Tunisian Ambassador to China： Realizing Quality Leaps for ＂One Belt All Road＂
Tunisian Ambassador to China: Realizing Quality Leaps for "One Belt All Road"
People’s Network Beijing April 25 (Reporter Wang Jingwald) The second "One Belt" International Cooperation Summit held in Beijing from 25 to 27 this month.
A few days ago, the People’s Daily reporter interviewed Dia Harley, Tunisian Ambassador.
Harley’s ambassador was highly evaluated "a belt all the way" initiative, and said that since the "all road" initiative, the sudden relationship has achieved quality leap. He said that Tunisia attaches great importance to this session and sent senior delegation to participate.
Harley said that since the "One Belt" initiative in 2013, Tunisia has always attached great importance to and actively participating, and signed a memorandum of understanding "a belt all the way" in July 2018.
He pointed out that "a belt all the way" initiative provides a model for bilateral and multilateral cooperation mechanisms, and the future is hoped for the future of the relations between the two countries.
The rapid development of sudden relations in various fields "comprehensive flowering" With the continued advancement of "all the way" construction and the restoration of Tunisia’s domestic political security situation, the sudden relationship has achieved rapid development in various fields in recent years.
In this regard, the Harley Ambassador believes that close high-level exchanges are a good reflection of the development of the relations between the two countries. For example, China State Councilors and Foreign Director Wang Yi’s visit to Tunisia 2016, Tunisia, Jehinavi, 2017 and 2018 Visit China, and September 2018 Tunisian Premier Sufu Shahd attended the China-Non Cooperation Forum Beijing Summit.
In addition, the newly established China-Tunisia Business Council has become an important platform for the two business communication. Closely high-level visits and business communication have further enhanced a sudden relationship. At present, China has become the fourth largest trading partner and the third largest exporter of Tunisia.
Ambassador Harley pointed out that Tunisia has also actively striving to increase the exports of China and gradually realize the balance between bilateral trade. On the other hand, the number of Chinese tourists to suddenly increased significantly in recent years, and the 8,000 people in 2016 were climbed to 30,000 people in 2018.
Ambassador emphasizes that China has become an important strategy market for Tunisia tourism.
In addition, academic and scientific exchanges between the two countries are also fruitful.
In recent years, the number of interchange students in the two countries have continued to rise.
The jointbook examinations conducted by the two ruins of Tunisia southern Tunisians in 2018 have also achieved great success. Ambassador has also expressed the expectation of earnings to attract more Chinese investment.
He said that the Tunisian government implemented a perfect foreign investment policy and signed a self-trade agreement with the EU and Southeast African Common Market (Comesa), which created a good investment environment for Tunisia.
He called for more Chinese companies to invest in, from the Tunisian market, and take this platform to enter a broader international market.
Infrastructure and Modern Industry – A "Train Head" Tunisian Prime Minister, the "Train Head", Tunisia, During 2018, the two countries signed an agreement on the infrastructure construction of Maden Ning, Tunisia, which involves the railway. Bridges and industrial districts and other items.
In this regard, the Harley Ambassador said that these projects are in a feasibility study stage, progressing smoothly, and it will work immediately after research. He also mentioned that in February this year, Tunisia’s development, investment and international cooperation Minister of Lazarli visited China, and the two countries also signed a memorandum of understanding, in Tunisnels, Binzte and Nabil building highways. , Bridges and light rails and other infrastructure.
Ambassador said that China has experienced very rich in infrastructure construction, Tunisia is confident in the future construction results of these symbol projects. He emphasized that these projects will help promote the balanced development between Tunisian coastal and inland areas, as well as the optimization of the industrial layout, and effectively promote the country’s economic development.
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (Asia Vote) announced that the Asian Trend Council has approved Tunisia and other four members of a new batch of members. Since the establishment of 2015, the loans of the infrastructure project under the "One Belt" framework have exceeded 7 billion US dollars, which let the ambassador convinced that Joining the Asian vote will strengthen the infrastructure cooperation between China and Yadong other Member States. Provide a broad platform. In recent years, Chinese companies have shown more and more interested in investment in the industry and modern technology in Tunisia. Some Chinese auto companies such as "Chery" have been surprising, and China’s "Beidou Navigation System" has also conducted its first agricultural sector in Africa and Arab countries in March this year. Harley Ambassador emphasized that the modern manufacturing and science and technology sector has always been the top priority of the Tunisian government’s attention, and the two companies have maintained close exchanges, which aims to promote more Chinese companies to invest in related industries. Tunisia Diplomatic Training College – Demonstration of Cooperation in February 2018, Tunisia Foreign Minister Jehinavi signed an agreement with Vice Minister of Commerce, the Ministry of Commerce, provided funds from China to help projects in the Department of Diplomatic training.
The project is expected to laid the foundation in May this year. Harley said that the Tunisia Foreign Training Institute is the most important partnership project in recent years, and is also a model of cooperation between the two countries.
It fully reflects the height mutual trust between the two countries and a good bilateral relationship, and will further enhance the communication and mutual understanding between the two countries. The earlier uses the traditional non-cooperative and mediation mechanism to create a platform for the cradle and diplomatic exchange of Tunisia, Arab and African diplomats. Harley’s ambassador’s future confidence in the complex relationship.
He said that Tunisia is very optimistic about the future of bilateral relations. I look forward to the political and economic relations of the two countries continue to develop, and I hope that more Chinese companies go to invest.
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