China’s cooperation with Portuguese-speaking countries important in Chinese foreign relations

Cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking countries is an integral and important part of China’s foreign relations, said the Commissioner of the Chinese Foreign Ministry in Macau on a visit to Forum Macau.

Ye Dabo gave assurances that China will further boost cooperation with the Portuguese-speaking countries in order to achieve new results in promoting the construction of the “Belt and Road.”

During a meeting with the heads of Forum Macau and the delegates of the Portuguese-speaking countries represented in the institution, Commissioner Ye said it is important to strengthen the link between the development strategies of China and the Portuguese-speaking countries and to study and explore the most important areas with a view to strengthening this cooperation.

Ye Dabo also praised the “dynamic role of the Forum” in promoting Macau as a platform for services for economic and trade cooperation between China and Portuguese-speaking countries, and in extending the influence of the organisation on an international level. (macauhub)