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The 2001 ASIALEX Biennial Conference

8-10 August 2001, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

Newsletter 3 -- June 1998

Newsletter 3

Newsletter 1 -- April 1997

From AMY CHI <>
Wed, 4 Jun 1997

 Call for Membership

Dear colleagues,

ASIALEX, the Asian Association for Lexicography, was formally
inaugurated on March 29th in Hong Kong at the presence of invited
representatives from AFRILEX, AUSTRALEX and EURALEX, the
Lexicographical Association of China, and the Lexicographical
Association of India.

On the last day of the conference which was organised by the Hong Kong
University of Science and Technology entitled "Dictionaries in Asia:
research and pedagogical implications" (Saturday 29th), the first AGM
of ASIALEX was held.

Members of the first Committee elected by the conference
participants are as follows:

Executive Committee (1997/99)

President Professor HUANG Jianhua Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, P. R. China Vice-President Professor Sangsup LEE Yonsei University, Korea Fax:2-393-5001 Honorary Secretary Ms. Amy CHI HK University of Science & Technology, Hong Kong Honorary Treasurer Dr. Steven LUK The Commercial Press (HK) Ltd, Hong Kong Committee Members Dr. Turki DIAB University of Jordan, Jordan Postal address: Faculty of Education Sciences University of Jordan Anman, Jordan Dr. LU Gusun Fudan University, P. R. China Mr. Yukio TONO Tokyo Gakugei University, Japan Membership is open to all interested in furthering the objectives of the Association, which are to promote lexicography of and in Asia. If you wish to become a member, or want to know more about ASIALEX, please contact the Hon. Secretary AMY CHI at LCAMYCHI@USTHK.UST.HK or by mail to: Amy Chi Language Centre Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Clear Water Bay Kowloon Hong Kong We look forward to hearing from you soon. ASIALEX Executive Committee

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