BEIJING China (Xinhua) --
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta who attended the 2018 Beijing
Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation.
Xi said the
China-Kenya comprehensive strategic and cooperative partnership
has enjoyed rapid development and is leading China-Africa
cooperation in various fields.
China is willing to
strengthen inter-party cooperation and governance experience
sharing with Kenya, expand cooperation in the areas of
agriculture, infrastructure construction, medical care and
health as well as industrial capacity, and enhance
people-to-people and sub-national exchanges, helping Kenya
achieve its Big Four Agenda, said Xi.
China welcomes Kenya
to participate in Belt and Road cooperation, congratulates its
accession into the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, and
will support Kenya in building an economic belt and industrial
parks along the railway lines, Xi said.
Kenyatta said the
summit made plans for the direction of the forum in the coming
years and will promote the common prosperity of Africa and
Kenya is willing to
deepen its comprehensive strategic and cooperative partnership
with China, actively participate in Belt and Road construction
and promote connectivity, said Kenyatta.
After the meeting,
the two leaders witnessed the signing of bilateral cooperation
China’s top political advisor
meets Kenyan president
(Xinhua) -- China’s top political advisor Wang Yang
on Tuesday met with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta who attended
the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation
Wang, chairman of the Chinese People’s
Political Consultative Conference National Committee, said China
is willing to work with Kenya to take jointly building the Belt
and Road and implementing the outcomes of the FOCAC Beijing
Summit as an opportunity to advance China-Kenya comprehensive
strategic and cooperative partnership.
Kenyatta said the summit showed the
world the solidarity and cooperation between Africa and China.
He said Kenya pays high attention to strengthening the Belt and
Road cooperation with China and stands ready to work with China
to boost bilateral relations to new levels.