Friday, August 14, 2009

Hong Kong movie star to visit Cambodia - People's Daily Online

A famous Hong Kong movie star, Jackie Chan, will visit Cambodia and give a lecture in the university here later this year, the official news agency AKP reported on Friday. If the schedule will not be changed, Chan will arrive in Cambodia on November 10 and will stay here for three days, according to AKP. While he is in Cambodia, Chan will give lecture to students at the University of Cambodia the experiences and humanity work that he has achieved and engaged with, and after that he will be awarded with an honorable doctoral degree in humanity, Kao Kim Hourn, president of the University of Cambodia, said earlier. Meanwhile, Chan will also receive an education award from the University of Cambodia for his humanity's work and activities, Kao added. According to the plan, Chan will also pay courtesy calls on Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni, and meet with Prime Minister Hun Sen. Jackie Chan made his first visit to Cambodia in 2004 under the sponsors of the United Nations Children's Fund and the United Nations AIDS Program. Chan is a keen philanthropist and UNICEF/UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador who has worked tirelessly to champion charitable works and causes. Source:Xinhua
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