In order to strengthen international cooperation and establish contacts between Russia and China, the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Kazan, Wu Yingqin, arrived in Udmurtia with a working visit. During the visit, the delegation of the Consulate General visited the Udmurt State University, where the guests got acquainted not only with the history of the largest university of the Republic, but also met students of the Institute of Language and Literature. Encouraged by the conversation, the students asked questions regarding the expansion of international exchange programs, prospects for the development of the One Belt, One Way Initiative, and interest in Russian and Udmurt culture from our eastern neighbors. The guests of honor presented a friendly gift to the Institute of Language and Literature, and then had a short tour of the Institute of Oil and Gas named after M.S. Gutseriev.