Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) and Papua New Guinean Prime Minister Peter O’Neill agreed to boost ties when they met in Port Moresby on Friday. Photo: Reuters

China upgrades relations with strategically important Papua New Guinea

  • President Xi Jinping says China willing to ‘promote bilateral relations to a new comprehensive strategic partnership’
  • Countries also agree to work more closely on projects under Beijing’s Belt and Road Initiative
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Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) and Papua New Guinean Prime Minister Peter O’Neill agreed to boost ties when they met in Port Moresby on Friday. Photo: Reuters
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