China trains Tibetan monks and nuns to train fellow-monastics to be loyal subjects

June 6, 2018 9:52 pm0 comments
China trains Tibetan monks and nuns to train fellow-monastics to be loyal subjects

(TibetanReview.net, Jun06, 2018) – China said Jun 4 that it had held from May 31 to Jun 2 in Tibet’s capital Lhasa a workshop for Buddhist monks and nuns tasked with training the monastic communities to be loyal subjects of the Communist Party of China and the Chinese state run […]

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Tibetan students in Qinghai complain against one-sided bilingual education

June 3, 2018 5:54 pm0 comments
Tibetan students in Qinghai complain against one-sided bilingual education

(TibetanReview.net, Jun03, 2018) – Seeking a proper implementation of Beijing’s so-called bilingual education system in ethnic minority areas, Tibetan students in Tsoshar (Chinese: Haidong) Prefecture of Qinghai Province have asked for the recruitment of more teachers able to teach not just in the officially dictated Mandarin language but also Tibetan, […]

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China eyes 30 million tourists in ‘Tibet’ by 2020

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China eyes 30 million tourists in ‘Tibet’ by 2020

(TibetanReview.net, Jun02, 2018) – China aims to overrun Tibet Autonomous Region with more than 30 million tourists per year, generating an annual tourism revenue of over 55 billion yuan, in 2020, reported the country’s official Xinhua news agency Jun 1. This was stated in the context of the report that […]

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Tibet among eight PRC regions compelled to vow to strengthen environmental protection

May 30, 2018 10:47 pm0 comments
Tibet among eight PRC regions compelled to vow to strengthen environmental protection

(TibetanReview.net, May30, 2018) – “We will never develop economy at the cost of the environment” has been the oft repeated high-profile rhetoric of top leaders in Chinese ruled Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) over the past many years. But according to a Reuters report May 29, the TAR was among a […]

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Tibetans lift team champions trophy in China national Equestrian event

May 24, 2018 11:30 pm0 comments
Tibetans lift team champions trophy in China national Equestrian event

(TibetanReview.net, May24, 2018) – The equestrian team from Tibet Autonomous Region was crowned the team champions after a fierce competition in the 2018 National Equestrian Eventing Championships held recently in Tianjin, reported China’s online Tibet news service eng.tibet.cn May 23. The report said Tibetan riders Benpa Tsering and Kelsang Phuntsok […]

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1.45 million visited the Potala in 2017

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1.45 million visited the Potala in 2017

(TibetanReview.net, May24, 2018) – China said May 23 that a total of 1.45 million tourists had visited the Potala, the historical winter residence of successive Dalai Lamas and the secretariat of the Tibetan government until 1959, during last year. The palace suffered structural damages during China’s bombardments in the 1959 […]

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