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Education Minister meets with his Icelandic counterpart


On May 13, Education Minister Chen Baosheng met with Lilja D. Alfreðsdóttir, Iceland’s Minister of Education, Science and Culture.

Chen applauded the achievements made through educational exchanges between the two countries. Both sides agreed to further push bilateral educational cooperation to a whole new level by strengthening partnerships in policy communication, language teaching, student exchanges and academic research. Towards the end of the meeting, Chen and Alfreðsdóttir signed the Agreement on Mutual Recognition of Higher Education Degrees and Qualifications between the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China and the Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of the Republic of Iceland.