Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: APAung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP

Xi Jinping to visit Myanmar next week seeking to boost ties and push China projects

  • It will be the first state visit by a Chinese president to the neighbouring country since Jiang Zemin’s trip 19 years ago
  • Beijing is one of the only major powers to have backed Myanmar over the Rohingya issue

Topic |   Myanmar
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: APAung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
Aung San Suu Kyi meets Xi Jinping during a summit in Beijing in 2017. Xi will visit Myanmar next week. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.