Published: 16:18, June 11, 2024
Chinese premier to visit New Zealand, Australia, Malaysia
By Xinhua
Chinese Premier Li Qiang attends the opening ceremony of the first China International Supply Chain Expo and the Global Supply Chain Innovation and Development Forum, and delivers a keynote speech in Beijing, capital of China, Nov 28, 2023. (PHOTO / XINHUA)

BEIJING — Chinese Premier Li Qiang will pay official visits to New Zealand, Australia and Malaysia from June 13 to 20, foreign ministry spokesperson Lin Jian announced on Tuesday.

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Li's tour is at the invitation of Prime Minister Christopher Luxon of New Zealand, Prime Minister Anthony Albanese of Australia and Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim of Malaysia.

During his visit to Australia, Premier Li will co-chair the ninth China-Australia Annual Leaders' Meeting with Prime Minister Albanese, Lin added.