Only working days
From February 1 to 4, XuLin，General Director of the Office of Chinese Language Council international (Hanban) paid a visit to England at the invitation of the Examination Committee of the University of Cambridge. During the visit, the delegates conducted a detailed study on various foreign language examinations held at the University of Cambridge and the current state of Chinese examinations in Britain as well as held a discussion with Michael Milanovic, CEO of the Foreign Language Examination Department of the University of Cambridge. After friendly consultation, the two sides signed a letter of intent for cooperation on researching and developing Chinese tests in Britain and expanding the British market.
On the afternoon of the 2nd, the delegates were invited to attend the speech given by Premier Wen Jiabao in the University of Cambridge.