The Council of Ministers approved the draft Programme for Cooperation in the Field of Culture between the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the People-s Republic of China for the period 2021 – 2024.
This draft Programme for Cooperation in the Field of Culture satisfies the mutual interests of both countries and contains all necessary texts for the development of relations in the field of culture between the Republic of Bulgaria and the People-s Republic of China.
The proposed draft programme regulates the possibilities for cooperation in the field of music and dance, library and museum work, fine arts, cinema, folklore, theatre and circus.
The draft programme specifies the commitments of the two countries to the preservation of cultural heritage and the restoration of cultural and historical values, and emphasizes the support and active participation of both countries in initiatives and events within the framework of cooperation in the field of culture between China and the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
Art. 22 of the draft programme provides that the programme will enter into force from the date of its signing and it will be valid until 31 December 2024.