Qi Mingqiu Meets With ASCLF Delegation

2016-04-05 17:17:28   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Qi Mingqiu, Standing Vice Chairman of China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) met with Chen Xinghui, Chairman of Australian Soong Ching Ling Foundation (ASCLF) on March 21, 2016.

Qi Mingqiu (R), Standing Vice Chairman of CSCLF, discusses with Chen Xinghui (L), Chairman of ASCLF.

Participants have a group picture.

Qi Mingqiu warmly welcomed Chen Xinghui and his delegation, and highly praised ASCLF's great achievements on promoting Sino-Australian exchanges in recent years. Qi also introduced working principle, fields and key projects of CSCLF, especially discussed the youth exchange field with the visiting guests.

Qi Mingqiu said, since reform and opening up over the past 30 years, greatly changed had taken place in Chinese social economy. While China's international status had improved significantly, the status of overseas Chinese were also promoted, and the overseas Chinese continued to play the role of sharing Chinese culture. Soong Ching Ling is a representative of promoting the world peace, so China and its overseas Soong Ching Ling foundations should establish a long-term working mechanism to work together in order to contribute to the international friendship and human progress with the guidance of Soong Ching Ling's spirit.

Chen Xinghui said as one of the overseas Soong Ching Ling foundations, ASCLF very much hoped to get more support from home, and is willing to cooperate with its major work to make good use of each other's advantages of resources to develop Soong Ching Ling's career.

The visiting guests also included representatives of preparatory team of Soong Ching Ling foundations in Thailand, Malaysia and Longyan city in southeast China's Fujian province. Chen Aimin, Director of Communication Department of CSCLF and relevant staff from international department of CSCLF also accompanied the meeting.