CCTV News (News Network): Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Bangladeshi Prime Minister Hasina at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse on the 5th.
Xi Jinping pointed out that China and Bangladesh are traditional friendly neighbors. When I made a state visit to your country in 2016, I upgraded the relationship between the two countries into a strategic partnership, pushed bilateral exchanges and cooperation into a new stage of rapid development, and injected new impetus into the economic and social development of their respective countries. The people have brought more happiness. At present, China and Bangladesh are at a critical stage of their respective development. Consolidating and developing strategic partnerships is not only in the common interests of the two countries and the two peoples, but also conducive to the prosperity and stability of Asia and open cooperation in the world.
Xi Jinping emphasized that the two sides should carry forward traditional friendship and strive to achieve cooperation and development and common development between the two countries. It is necessary to play the political leading role of high-level exchanges, strengthen the top-level design, and ensure the continuous development of exchanges and cooperation in various fields. It is necessary to maintain exchanges between the governments, legislatures, and political parties of the two countries, strengthen communication on bilateral relations, and build consensus. The Chinese side appreciates that Bangladesh has given China valuable support on China's core interests. It will, as always, firmly support Bangladesh's maintenance of independent sovereignty, explore a development path that is in line with its national conditions, and maintain political and social stability. China-Mexico cooperation has broad prospects and is promising. The two sides should strengthen cooperation in key areas such as trade, investment, production capacity, energy and power, transportation, information and communication, infrastructure construction, and agriculture, promote cooperation in the digital economy, and jointly build the "Digital Silk Road." China is willing to strengthen exchanges and cooperation with Bangladesh on education, culture, youth, and the media, and inherit and carry forward the traditional friendship between China and Bangladesh. China is willing to continue to support Bangladesh's anti-terrorism and law enforcement capacity building.
Hasina said that she warmly congratulated the 98th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China and the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, and congratulated today's China on its new achievements under the guidance of Xi Jinping's new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics. Bangladesh cherishes the friendly relations between Bangladesh and China created by the older generation of leaders of the two countries, firmly supports the one-China policy, and thanks China for its valuable support. In the process of fulfilling the dream of "Golden Bengal" proposed by the founding father Mujib Rahman, Meng Fang expects to continue to receive support from China, enhance the level of trade and investment between the two sides, and deepen the infrastructure construction, the digital economy, and address climate change. Cooperation in areas such as anti-terrorism security. Bangladesh is willing to learn from China's experience in governing the country and actively participate in the "One Belt and One Road" to promote the construction of the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar Economic Corridor.
Yang Jiechi, Wang Yi, He Lifeng, etc. attended the meeting.