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the Ambassador of the Peoples Republic of China: Tajikistan is the strategic partner of China

Tajikistan is the strategic partner of China. The new ambassador of the Peoples Republic of China in Tajikistan has declared it on Thursday to journalists Li Huejlaj after a MTG with the president of republic Emomali Rahmonovym.

On end of official ceremony of delivery of credentials conversation of the diplomat with Rakhmonov in which course questions of a present status and prospect of bilateral and multilateral cooperation were discussed has taken place, the exchange of opinions on a regional problematics has taken place.

" At us common positions on all questions, - the ambassador of China has told. - now relations of two countries are at a Gud stage of development and at joint efforts of heads of two states we intend to deduce them on more high level ".

He has noticed that China and Tajikistan closely co-operate within the limits of the Shanghai organisation of cooperation and the United Nations.

In its opinion, two countries have a big non-realised potential in cooperation development. " China is ready to go on a MTG to Tajikistan on many questions as it is our strategic partner " - the ambassador has declared.

the Chinese diplomat has added that its country development W Tajikistan trading - economic and transport relations, and also military and humanitarian cooperation now interests.

According to Goskomstat of Tajikistan, for eight MTH 2005 the foreign trade turnover between two countries has made $58,7 million that 40,5 % more than the similar period of last year. Thus import to Tajikistan has made more than $54,5 million, export of the Tadjik goods - $4,1 million.