The Chinese Union of Zurich (CUZ) opens the curtain for the Swiss International Business Forum 2005: Fascination China with a traditional dragon dance
At the annual Swiss International Business Forum organised by the Business Network Switzerland (osec) held this year on 9 November 2005, a dragon dance accompanied by sonorous gongs and drums symbolically opened this year’s programme focus on China. The dragon dance with its combination of boldness and agility, much like the soaring Chinese economy, captivated the attention of the Forum’s over 600 participants from numerous countries.
Distinguished guests included the Vice-Minister of Commerce Yi Xiaozhun,
Ambassador of the People`s Republic of China in Switzerland Zhu Bangzao , Counsellor of Commerce of the People`s Republic of China in Switzerland Wang Heliang. They joined the State Secretary for Economic Affairs Jean-Daniel Gerber and the Managing Director of the Swiss-Chinese Chamber of Commerce Ms Susan Horvath in thanking the dragon dance team following the performance.
CUZ dragon dance project manager Ms Zhao Juan and CUZ president Ye Haiwen were also present in this performance.