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Latest Updated by2008-04-02 16:18:50
 

The appraisal activities for the 4th Yangcheng Friendship Awards officially concluded on March 29. Fourteen foreign experts in Guangzhou from the United States, Canada, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, France and Belgium were awarded the 4th Guangzhou Friendship Awards, Guangzhou's top official laurels for foreign talents.

The Yangcheng Friendship Award is specially established by Guangzhou Government for foreign experts working in Guangzhou, the top laurels awarded to foreign talents by Guangzhou Government. Guangzhou held three rounds of appraisals in 1996, 2001 and 2004, 32 foreign experts in total were awarded these special laurels.

With more and more foreign professionals living and working in Guangzhou, the Guangzhou Foreign Experts Bureau sponsored the appraisal activities for the 4th Yangcheng Friendship Award in 2007 to commend the outstanding contributions made by these experts in Guangzhou's economic construction and social development.

Winner List of the 4th Yangcheng Friendship Award

Name

Company

Gender

Age

Nationality

Position

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Robert Dove

Guangzhou Pearl River Piano Group Ltd.

Male

64

USA

Consultant

2003

Marc De Schutter

Guangzhou Puratos Food CY Ltd.

Male

53

Belgium

General Manager

1995

Gordon Low

Guangzhou Children's Hospital

Male

74

Australia

Honorary Professor

2004

Ronald Houston

Guangzhou Refrigerated Foods Ltd.

Male

56

New Zealand

General Manager

1999

Girani Frederic Sebastien

Guangzhou University

Male

34

France

French Teacher

2002

Tetsuo Arikawa

Guangzhou Toyota Motor Co., Ltd.

Male

52

Japan

Factory Manager

2005

Kadota Makoto

Dongfeng Nissan Passenger Vehicle Company

Male

57

Japan

Manager of Manufacturing Department

2003

Yun Deng

Guangzhou Opera Institute

Female

60

USA

Honorary President

2003

Adam Reza Shafii

China Southern Airlines Company Ltd.

Male

47

USA

Resident Manager

2003

Ron Jundi

BlueScope Building Guangzhou Ltd.

Male

63

USA

General Manager

2006

Jon Ransom

Guangzhou Huamei International School

Male

29

Canada

English Teacher

2004

Yoshihide Uno

Guangzhou Pacific Tinplate Co., Ltd.

Male

49

Japan

Vice General Manager of Production Department

2003

Do Duc Cuong

GRG Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Male

59

USA

Consultant

2003

Satoshi Kikuchi

Guangzhou Kingfa Science & Technology Ltd.

Male

63

Japan

Consultant of General Manager

2005

(Translated by Guangzhou Association of Foreign Affairs Translators)

Source : english.gz.gov.cn

 
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