Delegation of over 40 Chinese Mayors visit Gozo on tour
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A delegation of over forty Chinese Mayors recently spent time in Gozo for a cultural tour. This trip took place on the initiative of the Malta China Friendship Society Foundation, with the delegation led by former MP Reno Calleja.
During their visit the Chinese were given the opportunity to visit different areas of Gozo. They also met up with Gozitan Mayors, who siezed on the opportunity to establish new contacts for the future.
The Minister for Gozo, Dr. Anton Refalo, welcomed the Chinese delegation at a meeting held in the conference hall within the Ministry for Gozo. The Minister gave his thanks to the organisers of this event as well as the Chinese delegation.
He said that “the current Government has always had close relations with China and promised that during this administration he will work closely with China’s Ambassador to improve the relationship between the island of Gozo and the great country of China in order to increase trade between the two parties.”
The Mayors from Gozo and China exchanged mementos from their respective localities to mark the occasion.