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Ambassador Zhao Yongchen Attended the Handover Ceremony of Books Granted by Chinese Embassy to TAMCC
2020/02/20

On 18th February 2020, Chinese Ambassador to Grenada H.E. Dr.Zhao Yongchen attended a Handover Ceremony of Books Granted by Chinese Embassy to TAMCC, and signed the MOU on Chinese Ambassador Scholarship with Dr. Jeffrey Britton, Principal of TAMCC. Hon. Pamela Moses, Minister with Responsibility for Tertiary Education, Skills Development and Education Outreach, TAMCC faculty and students, media friends were present.

 

In his speech, Ambassador Zhao Yongchen pointed out that, to present book to others with remaining fragrance forever. These books present well-selected profiles of Chinese culture in a vivid manner. He hopes that readers can gain happiness, wisdom, and a better understanding of China with these books.

 

At the ceremony, the Chinese Ambassador granted 57,000.00 EC Dollars this year as Chinese Ambassador Scholarship to TAMCC students, to award 30 students for their outstanding academic performances and assist 40 students who are in great need of financial aid. He hopes this can help those students on their way to fulfil dreams. The Chinese Ambassador also hopes more and more students could study and master Chinese language and culture, and make more contributions to China-Grenada friendship and future.

 

Dr. Jeffrey Britton, Principal of TAMCC, expressed his gratitude for the long-term support and assistance from the Chinese Embassy and the Government of the People's Republic of China for all the efforts to ensure the vitality and ascending growth of cooperation and goodwill. He said these books would act as a medium for expanding and deepening the China-Grenada cultural and educational exchanges.

After the ceremony, Ambassador Zhao and Hon. Minister Pamela Moses, accompanied by the Principal Dr.Britton , toured the library and the Confucius Classroom , and witnessed the unveiling of a plaque in recognition of TAMCC as an approved Test Centre for Chinese Proficiency Text(HSK).

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