Music brings people together, says Melbourne Symphony Orchestra president

CANBERRA, May 16 (Xinhua) — Music is a universal language that could bring people from different cultural backgrounds closer together, said David Li, president of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (MSO) in Australia. “We try to bring people together and through music, we can build people’s relationship, mutual understanding and cultural understanding between the two countries … Read more

Australian state seeks to strengthen ties with China

CANBERRA, May 15 (Xinhua) — The strong relationship between China and Australia is good for both sides, some businessmen from the Australian state of Victoria have said. Victoria, with Melbourne as its capital city, is Australia’s second most populous state and accounts for around 22 per cent of the national gross domestic product (GDP). Chinese … Read more