Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping's visits to Bangladesh, Laos, New Zealand and Australia had contributed to promoting friendship, mutual trust and cooperation between China and these countries, a senior Chinese official said Thursday.
Xi paid official visits to the four nations between June 14 and June 24, meeting with leaders and exchanging views on a wide range of issues, witnessing the signing of a series of bilateral cooperation agreements, addressing business forums and attending cultural activities.
"The visits boasted great achievements. It was a successful trip of friendship and substantial cooperation," said China's Vice Foreign Minister Zhang Zhijun, who accompanied Xi for the tour.
During the 11-day visits, Xi visited seven cities in four nations and attended more than 50 official activities, which were reported abundantly and positively by the media of the host countries and international community, Zhang said.【1】 【2】 【3】 【4】 【5】 【6】 http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2010-06/25/nw.D110000renmrb_20100625_3-02.htm?div=-1