The University of Macau (UM) Library today (9 June) held a preservation ceremony for a rare Portuguese manuscript titled ‘Official Report of the Embassy of King John V of Portugal to Emperor Yongzheng in 1725-1728’. The manuscript, donated by the University of Macau Development Foundation, details the arrival of the Portuguese ambassador Alexandre Metelo de Sousa e Menezes in Beijing via Macao to visit the Yongzheng Emperor and is of great significance to the study of early Sino-Portuguese relations.
The Preparatory Meeting of the First International Forum on Chinese and Portuguese Languages was held online on April 6 at 7:00 pm Beijing time (11:00 am Lisbon time). More than 30 Portuguese and Chinese teachers and librarians from universities of various Portuguese-speaking countries and the Mainland attended the conference, including Peking University, Beijing Foreign Studies University, Beijing Language and Culture University, Communication University of China, Shandong University, Shanghai International Studies University, Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, University of Lisbon, University of Minho, University of São Paulo and Campi Nass State University, etc.
Por iniciativa da Universidade de Macau (UM) em 2021, esta criou, com instituições de ensino superior dos países de língua portuguesa e do Interior da China, respectivamente, a “Aliança Bibliotecária Académica entre a Região Administrativa Especial de Macau (China) e os Países de Língua Portuguesa” e a “Aliança Bibliotecária Académica para Recursos em Língua Portuguesa entre a Região Administrativa Especial de Macau e o Interior da China”.