Premier Li Keqiang is set to attend leaders’ meetings on East Asia cooperation from Nov 20 to 23 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The Foreign Ministry says Premier Li will attend the 18th summit between China and ASEAN, the 18th ASEAN Plus Three Summit, as well as the 10th East Asia Summit.
“ASEAN will build a community this year. And next year will mark the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the China-ASEAN dialogue partnership. We hope to take this chance to further plan the future development of the China-ASEAN relations, promote the building of the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, implement the 2+7 cooperation framework, strengthen all-round pragmatic cooperation, upgrade the China-ASEAN relations, and strengthen the building of a China-ASEAN community of common destiny,” said Hong Lei, spokesman of the Foreign Ministry.