A delegation led by Jiang Qingzhe, Party secretary of the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE), visited France and Argentina in November 2017 to strengthen exchange and cooperation with the university's partners.
They paid visits to the Université de Paris I, Ecole Supérieure du Commerce Extérieur (ESCE), and Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero of Argentina from Nov. 22 to Nov. 27, 2017.
In France, Jiang met with Jean Audouard, president of ESCE, in Paris on Nov. 23, reaching consensus on deepening cooperation around facilitating student exchange, upgrading training programs and applying to set up a Confucius Institute. Both sides agreed to sign a new cooperation agreement based on the existing framework agreement at the relevant time.
The delegation then visited Université de Paris I and met with president Georges Haddad on Nov. 24. The two sides renewed the agreement on a Master of Business Administration program and signed a comprehensive academic cooperation.
In Argentina, Jiang met with Anibal Y. Jozami, president of Universidad Nacional de Tres de Febrero on Nov. 27. The two agreed to cooperate on regional research, student exchange and co-hosting international conferences.
The delegation also visited the economic counselor's offices of the Chinese embassies in both France and Argentina and met the UIBE alumni association in France.(Li Yang)