Employees in Financial Street Show English Talent
Co-hosted by the Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Xicheng District People’s Government of Beijing Municipality and Beijing Financial Street Chamber of Commerce, 2018 Financial Street English Talent Show was held in the Financial Street. 91 employees from 17 financial institutions in the Financial Street performed English songs, English poetry reading, musical, and other various-style programs, bringing a wonderful audio-visual feast to the audience.
With the theme of "Financial opening——Dream, World, Exchange", the 2018 Financial Street English Talent Show is also one of the series of Xicheng District "Citizens Speak Foreign Language" – Professional English Training and Upgrading Year events. As a positive response to the country’s policies on financial openness, the talent show highlights the international style of financial institutions in Xicheng District and promotes cultural exchanges between them.
17 financial institutions brought performances, such as English song Nothing’s gonna change my love for you by the People’s Bank of China, English poetry reading Youth by the National Council for Social Security Fund, a medley of English songs This is FOTIC by China Foreign Economy and Trade Trust Co., Ltd. (FOTIC), English poetry reading The Memorial to the Emperor on Dispatching Troops, etc.
After 25 years of development, Beijing Financial Street has now become a gathering place with active international exchanges and prominent international influence for major international organizations, including 143 world-leading foreign financial institutions and international organizations, including the Silk Road Fund, Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, etc. In order to better comply with the country’s policies on financial openness, the organizers of the talent show stated that the event is just a beginning. The Foreign and Overseas Chinese Affairs Office of Xicheng District People’s Government and Beijing Financial Street Chamber of Commerce will make a positive contribution to the capital’s international language environment and work together to build the Financial Street as a beautiful home.