Xinhua News Agency, Stockholm, November 22 (Reporter He Miao) Swedish Foreign Minister Tobias Bürström recently stated that Sweden is willing to promote the deepening of EU-China cooperation during its presidency of the EU next year.
Bilstrom made the above remarks when meeting with Chinese Ambassador to Sweden Cui Aimin in the capital Stockholm. Bierstrom said that Sweden-China relations have a long history and the foundation for the development of bilateral relations is solid. The Swedish side is willing to work together with the Chinese side to strengthen cooperation in areas that are in line with the interests of both sides, jointly address climate change and promote the development of global trade. He said that China is Sweden's second largest trading partner outside the European Union. There is broad space for Sino-Sweden economic and trade cooperation and bright prospects for green cooperation. He looks forward to working with China to promote the further development of economic, trade and green cooperation.
Cui Aimin said that the traditional friendship between China and Sweden is profound. The two sides share consensus on issues such as multilateralism, trade liberalization, and addressing climate change. The two sides have close economic and trade relations, strong economic complementarity, great potential for cooperation in green technology, and broad prospects for cooperation. It is hoped that the two sides will strengthen exchanges, mutual learning and practical cooperation in the spirit of mutual respect and mutual benefit, so as to promote the healthy and stable development of bilateral relations and benefit the two countries and the two peoples. Cui Aimin also elaborated on China's principled position on the Taiwan issue, saying that China appreciates Sweden's long-term adherence to the one-China policy, and hopes that Sweden will continue to adhere to its correct position and maintain the political foundation for the development of Sino-Sweden relations with practical actions.
(Editors in charge: Liu Jieyan, Cui Yue)
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