Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia was received by the Chinese President, Xi Jinping, to whom he delivered a message from the President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, by which the Head of State welcomes the quality " exceptional "Algerian-Chinese relations.
During his stay in Beijing, where he took part in the China-Africa Cooperation Forum Summit, as the Representative of the President of the Republic, the Prime Minister was received by Chinese President Xi Jinping , to which he delivered a message from President Bouteflika, in which the Head of State "welcomes the exceptional quality of Algerian-Chinese relations and reiterates his commitment to strengthen them for the benefit of both countries and the two peoples".
President Xi Jinping welcomed the state of Algerian-Chinese relations, "framed by the Global Strategic Partnership and the achievements of bilateral cooperation in various fields."
He also marked "his personal interest in strengthening and expanding cooperation between the two countries."
The Chinese also welcomed the accession of Algeria to the "belt and road" initiative.
At the same time, Mr. Ouyahia congratulated the Chinese President for "the success of the 3rd Summit of the China-Africa Cooperation Forum, which was marked by the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Plan of Action". action for the period 2019-2021 ".
In this regard, he welcomed the eight initiatives announced by the Chinese President with "a substantial financial support over the next three years, in that they constitute, once again, an eloquent testimony of the China's commitment to contribute to the development of Africa ".
The Prime Minister also expressed his "satisfaction with the quality of the Algerian-Chinese relations which are experiencing a continuous reinforcement in favor of the implementation of the Global Strategic Partnership, signed in 2014 by Presidents Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Xi Jinping" .
In this context, he welcomed "the interest shown by China and Chinese companies in the vast programs and development projects in Algeria, including the Port Center project and that of the transformation and exploitation of phosphate in the east of the country ".
The Chinese President instructed Mr. Ouyahia to convey his "warm greetings" to the President of the Republic and his wishes for "happiness and progress to the Algerian people friend".
The hearing was attended by Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdelkader Messahel