Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Yang Youming says his government has increased scholarships for Zambia students from 37 to 42 this year.
Ambassador Yang says China will continue assisting Zambia in the education sector in order to enhance national development.
He says both countries enjoy good relations and cited the One thousand Seven hundred Zambians studying in China as an example.
Mr Yang said this when he called on Education Minister Michael Kaingu at is office in Lusaka on Wednesday.
And Education Minister Michael Kaingu said government has faced difficulties in implementing Information Communication Technology-ICT- lessons due to inadequate equipment.
Dr Kaingu requested the Chinese government to assist Zambia with ICT equipment.
He said there is also need for school exchange programmes between the two countries.