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SRCIC holds welcome party for all 2018 Silk Road Sunshine Fund students
21 Dec 2018

 

 

21 December 2018, SRCIC as the sponsor of 2018 Silk Road Sunshine Fund Program held the welcome party for 24 students at the Belt and Road Exhibition Center, Xi'an Tang West Market. SRCIC Vice Chairman and Secretary General Li Zhonghang, Tang West Market Group Vice President Yao Zenghai, and leaders from Northwest Polytechial University and Chang'an University were also invited to the party.

 

SRCIC Vice Chairman and Secretary General Li Zhonghang

 

Li Zhonghang, on behalf of SRCIC Chairman Lu Jianzhong, extended warm welcome to the students, hoping them would cherish this hard-won opportunity and study harder in return of support from SRCIC and Tang West Market Group, as well as the universities and their families.

 

Li Xiaocong, Party Secretary of School of Management of Northwest Polytechnical University

 

Qiu Xuhui, Deputy Director of Social Cooperation Department of Chang'an University

 

Li Xiaocong, Party Secretary of School of Management of Northwest Polytechnical University, and Qiu Xuhui, Deputy Director of Social Cooperation Department of Chang'an University, delivered the speeches respectively. They both spoke highly of SRCIC's and Tang West Market Group's great contribution to international education cooperation under Belt and Road Initiative, and hoped to have more cooperation with SRCIC and Tang West Market Group to facilitate Belt and Road construction.

 

students learning to make dumplings

 

To better experience Chinese traditional culture, SRCIC arranged the dumpling-making activity for students. The special gifts, students' family congratulatory videos, prepared by SRCIC were also played in the party, which brought tears to the eyes of students. Besides, students specially prepared the shows for the party. The Russian classical song chorused by students from Russia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Kazakhstan and folk dance performed by Lebanese students pushed the party to the highlight. The party concluded in the laughters and cheerful voices.

 

Silk Road Sunshine Fund was established in 2016 to subsidize excellent international students to study in Xi'an, China in response to the Belt and Road Initiative. 2018 Silk Road Sunshine Fund Program subsidized 24 students from Russia, Kazakhstan, Palestine, Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Lebanon, and Azerbaijan studying in Xi'an top universities including Northwest Polytechnical University and Chang'an University.