February 8, 2012 - Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao witnessed today in Beijing the signing of new joint initiatives and the renewal of existing bilateral initiatives between the two countries in the areas of energy, natural resources, education, science and technology, and agriculture.
“The rapidly increasing commercial, cultural and scholastic ties between our two countries are creating new jobs and economic growth that are benefitting Canadian families, businesses and communities”, said Prime Minister Harper.
On the subject of education the two leaders signed off on:
For background information on the Canada-China Scholars' Exchange Program (CCSEP), please visit the Prime Minister's website.
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For the full news release, please consult the Prime Minister’s website.