Samoa PM Fiame Naomi Mataafa and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi attend an agreements signing ceremony in Apia. Photo: Samoa Observer / AFP
Samoa PM Fiame Naomi Mataafa and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi attend an agreements signing ceremony in Apia. Photo: Samoa Observer / AFP

Samoa signs bilateral agreement with China amid Beijing’s Pacific push

  • The Samoan government said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Samoan PM Fiame Naomi Mata’afa met and discussed ‘climate change, the pandemic, and peace and security’
  • China will continue to provide infrastructural development support to various Samoan sectors and there would be a new framework for future projects ‘to be determined and mutually agreed’

Samoa PM Fiame Naomi Mataafa and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi attend an agreements signing ceremony in Apia. Photo: Samoa Observer / AFP
Samoa PM Fiame Naomi Mataafa and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi attend an agreements signing ceremony in Apia. Photo: Samoa Observer / AFP
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