Sergio Maffettone: My Chengdu Story


    Richard Deutl: My Chengdu Story


    Jean-Francois Vallee: My Chengdu Story


    My Chengdu Story


    My Sichuan experiences


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  • Sergio Maffettone: My Chengdu Story

    Chengdu, capital city of the Sichuan province is a territory of our constituency and a second home to me.

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  • Richard Deutl: My Chengdu Story

    My name is Richard Deutl,originally from Austria, having worked for Starwood Hotels & Resorts for 28 years and almost 10 years in China and proud to serve as General Manager of The St. Regis Chengdu which opened on 4th of September 2014, exactly 110 years after the first St. Regis New York.

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  • Bill Fisher: My Chengdu Story

    My first encounter with Chengdu was a misty weekend in November. My company had suggested that to further my career I might consider relocating to Chengdu from Beijing, and before jumping into the assignment, I wanted to see what I would be getting into.

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  • Jean-Francois Vallee: My Chengdu Story

    In January 2008, I decided to pack my bags and move to Chengdu to build a studio from the ground up, starting with fresh graduates and a handful of senior people.

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  • Victor Paul Borg: My Chengdu

    Nine years ago, upon arrival in Chengdu, I knew nothing about the city and its ethos.

  • Jean-Philippe Trottier: My Chengdu story

    I have an interesting relationship with Chengdu, one that I would not have expected when I first came to China 12 years ago.

  • My Chengdu story

    Ni Hao! My name is Simona. I was a Management Science exchange student for 6 months in Chengdu.

  • Chengdu's treasures

    When you hear about Chengdu, you might immediately think of pandas, majong (麻将), hot-pot or other red-colored spicy food.

  • Seeing Chengdu through the eyes of visitors

    "It's all so modern!” my sister exclaims in amazement as we ride in the taxi from the Chengdu airport to the hotel.

  • My Chengdu Story

    I'm from South Korea. I went to Chengdu in 2013. Chengdu is a city which has pandas. That was the only thing I knew about the city then.

  • My Chengdu dream

    Since I was a child I dreamed to visit China, especially the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding.

  • Love and romance brought me to Chengdu

    I'm British and I’m very into Chinese culture and I am engaged to a beatiful Chinese girl studying in England.