Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi to pay official visit to Mongolia

2020-09-10 16:31:19

At the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia N.Enkhtaivan, State Councilor of the People’s Republic of China, Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi will pay an official visit to Mongolia on September 15-16.

During his visit to Mongolia, Mr. Wang Yi is set to hold official talks with his Mongolian counterpart alongside paying courtesy calls on heads of state of Mongolia.

The visit aims to keep frequency of bilateral high-level visits and move forward bilateral cooperation in all areas. And strengthening the achievements in efforts for reviving economic cooperation alongside continuing collaboration in prevention of COVID-19 pandemic will be main topics of meetings and talks to be held during the visit.

The sides agreed to realize the visit considering the current situation of the COVID-19 outbreak in the two countries that China has taken control of the pandemic and Mongolia has zero local transmission. As the visit is to be hosted in Mongolia under the heightened state of readiness, corresponding officials are making coordination so that as few people as possible participate in the official events and the infection prevention rules is strictly adhered.

Furthermore, foreign visits, events and multilateral meetings started to be held again in recent months as the countries are coping with the new situation. In particular, State Councilor of the People’s Republic of China, Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi did visits to the European countries from August 25 to September 1 and he will pay visits to Russia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan prior to his visit to Mongolia.