Former Dominican Presidents Leonel Fernández and Hipólito Mejía attended the event.
Friday, October 2, 2020 ((rezonodwes.com)) – The People's Republic of China on Thursday celebrated the 71st anniversary of its founding, on October 1, 1949, with the inauguration of a new embassy in the capital of the Dominican Republic.
At the inauguration of the new building, located in the Piantini sector, the Chinese ambassador, Zhang Run, declared that “ it is everyone's home and a reflection of the development and progress of bilateral relations “.
He stressed that his country is proud and confident in its own path of development, “ Of course, given the different realities of each nation, there is not one political system, one development path, and one concept of value in the world. The world is attractive because it is plural and colorful “.
For his part, the Dominican Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Franklin García, speaking on behalf of his government, said that “ the new headquarters of the embassy has symbolic significance, which involves a material representation of the ties between the two countries strengthened in an atmosphere of respect and solidarity “.