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Taiwan rep heading home to promotion

Taiwan rep heading home to promotion

Energy, trade, parliamentary pursuits kept Bruce Linghu busy in year-long posting.


Algerian ambassador comes full circle in Ottawa

Returning to the city nearly 40 years after first international posting 'mesmerizing.'


Taiwanese diplomat gobbles up Canadian politics

The new head of Taiwan’s information division has spent the last year building his parliamentary Rolodex.


Slovak envoy kept the paper flowing to the end

Deputy took advantage of great outdoors.


Ghanaian envoy’s Canadian ties run deep

It all started with two high school teachers in the 1970s.


Swedish deputy made the most of his posting

His family connected with Canadians through the arts.


Next stop: Paris, for Austrian deputy

Head of Austrian Cultural Forum keen to sink teeth into European bilateral politics, but will miss the Canadian lifestyle.


Mind the gap

Laura Dawson is keen to improve Canada-US ties at the Wilson Center; Afghan chargé wants strategic partnership; recent Canadian diplomatic appointments.


Big history, big civilization

Mongolia's ambassador wants to share his cultural heritage.


Canada a priority country for Paraguay's president

Paraguayan ambassador all about hospitality and co-operation; Canadian named director of Canada Institute in Washington.


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