PM to pay official visit to China from June 19
By A Staff Reporter
Kathmandu, June 14:
Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli is paying an official visit to China at the invitation of Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, from June 19.
As per the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Prime Minister will be accompanied by his spouse, Radhika Shakya.
The entourage of the Prime Minister Oli will include Minister for Home Affairs Ram Bahadur Thapa ‘Badal’, Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun ‘Ananta’, Minister for Physical Infrastructure and Transport Raghubir Mahaseth, Chief Advisor to the Prime Minister Bishnu Rimal, Members of Parliament, high-ranking government officials, representatives of the private sector and media persons.
During the visit, the Prime Minister is scheduled to hold delegation-level bilateral talks with his Chinese counterpart, Li Keqiang.
He will also meet senior Chinese leaders. He will address the Nepal-China Business Forum and think tanks in Beijing. During the visit, the two countries will also sign some agreements and memorandums of understanding.
The Prime Minister will also visit Lhasa, the capital city of the Tibet Autonomous Region of China, where he will meet with the provincial leaders.
The Prime Minister and the delegation will return home on June 24.