Hangzhou-Cape Town Online Dialogue held
en.hangzhou.com.cn   2022-12-23 17:46   Source: hangzhou.com.cn

Hangzhou and Cape Town of South Africa as its international sister city held the online meeting for cultural exchange on December 21. Both parties exchanged ideas on how to promote cooperation in fields of culture and art. 


Located in Cape Province in the west of South Africa, Cape Town owns two UNESCO world heritages, namely, Robben Island and Cape Plant Reserve. Like Hangzhou, it is a world famous cultural and tourism city. Since Hangzhou and Cape Town officially established friendship in 2005, both cities have carried out communications and cooperation in various fields, including mutual visits of high-level officials, economy, trade, tourism, and education. 


At the online meeting, cultural and tourism representatives of both parties introduced the local cultures and the status on international cultural exchanges and cooperation, and expressed the hope of carrying out cultural exchanges and deepening friendly cooperation between Cape Town and Hangzhou, firstly in respects of public culture, visual art, cultural and creative industry and world cultural heritage.  

Author: Text by Ye Lijiao  Editor: Ye Lijiao