Li Keqiang holds talks with Jamaican Prime Minister Holnis
On the morning of November 8, Premier Li Keqiang of the State Council held talks with Jamaican Prime Minister Holnis, who is on an official visit to China, at the Great Hall of the people.
Li Keqiang said that Jamaica is an important partner of China in the Caribbean region. Since the establishment of diplomatic ties 47 years ago, the two sides have always respected each other, equality and mutual benefit, and bilateral relations have continued to develop healthily and steadily. During the Prime Minister's visit to China, President Xi Jinping met with you, and the relations between the two countries have been upgraded to strategic partnerships. It is hoped that the two sides will make joint efforts to promote more fruitful relations between the two countries and better benefit the two peoples.
Li Keqiang pointed out that practical cooperation between China and Portugal has great potential and broad prospects. It is hoped that the two sides will uphold the concept of joint discussion, joint construction and sharing, and strengthen the convergence of development strategies. China is willing to continue to support Chinese enterprises in carrying out cooperation with Portugal in the fields of infrastructure, tourism, agriculture and aquatic products in accordance with market principles and commercial rules, so as to achieve mutual benefit and win-win results. China is willing to import more Jamaican high-quality products that meet the needs of the market, and strengthen exchanges and cooperation in the fields of tourism, education, sports and manpower training. We are also willing to strengthen cooperation with the dental side on the issue of climate change and continue to promote the implementation of the Paris Agreement.
Holnis said: this is my first visit to China and I am amazed at China's remarkable development achievements. Jamaica is the first country in the Caribbean to establish diplomatic relations with China, and the relations between the two countries are strong. The dental side is willing to actively participate in "Belt and Road Initiative" cooperation, strengthen cooperation in the fields of trade, investment, infrastructure, health, education, training and tourism, and strengthen communication and coordination in dealing with climate change and other international affairs. We will continue to push bilateral relations to a new level.
After the talks, the prime ministers of the two countries jointly witnessed the signing of a number of bilateral cooperation documents in the fields of joint construction of "Belt and Road Initiative", economy and trade, and human resources development.
Prior to the talks, Li Keqiang held a welcoming ceremony for Holnis in the square outside the east gate of the Great Hall of the people.
State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Vice Chairman of the CPPCC National Committee Bateer, Vice Chairman of the CPPCC National Committee and Chairman of the National Development and Reform Commission he Lifeng attended the relevant activities.
On the morning of the same day, Holnis went to Tiananmen Square to lay a wreath at the Monument to the people's Heroes.