Ying Yong Meets Prime Minister of Sao Tome and Principe
04.21.2017

Shanghai Mayor Ying Yong met with Sao Tome and Principe Prime Minister Patrice Trovoada and his delegation on April 17, 2017.

Mayor Ying Yong expressed appreciation for the African nations adherence to the one-China principle and maintenance of Chinas core interest and its restoration of diplomatic relations at ambassadorial level and normalization of relations with China at the end of last year. He said the development of Shanghai, Chinas economic center, is an epitome of the countrys development and the result of implementation of the CPCs line, guiding principles and policies. Shanghai will, under the unified arrangement of the central government, make due contributions to the promotion of friendly cooperation and exchange between China and Sao Tome and Principe.

Prime Minister Patrice Trovoada said they havedeeply experienced Chinas opening up and sincerity for common development during this trip. Sao Tome and Principe sticks to the one-China principle and would like to work with China to open up a new chapter in Sao Tome and Principe-China cooperation.