Archives for May 2011

Extension of Cooperatives in Zhangye District, 2008-10

In 2006 to 2008, two NZCFS projects established 29 cooperatives in Shandan county, enhancing the capacity of Shandan to serve as a model county for cooperative promotion, and establishing Shandan Bailie School as a centre for cooperative training. A further project was implemented from September 2008 to June 2010 to extend the establishment of model cooperatives in four … [Read more...]

Auckland Branch Newsletter – April 2011

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Rotorua Branch Newsletter May 2011

GREETINGS TO ALL                                                        OUR MAY MEETING WILL BE: DATE: Sunday 22 MAY 2011 TIME: 12:30 PM - Start time for a shared lunch VENUE: ARTS VILLAGE (RAVE) - Eric Bridgman Lounge This month our Guest Speaker is Su Ellis and Family. They lived in China from 1998 to early 2008. Their four children were aged 2 - 12 when they left New … [Read more...]

NZCFS Tauranga AGM Report 2011

NZCFS Tauranga Branch Presidents Report March 2011 2010, 2011 has provided the Branch with a variety of interesting and enriching activities and projects.   In May John Hodgson and I attended the CFS National Conference in Hamilton, as delegates. Peter Cornwall joined us, and Margaret Cooper was on the National Exec. The Conference had a new format, that I found … [Read more...]

Hibiscus Coast branch newsletter, May 2011

Please click here to download our May newsletter HBC Friends News May 2011.  It contains an article entitled: "Extracts from the diary of two tourists in Yangshuo (near Guilin), Guangxi province". … [Read more...]

Hibiscus Coast branch newsletter – May, 2011

Please click here to download a pdf file of our May, 2011 newsletter HBC Friends News May 2011. … [Read more...]


Date: Wednesday 25 May Time: 7.00pm - 9:30pm Venue: Committee Room One, Wellington City Council, 101 Wakefield Street (please note the venue change, moved back to Wellington City Council meeting room.) 7.00pm - Chinese Documentary: I wish I knew 海上传奇(hai shang chuan qi) [2010] Focuses on the people, their stories and architecture spanning from … [Read more...]

NZCFS Wellington Branch May Newsletter

AT OUR NEXT BRANCH MEETING Dr Paul McDonald will speak on “Maoism versus Confucianism: Competing Ideological Influences on Modern Chinese Business Leaders” Paul McDonald, PhD, is a Senior Lecturer in the Victoria Management School, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, where he teaches courses in organizational behaviour, organizational design, and leadership. He … [Read more...]

Shaanxi Delegation Visits Rotorua

On 20 April 2011 the Rotorua Branch of the China Friendship Society had the pleasure of hosting a delegation of 6 government representatives from Shaanxi Province China. They included a Senior Advisor, Deputy Director General of the Financial Department, First Deputy Mayor of Tongchuan, Deputy Chief of General Office, Chairman of Shaanxi Hongrui Group, and their interpreter … [Read more...]