Friday, March 17, 2017

King Salman launches library at Peking University

Arab News — Saturday 18 March 2017

Beijing: King Salman today launched the King Abdulaziz Public Library at Peking University, which granted him an honorary doctorate. Upon arrival, the king was received by Chinese Education Minister Chen Baosheng and a number of officials. The university president delivered a speech in which he welcomed King Salman, saying the library opening enhances bilateral relations. The monarch watched a documentary film about the library and its role in publishing scientific and cultural literature in various languages. He delivered a speech in which he expressed pleasure at visiting Peking University, and thanked it for the honorary doctorate.