Union Minister for Foreign Affairs Pays a Working Visit to People’s Republic of China at the Invitation of the Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister

At the invitation of Mr Wang Yi, State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, U Wunna Maung Lwin, Union Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paid a working visit to Huangshan, Anhui Province of the People’s Republic of China, from 31 March 2022 to 2 April 2022.

On 1 April 2022, Union Minister met with with Mr Wang Yi and they cordially exchanged views on the following matters:

  • The matters pertaining to the further consolidation of the existing Pauk Phaw relations, enhancement of the implementation of bilateral projects on the basis of mutual benefit.
  • The conditions on the strengthening cooperation in the fights against the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • The matters relating to opening the Myanmar Consulate-General in Chongqing Municipality, and the maintenance of peace and stability along the border between Myanmar and China.
  • The conditions on the closer coordination for the smooth flow of border trade and promotion of trade and commerce between the two countries as well as possibilities of the opening of additional temporary and permanent border posts between Myanmar and China.
  • The matters relating to regional and international matters of mutual interest as well as for closer collaboration between the two  countries in regional and multilateral contexts, particularly, ASEAN and the United Nations.

Following the bilateral meeting, the Foreign Ministers witnessed the exchanging ceremony of the Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation between two countries and the Protocol of Phytosanitary Requirements for the Export of Banana from Myanmar to People’s Republic of China. Then, the Foreign Affairs Ministers also made a public announcement on the establishment of the Myanmar Consulate-General in Chongqing, the People’s Republic of China. Moreover, the Union Minister attended the dinner hosted by the State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of China. The Myanmar delegation led by the Union Minister for Foreign Affairs arrived back in Myanmar on 2 April.

With the signing of the Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation, China will provide the RMB 650 million grant to Myanmar. And the Protocol of Phytosanitary Requirements for the Export of Banana, Myanmar will have the opportunity to export more bananas to Chinese markets.

  • At the invitation of Mr Wang Yi, State Councilor and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China, Union Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, paid a working visit to the People’s Republic of China, from 31 March 2022 to 2 April 2022.
  • The cordially exchanged views on the matters pertaining to the further consolidation of the existing Pauk Phaw relations, the strengthening cooperation in the fights against the Covid-19 pandemic, the maintenance of peace and stability along the border between Myanmar and China, the closer coordination for the smooth flow of border trade, and the closer collaboration between the two  countries in regional and multilateral contexts, particularly, ASEAN and the United Nations.
  • The Foreign Ministers witnessed the exchanging ceremony of the Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation between two countries and the Protocol of Phytosanitary Requirements for the Export of Banana from Myanmar to People’s Republic of China. Then, the Foreign Affairs Ministers also made a public announcement on the establishment of the Myanmar Consulate-General in Chongqing, the People’s Republic of China.
  • With the signing of the Agreement on Economic and Technical Cooperation, China will provide the RMB 650 million grant to Myanmar.

 

engdate: 
Sunday, April 3, 2022 - 17:00
month: 
April, 2022