China and Angola sign agreement to abolish ordinary visas

China’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Wang Yi, is due to arrive in Luanda on 13 January to sign an agreement to abolish visas for ordinary passports with the Angolan government, the Angolan Foreign Affairs Ministry said on Wednesday.

Wang Yi, in addition to signing the agreement and meeting with members of the Angolan government, will have an audience on Sunday with the President of the Republic, João Lourenço.

The Chinese minister will also visit Gabon, Rwanda and Sao Tome and Principe on his African trip, a spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China announced on Tuesday in Beijing.

Wang Yi’s visit will promote mutual political trust, strengthen mutually beneficial cooperation, and prepare for the China-Africa Cooperation Forum summit to be held in China this year, Lu Kang said. (macauhub)