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2021
05/10
2021 OCAC Distance Learning Program for Mandarin Teachers (for Europe and Africa)
In order to provide online in-service training for Mandarin teachers in Europe and Africa, helping them improve their professional skills, the Overseas Community Affairs Council held "2021 OCAC Distance Learning Program for Mandarin Teachers (for Europe and Africa)", at National Taiwan Normal University(NTNU) Extension School of Continuing Education from March 29th to April 19th. In total, 59 Mandarin teachers from different nationalities have participated in this program, including South Africa, Belgium, Luxembourg, Austria, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland, Germany, France, and the United Kingdom.  This program focuses on three topics, namely, "Distance Learning Application," "E-learning Materials Demonstration," "Online Mandarin Teaching." In addition, the NTNU faculty team has customized a series of cross-cultural and interdisciplinary courses to suit the Mandarin teachers worldwide. The synchronous online learning has been beneficial to the online resource and information sharing as well as encourage the teaching demonstration and discussion between the participants. All the participants have expressed that they benefited greatly from this three-week program, and since the channel of Mandarin teaching exchange and communication have been strengthened, these Mandarin teachers have become more confident of Mandarin promotion in the future. The closing ceremony was hosted by Yu-O Jung, the director-general of the Department of Education Affairs of OCAC. During the ceremony, Ms. Jung appreciated the participants dedicating to Mandarin education and it is expected that the Mandarin teachers will share the information learned in this program with their students or encourage them to pursue advanced Mandarin study in Taiwan.  In the post-epidemic era, OCAC is going to integrate the resource of universities to hold a variety of training programs online, such as "Online MA Program in Teaching Mandarin as a Foreign Language," also, the audio-visual materials will be uploaded to "www.HuayuWorld.org" of OCAC for the promotion of Mandarin education.
2021
05/10
World Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce Junior Chapter 27th Semi-annual Conference - Physical and online meetings smoothly held simultaneously Conference came to a successful close
The World Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce Junior Chapter's 27th Semi-annual Conference was held at the Grand Hotel Taipei on March 23, 2021. It was chaired by president Kailin Huang and attended by Overseas Community Affairs (OCAC) Minister Chen-yuan Tung, legislator Yu-hsia Wen, president of the World Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce Hui-teng Liang, and others. Over 100 young entrepreneurs from around the world attended physically or online, overcoming time difference. Participation was lively and the conference came to a successful conclusion.
2021
04/27
List of winners announced for the OCAC's first Global Junior Entrepreneurship Stars Selection
The Overseas Community Affairs Council (OCAC) first Global Junior Entrepreneurship  Stars Selection received an enthusiastic response from overseas compatriots and attracted many entries. The decision of the judges was announced on April 6, with 30 having the honor of being named Global Junior Entrepreneurship  Stars.  Congratulations to the winning participants.  The OCAC invited a panel of judges, who made their selection based on the four indicators of the organizational position, operational innovation, marketing and financial governance of the junior entrepreneurs’ enterprises. Of the 30 outstanding winners, 13 were women and 17 men; the performance and potential of female entrepreneurs showed they can keep up with the men. An attending judge said that all the participants performed outstandingly; it is by no means easy to develop a business overseas. This competition is intended to encourage them to develop their business and deepen links with Taiwan and, as such, is very meaningful. OCAC Minister Tung Cheng-yuan pointed out that young entrepreneurs are Taiwan’s treasure trove and they have unlimited future potential. To assist young entrepreneurs around the world grow strong and link the advantages of Taiwan and the overseas community to increase their power and capabilities, the OCAC held the Global Junior Entrepreneurship  Stars Selection for the first time this year, inviting young entrepreneurs aged under 40 who are persons in charge or senior managers of overseas enterprises to compete against each other.  The winners will be given one-on-one business planning, operation and marketing consulting and advice on methods by a Taiwan consulting company and mentor; in future, the enterprises will be promoted and experience shared through various media channels. Also, the OCAC will combine with the Overseas Compatriot Junior Entrepreneur Venture Capital Program of the World Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce (WTCC) to provide overseas young entrepreneurs with the funding they need. The Global Junior Entrepreneurship  Stars this time all qualify to apply for the Overseas Compatriot Junior Entrepreneur Venture Capital Fund chaired by honorary president Yang Hsin and can obtain a loan of up to USD100,000 interest-free. The list of winners is as follows: (in order of number of strokes in the Chinese names): Ting Yi-chen (Kizuki International/Seattle, US)、 Chiang Wang(HAO HAO (S.A.R.L)/France)、 Chiayu Wu(MVP Fastlane/California, US)、 Daniel Tu(RDI, INC/Chicago, US)、 Lin Sheng-xiang (Macro Products,Macro Inc./ California, US)、 Cortilia Lin(Kyalio Pte Ltd/Frankfurt, Germany)、 Lin Yang-yi (Hai Ye Tea Co. / Ho Chi Minh City)、 Lin Zi-wei (First Property/Philippines)、 Duff Lin (Sunwide Master Pty Ltd/Melbourne Australia)、 Amanda Ma (Innovate Marketing Group,Inc./ California, US)、 Yuan Shao-ting (Force Tech Co./Ho Chi Minh City)、 Hung Kuo-chin (Juzhan Co., Ltd. /Myanmar)、 Winnie Wen-Chiung Yen (Causeway Mercantile Ltd/Vancouver, Canada)、 Sophia Huang (Eternity Wealth Advisors LLC/California, US)、 Huang Yen-lin (H2O Clinical, LLC dba Firma clinical Research, LLC/Maryland, US)、 Yale Huang (KUS USA, Inc./Miami, US)、 Christina Huang (DISCOVERER SAS/France)、 Huang Lu-yi (Nasco Sanitaryware/Thailand)、 Yang Shun-kai (PT. CANA HARDWARE INDUSTRY/Indonesia)、 Hakeem Yang (COSMAL Manufacturing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd./Malacca, Malaysia)、 Anya (Yatzu) Cheng (Taelor /California, US)、 Simon Yeh (Y3L Pty Ltd Trading As "Kind+" KindPlus/Brisbane, Australia)、 Kuo Yi-ling (BELLA MEDICAL SUPPLIES PTY LTD/Melbournbe, Australia)、 Johnson Yeh (Yeh's Group/Sydney, Australia) Hsieh Yu-wen (Deerland Tea/ Berlin, Germany)、 Zhong Ya-peng (bhv Verlag Gmbh/Frankfurt, Germany)、 Tai Feng-I (COX Analytical Systems Sweden AB/Sweden)、 Jenny Chien (American Dream Homes, Inc./ Florida,US)、 Roye Chien (Ho-Team Construction Co.,Ltd/Dong Nai Province, Vietnam) Chienwei-hung (Best Sun Technology Ltd/Hanoi City) The winners of the Global Junior Entrepreneurship  Stars Selection have been announced in Business Taiwan-World.Net on the official OCAC website. Everyone is welcome to read and share.