Activities of the MCFS 2010

January 2010:

The annual New Year Dinner of the Malta China Friendship Society was held at the Radisson Bay Point Resort in St. Julian's.  The event was a big success with many members and friends attending.  Guest of honour was the new Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, H.E. Mr. Zhang Keyuan.


April 2010:

The Malta China Friendship Society organised a Photographic Exhibition entitled the "Voice of Friendship" with the theme being 38 years Malta-China Relations.  It took the Society 8 months of hard work and research to find all the historical photos, some of which had to be brought from China.  The Exhibition was held at the Chinese Cultural Centre in Melita Street, Valletta and was opened by the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China, H.E. Mr. Zhang Keyuan.  The numerous guests who attended included many Ambassadors resident in Malta, former Presidents of the Republic, Dr Guido De Marco and Dr Edward Fenech Adami, Dr Joseph Muscat, Leader of the Opposition and many other distinguished personalities.  Mr Reno Calleja, President of the MCFS and who was the motor behind this event also addressed the guests at the Opening.

July 2010:

The Executive Committee of the Malta China Friendship Society, led by Vice Chairman Mr Joseph Vella, paid a courtesy visit to His Excellency Dr George Abela, President of the Republic of Malta on the 26th July 2010.  The cordial meeting served as an occasion for His Excellency to get to know better our Association and our work.  A cash donation  on behalf of the MCFS was presented to Dr Abela for the Malta Community Chest Fund along with a painting - the work of Mr Joseph Barbara.

November 2010:

Filmshow "Ip Man" with main actor Bruce Lee at the Chinese Cultural Centre