6 January 2017, Beijing; His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Asim gave a public lecture on Maldives-China friendship and the Foreign Policy of President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom at the Beijing Foreign Studies University today.
Minister Asim recapped briefly the history of Maldives-China friendship, highlighting the fact that 2017 marks the 45th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations between the two countries. The Minister illuminated how the bilateral relations between the two countries has reached an all-time high in the present day.
The Minister’s lecture presented how vital the Chinese assistance has been in fulfilling the goals in the Economic agenda of President Yameen. The Minister further expressed how the President’s transformative economic agenda will provide Chinese investors a rewarding investment destination in the Maldives.
The lecture was followed by a Q&A session.