Two hundred Japanese high school students are to visit China
from June 12 to 18 as part of a student exchange program between
the two countries.
Invited by China-Japan Friendship Organization, the students
from Japan's Osaka, Aomori, Ehime and Nara prefectures, will visit
four Chinese cities including Beijing, Shanghai, Wuhan and
They are expected to attend exchange activities with Chinese
students, and visit ordinary Chinese families.
The exchange is part of the youth exchange program started last
year by the two governments. To date 200 Japanese students have
visited China and 1,300 Chinese students have been to Japan.
(Xinhua News Agency June 8, 2007)