The Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Sun Weidong reiterated China’s steadfast support for Sri Lanka in its ongoing economic recovery.
Vice Minister Sun Weidong announced China’s keen interest in exploring opportunities to strengthen the bilateral relations between the two countries, noting that this commitment highlights China’s dedication to fostering closer ties with Sri Lanka on various fronts.
This was intimated when the Vice Minister paid a a courtesy call on President Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (30) at the President's Office.
President Wickremesinghe expressed his sincere appreciation for the unwavering assistance provided by China during this critical period.
The visit of Vice Minister Sun Weidong and the discussions held with President Wickremesinghe further solidify the bonds between China and Sri Lanka, paving the way for enhanced cooperation and shared prosperity in the future.
President’s Chief-of-Staff and National Security Advisor Sagala Ratnayaka, Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Aruni Wijewardena, Director of International Affairs Dinouk Colombage and Director of Sustainable Development Randula Abeyweera were present on this occasion.