Beijing, Feb 2 – Song Tao, minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee met with a delegation of the German CDU/CSU led by Manfred Grund, secretary-general of the CDU/CSU Parliamentary Group in the Bundestag
Song said that, in recent years, the development of China-Germany relations has kept a strong momentum, with frequent high-level exchanges and continuous new progress in pragmatic cooperation in various areas. At the beginning of the New Year, we are ready to work together with Germany to implement the important consensuses reached by the leaders of the two countries and continue to enrich the China-Germany Comprehensive Strategic Partnership. The German CDU/CSU is an important political force in Germany and the EU. The CPC attaches great importance to its relations with the German CDU/CSU and stands ready to take full advantage of party-to-party dialogues to increase exchanges in governance experience, strengthen mutual understanding and political mutual trust and bring more benefits to the two countries and their peoples.
Grund said that the German government and the German CDU/CSU emphasize friendly relations with China and the CPC and look forward to strengthening party-to-party exchanges and expanding exchanges and win-win cooperation in various areas between China and Germany.