Joint Statement between the People's Republic of China and Nepal(2018)
Joint Statement between the People's Republic of China and Nepal
- (21 June, 2018 Beijing)
- 1. At the invitation of Premier H. E. Li Keqiang of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, The Rt. Hon. K P Sharma Oli, Prime Minister of Nepal is on an official visit to China from June 19 to 24, 2018. Besides Beijing, Prime Minister Oli will visit Lhasa, the capital city of the Tibet Autonomous Region. He is accompanied by his spouse Mrs. Radhika Shakya, Hon. Mr. Ram Bahadur Thapa, Minister for Home Affairs, Hon. Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Minister for Foreign Affairs, Hon. Mr. Barsha Man Pun, Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation, Hon. Mr. Raghubir Mahaseth, Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport, Mr. Bishnu Prasad Rimal, Chief Advisor to the Prime Minister, Members of Parliament, senior Government Officials, representatives from the private sector and media persons.
- 2. During the visit, Prime Minister Oli called on H.E. Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China,held official level talks with Premier Li Keqiang, and met with H.E. Li Zhanshu, Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China. In a warm and cordial atmosphere, leaders of the two countries reached broad understanding through in-depth exchange of views on further cementing traditional friendship and deepening cooperation for mutual benefit.
- 3. The leaders of both sides expressed satisfaction over remarkable achievements made in various areas of cooperation since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries in 1955, and believed that the bilateral relationship maintained the momentum of healthy development on the basis of the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence, which sets a model of harmonious coexistence between countries of different size and social system.