Chris Fraser OBE joins China Talk

We are delighted to be working with Chris Fraser OBE who has been providing invaluable guidance to the business, in particular the new internship programme. Chris has more than 30 years experience in Foreign Direct Investment. He pioneered China outbound investment...

A Chinese intern can open doors for you

Would your business benefit from language, cultural and communication support from a Chinese native speaker on a short term basis? While many businesses in the North East are looking to enter or expand into the Chinese market, permanently recruiting a Chinese speaker...

Read all about it in The Chairman’s Bao

I was recently introduced to Sean McGibney, a Mandarin speaker and entrepreneur who has co-founded The Chairman’s Bao. This website is a brilliant resource for learning Chinese and practising reading characters with material based on current media events and...

China Talk is 8 years old

China Talk Ltd was first registered in 2007 when I organised an adult nightclass in Sedgefield, County Durham to run for a ‘lucky’ 8 weeks. I was amazed that in a rural village in north east England, 12 people booked a place on my course, of which 7 were teachers....

Moon cakes can be tasty!

Our new website launch coincided with this year’s Mid Autumn Festival, which falls on the 15th day (full moon) of the 8th month in the Chinese traditional lunar calendar.  I attended an event at Newcastle University, organised by UK Trade and Investment and the...

Welcome to our new website

Welcome to the new China Talk website! 欢迎光临China Talk的新网站! Our new site has been updated to better reflect what China Talk does and how we think.  We would like to see: - More competent British speakers of Chinese in place to support sales activities for China exports...