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28. 8. 201422:39

Czech Prime Minister and the Vice Premier of China Discuss the Deepening of Cooperation between the Two Countries

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka opened the Local Leaders Meeting – China Investment Forum 2014 and met with Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli on 28 August 2014.

During the opening address of the Local Leaders Meeting – China Investment Forum 2014, Sobotka spoke about various issues, including the government's plan to establish a direct air connection between Prague and Shanghai.

Sobotka's discussion with the Chinese Deputy Prime Minister at the forum mainly targeted various options for the development of relations between China and the Czech Republic, with focus on priority areas of cooperation. The two officials also spoke about partnerships in such areas as healthcare, tourism, manufacturing, science and research, agriculture, and environmental protection.