In the morning of June 27th, 2016, the opening ceremony of "China-Myanmar Cultural Week" was held on the first floor of Jewelry College of Baoshan University.
More than 110 representatives from Myanmar Yangon University, Mandalay University, Mithra University, Myitkyina University, capital university of economics and business, Shanghai University of Electric Power, Dali University, Honghe University, Pu 'er University and other famous universities at home and abroad participated in this activity.
Mr. Oo Soe Paing, Consul General of Myanmar in Kunming, Dr. Pho Kaung, President of Yangon University, Professor Khin Phyu Phyu Aye, President of Mitila University, Professor Zaw Kya, Vice President of Myitkyina University, Professor Naw Dolly Wilbur of Mandalay University, Mr.Khin Maung Sann of Mandalay Myanmar-China Friendship Association, Mr. Bum Yun, President of Myitkyina Jewelry Merchants Association, Ms. Xu Fang, Vice President of capital university of economics and business, Ms. Li Yanling, Deputy Secretary of Party Committee of Shanghai University of Electric Power, Ms. Liao Xiaoshan, Governor of Yunnan Province, Mr. Duan Lin, inspector of the Provincial Federation of Returned Overseas Chinese, Mr. Li Xiaobing, Vice President of Dali University, Mr. Zhang Canbang, Assistant President of Honghe University, Mr. Li Shengping, Assistant President of Pu 'er University, Mr. Li Zonghua, Vice Mayor of Baoshan Municipal People's Government and Mr. Li Zhigang, Party Secretary of Baoshan University attended the opening ceremony. Zhao Zhou, deputy secretary of the Party Committee and president of Baoshan College, presided over.
At the opening ceremony, Mr. Li Zhigang, Mr. Oo Soe Paing, Ms. Liao Xiaoshan, Mr. Li Zonghua, Dr.Pho Kaung and Professor Xu Fang delivered speeches for the opening ceremony respectively.
The friendship between China and Myanmar is profound, and the friendly exchanges between the two peoples have a long history. Since 2008, Baoshan University has had increasingly frequent exchanges and cooperation with Myanmar higher education institutions, colleges and universities, non-governmental organizations and jewelry associations. In recent years, it has organized friendly visits with Myanmar Yangon Foreign Studies University, Mandalay Yunhua Teachers College, Fuqing School, Jewelry Association, Overseas Chinese Association, Chinese education institutions, etc. Every year, it sends teachers to Myanmar Chinese schools to carry out on-the-job education and training, and sends students to Myanmar to study. This "China-Myanmar Culture Week" will hold art performances, China-Myanmar higher education exchange and cooperation symposium, experience of Chinese traditional culture, signing ceremony of strategic cooperation, etc., to further expand the road of China-Myanmar cultural exchange, help each other and seek common development.