2022-01-12

China Italy Winter Olympics Theme Exhibition opens

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Beijing, January 12 – China Europe cultural train (Milan station) – the opening ceremony of China Italy Winter Olympic Theme Exhibition on the edge of ice and snow was held in Beijing and Milan, Italy on the evening of January 11

as the first stop of the China Europe cultural train, the China Italy Winter Olympics themed Exhibition on the edge of ice and snow is jointly hosted by the international communication development center of the China Foreign Affairs Bureau and the Italian international sports film and television Federation, with the joint support of the Chinese Embassy in Italy and the press and Publicity Department of the Beijing Winter Olympics Organizing Committee, focusing on presenting exchanges and cooperation between China and Italy in ice and snow culture, ice and snow sports and Olympic sports, Tell about the edge of ice and snow and start the Winter Olympics. Li Junhua, Chinese ambassador to Italy, Yan Jiarong, spokesman of the Beijing Winter Olympic Organizing Committee, Frank Ascani, President of the Italian international sports film and television Federation and member of the IOC culture and Olympic heritage committee, and Lu Cairong, deputy director of the Chinese Foreign Affairs Bureau, attended the event and delivered a speech

Li Junhua said that he was glad to see that people from all walks of life on the Italian side gave warm expectations and active support to the Beijing Winter Olympic Games. The two Olympic committees have newly signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in winter sports. The time of a Winter Olympics is relatively limited, but the fate of the Winter Olympics can be passed on. 2022 is the “Sino Italian year of culture and tourism”. With the blessing of the Winter Olympic elements, people to people and cultural exchanges and practical cooperation between the two countries will usher in new and greater development

China Italy Winter Olympics Theme Exhibition opens

the Winter Olympic Theme Exhibition on the edge of ice and snow in China and Italy opened in Italy. Yan Jiarong said that this exhibition not only vividly reflects the ice and snow culture of China and Italy, but also shows the fruitful Olympic cooperation between the two sides, which is of great significance. The Beijing Winter Olympic Organizing Committee will provide first-class services to athletes all over the world, including Italian athletes, with the greatest enthusiasm. China is willing to continue to strengthen communication and cooperation with Italy, exchange experience in hosting the Olympic Games, and promote more exchanges and cooperation between the two countries on the platform of the Olympic Games

Frank Askani said that the Olympic Games are a good opportunity to develop and express the culture of the host country. The Olympic Games can promote understanding and tolerance among different cultures. Milan, where the next Winter Olympic Games will be held, is following China with great interest. It is believed that the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games and winter Paralympic Games will effectively practice the Olympic motto of “faster, higher, stronger – more unity”

Lu Cairong said that China and Italy are outstanding representatives of eastern and Western civilizations, and the friendly exchanges between the two great civilizations have a long history. As the famous Italian writer Moravia said, friendship is not an accidental choice, but the result of like-minded. China Foreign Affairs Bureau looks forward to taking this winter Olympics themed exhibition as a new starting point to carry out cooperation with more Italian institutions and enhance mutual learning and exchanges between civilizations of the two countries

after the opening of the event, there was also a dialogue on the theme of “Winter Olympics and national image construction”. Representatives of the organizers of the Winter Olympic Games, people from sports and media circles, international communication experts and scholars and other guests of the two countries had exchanges and discussions

the “China EU cultural train” project planned by the international communication development center of China Foreign Affairs Bureau aims to show Chinese culture, promote China’s image and further promote the in-depth integration and mutually beneficial cooperation between China and Europe in the fields of culture, economy and trade. It is reported that the China Europe cultural train (Milan station) – China Italy Winter Olympic Theme Exhibition on the edge of ice and snow will last until January 13. (end)