08:38, March 14, 2020 Source: People's Daily Online-People's Daily
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, March 13th. Chinese President Xi Jinping telephoned Katerina Sakellaropoulou on March 13th to congratulate her on her appointment as President of the Greek Republic.
Xi Jinping pointed out in the congratulatory message that China and Greece are good friends who watch and help each other, achieve mutual benefit and win-win results, and learn from each other. At the end of last year, I successfully carried out a state visit to Greece. I am satisfied with the fruitful results achieved by the two countries in building the "Belt and Road" cooperation, and I am full of confidence in the prospects for China-Greece cooperation. I attach great importance to the development of China-Greece relations, and I am willing to establish a good working relationship with President Sakellaropoulou and jointly promote new progress in China-Greece comprehensive strategic partnership.
(Editors: Xie Lei, Zhao Jing)