President Xi said that he would like to work with President Milanovic to deepen the bilateral friendship and mutually beneficial cooperation and make new contributions to China-CEECs Cooperation and the development of China-EU Relations.

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday sent a congratulatory message to Zoran Milanovic on his assumption as Croatia’s New President.

In his message, President Xi said that Croatia and China enjoy strong political mutual trust, fruitful results in joint Belt & Road construction and positive cooperation’s within the framework of cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs).

Noting that Croatia, the rotating Presidency of the European Union (EU), is China’s good friend in the bloc, President Xi said that he attaches great importance to the development of China-Croatia Relations.

President Xi said that he would like to work with Milanovic to deepen the bilateral friendship and mutually beneficial cooperation and make new contributions to China-CEECs cooperation and the development of China-EU Relations.