China's economic importance to Australia
3:11

China's economic importance to Australia

Clip from Behind The News Specials

Asia and Australia

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Behind The News explains the economic relationship between China and Australia and the impact the economic powerhouse has on trade.

Behind The News explains the economic relationship between China and Australia and the impact the economic powerhouse has on trade.

Indonesian and Australian sister schools
3:42

Indonesian and Australian sister schools

Clip from Behind the News

Asia and Australia

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Behind The News reveals some of the major differences between Indonesia and Australia, and observes how a sister school program is developing intercultural understanding.

Behind The News reveals some of the major differences between Indonesia and Australia, and observes how a sister school program is developing intercultural understanding.

Learning languages for 'Asian century'
3:33

Learning languages for 'Asian century'

Clip from Behind The News

Asia and Australia

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Behind The News investigates why learning an Asian language is becoming more important amid Asia's growing influence in the global economy and politics.

Behind The News investigates why learning an Asian language is becoming more important amid Asia's growing influence in the global economy and politics.

Celebrating Chinese New Year
6:20

Celebrating Chinese New Year

Clip from For The Juniors

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See how Chinese New Year is celebrated, from dumplings to dragons and drums.

See how Chinese New Year is celebrated, from dumplings to dragons and drums.

Class trip to china
3:47

Class trip to china

Clip from Behind the News

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It started as a simple homework assignment and soon transformed into an exciting school trip to China! Hear the story from Connor and Lucy as they show us what they saw and ...

It started as a simple homework assignment and soon transformed into an exciting school trip to China! Hear the story from Connor and Lucy as they show us what they saw and learned as guests of the Chinese government on their trip to China.

Workplace safety and pollution in China
3:22

Workplace safety and pollution in China

Clip from Behind The News

Asia and Australia

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Behind The News investigates how China is managing workplace safety and pollution amid its booming manufacturing industry and economic growth.

Behind The News investigates how China is managing workplace safety and pollution amid its booming manufacturing industry and economic growth.

Real Chinese
14:24

Real Chinese: Being Chinese, Speaking Chinese

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC ME October 22, 2014

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

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See how children learn to speak and write the language and how the Chinese follow ancient beliefs to celebrate their national identity.

See how children learn to speak and write the language and how the Chinese follow ancient beliefs to celebrate their national identity.

China Rising
47:29

China Rising: Power and the People

Season 1 Episode 2 Al Jazeera English June 8, 2014

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

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How is China run and how do people have their say? A look at online media, literature and a booming film industry seeking to surpass Hollywood.

How is China run and how do people have their say? A look at online media, literature and a booming film industry seeking to surpass Hollywood.

In My Shoes: China
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In My Shoes: China: Shanghai

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC September 5, 2013

Asia and Australia

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The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the child's daily life - be it home, school, family or play - and shows how each individual geographical setting moulds and influences these routines.

Trails From The East
51:39

Trails From The East: Indian Paradox In The 21st Century (Part 2)

Season 1 Episode 7 SBS2 November 3, 2011

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Tonight's train journey takes us from Rameswaram past Bombay, Ahmedabad and Delhi to Amritsar and the Pakistani border. In the train there are discussions with travellers from ...

Tonight's train journey takes us from Rameswaram past Bombay, Ahmedabad and Delhi to Amritsar and the Pakistani border. In the train there are discussions with travellers from several religions about the role of religion in modern society. Outside of the train there are interviews with the mayor of Ahmedabad, who is teaching Hindus and Muslims to live side by side, and a Hindu-Muslim couple in Bombay who publish a magazine on religious conflict.

China Rising
47:25

China Rising: Made in China

Season 1 Episode 4 Al Jazeera English May 23, 2013

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China's economic role in the world is growing at a record pace, and it is also now a key player in world politics, The country has no doubt become a global manufacturing ...

China's economic role in the world is growing at a record pace, and it is also now a key player in world politics, The country has no doubt become a global manufacturing giant, but how will it deal with issues on the home front such as increase in pollution and water shortages? Although it has been confronted with tough environmental problems, efforts are being made to solve these. In the final episode of this series, through a range of interviews from Africa, the EU, the US, and China, we find out how it is positioning itself as a major global player.

Trails From The East
51:23

Trails From The East : Malaysia - Knowledge Is The Beginning

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 October 13, 2011

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Travelling south from Bangkok towards Malaysia, we meet a transsexual coping with modernity and a Muslim teacher discussing Muslim separatism. Passing the Malaysian border, ...

Travelling south from Bangkok towards Malaysia, we meet a transsexual coping with modernity and a Muslim teacher discussing Muslim separatism. Passing the Malaysian border, people on the train talk about former Prime Minister Mahathir's leadership. The train travels through Malacca and Kuala Lumpur to end at the Thai border town, Hat Yai.

Trails From The East
50:53

Trails From The East: Iran - In The Land Of The Ayatollahs

Season 1 Episode 9 SBS2 November 17, 2011

Asia and Australia

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Tonight's train journey takes us on a trip from the Pakistani-Iranian border via Zahedan to Tehran, and from there to Istanbul. In the train, young Iranians talk about their ...

Tonight's train journey takes us on a trip from the Pakistani-Iranian border via Zahedan to Tehran, and from there to Istanbul. In the train, young Iranians talk about their relationship with the Ayatollah regime and its repressive policies. Once the train crosses the Turkish border though, everything that is illegal - such as alcohol, card games, singing and being unveiled - comes out as soon as Iran is behind them.

China Rising
23:29

China Rising: The Dramatic Rise

Season 1 Episode 1 Al Jazeera English June 2, 2014

Asia and Australia

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No country has risen so quickly from poverty to prosperity. But is there a price to this rapid economic growth?

No country has risen so quickly from poverty to prosperity. But is there a price to this rapid economic growth?

Trails From The East
49:46

Trails From The East: Turkey - Towards Europe

Season 1 Episode 12 SBS2 December 8, 2011

Asia and Australia

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Tonight's train journey travels from the Lebanese side of the Israeli-Lebanese border via Hama and Homs, through Syria to Gaziantep in Turkey, and on to Ankara, Istanbul and ...

Tonight's train journey travels from the Lebanese side of the Israeli-Lebanese border via Hama and Homs, through Syria to Gaziantep in Turkey, and on to Ankara, Istanbul and Kapikule, a town on the Bulgarian border. On board the train, passengers discuss topics to do with the Turkish wish to become part of the EU; entering Europe with or without a veil; and issues to do with Christian and Kurdish minorities.

China Rising
47:23

China Rising: The Fire Inside

Season 1 Episode 3 Al Jazeera English May 16, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

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Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades ...

Following the revolution of 1949, legislation regarding equality was passed, which was a huge step forward for China at the time. And the economic reforms of recent decades have further improved the lives of women, yet it is the only country in the world where more women than men commit suicide, according to the World Health Organisation. So, as China surges forward, how will society change and what role will the new generation play in this new global powerhouse?

Real Chinese
14:23

Real Chinese: Education and Jobs

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME November 5, 2014

Asia and Australia

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Languages

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9-10
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The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten ...

The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten aspects of China's culture in detail. Today: Examines life on the university campus in Beijing.

Real Chinese
14:37

Real Chinese: Food and Restaurants

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC ME November 19, 2014

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

Languages

7-8
9-10
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The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten ...

The real China is revealed in this series of concise and informative programs. It provides a guide to Chinese lifestyle and language as we meet the people and explore ten aspects of China's culture in detail. Today: This program showcases the diverse foods in Chinese cuisine and looks at how to order food.