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China supports Fiji in climate change initiatives

Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola met Chinese foreign affairs officials last Friday, where China pledged support for Fiji’s initiatives towards climate change advocacy in the region. Ms Ying met with the Foreign Minister in Suva and used the opportunity to thank Fiji for her recent participation at the Military Parade in China. She also pledge […]

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September 22, 2015 12:56 am

Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola met Chinese foreign affairs officials last Friday, where China pledged support for Fiji’s initiatives towards climate change advocacy in the region.

Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola and the Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee – National People’s Congress, People’s Republic of China, Ms. Fu Ling.
Foreign Minister Ratu Inoke Kubuabola and the Chairperson of the Foreign Affairs Committee – National People’s Congress, People’s Republic of China, Ms. Fu Ling. Photo: Department of Information.

Ms Ying met with the Foreign Minister in Suva and used the opportunity to thank Fiji for her recent participation at the Military Parade in China. She also pledge support for Fiji’s initiatives towards climate change advocacy in the region.

Ms Ying also updated Minister Kubuabola on China’s advancement towards reducing its carbon emissions.
The two also discussed Fiji and China’s participation at this year’s 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

Minister Kubuabola thanked Ms Ying and her delegation for visiting Fiji and expressed his gratitude on behalf of the Fijian Government for China’s continued and renewed support to Fiji.

He highlighted China’s position as an important development partner for Fiji and also welcomed more high-level delegations from China to visit Fiji.

Ms. Ying was accompanied by the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to Fiji, H.E. Zhang Ping together with senior officials from the Yantian District.

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