Highlights of foreign congratulatory messages on Xi's re-election as CPC chief (10)
 ( 2017.10.30 )

BEIJING, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) -- Congratulations have been pouring in from around the world since Chinese President Xi Jinping was re-elected general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday.

In their messages, leaders of foreign countries, political parties and organizations also expressed their confidence that the CPC, under Xi's leadership, will guide China toward greater prosperity and a larger international role.

The following is an edited version of some of the messages.

Viktor Orban, prime minister of Hungary and president of the Fidesz - Hungarian Civic Alliance party:

Please allow me to present you my warm congratulations on the occasion of your being re-elected general secretary of the CPC Central Committee.

Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh, prime minister of Mongolia:

I totally believe that in the next five years China will play a more important role in the international community and make bigger contributions to the world economic growth.

Sher Bahadur Deuba, prime minister of Nepal and president of the Nepali Congress party:

Your re-election shows that the CPC and the Chinese people sincerely uphold your strong leadership. I wish China greater achievements in its development in your new term.

Alexis Tsipras, prime minister of Greece and leader of the SYRIZA party:

I would take the opportunity of your re-election to reiterate that we attach great importance to strengthening our bilateral ties.

Boyko Borissov, prime minister of Bulgaria and chairman of the GERB party:

We believe that the Belt and Road Initiative and the "16+1" cooperation mechanism will generate more positive outcomes.

Sheikh Hasina, prime minister of Bangladesh and president of the Bangladesh Awami League:

We welcome Your Excellency's efforts in building a community with a shared future for mankind and highly appreciate Your Excellency's series of initiatives committed to the socio-economic development of developing countries.

Patrice Trovoada, prime minister of Sao Tome and Principe and leader of the Independent Democratic Action party:

Your re-election shows that the Chinese people unanimously acknowledge Your Excellency's remarkable contributions to your people and the international community.

Motsoahae Thomas Thabane, prime minister of Lesotho and president of the All Basotho Convention:

"The success of the Communist Party of China and the People's Republic of China is not only of significance to China, but also is of great inspiration to Africa and the world."

Keith Christopher Rowley, prime minister of Trinidad and Tobago:

"I am particularly heartened by your vision for the People's Republic of China and your country's ongoing commitment to supporting developing countries such as Trinidad and Tobago."

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