ISLAMABAD: The first international forum on east-west cultural integration and dissemination has honoured Federal Capital as “the city of unique culture award.”
The honourary credential for the city of the unique western culture award has been given to Islamabad the other day.
The Forum, at a ceremony at Communications University of China had selected Islamabad along with some other cities for award of “the city of unique culture.”
The ceremony was attended by a large number of diplomats, ambassadors and cultural counselors from various countries including Pakistan where Ambassador Masood Khalid said he had developed tremendous respect for China’s ancient civilization and cultural
He underlined China’s dynamism and said the country seemed continuously on the move, its 1.3 billion people marching confidently towards progress and modernization.
He said if China had embraced modernity, it had done so without compromising the richness of its language, culture and social traditions.
Despite being plugged into the global economy, the Chinese people remained deeply and justly proud of their glorious 5,000-year-old history.