New regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFPNew regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFP
New regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFP

China doubles down against foreign teachers spreading Christianity

  • New regulations underscore ban against unauthorised promotion of religion in the classroom and require new overseas hires to complete 20 hours of study on the country’s political system
  • Authorities are closing what little space there was to discuss the Bible and faith, observers and insiders say

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
New regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFPNew regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFP
New regulations reaffirm a ban on foreign teachers promoting Christianity on campus. Photo: AFP
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