Foreign Minister Gyawali to leave for China on April 16


KATHMANDU: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is leading a delegation to People’s Republic of China from April 16.

According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Gyawali is leaving for China on an official visit at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi. Foreign Minister Gyawali and Chinese Foreign Minister Yi will hold bilateral talks on April 18 which will be followed by a joint press address, according to the MoFA.

The Foreign Affairs Minister will also call on the State Leader of China and address a round-table meeting of Chinese think-tanks.

On April 20, Gyawali will meet with the provincial leaders of Sichuan and address a programme at the Sichuan University.

The Nepali delegation includes Ambassador of Nepal to China Leela Mani Paudyal and other Foreign Ministry officials. Minister Gyawali will return on April 21.

Published: April 13, 2018 3:37 pm