China’s ambassador pledges to continue cooperation with Angola

6 June 2019

The Chinese ambassador to Angola, Gong Tao, on Wednesday expressed his country’s willingness to continue to cooperate with Angola in the economic area, according to local press reports.

Gong Tao, speaking at the end of a hearing that President Joao Lourenço granted to the vice chairman of the National People’s Congress Standing Committee, Wang Chen, said that the willingness to continue to cooperate included the execution of various projects to be financed through the concession of credit lines.

Wang Chen arrived in Luanda on Monday heading a delegation of 21 deputies for a three-day working visit as part of a process of strengthening two-way relations between the legislative bodies of both countries.

The vice chairman of the Standing Committee of the People’s Congress of China has scheduled meetings with the chairs of the various committees of the National Congress and with the first vice-president of the Angolan parliament, Emília Carlota Dias, as well as visits to some projects built using funding from China. (Macauhub)