January 15, 2019November 4, 2019by Spanishchamin UncategorizedThe Spanish Gala Dinner of 2018 organized by The Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong took place last 29th of November, celebrating Spanish culture and gastronomy. A very important feature at the Gala Dinner is the traditional “Abaco de Oro” or Golden Abacus, which is awarded to a person, company or institution that has specially contributed to increasing the relationship between Spain and Hong Kong. From the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Singapore, we are very happy to congratulate Spanish World Group (previously, Las Lilas), one of our founding members, for being the winner of this award in 2018, thanks to their outstanding work in strengthening the ties between Spain and Hong Kong. Spanish World will continue growing in Hong Kong, opening more schools in the city and preparing the entrance in China for 2020. Their objective for 2023 is getting 30,000 weekly students of Spanish in Asia, becoming the platform of reference for the instruction of the professors in Asia. In the picture, Juan Figar, CEO of Spanish World, receiving the award from Marisa Flores, President of the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.