Discovering Lanzhou

By Lara Marzo, Insight China Delegate

After four exiting days in Beijing we continued our journey with a two day visit in Lanzhou, the capital and largest city of the Gansu Province. Lanzhou is located in the northwest of China and from west to east flows the Yellow River through the city. It is famous for its beef noodle soup and the Zhongshan bridge.

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Old Meets New in Beijing

By Philippe Muff, Insight China PR Team 

The pivotal capital of China was the first destination of this year’s Insight China program. On the day of our arrival, after battling our jet lag and satisfying our hunger, we soon visited the Embassy of Switzerland.

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Art and Culture in Beijing

By Cyril Schwarz, Insight China Delegate

Beijing awaited us with a diverse program consisting of cultural highlights and political insights. We even had the chance to visit ChemChina, the biggest Chinese agripharmaceutical company and acquirer of Syngenta. On Saturday we enjoyed a beautiful hike on the Great Wall that gave us an idea of how impressive this construction is.

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Martina Fuchs Audio Interview

After taking part in the panel discussion on Thursday, 13th February of the Preparatory Seminar, Martina Fuchs of CNNMoney Switzerland stayed a little longer with the PR-team, Changeetha Chandresegaran and Philippe Muff.

Listen to her, offering insights into her passions for language and culture as well as talking about her professional life. In addtion, she gives valuable tips for living a successful life and takeaways about doing business in China.

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Interview Excerpt with Uli Sigg, Preparatory Seminar 2019

On Tuesday, 12th February the participiants of Insight China 2019 had the great opportunity to attend an interview and Q&A session with China expert and art collector Uli Sigg. Listen in to the beginning of the interview where Nadine Hitz from the project team inquires about Mr. Sigg’s first contact with China and then the education system of China as well as its comparison with the Swiss model.

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