The delegation from the Macao Higher Education Office visited our school and exchanged the unique charm of the national culture education on Nov. 16th. After the performance to welcome the guests from afar, they visited the art batik, embroidery, pottery training rooms and ethnic cultural industry park.
In the subsequent forum, the Ethnic Affairs Commission and the Provincial People's Congress Committee leadership, along with the local government officers and journalists attended the meeting. The conference was presided over by Wang Aihua.
Yao Renhai warmly welcomed the delegation's visit and expressed his heartfelt thanks to the leaders who have been concerned with the development of our school. He briefed the introduction of KLU, especially on the training of tourism talents, foreign exchange and cooperation. He said that the delegation is an international tourism exhibition industry experts group, expecting the cooperation and exchange to strengthen tourism development and personnel training.
The local government made a specific description of tourism services on resources, tourism, cultural heritage, personnel training model.
The Higher Education officer, Yao Yufeng expressed his thanks the warm reception and considerate preparation, and introduced the relevant situation of the tourism industry in Macao. She said, "Macau is the world’s tourism and resort center, and the tourism industry is the leading industry in Macao. The aim of visiting is to strengthen ethnic education and tourism development and promote the exchange and cooperation between KLU and Macao in tourism service talents cultivation.
The Deputy Inspector of the International Exchange Department of the State Ethnic Affairs Commission, Lan Haibin, affirmed our achievements in national culture and ethnic education. He said, “His first visit to KL was in 2009, and this is the second time ". In 2013 the Ethnic Affairs Commission and the Macao Department of Social Affairs and Culture signed "on the promotion of institutions directly under the State Ethnic Affairs Commission and Macao Colleges and universities to strengthen cooperation framework agreement.” The “Agreement” in the cooperation projects and specific policies to gradually implement has benefited to the minority and ethnic minority areas, more and more students would take the advantage so as to strengthen mutual tourism service personnel training exchanges and cooperation with Macao universities
Huang Jiansun, director of the Department of Publicity and Culture of the Provincial People's Committee, expressed the urgent need for tourism talent cultivation and said that he would actively promote the work of personnel training in accordance with relevant work instructions.
Wang Aihua expressed his expectations for further cooperation and valuable advice to the ethnic education and tourism suggested by Macao universities. KLU will seize the opportunity and push forward with concrete actions for the local economy and society development.