Cultural managements

China holds national conference on cultural heritage and relics

China held its annual national conference on cultural heritage and relics in Beijing on Friday.

Wang Huning, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and a member of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee, delivers a speech at the conference in Beijing, China, July 22, 2022. /Xinhua

Wang Huning, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and a member of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee, delivers a speech at the conference in Beijing, China, July 22, 2022. /Xinhua

Cultural heritage and relics workers have a glorious mission and bear great responsibility, said Wang Huning, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and a member of the Secretariat of the CPC Central Committee, in his speech at the conference.

Wang noted the importance of solid and thorough work in the protection of cultural heritage and relics and the need to strengthen management, deepen research on the history of civilization and improve the capacity innovate and interpret cultural relics.

Wang also said it is necessary to deepen international exchanges and cooperation in cultural relics and strengthen the international influence of Chinese culture.