Cabinet Secretary visits Confucius Institute

In advance of a forthcoming visit to China the education secretary Fiona Hyslop, visited the Confucius Institute.

The minister addressed a group of 32 scholarship students who are headed out to China to take part in Easter and summer schools in Shanghai and Beijing where they will have the chance to learn Chinese and gain some insights into Chinese culture.

The minister will lead an educational delegation to China next month to strengthen existing links and develop new iniatives in education and research.

Cabinet Secretary visits Confucius Institute