On July 16, local time, the finals of "Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between China and South Korea - U-Star30 China-Korea College Students Talent Competition" were grandly held at the Baeknam Music Hall of Hanyang University in Seoul.

Chinese Ambassador to South Korea Xing Haiming attended the event and delivered a speech. Wu Shuohuan, Director of the Planning and Adjustment Office of the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea, Kim Yusheng, President of Hanyang University, Kim Jong Hee, Director of Sangmyung Foundation, President of the Girl Scouts of Korea, Qu Huan, President of the Korea-China Cultural Friendship Association, Ai Hongge, Minister Counsellor for Education of the Embassy, ​​as well as Chinese and Korean university students, representatives of Korean universities, and Chinese and Korean media representatives gathered together to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and South Korea.

  According to reports, this competition is an important celebration in the field of education to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and South Korea. The People and Scholars Association actively participated in the co-organization and provided strong support for the competition.

Since the launch of the preliminary competition in April, the event has received support and response from the Ministry of Education of South Korea and nearly 200 colleges and universities in various regions of the country. Nearly 1,000 college students from China and South Korea have actively participated.

After the preliminaries of 45 judges from various regions in the preliminary round, and the fierce competition of hundreds of thousands of public votes in the semi-finals, 6 dance groups and 6 singing groups were selected from the more than 200 teams in the preliminary round. A total of 12 teams entered the finals .

  During the competition, the 12 finalist teams selected themes such as "friends", "youth" and "to the future together" to perform songs and dances, with strong expressiveness, ingenious design, tacit understanding and abundant emotions.

In the question-and-answer session of "Program Creativity", Sunmoon University's "Attack on Titan" team said, "We chose "Together to the Future" because we hope that China and South Korea can always be friendly together, no matter what problems we encounter, we can Overcome together, stay together forever, and move forward together." During the China-Korea cultural Q&A session, the teams interacted with each other on the "History of China-Korea Diplomatic Relations" and "China-Korea Historical and Cultural Celebrities", and almost all of the 12 teams answered correctly.

  In the end, the "China-Korea Glowing Team" formed by Korean student Shin Hyeon-cho of Paecai University won the top prize of the competition "China-Korea Friendship Ambassador Award", Sangmyung University won the "China-Korea Friendship Contribution Award", Korea University, Kyung Hee University, Myongji University , Hunan University, Dongxi University, Xianwen University and other 20 colleges and universities won the "Excellent Organization Award".

  In an interview with a reporter from Chinanews.com, the representatives of the "China-Korea Dream Team" said that the event allowed them to meet many young friends from China and South Korea and promoted their friendship.

On the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and South Korea, I wish the friendship between China and South Korea will last forever. It is hoped that the two countries will not only enhance interaction in economy and trade, but also enhance exchanges in the cultural field for common development.

(Reporter Liu Xu produced Sui Zhiyuan)

Responsible editor: [Ji Xiang]