From March 8th to 12th , member of CPC Gansu Foreign Affairs Office Committee, vice chairman of Gansu Provincial Foreign Friendship Association, Mr Liu Xiaoling led a 6 people delegation composed of Provincial Sister City Section and Lanzhou City University to visit Christchurch of New Zealand.
During the visit, Gansu delegation met with Councilor Jimmy Chen of Christchurch City Council. They talked about the exchanges and cooperation both sides carried out in recent years, the celebration activities that will be held in 2019 to mark the 35th anniversary of the establishment of sister city relation between Gansu and Christchurch and Gansu’s attendance of Christchurch Lantern Festival in the following years. At the same time, the delegation also attended the South Island Business forum, guided Lanzhou City University Performance Group performed during the Festival and introduced and promoted the image of Gansu.
Lanzhou City University Performance Group performed the dances Silk Road and Flying Apsaras, martial art Tai Chi Chuan and Xing Yi Chuan at Cathedral Square and by the Avon River, which were warmly welcomed by the local audience.(translated by Wang Jingfei)