Damascus, SANA- The Syrian-Chinese Business Council held a farewell ceremony for China’s Ambassador in Damascus, Feng Biao, on the occasion of completing his mission, at Yafour tourist resort.
‘The Syrian-Chinese relations are historical, and deep-rooted due to the utmost efforts exerted by the two countries’ leaderships”, Assistant Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, Dr. Ayman Susan said in a speech during the ceremony, recalling “the remarkable contributions of Ambassador Biao in boosting the friendly relations between both countries”.
In turn, Ambassador Biao expressed his thanks and gratitude to President Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian government, the staff of Foreign Affairs Ministry and the Syrian-Chinese Business Council for cooperating with him to complete his tasks, highlighting the most important historical juncture that boosted bilateral relations, and taking part in reconstruction process of Syria.
Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade, Dr. Muhammad Samer Al-Khalil said “China is the top strategic partner to Syria regarding production requirements, raw materials and goods.
Minister of Education, Dr. Darem Tabbaa hail the humanitarian role played by Ambassador Biao in facilitating the delivering of Chinese medical and financial aid.
For their part, both Chairman of Syrian-Chinese Business Council, Muhammad Hamsho and Chairman of Syrian-Chinese Friendship Committee at People’s Assembly, Bilal Al-Na’al appreciated the great role of Ambassador Biao in developing bilateral relations in all domains.
At the conclusion of the ceremony, Ambassador Biao was awarded two honor shields by Chairman of the Syrian-Chinese Business Council and Chairman of the Syrian-Chinese Friendship Committee at People’s Assembly.
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