Mali President and Serbian Prime Minister have extended congratulations on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, lauding China’s achievements and their great significance to global progress.

In a recent exclusive interview with one of the television network, President of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Kaita said he has visited China many times and its great achievements made in the past 70 years are incredible and have reached all the people in the world.

“I’m a friend, a true friend of the Chinese people. I feel wholeheartedly happy when I see achievements China has made nowadays because I know the Chinese history and know it is courageous, noble and is worth eulogizing. China’s concept of development has been upgraded to the height of being people-centred,” said the President.

Kaita said the two countries are deepening bilateral cooperation and he hopes China can become better and better

“I wish China success in all fields. I hope Chinese President Xi Jinping can lead his people to realise their dreams and help the poor across the world to live a better life,” he said.

Meanwhile, Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic also highly commented on China’s great progress and contributions to the rest of the world.

“I would like to congratulate you on behalf of the government of Serbia for that fantastic development. I know that the living standard in China is increasing every year.”

“The Chinese are becoming more and more competitive. Serbia is happy because of that China is one of the strongest partnerships of Serbia both politically and economically. And we enjoy being part of the Belt & Road Initiative of President Xi,” she told.