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  • 60 migrants rescued off Romania's Black Sea coast

    ROMANIA, 2017/11/29 Around 60 migrants inclunding children were rescued from a boat in the Black Sea overnight Monday to Tuesday, Romanian border police said -- the initial to be intercepted by the country's authorities since the summer. The boat from Turkey was spotted 35 kilometres off the Romanian coast in rough seas and was towed by the coast guard to the port of Constanta. "Part the migrants there are children, but we are still counting," said coast guard patrol spokeswoman Ionela Pasat, adding that the nationality of the migrants is not from presently on known.
  • UN wants Libya to agree to shut down migrant camps

    LIBYA, 2017/11/29 The United Nations wants Libya's internationally-backed government to acknowledge to shut down 30 detention centers holding 15,000 migrants, most of whom will be sent back to their nations, the chief of the IOM said Tuesday. The detention of the migrants, most of whom are fleeing poverty, has become a pressing issue next video footage showing African men sold in Libyan slave auctions sparked world outrage. UN wants Libya's internationally-backed government to agree to shut down 30 detention centers holding 15,000 migrants that will be deported back to their countries.
  • Macron visits Africa amid anger over human trafficking and slavery

    LIBYA, 2017/11/29 The French president, Emmanuel Macron, will start a four-day visit to Africa on Monday amid growing anger across the continent about politicians’ collective failure to do additional to clamp down on human trafficking, and even slave auctions, in Libya. The revelations by CNN of apparent slave auctions in Libya a fortnight ago led to widespread condemnation, but as well claims that European politicians had been repeatedly warned about the dire national of Libyan migrant detention centres, inclunding systematic abuse, amounting to slavery. Macron has called for an emergency conference of the United Nations security council this week, saying such auction houses are a crime against humanity. The fierceness of his intervention may have been prompted by his high-profile visit to sub-Saharan Africa built around a carefully crafted theme of empowering Africa’s youth.
  • Extremists attacked mosque in Egypt

    EGYPT, 2017/11/29 Extremists attacked mosque in Egypt because they believe Sufi Muslim worshippers are heretics who must be ‘eradicated’ Rawda Mosque is frequented by Sufi Muslims, followers of a mystical form of Islam that is deemed to be heretical by Islamic National and other Sunni extremists. On Friday, at least 305 Egyptians were killed by terrorists who detonated a bomb in a crowded mosque, again sprayed frantic worshippers with gunfire as they fled. It was deadliest attack in the country’s modern history. It “was horrific,” local Ibrahim Sheteewi told The New York Times.
  • 约旦每年有5.2万年轻人加入失业队伍

    约旦, 2017/11/21  阿拉伯思想智库主席,约旦哈桑亲王在一次会议上强调,约旦每年有5.2万年轻人加入失业队伍。他还警告,如果这些年轻人不能融入到发展生产的项目中,极端组织就会在这些年轻人中找到肥沃的环境。 有专家说,约旦失业率高达18.2%,这也是约旦历史最高。约旦每年需要10万个工作机会,而实际只有4.8万个。阿拉伯国家的情况也好不到那里去,阿拉伯国家平均失业率为17.9%,是世界失业率的3倍。阿拉伯国家年轻人占人口的50%,每年需要550万个工作机会,实际只有350万个,每年有100万人失业。2030年,阿拉伯国家年轻人比例将达到70%。
  • 巴西6-8月失业率12.6%

    美洲, 2017/11/20 巴今年6—8月失业率为12.6%,环比降低0.7个百分点。同期就业总人口为9106.1万人,失业人口总数1311.3万人,环比减少4.8%。
  • 伊朗人口增长率持续下降

    伊朗, 2017/11/20 过去的六年间伊朗的人口增长率持续降低,从伊历1390年(2011.3-2012.3)的1.29%降低至伊历1395年(2016.3-2017.3)的1.24%。伊朗每名女性平均生育1.8个孩子,低于世界平均水准的每名女性生育2.1个孩子。根据伊朗2016年人口及住房普查,伊朗人口为7992万。
  • 上月德黑兰房地产市场交易量较去年同期猛增34%

    伊朗, 2017/11/20 今年伊历第七个月(2017.9.23-2017.10.22)德黑兰房地产市场交易量相较去年同期上涨了34%,房地产价格较去年同期上涨了8.7%;同时,伊历今年前七个月(2017.3.21-2017.10.22)德黑兰房地产市场交易量较去年同期上涨了6.3%。
  • 芬兰在中国企业营业额和雇员数均上升

    芬兰 , 2017/11/17 2017年芬兰企业在中国总共有230家子公司,雇员5万余人,营业额100多亿欧元。在芬兰企业国外子公司营业额的排名中,中国已上升到了第三位,处于瑞典和美国之后。在子公司的雇员人数排名中,中国位居第二名,紧随瑞典之后。
  • 荷兰在英孚英语熟练度指标排名中位居全球第一

    荷兰, 2017/11/17 全球知名英语培训机构EF英孚教育发布了2017年全球非英语母语国家的英语水准排名。根据2017英孚英语熟练度指标(EF EPI)指出,荷兰人的英语能力在80个受调查国家和地区中位居第一,中国英语熟练度水准稳步上升,达到自2011年开始评分后的最高水准。 2017版公告覆盖80个非英语母语的国家地区,共有逾100万人参与测试,今年也首次深度解析了非洲的英语状况。以区域来看,欧洲继续保持领先优势,排名第一位;亚洲紧随其后;拉美人的英语正逐年追赶亚洲;中东地区英语水准最低。以国家来看,荷兰以71.45分排名第一位,瑞典、丹麦分别以70.40及69.93分列第二、三位。 英孚英语熟练度指标每年制定一连贯英语测试,由全世界数十万成年人完成测试,取上一年度成绩汇编成公告,自2011年起每年定期发布。研究指出,英语水准高低和经济竞争力、社会发展和创新能力相关,英语能力高的国家有更高的平均收入、生活质量还有研发投资。 “全球化背景下,沟通交流需要有相通的语言,各国政府、企业和家庭都投入大量的时间和金钱在英语培训上面,英语能力高的城市和地区更容易调取全球资源,发展出自身竞争力。”英孚教育中国区总经理兼首席代表林欣欣(Melissa Lam)说道。“越来越多的媒体记者、教育工作者、官员及商界领袖已经将英语熟练度水准指标作为权威资料引用参考,这一持续性研究可以为讨论如何提升一个国家的英文水准提供资源及参考。” 公告同时讲解了全球各国和地区20个首要英语学习计划,展示了各国为改良本国英语水准所使用方法的多样性。可行性方法包含:将英语作为教学语言;引入课程改革及标准化评估;提升高等教育国际化;设立大学生海外留学奖学金;推进成人英语培训;利用技术辅助学习;培训当地英语老师等。