Category Archives: China

Dragons with fire in their bellies

In the grand scheme of international education, vocational education and training tend not to feature much. More prestige is afforded to universities.  But Chongqing – the fastest growing city in the world with a city population of 7 million and … Continue reading

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The developing agenda: Wales and Chongqing education interests

A first: Vocational Focus of Chongqing Delegation The Wales-Chongqing Further Education Consortium, led by CollegesWales with eleven of Wales’ colleges in membership, was launched in October 2011 by Wales’ First Minister the Rt Hon Carwyn Jones. Vocational interests In December 2012, … Continue reading

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Wales Week 2012, Chongqing, China: We are as one

Ten students from two of Wales’ further education colleges – Coleg Powys and Coleg Morgannwg – are on a trip of a lifetime, celebrating Wales Week in Chongqing, China (27 February – 3 March 2012), where they are performing a theatre production of … Continue reading

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Wales Week 2012, Chongqing, China: better than the X Factor

Ten students from two of Wales’ further education colleges – Coleg Powys and Coleg Morgannwg – are on a trip of a lifetime, celebrating Wales Week in Chongqing, China (27 February – 3 March 2012), where they are performing a theatre production of … Continue reading

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Wales Week 2012, Chongqing, China: the ‘can do’ city

Ten students from two of Wales’ further education colleges – Coleg Powys and Coleg Morgannwg – are on a trip of a lifetime, celebrating Wales Week in Chongqing, China (27 February – 3 March 2012), where they are performing a theatre production of … Continue reading

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