Xinhua News Agency, Vientiane, November 19 (Reporter Zheng Mingda Zhang Jianhua) At the invitation of Sai Song Peng, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and chairman of the Central Committee of the Nationalist Front, Wang Yang, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, from 16 to 19 During an official visit to Laos, he met with Lao People's Revolutionary Party Secretary-General and President Ben Yang, Prime Minister Thong Lun, and parliamentary President Barney, and held talks with Sai Song Phong.
From November 16 to 19, Wang Yang, member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and chairman of the CPPCC National Committee, paid an official visit to Laos at the invitation of Sai Song Peng, member of the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and chairman of the Central Committee of the Nationalist Front. This is November 19, Wang Yang met with the General Secretary of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party and President Ben Yang. Photo by Xinhua News Agency reporter Yan Yan
During the meeting with Ben Yang, Wang Yang conveyed the cordial greetings and best wishes from General Secretary Xi Jinping and the President. Wang Yang said that in April this year, the top leaders of the two parties and the two countries jointly signed an action plan to build a China-Laos destiny community, which provided important guidance and compliance for the long-term development of China-Laos relations. China is willing to play a high-level leadership role with Laos, timely strengthen strategic communication on major issues of bilateral relations, advance the “Belt and Road” initiative and Laos ’strategy of“ changing the landlocked country into a land-union country ”, and promote the construction of the China-Laos economic corridor. Level, mechanism and dialogue. Wang Yang briefed the Fourth Plenary Session of the 19th CPC Central Committee and expressed his willingness to strengthen the exchange of experience in governing the party and the country with the old side and work together to develop socialist causes with their own characteristics.
Ben Yang asked Wang Yang to convey his good regards and blessings to General Secretary Xi Jinping and President of the State. He sincerely congratulated the Chinese people on the tremendous development achievements under the leadership of the Communist Party of China. He said that Laos and China are close friends and brothers with the same destiny. Lao is willing to work with China to implement the action plan of the Lao-China destiny community, to close exchanges between the two parties, party building and cadres at all levels, and to support each other on their core concerns. Coordinate positions on major international and regional issues, and promote more comprehensive and higher-quality development of bilateral relations.
During the talks with Sai Song Pong, Wang Yang said that under the joint leadership of the top leaders of the two parties and two countries, China-Laos relations entered a new era. China is willing to keep close high-level visits with the Laos, deepen political mutual trust, implement major production capacity and economic and trade cooperation projects, and take the opportunity of co-sponsoring the China-Laos Tourism Year to expand tourism cooperation and cultural exchanges in various fields. The Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference is willing to strengthen exchanges with each other and learn from each other in order to enrich the content of the comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership between the two countries.
Sai Songpeng said that the successful practice of socialism with Chinese characteristics fully reflects the strategic vision and governance capabilities of the Communist Party of China. Laos and China's relations are at the best period in history. Laos firmly supports the "Belt and Road" initiative, and is willing to deepen the exchange of experience in governing the party and the country with China, strengthen all-round mutually beneficial cooperation, and believe that Laos and China's community of shared destiny will continue to flourish.
When meeting with Tonglun and Barney, Wang Yang said that China-Laos relations have both a solid political foundation and complementary economic advantages. China appreciates the policy and legal support provided by the Lao Government and the Congress to promote cooperation between the two countries. The two sides should work hard to implement the consensus reached by leaders of the two parties and the two countries, ensure the completion of the China-Laos Railway on schedule, promote more assistance projects for the elderly to the people's livelihood field, and consolidate the basis of the friendship between China and Laos. Lao Fang said that the great achievements of New China in the past 70 years have fully proved to the world the superiority of the socialist system. Laos appreciates China's active role in international and regional affairs, supports China's measures to maintain core interests and national security, and welcomes Chinese companies to invest in Laos and Chinese tourists to Lao and would like to provide more convenience.
During the visit, Wang Yang also met with Luang Prabang Provincial Party Committee Secretary and Governor Kan Kang, inspected the construction of the railway between China and Laos, attended the forum of overseas Chinese representatives in Laos and related activities of the China-Laos Tourism Year, and presented the former Lao President A bronze statue of Kaishan Fengweihan presented a flower basket.
Xia Baolong, vice chairman and secretary general of the CPPCC National Committee, participated in the above activities.