The Foreign Ministry introduced the consideration of inviting the foreign ministers of four ASEAN countries to visit China

2022-06-08 0 By

On March 28, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin held a regular press conference.Could you tell us more about China’s consideration in inviting foreign ministers from four ASEAN countries to visit China?What is China’s expectation of the visit?Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Myanmar are all important members of ASEAN, China’s friendly neighbors and important partners in high-quality belt and Road cooperation, said Wang Wenbin of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.Since the outbreak of COVID-19, China has maintained frequent exchanges and communication with ASEAN countries in a flexible manner, deepened cooperation on COVID-19 response and recovery, and worked together to overcome difficulties and seek common development.Wang wenbin pointed out that the visits of the foreign ministers of the four countries once again demonstrate the close and friendly relations between China and ASEAN neighbors and the great importance all parties attach to promoting China-Asean cooperation.This year marks the beginning of the China-Asean comprehensive strategic partnership. China looks forward to working with other parties during this visit to implement the consensus reached at last year’s commemorative summit marking the 30th anniversary of China-Asean dialogue relations, see that global development initiatives are implemented first in its neighbors, and work together to build a common home of peace, tranquility, prosperity, beauty and friendship.China will also have in-depth exchange of views with other parties on the current regional and international situation so as to inject more positive energy into regional peace, stability and world prosperity and development.Source: Beijing daily client | journalists Liu Xiaoyan process editor: U022