China-sponsored training courses help enhance China-Tunisia cooperation: embassy

Source: Xinhua| 2020-01-11 06:45:19|Editor: huaxia

A Tunisian trainee speaks at a reception hosted by the Chinese embassy in Tunisia for over 100 Tunisians who participated in training courses in China in 2019, in Tunis, Tunisia, Jan. 10, 2020. (Xinhua/Adele Ezzine)

More than 1,000 Tunisians have participated in China-sponsored trainings in the past decade, helping enhance the China-Tunisia ties.

TUNIS, Jan. 10 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese embassy in Tunisia on Friday hailed the China-sponsored training courses for Tunisians for contributing to the developement of bilateral ties.

The embassy organized a ceremony to welcome a group of Tunisians who had participated in training courses in China. The event was attended by Chinese Ambassador to Tunisia Wang Wenbin, Economic Counselor of the Chinese embassy Zhang Fengling, and officials from Tunisia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

"Cooperation in human resources has become an important part of promoting the ties between Tunisia and China," Zhang told Xinhua.

Since 2009, more than 1,000 Tunisians from different sectors have participated in courses and workshops in Chinese training centers and universities, she noted.

The objective of these training courses is to help Tunisians develop know-how in several fields, including diplomatic relations, economic management, health and agricultural sectors.

Such programs have strengthened China-Tunisia cooperation in varied fields and bilateral cultural exchanges, Zhang added.