FM Receives Vice Chairman of Chinese Communist Party

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received on Thursday 6112014 the vice chairman of the Chinese communist party.

During the meeting, the Chinese official expressed his country’s support for the current political, economic and social developments in Egypt.

He asserted that china respects the choices of the Egyptian people and their will.

In a statement, Spokesman for Foreign Ministry Badr Abdel Aati said that Shoukry thanked the Chinese official for his country’s support of Egypt and for the Arab issues especially the Palestinian cause.

Shoukry voiced his hope that China would take part in major projects in Egypt including, the Suez Canal project, Abdel Atti added.

Shoukry also wished the Chinese participation in the economic conference slated to be held next February that aims to attract many Chinese investments to Egypt and make good use of the Chinese expertise with regard to establishing industrial and free zones, according to the Egyptian diplomat.

The meeting also tackled a number of region issues in Africa especially the issue of water security as well as the recent situation in Libya, Iraq and Syria, Abdel Aati added.

MENA

Source : Egypt State Information Service