- CNTV English - CCTV News

Chinese scholars' delegation spreads Tibetan culture in Chile

08-18-2010 16:24 BJT

SANTIAGO, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- The visit of Chinese scholars specialized in Tibetan studies has great significance as it provided an opportunity for Chileans to know better about Tibet, director of the delegation said Tuesday.

Hao Shiyuan, who is also the deputy secretary-general of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said most scholars of his delegation come from Tibet.

Joaquin Montes, director for the Asia-Pacific Department of the Chilean Foreign Ministry, said the Chinese scholars introduced a modern Tibet to Chileans in a vivid and comprehensible way and enhanced their understanding about the region.

The Chinese scholars have held seminars on the history, culture and economic development of Tibet at the Presidential Palace, the Foreign Ministry and universities in Chile.

The delegation, which arrived in Chile on Monday, has visited Mexico and is scheduled to visit the Chilean parliament.

Editor:Du Xiaodan |Source: Xinhua

Hot Videos view more

The celebrations are still continuing as the victorious coach, Joachim Loew, has been honored for his achievement in his hometown of Freiburg.
Germany coach Loew honored in hometown of Freiburg

Chinese men´s national team continued its preparations for next year´s Asian Cup, as they managed a one-all draw against visitors Jordan during a football friendly in Harbin, the capital city of Northeast China´s Heilongjiang Province.
China held to 1-1 draw by Jordan

The defending world champs came into the contest with a perfect 6-and-oh record, but they would be in for a tough first half before opening things up in the second.
USA beat Slovenia 119-76 in quarter-finals

Hot Stories more

UK authorities believe killer of James Foley is a British national

Across the UK the hunt is on for James Foley’s killer, who authorities believe is a British national. As Richard Bestic reports from London, Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer break to lead his government’s response.

Israeli war jets renews Gaza strike as truce talks stalled

Three Palestinians were killed and 40 others wounded in the intensive Israeli war jets´ airstrikes on the Gaza city on Tuesday night, shortly before an end of a 24-hour ceasefire in the Gaza Strip,

Missouri police arrest dozens after violent night

As the protests in the town of Ferguson, Missouri turned violent with police facing ´heavy gunfire´ from some ´criminal elements´, cops fired tear gas, stun grenades and arrested 31 demonstrators on Monday night.

Picture in news more

More Video News

Choose TV Program