President Duterte (left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands at the start of their bilateral meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on August 30 (Source: philstar.com)

Philippines, China sign six cooperation agreements

The Philippines and China have signed six bilateral agreements related to economic growth, education, and science and technology during President Rodrigo Duterte’s visit to Beijing from August 28 to September 1.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc devliers a speech at a roundtable meeting of the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BFR) in Beijing, China. (Photo: VNA)

PM values efforts to promote international connectivity at Belt and Road Forum

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc valued efforts to promote connectivity and international economic links, including the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), in his speech delivered at the roundtable meeting of the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in Beijing, China, on April 27.