|Xi Jinping Sends a Congratulatory Message to the Fourth China-Arab States Expo|
On September 5, 2019, the fourth China-Arab States Expo opened in Yinchuan, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message, warmly congratulating the convening of the Expo.
Xi Jinping pointed out, following the trend of the times and respective development needs, China and the Arab states have made joint efforts in advancing the Belt and Road and achieved fruitful results in recent years.
Xi Jinping stressed, I announced the establishment of China-Arab states future-oriented strategic partnership of comprehensive cooperation and common development at the opening ceremony of the eighth Ministerial Meeting of the China-Arab States Cooperation Forum in July last year. The Expo this time will offer a beneficial platform for the two sides to deepen practical cooperation and push forward high-quality development of the Belt and Road Initiative. I hope that the two sides could seize the opportunity, blaze new trails and tap into potential to jointly promote China-Arab states strategic partnership to make greater progress for the benefit of the people from both sides.