Monday, June 18, 2007

Chairman Mao's interpreter to visit M'sia soon

The former official Chinese-English interpreter for the legendary Chairman Mao Zedong (1893-1976) and Premier Zhou Enlai (1898-1976), "Nancy" Tang Wensheng will be visiting Malaysia from June 24 to 26. Madam Tang, now 66, will also attend a public dinner on June 25 in Kuala Lumpur to commemorate the 33th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Malaysia and New China in 1974. Those who are interested to participate and meet the New York-born linguist can contact the Secretariat of the Malaysia-China Friendship Association via (Tel) 03-21411278 or (Fax) 03-21411406.

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