Senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official He Yong on Wednesday met with a delegation of young politicians from the Party of European Socialists (PES).
The delegation, led by the party's Secretary General Philip Cordery, came to China for a week-long visit.
He, deputy secretary of the CPC's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, spoke highly of China-Europe relations and inter-party ties.
He said the CPC would like to enhance dialogue and communication with PES in a concerted effort to deepen the China-Europe strategic partnership,tackle global challenges and build an equitable and fair international order.
Cordery praised China for playing a constructive role in international affairs, saying his party would like to step up exchanges with the CPC so as to learn from and support each other.
After Beijing, the delegation will head to south China's Guangdong province and east China's metropolis of Shanghai.Source: Xinhua http://paper.people.com.cn/rmrb/html/2010-07/08/nw.D110000renmrb_20100708_5-02.htm?div=-1