|Rwanda: Chinese Envoy Commends Country's Investment Climate|
9 September 2011
The Chinese Ambassador to
He made the remarks, Thursday evening, during a reception to welcome the new First Consular at the Embassy, Chen Dong, and to bid farewell to the outgoing one, at the premises of the Chinese embassy.
"I have visited all the Chinese companies here and encouraged them to benefit from the conducive environment and invest in
The Ambassador pointed out that this year marks the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between
He added that the trade value between the two countries reached US$88.6 million in 2010 and by June this year, it had increased to US$
"I believe that with the efforts of the two sides,
The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mary Baine, hailed
"We do appreciate the work done by the Chinese nationals who are involved in infrastructural development in our country," she said, adding that more Chinese are welcome to invest.
The event brought together several government officials, diplomats and the business community.