Egypt, China vow to promote comprehensive strategic partnership
Chen made the remarks during his meeting with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on the sideline of the World Youth Forum which is being held untill November 10.
Chen conveyed President Xi's greetings to Sisi and handed him Xi's congratulatory letter on the World Youth Forum. He also briefed Sisi on the recent 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Chen stressed that China always reviews the Chinese-Egyptian relations from a strategic and long-term perspective and tries to promote the bilateral ties accordingly.
He further said that China wishes to work with Egypt to implement the important consensus reached by the heads of the two countries and further deepen the pragmatic cooperation in all fields to push forward the comprehensive strategic partnership between China and Egypt.
For his part, Sisi thanked Xi for sending his special envoy to attend the forum and warmly congratulated Xi on the successful conclusion of the 19th CPC National Congress. He also invited Chen to convey his sincere greetings and best wishes to Xi.
Sisi said Egypt admires China's achievements in all fields of development and hopes to learn from the experiences of China's reform and development. ■