Jinan, capital of eastern Shandong province, plans to establish five cultural stations, one in Jinan and the other four in Paris, Berlin, Milan, Barcelona, in order to promote international cultural exchange and cooperation.
Keep on Keeping on, a bilingual song in Chinese and English, was composed by Blessing Kataware and Simbarashe Chari, two Zimbabwean students who study at the Ocean University of China in Qingdao, Shandong province.
An exhibition featuring Jiaodong region folk window paper-cutting art kicked off at the junior exchange center in western Angers, France on Feb 12.
A training course on tourism development, jointly organized by the tourism authorities of Shandong province and Haibei, was held from Dec 10 to 13.
Wang Lei, director of the Shandong Provincial Department of Culture and Tourism, led a government delegation to South Korea and Japan from Dec 1 to 8 to strengthen ties in the cultural and tourism sectors.
A promotional Shandong culture and tourism event was held on Dec 3 in Seoul, South Korea.
A Haibei-Shandong cultural exchange activity was launched on Dec 2 in Jinan, capital of Shandong province.