26.2 C
Thursday, April 18, 2024

Colombia, China sign 12 agreements to expand strategic partnership


 Colombia and China have entered into 12 new cooperation agreements in the fields of economics, technology, science, education and culture, the Colombian presidential administration said on Wednesday.

“Colombia and China advanced in the construction of trade relations and solid and ambitious cooperation with the signing of 12 documents in economic, investment, commercial, technological, environmental, scientific, educational and cultural areas,” the administration said in a statement, following President Gustavo Petro’s visit to Beijing.

The statement added that the agreements would help expand access of Colombian agricultural products to the Chinese market, and also encourage Chinese investment in industry and infrastructure, with priority for the development of railway transport.

In addition, China will support the transformation and digital economy, as well as data protection and security in Colombia, the statement added.

Share post:




More like this

Home voting in East parliamentary constituency begins

By TC News Desk Agartala, 17th April 2024:   Home voting...

First phase of Lok Sabha election campaign concludes in West Tripura parliamentary constituency

By TC News Desk Agartala, 17th April 2024:  In the...

Man found deceased in reservoir at Betaga

By TC News Desk Agartala, 17th April 2024:   The Betaga...

Ram Navami: Pranajit Singha Roy offers prayer at Durga Bari Temple in Agartala

By TC News Desk Agartala, 17th April 2024:   The auspicious...