Minister Linkevičius meets with the new Chinese Ambassador
On 28 February, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the Ambassador of China to Lithuania Shen Zhifei. He is already the tenth Ambassador of China to Lithuania since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Lithuania and China.
Lithuania’s Foreign Minister congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment and noted that the bilateral relationship between the two countries was positive and could be further developed. Particular attention was paid to increasing bilateral trade and economic relations in the fields of export of Lithuanian agricultural products to China, IT, laser technology, financial technology, and other sectors.
The Chinese Ambassador Shen Zhifei invited Lithuanian businesses to take an active part in the 2018 China International Import Expo and called for enhanced cooperation in the areas of high technology, transport, and tourism. Chinese representatives were invited to participate in the AgroBalt 2018 and Life Sciences Baltics 2018 exhibitions.