Li Keqiang Telephoned Vietnamese Prime Minister
2022-01-14 10:29

Li Keqiang emphasized on the phone with Vietnamese Prime Minister Fan Mingzheng

Taking RCEP as an opportunity to take effect as scheduled

Promote a higher level of regional economic integration


Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, January 13-Premier Li Keqiang had a telephone conversation with Vietnamese Prime Minister Fan Mingzheng in Ziguangge, Zhongnanhai on January 13.


The two prime ministers exchanged New Year greetings and New Year greetings. Li Keqiang said that China and Vietnam are linked by mountains and rivers and share extensive common interests. In the past year, General Secretary Xi Jinping and the President of China had many telephone conversations with Vietnamese party and state leaders, which consolidated the strategic mutual trust between the two sides and promoted the stable and healthy development of bilateral relations. In the new year, China is willing to strengthen strategic communication with Vietnam, deepen exchanges in various fields, continue to carry out cooperation in epidemic prevention and control, properly manage differences, and keep China-Vietnam comprehensive strategic partnership moving forward. Economic and trade cooperation is an important field of cooperation between the two countries, and bilateral trade made gratifying progress last year. China is willing to provide more convenience for customs clearance of Vietnamese high-quality agricultural products exported to China.


Li Keqiang pointed out that the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP) came into effect as scheduled at the beginning of this year, which will help promote the free flow of regional economic factors, promote the expansion and upgrading of trade and investment, and maintain the security and stability of the industrial chain and supply chain. China is willing to work with Vietnam and other RCEP member countries to promote the effective implementation of RCEP, promote a higher level of regional economic integration and better benefit the people of all countries in the region.


Fan Mingzheng congratulated China on successfully achieving the goal of the first century, saying that China is a special partner of Vietnam, and promoting the comprehensive and in-depth development of Vietnam-China relations is the top priority of Vietnam's diplomacy. Vietnam has always adhered to the one-China policy, supported China's strong development, played a greater role in regional and international affairs, and supported China's successful hosting of the Beijing Winter Olympics. Vietnam is willing to continue to strengthen strategic communication and political mutual trust between the two parties and the two countries with China, improve the quality of cooperation in various fields, carry out close and effective cooperation in epidemic prevention, improve customs clearance efficiency at border crossings, strengthen coordination and cooperation in multilateral fields, properly handle differences, and promote the deepening of Vietnam-China relations.


He Lifeng attended the above activities.