President Xi Jinping quoted Victor Hugo, Napoleon Bonaparte and Chinese historian Zuo Qiuming while giving his views on civilization.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said in Paris Thursday that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) plays an "irreplaceable" role in promoting international understanding and cooperation.
China and France vowed to strengthen dialogue to promote bilateral ties and better coordinate on global issues, while expressing strong desire to further enhance cooperation.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday visited the former site of the Lyon Sino-French Institute as part of his ongoing state visit to France.
China is a role model for developing countries on how to use education as a tool for social inclusion, economic development and poverty reduction.
President Xi Jinping and first lady Peng Liyuan had a chance to savor original French cuisine on Tuesday as the couple received a warm welcome from the Lyon government.
City in North China raised money to rebuild French town after WWI
China and France signed a slew of business deals Wednesday featuring aviation and automobile cooperation.
President Xi jinping expects to "embrace another 50 years of proud success" as he and French counterpart sign a raft of major business deals.
Chinese President Xi Jinping Wednesday visited Biomerieux research center in Lyon during his trip to France.
President Xi Jinping arrived in Lyon, France's third-largest city, late on Tuesday. He will meet local academics and students at the Sino-French Institute.
The French paper Le Figaro Tuesday published an article by Chinese President Xi Jinping ahead of his three-day visit to France.