Extracts from Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang’s Regular Press Conference on December 6, 2017
Q: First, you just announced Mr. Wang Yi’s visit to New Delhi to attend the Foreign Minister’s meeting of Russia, India and China. Will he also use that opportunity to have bilateral discussions with the top leadership of India? And my second question is about the visit of Maldivian President. Can you just provide us some details? There was controversy regarding the FTA signed between China and Maldives recently. There were the opposition parties in Maldives that have criticized the agreement saying that it is going to end up landing Maldives more in debt. I appreciate your reaction to this.
A: Regarding your first question, as I said just now, Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend the 15th China-Russia-India Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in New Delhi. As far as I learn, on the sidelines of the meeting, Foreign Minister Wang Yi will engage with senior officials of India. We will release relevant information in due course..