A photography exhibition displaying unique collection of photographs was arranged as part of
celebrations to mark Chinese National Day and 65th anniversary of establishment of Pak-China diplomatic relations at National University of Modern Languages (NUML) on Tuesday.
The exhibition was jointly organized by the Confucius Institute Islamabad and Chinese Embassy. Chinese Cultural Counsellor YouYi was the chief guest of the ceremony while Director General NUML Brig Riaz Ahmed Gondal, Registrar, Directors, Head Confucius Institute and student were present on the occasion.
Director General NUML Brig Riaz Ahmed Gondal in his inaugural address said that Pakistan and China are two brother and friends countries and both nations trying to further strengthen their relations by collaborating in various mega projects. He said Karakoram Highway to Chashma power plant, both the nations have tremendous history and now China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will the mutual cooperation at maximum level. He termed One Belt One Road a great initiative of the Chinese government which will not only the benefit for Pakistan and China but for the rest of the world.
Speaking on the occasion, YouYi said that China and Pakistan are enjoying tremendous bilateral relations and to promote these relations at people to people level we have to study each other culture. Cultural Counsellor said there a large number of Chinese national who are learning Urdu and Pakistani culture and also a huge number of Pakistani students learning Chinese language and culture which will endorse the bilateral relations at mass level. He was of the view that culture is the basic thing which help the two nations to come closer.
He thanked NUML administration and vowed that such incidents will be organized of regular basis.