On September 27, 2019 International scientific conference «70 Years of People’s Republic of China: history, present, and development goals» took place in MPGU. More than 100 participants attended the conference. Organizers of the conference were MPGU and All-Russia NGO on improvement of quality of historical education «Union of teachers of history in Russian Universities». Alexey Lubkov, MPGU Rector and Tsao Shihai, Minister-Counsellor, Head of the Department of Education of PRC in the Russian Federation. Mr. Shihai expressed hopes that humanitarian cooperation between the two countries will develop futher, and MPGU plays key role in this development. Later, at the plenary session, leading Russian and Chinese scientists in the Chinese studies. Participants of the plenary session and the following round tables discussed domestic and foreign affairs, economic development, education and science in China.
The topic of the anniversary of PRC was addressed not only at the conference, but also at exhibition «Time-honoured friendship: contribution of MPGU to teacher’s education» and «History of PRC in novels and sociopolitical journalism of the XX century» and an art exhibition, made by Chinese students of the Institute of fine arts.