CCTC Welcoming Jiangmen Culture Delegation Visiting Canada (May 25, 2010)

A delegation of 5 led by Ms. WANG Xiao, Member of the CPC Standing Committee of Jiangmen City, visited Toronto from May 25 to 27, 2010. Dr. You-Zhi Tang, Chairman of CCTC, and Geoff Kwok, Director of CCTC, held a welcome banquet for the visiting guests from Jiangmen on May 25. Consul SUN Yongjian from the Chinese Consulate General in Toronto attended the event. Local celebrities in participation included Dr. John Hui, Chairman of the Chinese Alliance for Newcomers to Canada; Boris Chen, Chairman of Canada-China Environmental Cooperation Council; Art Zhou, President of Canada China Culture Council; David Chen, Vice President of the Chinese Business Chamber of Canada; Andy Mu, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Singtao Daily; Harry Wang, CEO of Norstar Times; Mark Huang, Chief Editor of North American Times; and Thomas Lv, Chief Editor of North American Life.

The Honorable Michael Chan, MPP, Ontario Minister of Culture and Tourism, and Godwin Chan, Councillor, Richmond Hill, came to meet and greet the delegates from China.

The event was widely reported by local Chinese newspapers and websites.