China offers to train African and Asian legislators
Tuesday March 22 2016
Mr Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress (NPC), delivers a speech at the 134th Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly in Lusaka, capital of Zambia. PHOTO | DING LIN | XINHUA
Chinese top legislator Zhang Dejiang announced the programme at a breakfast meeting with Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)’s President Saber Chowdhury and parliamentary leaders of Zambia, Rwanda, Kenya, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Cambodia on the sidelines of the 134th IPU Assembly.
At the summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping outlined a raft of measures to strengthen China-Africa ties and announced 10 major plans to boost bilateral win-win cooperation