|Consul General Meets with Manchester Council Leader|
Consul General Dr. Sun Dali met with Sir Richard Leese, Manchester council leader, deputy leader Councillor Sue Murphy, chief executive Ms. Joanne Roney at his residence on May 9th, 2017, accompanied by Deputy Consul General Lai Bo and Consul Lyu Xiaomei.
Dr. Sun expressed appreciation of Manchester's active efforts in expanding links with China, especially in continuously intensifying friendly relationship with Wuhan. He briefed the guests on the upcoming Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation and pledged concerted efforts promoting mutually beneficial cooperation between Manchester and China in the 45th anniversary of China-UK ambassadorial diplomatic relationship and the consolidating year of the Golden Era of bilateral relations.
They also exchanged views on the recent Metro Mayor election and dovetailing of UK-China sub-national development strategies.