On 10 June 2020, Cheng Jiacai, secretary of the Party Committee of the Chinese Service Centre for Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE), and six other group members paid a visit to the Open University of China (OUC), where they held a discussion with Jing Degang, secretary of the Party Committee and president of the OUC, Yang Xiaotang, OUC vice president, and the heads of relevant departments of the university.

In order to comprehensively improve the educational qualifications and teaching abilities of rural teachers in continuing education, Aba Radio and TV University (Aba RTVU) issued the Notice on the Implementation of the Spring Rain Activity for Enhancing Rural Teachers’ Educational Qualifications and Teaching Abilities (Aba RTVU, [2020], No. 15).

A Radio and TV University (RTVU) Education Alliance for the Dual-City Economic Zone in Chengdu and Chongqing (hereinafter referred to as RTVU Education Alliance or the Alliance) was established in Chengdu on 8 June 2020.

In order to further improve the ideological and political education of students in adult education under the new normal and strive to advance the "Three Types of Education,” namely, education for all members of society, education with comprehensive procedures, and all-round education, on 30 May 2020, the Fujian branch held an opening ceremony for new students and launched the first lesson of the new semester for all students of open education in the Radio and TV University (RTVU) system in Fujian Province.

A series of open classes on the Civil Code produced by the Open University of China (OUC) debuted on the afternoon of 3 June 2020.

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Starting from 3 June 2020, the Open University of China (OUC) will launch a series of live open courses on the civil code, inviting well known teachers and experts to give detailed interpretations of the civil code. The public welfare courses with the goal of popularising the law among teachers and students, as well as social organisations, will be aired on many online live streaming platforms.

Editor’s Note: The third session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and the third session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) started in Beijing on 21 and 22 May 2020 respectively.