Taiwan university awards eSwatini king honorary degree

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2018/06/09
By: Joseph Yeh

Taipei, June 9 (CNA) King Mswati III of eSwatini on Saturday praised Taiwan for its high-

King Mswati III (center)

quality education as he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by a local university during a graduation ceremony in which his son was one of the graduates.

The king was bestowed with an honorary doctorate in management by the Taipei-based Shih Chien University in recognition of his “remarkable leadership of his country as well as his friendship with the Republic of China (Taiwan),” according to the university’s president Michael Chen (陳振貴).

This is the first honorary degree the university has issued in its 60-year history.

In his remark, King Mswati III expressed gratitude for the rare honor while praising Taiwan for placing such importance on higher education.   [FULL  STORY]

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