Xi says new substantial progress made on text of China-U.S. economic and trade agreement
Updated 09:38, 05-Apr-2019
Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a message to his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, that new substantial progress has been made on the text of the China-U.S. economic and trade agreement in the past more than one month.
In the message conveyed by Chinese Vice Premier Liu He during a meeting with Trump on Thursday, Xi encouraged the two sides to keep up with the spirit of mutual respect, equality and mutual benefit, and resolve issues of mutual concern to conclude the negotiations on the agreement text as soon as possible.
Xi said that a healthy and stable development of China-U.S. relations needs, in particular, their strategic leadership, adding that he is ready to keep close contact with Trump through various means.
Source(s): Xinhua News Agency