FEU students experience “Chinese on the Go”

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Far Eastern University (FEU) Institute of Accounts, Business and Finance (IABF) Manila and IABF Training And Management Services (IABF-TAMS) and the National Sun Yat Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Taiwan Education Center (TEC) Philippines for “Chinese on the Go” jointly held the “Free Business Mandarin Language Training” held last July 2 to 13, 2018 for selected business and finance students.

The 10 day- 30 hour training were participated in by 42 IABF students from different year levels. It included the Mandarin language course, a Cultural course on the introduction of different Chinese teas, Calligraphy, and Learning Chinese by singing.

“By learning the Mandarin language, our students will be able to understand the Chinese culture and equip themselves with correct pronunciation, vocabulary, and sentence structures so they can confidently communicate, interact, and do business with Chinese nationals,” Dr. Joey P. Tem, Associate Dean of IABF said

The objectives of this training program are to enrich IABF’s international linkages; equip business students with the basics of Mandarin language and to familiarize them with Chinese culture.

From left to right of front row: Minister James Chiu, Deputy Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office  (TECO) in the Philippines, Mr. Jerry Chuang , Press Division Director, Mr. Arthur Yang, Coastguard Attache,  Mr. Lorenzo Ramos , Executive Assistant, Mr. Richmond Huang, Manager, Taiwan Education Center, Ms. Shih Yuan (second row left),  Mandarin Teacher, National  Sun Yat Sen University, Dr. Myrna Quinto, VPAD,  Dr. Alma Vicentina V. Dela Cruz, Dean, IABF,  Ms. Leah  Ballares, Academic Development Coordinator, Linkages and Student Mobility,  Dr. Joey P. Tem, Associate Dean, IABF

From left to right of front row: Minister James Chiu, Deputy Representative of Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in the Philippines, Mr. Jerry Chuang , Press Division Director, Mr. Arthur Yang, Coastguard Attache, Mr. Lorenzo Ramos , Executive Assistant, Mr. Richmond Huang, Manager, Taiwan Education Center, Ms. Shih Yuan (second row left), Mandarin Teacher, National Sun Yat Sen University, Dr. Myrna Quinto, VPAD, Dr. Alma Vicentina V. Dela Cruz, Dean, IABF, Ms. Leah Ballares, Academic Development Coordinator, Linkages and Student Mobility, Dr. Joey P. Tem, Associate Dean, IABF

FEU- IABF is committed to producing quality graduates possessing skills that meet the needs of the industry. The Institute helps graduates to be successful in their chosen fields through exposure and opportunity to learn different languages and cultures that are believed to be essential in the workplace.