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  • Dec 27, 2011
  • 11:53 PM

China to open 251 schools in Tibet to teach Mandarin, Tibetan

K J M Varma / MSN India
According to the plan, Tibet will enroll 15,000 rural children into bilingual kindergartens in 2012, said Chen Quanguo, secretary of the Tibetan Regional Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC). By 2015, the two-year bilingual preschool education shall cover most of the region''s rural areas, Chen said.

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