|Li Keqiang Meets with Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis of Lithuania|
On the afternoon of April 12, 2019 local time, Premier Li Keqiang met with Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis of Lithuania in Dubrovnik.
Li Keqiang expressed that China and Lithuania enjoy friendly relations, and bilateral relations have maintained a positive development momentum since the establishment of China-Lithuania diplomatic relations, with solid political mutual trust and broad prospects for cooperation. The two sides have deepened the alignment of development strategies within the framework of cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC), and bilateral practical cooperation has yielded fruitful achievements. China is willing to keep promoting bilateral cooperation in accordance with market principles and European Union (EU) rules, import more of Lithuania's competitive products, and intensify exchanges at all levels, so as to push forward bilateral relations to a new stage.
Saulius Skvernelis said that the Lithuanian side attaches great importance to its relations with China, adding that the two sides enjoy close high-level exchanges and sound cooperation within the frameworks of China-CEEC cooperation and China-EU relations. The Lithuanian side hopes to work with China to deepen bilateral practical cooperation, explore exchanges and cooperation in finance, infrastructure and people-to-people and cultural engagement, and export to China more of its competitive agricultural and livestock products for greater achievements in bilateral relations.
Wang Yi and He Lifeng attend the meeting.