Finnish President Niinisto to visit China on January 13-16
Finnish President Sauli Niinisto will pay a state visit to China from January 13 to 16 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced at a regular press briefing on Monday.
China and Finland forged diplomatic relations in October 1950. During Xi's state visit to Finland in April 2017, the two countries confirmed the establishment of a future-oriented new-type cooperative partnership.
Bilateral trade volume between China and Finland reached 7.1 billion U.S. dollars in 2017, according to statistics from China's customs authority.