Chinese artists perform in Cambodia to celebrate upcoming Spring Festival

A troupe of artists from northwest China’s Gansu province performed traditional Chinese dance, music, and martial arts here Tuesday evening to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which falls on Jan. 25.

Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong, Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Wang Wentian, and Cambodian Princess Norodom Arun Rasmey were among about 2,000 spectators watching the show, which was held at the Diamond Island Grand Theatre.

Speaking in his speech during the opening ceremony of the cultural performance, Namhong said the Year of the Rat is believed to be the year of luck, love and fortune.

In full: http://www.china.org.cn/world/Off_the_Wire/2020-01/21/content_75637902.htm

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