Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global and Confucius Institute Headquarters Renew Joint Cooperation Agreement on Co-Development of Confucius Institute at TAG Global to 2028
AMMAN - HE Dr. Talal Abu-Ghazaleh, chairman of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global (TAG.Global), and Mr. Ma Jianfei, Deputy Chief Executive of Confucius Institute Headquarters, signed the renewal of joint cooperation agreement on co-development of Confucius Institute at TAG.Global (TAG-Confucius Institute) up to 2028.
The renewal of the agreement comes in response to the growing demand for learning Chinese language and culture noting that TAG-Confucius Institute is the first official center for teaching Chinese language and the first official center for conducting Chinese proficiency tests (HSK) in Jordan.
Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh expressed his gratitude and pride in the partnership with Confucius Institute Headquarters and Shenyang Normal University which has been ongoing since 2008. He added that the future will be for China and we should be prepared for the future, underlining his pride that TAG.Global has been offering visa services to Jordanians and Arabs travelling to China, under the supervision of the Chinese Embassy since 2009.
Additionally, Dr. Abu-Ghazaleh noted that the renewal of this agreement comes as response to the growing Sino-Arab relations, especially in economic fields, pointing out that TAG-Confucius Institute is preparing a strategic plan to teach Arabic language in China based on an accredited program and certificate.
TAG-Confucius Institute is located at the premises of Talal Abu-Ghazaleh University College for Innovation on Mecca Street in Amman. It aims at enhancing and promoting teaching of the Chinese language and culture in Jordan based on a cooperation agreement signed between Confucius Institute Headquarters and Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global with Shenyang Normal University as the partner university.
It is worth mentioning that Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Global established five offices in China (Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Guangzhou and Chengdu) offering professional services for more than a quarter of a million Chinese firms since 1972.