-->>Confucius Institute will
be located in Kathmandu University
Kathmandu, (Xinhua News, May 22, reporter Chen
Qiaoyan)The Office of Chinese Language Council International recently
ratified the cooperative establishment of Confucius Institute
by Hebei University of Economics and Business and Kathmandu University
in Nepal .
The Cultural official of Chinese Embassy in Nepal said on 22nd
that in order to promote cultural exchanges between the two countries,
to en hance and popularize Chinese teaching in Nepal, the Chinese
Embassy in Nepal representing China signed with Kathmandu University
the agreement of establishing Confucius Institute on Feb, 5th
According to the introduction of the officials from Kathmandu
Un iversity, the Confucius Institute will be under the guidance
of the Office of Chinese Language Council International, and Hebei
University of Economics and Business will provide and organize
the courses of Chinese teaching as well as the cultural activities.
The unveiling ceremony will be held on June, 13th. This will be
the first Confucius Institute. The established Confucius Institute
will become the key institution for the local Chinese teaching
and the promotion of Chinese culture.