Wed, 26 Jan 2022

Guinea-Bissau joins Belt and Road Initiative

Xinhua
27 Nov 2021, 21:55 GMT+10

© Provided by Xinhua

BEIJING, Nov. 27 (Xinhua) -- China and Guinea-Bissau have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), making the African nation the latest member of BRI, according to the National Development and Reform Commission, China's top economic planner.

The MOU was signed on Nov. 22 by Chinese Ambassador to Guinea-Bissau Guo Ce and Suzi Carla Barbosa, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Guinea-Bissau, the commission said in a statement.

To date, China has signed more than 200 BRI cooperation documents with 142 countries and 32 international organizations.

More Asia Pacific News

Access More

Sign up for Asia Pacific News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!