China’s Envoy Pleased With Mandarin Progress

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The Ministry of Education and the University of the West Indies’ Confucius Institute at Cave Hill, have come in for high praise from new Chinese Ambassador to Barbados, Yan Xiusheng. Mr. Yan, who paid a visit to Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Ronald Jones, on Wednesday, at the Ministry’s headquarters, said he was impressed with the speed with …

China’s Diplomatic Relations Highlights

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Chinese Ambassador Yan Xiusheng, has showered praises on successive Barbados governments for their observance of the One China Policy, while pointing to the myriad achievements to date of the bilateral partnership. He heaped accolades recently on the longstanding relations spanning four decades during a welcome reception and celebration in honour of the Chinese New Year at Accra Beach Resort and …

China & Barbados Pledge To Deepen Relations

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Chinese Ambassador, Yan Xiusheng, has praised Barbados for its observance of the One China Policy over the last four decades, which have seen relations between the two countries develop. He made mention of this while pointing to the successes of the existing relationship during a courtesy call on Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, recently. Ambassador …

BDF Receives Equipment From China

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The Barbados Defence Force (BDF) has received a boost for its disaster preparedness and response capabilities with a donation of equipment from the People’s Republic of China. The BDS $6 million worth of equipment, donated by the People’s Liberation Army, comprises 4×4 vehicles, a mobile kitchen, a refrigerator van, a tractor and a vessel. The items were officially handed over …