FIJI and China have enjoyed excellent and stable relations with military cooperation a highlight of its bilateral relations, says People’s Republic of China’s Ambassador to Fiji, His Excellency Qian Bo.
The Chinese envoy was speaking at the deck reception on board the PLA Navy Training Ship Qi Jiguang that was attended by Prime Minister Frank Bainimarama, who was also given a tour of the ship.
The training vessel is on a two month long oceanic mission as part of the celebrations for the 70th Anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China and is currently docked at the Suva Wharf.
The reception was also attended by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, Cabinet Ministers, senior Government officials, the diplomatic corps. and local Chinese community