NEPAL: Nepal and China pledged here Sunday to deepen their friendship and continue to firmly support each other in safeguarding their core interests.
While meeting with visiting Chinese State Councillor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Nepali President Bidya Devi Bhandari said Nepal and China have enjoyed profound friendship and they are good neighbours and good friends.
Nepal is pleased to see that China has made great achievements in its development and Nepal has benefited a lot from China’s development, the Nepali President said.
Nepal will, as always, stay committed to developing friendly relations with China and sticking to the one-China policy, Bhandari said.
Expressing gratitude for China’s selfless assistance in Nepal’s socioeconomic development, especially in the post-quake reconstruction and the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, Bhandari said Nepal is ready to work together with China to push forward the joint building of the Belt and Road.