Bulgarian schools setup association to advertise Chinese culture


SOFIA, Sept. 26 — Nine schools from seven Bulgarian cities here on Wednesday established Association for that Promotion of Oriental and Chinese Culture.

Yuan Jigang, mind from the education section in the Chinese embassy in Sofia, stated in the inaugural meeting this was the best time for you to found the association because educational cooperation was among the 12 measures suggested by Premier Wen Jiabao in April in Warsaw towards the leaders of 16 Central and East European nations.

Vanya Kastreva, mind from the Sofia Inspectorate of your practice, stated the association will be a bridge towards the future between two cultures and 2 peoples with millennial history.

The clearly defined policy of support through the Chinese side, and elevated curiosity about understanding the Oriental in Bulgaria and elsewhere, were the aim conditions for that establishment of the association, based on Prof. Alexander Alexiev, Bulgarian Director from the Confucius Institute in Sofia.

Alexiev, who had been chosen chairman from the recently established association, told Xinhua the Oriental “is learned automatically in various places.”

“I must put teaching Oriental inside a serious frame, and also to have really prepared instructors, who’ve obvious objectives, obvious tasks, merged in a single structure,” Alexiev stated.[db:内容2]