China foreign minister to visit Guyana and Suriname

Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi. Photo: Wikimedia

By Ray Chickrie
Caribbean News Now contributor

GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Georgetown is once again re-emerging as the diplomatic capital of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and will welcome a high level visit from the foreign minister of China, Wang Yi and a large delegation to Guyana this weekend, September 21-22.

Wang Yi will also pay a visit to neighbouring Suriname, where a large Chinese diaspora exists.

In Guyana, Wang Yi will hold talks with President David Granger, and vice president and minister of foreign affairs, Carl Greenidge to discuss bilateral cooperation, a release from the Guyana Public Information (DPI) confirmed. However, the Chinese minister may also discuss the issue of Chinese nationals’ safety in Guyana…

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