub' based in Birmingham to deliver new approaches to energy and waste management that will benefit cities and communities in China and around the world.
Date:
28/11/2019

Schools, parents and grandparents hold key to unlocking China's obesity problem

Schools, parents and grandparents hold key to unlocking China's obesity problem
Description
Educating parents and grandparents could hold the key to solving China's obesity pandemic, according to one of the largest trials of childhood obesity prevention in the world.
Date:
26/11/2019

Birmingham Professor elected president of the UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers

Birmingham Professor elected president of the UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers
Description
UK Chinese Society of Automotive Engineers held the Establishment Ceremony in London
Date:
26/11/2019
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