The Fiji Ambassador to China, H.E. Mr. Esala Teleni Visited CI-USP
The Fiji Ambassador to China, Esala Teleni paid a courtesy visit to the Confucius Institute (CI) at the University of the South Pacific on May 5 to promote Fiji’s relationship with Chinese universities in the area of education. Accompanied by the Director, Ms. Joan Yee and the Chinese Director Professor Li Denggui, Mr. Teleni visited CI office and modern teaching equipments of the Confucius Institute.
Mr. Teleni had a cordial talk with everyone. Professor Li Denggui showed a warm welcome to Mr. Teleni and reviewed the progress since the establishment of the CI-USP’s in details. The Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Law and Education, Dr. Akanisi Kedrayate said, “We would like to thank you for visiting the universities in China and promoting USP. We are glad that your efforts have created stronger bonds between USP and the universities in China,”
At last, Mr. Teleni thanked CI for the warm welcome and expressed that CI is a gateway not only to Fiji but also to the region in terms of teaching Chinese language courses and promoting Chinese culture. Mr. Teleni also said he was delighted and honored that many people have been contributing towards strengthening the friend relationship between Fiji, China and the South Pacific Region.