(By Chinese Embassy in Dominican)
On December 8th, the new Chinese Ambassador of the People's
Republic of China to the Commonwealth of Dominica H.E. Deng Boqing
paid a courtesy call upon Mr. Lennox Honychurch, a famous Dominican
historian. H.E. Ambassador Deng briefed Mr. Honychurch on China's
history and latest developments in such areas of culture, education
Mr. Honychurch said he is interested in the splendid Chinese
civilization over a history of 5000 years. "The establishment of
the diplomatic ties between Dominica and China was a great event in
Dominican history. I will record the friendly and cooperative
relations between the two countries in my new book to be
published", the historian said.
Mr. Honychurch is the most influential and respected historian,
author, artist and journalist in Dominica whose publications
include the Dominican History, the Caribbean People, Our Island
Culture, Dominica: Isle of Adventure and so on.