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Yang Jiechi Attends the Inauguration and Opening Ceremony of China Diplomatic Training Institute

On March 1, 2016, the inauguration and opening ceremony of China Diplomatic Training Institute (CDTI) was held in Beijing. State Councilor Yang Jiechi attended the ceremony to unveil the nameplate of CDTI and delivered a speech.

Yang Jiechi expressed congratulations on the establishment of CDTI. He said that the founding of CDTI is the implementation of the spirit conveyed by General Secretary Xi Jinping in a series of important speeches and an important measure to strengthen the personnel construction for diplomacy and foreign affairs. It is both a great responsibility and a glorious mission to do a good job in building CDTI. Efforts must be made to correctly master the political direction of the Institute's construction, stick to the working methods of making overall planning and taking all-round consideration, and carry out training work according to the objective laws in the cultivation and development of the personnel for diplomacy and foreign affairs so as to make CDTI play its due role in the training work for the personnel in China and make significant contributions to the promotion of the diplomatic development of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the country, as well as to the construction of the team of diplomacy and foreign affairs.

Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in his speech that the Foreign Ministry will fully grasp the spirit of the central leadership, aim to train talents for the diplomacy cause of the CPC and the country, proactively build a platform for diplomacy and foreign affairs training required by the major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics, establish and perfect the training mechanism and system, and do its best to build the Institute. President of China Foreign Affairs University (CFAU) and of China Diplomatic Training Institute Qin Yaqing also delivered a speech.

Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Yesui presided over the above event. Vice Minister of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee Pan Ligang, Deputy Director of the State Commission Office of Public Sector Reform Li Xiaoquan, Vice Mayor of the People's Government of Beijing Municipality Wang Ning, and representatives from some state institutions, the first batch of CDTI students, and the faculty and students of CFAU, also attended the event.

CDTI is responsible for the training of national personnel for diplomacy and foreign affairs, standby personnel for international institutions, and for related international exchanges and cooperation and other tasks.

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