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NSFC President Yang Wei Meets with RSE President

On September 6th, NSFC President Yang Wei met with Sir John Arbuthnott, President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Prof. Yang expressed his warm welcome to Sir Arbuthnott and introduced China’s science funding system and the allocation of funding for basic researches. Prof. FengFeng, Director-General of the Bureau of International Cooperation, introduced NSFC and its international cooperation to the delegation. The two sides exchanged views about scientific fields of common interest and the further development of the bilateral cooperation.

Other members of the RSE delegation included Prof. Tariq Durrani, Vice President of RSE and Ms. Róisín Calvert-Elliott, Business Development and Events Manager of RSE.

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