Date: June, 01, 2017 09:20 Age: 144 days
Xipeng Xu, the principle of Hua Qiao University, led a delegation and visited Confucius Institute at The University of the South Pacific on the 17th of May 2017.
The local Director Ms. Joan Yee, along with Chinese Director Dr. Hui Yang, welcomed the delegation to The Confucius Institute USP on their arrival. During the meeting, Ms. Joan gave a brief introduction and history of the university , and Dr. Yang spoke on the recruitment and Chinese language teaching. With CI-USP developing and exploring the possibility of an online program, the two parties had an in-depth exchange of views on the online Chinese course. Mr.Xu introduced the policies for the admission of foreigner students of Hua Qiao University, and hoped to build up long-term cooperative relationship with CI-USP in recruiting overseas students and scholarship students to study in China.
After the meeting, Mr. Xu presented a beautiful souvenir to CI-USP which is now on display in the Institute. CI-USP also gifted the Hu Qiao University delegation a book on the history of Chinese in Fiji. Both parties agreed to strengthen the communication and cooperation in aspects like recruitment and teaching in the near future.