Beijing, SANA- Presidential Political and Media Adviser Bouthaina Shaaban discussed on Thursday with Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister Chen Xiaodong means of bolstering bilateral relations between the two friendly countries at various levels.
The meeting was held on the sidelines of Second Belt and Road Forum which is currently held in Beijing, China.
Shaaban pointed out to the strong ties binding the two countries, which have two ancient civilizations and are similar in ideals and human values, and seeking to fight terrorism and realize security and safety in the world.
She hailed the support provided by the Chinese government to Syria at different levels.
Shaaban pointed out to the importance of Syria’s participation in the 2nd Belt and Road Forum which reflects its important contribution to the communication among peoples and civilizations.
For his part, the Chinese Assistant Foreign Minister affirmed that his country’s stance towards Syria has not changed and will not change, hailing the continued cooperation between the two countries especially in the fight against terrorism.
He voiced his country’s readiness to continue providing support and assistance to Syria, hailing the efforts exerted by Syria to make Astana talks a success.
The Chinese official also expressed China’s serious willingness to take part in the reconstruction stage in Syria, asserting that the government has been always encouraging the Chinese companies to invest in Syria.