“Last Thursday, May 11, the fifth conference of the Cycle of Great Conferences on China: “The Importance of Cultural Exchange in Sino-Portuguese Relations” was held at the Macau Scientific and Cultural Center in Lisbon. The RDMC was honored to be present and to hear more about the history, current situation and prospects of cultural exchange between the two countries.
“Relations between countries are based on the friendship of their peoples, and friendship results from exchange and mutual knowledge.” In the long historical relations between China and Portugal, cultural exchange played an irreplaceable role in promoting the development of bilateral relations And deepening the friendship between the two peoples. Today, relations between China and Portugal are on track. Exchange and cooperation in the cultural field is an important part of the pragmatic cooperation between the two countries, thus encouraging the deepening of the Sino-Portuguese Global Strategic Partnership. ”
With the presence of Hon. Mr. Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Portugal, Cai Run; And the Cultural Counselor of the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Portugal, Mr. Shu Jianping and the Director of the Diplomatic Institute, Ambassador José de Freitas Ferraz, this conference also had an audience composed of several guests, distinguished personalities and experts in the area Of the cultural exchange of both countries. “