Roseau, Dominica – December 4, 2007…… The Commonwealth of Dominica is seeking to deepen and broaden areas of cooperation with the People’s Republic of China as a fifteen member delegation from Guangdong Province in China continues a four-day visit to Dominica. The delegation which is led by Director General of Foreign Affairs Office of Guangdong Province, Mr. Fu Lang, arrived on island on Sunday.
The purpose of the visit is three-fold:
· Promote the bilateral economic and trade relationship between Dominica and China as a follow-up to the visit by Prime Minister, Honourable Roosevelt Skerrit in April, 2007;
· Gain better knowledge and understanding of Dominica’s economic, trade, cultural and tourism development;
· Source possibilities for cooperation in the areas of trade, culture, and tourism between Dominica and China.