Uzbek schools receive over8,000 Chinese books

Added On May 23, 2019

 In a special ceremony on Monday, the Chinese ambassador to Uzbekistan, Jiang Yan, said the books would help young Uzbeks learn more about China and promote mutual understanding between the two countries' peoples.

SOUNDBITE(CHINESE) JIANG YAN, Chinese Ambassador to Uzbekistan
"Learning Chinese is becoming more popular in the country. In order to better support education, the embassy has decided to give 8,000 Chinese books to local institutes."
The ambassador added that the Chinese embassy will further contribute to helping young people in Uzbekistan learn more about China and its culture.
The books cover a variety of fields, including Chinese history, culture and language.